Summerlin To Direct Purchasing at Vanair

Vanair Manufacturing announced that Jeffery T. Summerlin has taken the position of director of purchasing for the Michigan City, Ind.-based manufacturer.

Before his new role at Vanair, he was general manager at Fastenal before moving to Sullair. During his time at Sullair, Summerlin was promoted to several positions, including product manager for pneumatic tools, purchasing manager, and materials analyst. Summerlin earned his bachelor's degree in business management from Indiana Wesleyan University.

Vanair is a leading manufacturer of vehicle-mounted air compressors, generators, multi-drive systems and All-In-One Power SystemTM welders, generators, air compressors and battery boosters. It provides custom engineering solutions to the railroad industry.