MK Battery taps Merdinger as president

Thursday, October 4, 2018

ANAHEIM, Calif. – MK Battery has named Wayne Merdinger as its new president. Merdinger succeeds Mark Wels, who co-founded the company in 1983. “Wayne is the consummate dedicated professional with whom we have all had the pleasure of working since 2006 when he joined us as head of international business development,” said Wels in a press release. Merdinger has served as MK’s executive vice president and general manager since 2013. Wels will continue to serve on the board of directors and as vice president and general manager of MK’s parent company, East Penn Manufacturing Co.