GLEN MILLS, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Axalta Coating Systems, a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, hosted Congressman Bob Goodlatte, serving Virginia’s Sixth Congressional District, at its Front Royal plant on September 8, 2014.
Congressman Goodlatte is visiting select industries in the area in support of local economic growth. Lou Papa, Axalta Plant Manager, hosted the congressman who addressed a large group of employees.
“We enjoyed visiting with Congressman Goodlatte. Our Front Royal plant manufactures and distributes high quality paint products for customers in the Refinish and Industrial markets. We are proud of our team members and our products, and we are pleased that he took the time to visit our facility,” said Papa.
“Axalta has an important presence in Warren County – both employing many hardworking individuals and helping to stimulate the local economy,” said Congressman Goodlatte. “I was delighted to visit the Front Royal facility to learn more about the work they are doing and take questions from team members on some of the issues facing our nation today. I thank Lou Papa and the team members in Front Royal for welcoming me.”
Axalta is a leading global company focused solely on coatings and providing customers with innovative, colorful, beautiful and sustainable solutions. From light OEM vehicles, automotive refinish and commercial vehicles to electric motors, buildings and pipelines, our coatings are designed to prevent corrosion, increase productivity and enable the materials we coat to last longer. With more than 145 years of experience in the coatings industry, the 12,000 people of Axalta continue to find ways to serve our more than 120,000 customers in 130 countries better every day with the finest coatings, application systems and technology. For more information visit axaltacoatingsystems.com and follow us @axalta on twitter.