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Fairmont Supply names new president

| Friday, May 6, 2011

Fairmont Supply Co. named Van Compagni, its vice president of sales and marketing, to succeed Richard L. Layton as president of the company effective June 1. Layton is retiring from the Canonsburg-based distributor of industrial supplies after 32 years.

He has been president since April 2003 and grew the business substantially, to 34 locations in 14 states.

Compagni joined Fairmont Supply in January 1980 in Price, Utah, and has been in his position since 2006. Fairmont Supply is a subsidiary of Consol Energy Inc.

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