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PQIA SUPPORTERS


The Petroleum Quality Institute of America is able to serve buyers and consumers of lubricants through the generous support of: 

 

 Afton Chemical
 
Chemlube International 

  

CHS Inc.

Chevron Products

CITGO

Eni USA R&M Co. Inc. 


 
Lubricating Specialties Company
 
Lubrizol

Phillips 66

Pinnacle Oil

Safety-Kleen


 Universal Lubricants
 
 

Lubricant Distributor Supporters

 


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PQIA ADVISORY BOARD
The Petroleum Quality Institute of America's Advisory Board comprises a distinguished group of professionals with prominence in a broad range of fields in the lubricants business.

 

The role of the Advisory Board is to provide PQIA's management with guidance, advice, recommendations and counsel in how to best pursue PQIA's purpose and mission.



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April 17, 2013
PQIA's mission is to serve the consumers of lubricants by testing and reporting on the quality and integrity of lubricants in the marketplace.

David Fenderson Joins the Petroleum Quality 

Institute of America Advisory Board    
David Fenderson,  Vice President of Marketing, Industrial Sales, and Product Development for GH Berlin-Windward
The Petroleum Quality Institute of America (PQIA) is pleased to announce that David Fenderson, Vice President of Marketing, Industrial Sales, and Product Development for GH Berlin-Windward, joins the other
prestigious companies on PQIA's Advisor Board (AB) to help assure the quality and integrity of lubricants in the market.

PQIA's AB includes, Chevron, Infineum, Afton, Lubrizol, Warren Oil, Phillips 66, CITGO
Lubricants, Lubricating Specialties Company (LSC), Pinnacle Oil, Warren Distribution, and now, GH
Berlin-Windward.

PQIA's President Thomas F. Glenn says "David helps round out our Advisory Board by bringing in the unique and highly valued insights, expertise, and experience of a lubricant distributor." Understanding lubricant distributors touch close to 80% of the lubricants sold in the US, Glenn says," David's perspectives and advice add high value to our already strong and tremendously talented Advisory Board."

David is serving as Vice President of Marketing, Industrial Sales, and Product Development for GH Berlin-Windward since the merger of the two companies in 2011.  Prior to that, David served in a similar capacity with Windward Petroleum.  David held the position of marketer principal at Maine Lubrication Service from 1985 until 2004 in which he managed the sales organization and led his company through several expansions and acquisitions.  In 2004 Maine Lubrication Service merged with Windward Petroleum. David is a 1985 graduate of Hobart College and holds a BA in economics.

David Fenderson says "I am pleased to have the opportunity to serve on PQIA's advisory board. We believe in PQIA's mission and that PQIA has proven to be an effective and positive agent of change in the lubricants business,"   Further, "the lubricant marketer has a significant responsibility in delivering quality API-ILSAC licensed products to the professional installer, we applaud PQIA's progress in protecting the retail public"

About GH Berlin-Windward

GH Berlin - Windward, headquartered in East Hartford, CT is a leading lubricant distributor in the Northeast. The company has been in business since 1920 and has distribution facilities in Harford and Canterbury, CT, Manchester, NH, Westbrook and Hampden, ME., St. Johnsbury and Rutland VT, Dover, NJ. and Syracuse NY.   Lubricants marketed by GH Berlin - Windward include Mobil, Valvoline, Chevron, Castrol, Phillips 66, Shell, Petro-Canada, Peak, and Motorcraft.  GH Berlin-Windward also markets lubricants, coolants, and ancillary chemicals under their own brand, Navi-Guard.  For more information please visit www.windwardpetroleum.com or www.ghberlin.com

About PQIA

The Petroleum Quality Institute of America (PQIA) is an independent resource for information and insights on the quality and integrity of lubricants in the marketplace. The institute tests and publishes brand specific data on its website at www.pqia.org. The Petroleum Quality Institute of America Advisory Board comprises leading professionals with prominence in a broad range of fields related to the lubricants business. Click for PQIA AB members   
    
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