August 10, 2021

CANTON, OH—Brandyn M. Eckhart has been promoted to President of AFD Industries, according to Richard E. Vinciquerra.

A native of Seattle, WA, Eckhart began his career in the elevator industry at AFD Industries in 2016 as a sales representative and was promoted to National Accounts Manager in 2018.

Eckhart is a graduate of Malone University in Canton, OH with a B.A. in communications. He also attended Chabot College in Hayward, CA, where he earned an associate degree in social science.

In addition to his role at AFD, Eckhart will assume the position of President of LMG Industries, an AFD subsidiary located in Hammond, IN.
AFD Industries has more than 60 years’ experience in supplying high quality components to the elevator industry. With corporate operations in Canton, OH, its products are stocked in warehouses strategically located throughout North America. For more information, visit


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