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December 12, 2013

Chelsea Beyer Promoted to Senior Vice President, Sales & Service of Zep Vehicle Care Inc.

EAGAN, MN. – December 12, 2013 -- Zep Vehicle Care, a leading provider of chemical solutions to the car wash industry, is excited to announce the promotion of Chelsea Beyer to Senior Vice President, Sales & Service. Chelsea will be leading the sales team in the Vehicle Care division of Zep Inc.

Chelsea joined Zep Inc. with the acquisition of Ecolab’s Vehicle Care division, and has been a key player with the company for 10 years. Her most recent role was Vice President – Corporate Accounts. During her career with Vehicle Care, Beyer has held various roles, including Corporate Accounts Manager, Marketing Manager, and Area Vice President – Canada. Chelsea also holds a Masters Degree in Business from the College of St. Scholastica.

“Chelsea’s drive, intelligence, industry knowledge, leadership ability, and passion for our business and team, position her for great success as our sales team leader as we continue to drive growth and expand our industry leadership.” said Darrin Baum, Vice President, General Manager of Zep Vehicle Care Inc.

Zep Vehicle Care, the largest solutions provider to the vehicle care industry, was created in December of 2012 with Zep Inc.’s purchase of Ecolab’s Vehicle Care division and subsequent consolidation of Zep’s car wash division and Niagara truck wash business. The new Vehicle Care group has 150 employees, 90 distributors, and represents Armor All Professional®, Blue Coral®, Rain-X®, Black Magic®, and Zep® brands.

“I am excited to work with a team of outstanding professionals in our associates and customers alike” says Beyer. “Zep Vehicle Care continues to be a dynamic business, committed to helping our customers grow revenues and profits with our strong brands like Armor All and Rain X, and through personal service delivered by our direct and distributor sales and service teams.” 

About Zep, Inc.

Zep Inc., with fiscal year 2013 net sales of approximately $690 million, is a leading consumable chemical packaged goods company selling a wide variety of high-performance chemicals that help professionals and prosumers clean, maintain and protect their assets. We are focused on the attractive industry dynamics of the transportation market and the industrial maintenance and repair operation ("MRO") market, which together now comprise approximately 60% of our revenue with the balance derived from sales into the facilities maintenance vertical. We market these products and services under well recognized and established brand names, such as Zep®, Zep Commercial®, Zep Professional®, Enforcer®, National Chemical™, Selig™, Misty®, Next Dimension™, Petro®, i-Chem®, TimeMist®, TimeWick™, MicrobeMax®, Country Vet®, Konk®, Original Bike Spirits®, Blue Coral®, Black Magic®, Rain-X®, Niagara National™, FC Forward Chemicals®, Rexodan®, Mykal™, and a number of private label brands. Founded in 1937, some of Zep Inc.'s brands have been in existence since 1896. Zep Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Visit our website at