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Southfield, MI, June 26, 2017 —Lilly Epstein Stotland has been named President of Vesco Oil Corporation. Vesco Oil Corporation is one of the largest distributors of branded automotive and industrial lubricants in the United States and a leading recycler of used oil and antifreeze. Stotland joined the company in 2004, and previously served as General Manager. She is a co-owner and also serves on the company’s Board of Directors.

“It is an honor to take on this new role at Vesco Oil. I look forward to working closely with our leadership team to execute our strategic growth objectives,” said Stotland. “I move forward with a deep appreciation and respect for our capable employees, customers, and our suppliers, and hold closely the values that are the foundation of our business.”

Lilly Epstein Stotland has managed strategic acquisitions, and geographic expansion of the company. She also serves as President of Visible Solutions Midwest, LLC, an affiliated company that licenses patented washer solvent products. Prior to joining Vesco Oil in 2004, she was a Financial Analyst at Goldman Sachs in New York.

“Lilly has brought fine leadership to the Company and has remained true to the core values that have propelled our growth and success since the company’s founding in 1947,” said Vesco Oil CEO Donald Epstein.

Vesco Oil Chairman of the Board, Marjory Winkelman Epstein, said, “This is an important day for Vesco Oil. As we proudly celebrate our 70th anniversary, it brings us great pleasure to announce the appointment of Lilly Epstein Stotland as President. Lilly has demonstrated sustained outstanding leadership capabilities, and is well-equipped to guide the company forward as it faces the challenges that lie ahead in the industry.”

Stotland earned a bachelor’s degree in economics cum laude from Harvard University, and was a recipient of John Harvard and Harvard College Scholarships for highest academic distinction. She also holds a master’s degree in business administration with distinction from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business.

In the last six years, Vesco Oil has expanded its business with existing suppliers and has five new locations in Cleveland, Columbus, Wauseon, and Dayton, Ohio, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Vesco Oil is one of the largest distributors of ExxonMobil and Valvoline branded lubricants. Other key supplier relationships include Castrol, Perkins Products, Inc., CAM2, Motorcraft, MOC Products, and Fortech Products.

About Vesco Oil Corporation:

Vesco Oil Corporation is an ISO 9001 – 14001 certified and environmentally conscientious distributor, providing automotive and industrial customers with a full range of high quality lubricants and supporting services. Founded in 1947 by Eugene Epstein, Vesco Oil Corporation is one of the largest distributors of branded automotive and industrial lubricants in the United States and is a leading recycler of used oil and antifreeze. The company also is a full service provider of automotive appearance products, operates a full line of metalworking fluids and a leading provider of bulk windshield washer solvent and antifreeze. Vesco Oil Corporation is a majority women-owned business, receiving Certification from the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council. For more information, please call 800-527-5358 or visit