STIHL’s Fred J. Whyte Recognized as an EDA Honorary Member

Association News – October 29, 2015

​The Equipment Dealers Association (EDA), formerly known as the North American Equipment Dealers Association, recognized Fred J. Whyte, retiring president of STIHL Inc. in Virginia Beach, VA, as an Honorary Member of the association. Whyte has been a part of the STIHL organization for more than 44 years, including the past 23 years as president of STIHL Inc. His support of independent dealers and dealer associations was acknowledged with the award. The presentation was made at the 2015 Green Industry and Equipment Expo in Louisville, Ky. Joe Dykes, VP of Industry Relations, presented Whyte with the association’s Honorary Membership.