Company Timeline

Manufacturer’s Representative and Stocking Distributor of Pumps, Process Equipment, Tanks, Grinders, and other Fluid Handling Solutions since 1976


1976

George Zimmer starts Daparak, Inc.

Daparak’s corporate office was an apartment in Greensboro, NC from 1976-1978 while George pounded the streets building Daparak


1978

George’s sons Roger, Paul, and David joined the company

Moyno requested that Daparak expand its territory to include both northern and southern Virginia. Daparak opened sales and support offices in both Virginia Beach and Roanoke, VA


1980

Daparak became a stocking distributor for several key vendors. Today we maintain a million-dollar inventory of pumps, parts and equipment.


1984

George begins his semi-retirement and hands the company ownership to his sons


2001

Daparak purchased J.D. Mangle and Associates to expand its territory into Western, NC and South Carolina


2003

Jimmy Zimmer, Roger’s oldest son, joins Daparak as a Logistics Specialist


2013

Daparak selected as the municipal rep for most of Grundfos branded products in Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina


2017

David Zimmer retires and Roger Zimmer becomes sole President


2019

Roger Zimmer passes away after 42 years of service to Daparak

Wendy Zimmer, Roger’s wife, takes over as President. Wendy previously served as the accountant for Daparak since 1989 and continues to oversee the accounting and financial aspects of the business.


2020

Roger and Wendy’s youngest son, Justin, joins Daparak after graduating from Radford University and serving in the United States Army


Present

Daparak continues to thrive and serve the industrial and municipal markets throughout Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina.

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