Leonard Laundry

Meese’s Ryan Named TRSA’s Education Committee Chair


Meese, Inc., a member of the Tingue family of companies, announced that J.R. Ryan, President of Meese, has been named Chairman of TRSA’s Education Committee for the next 2 years.

This committee provides strategic direction for TRSA professional development to the TRSA Board of Directors, Chair and staff including identifying fundamental and emerging issues and topics for TRSA programs overall, including Institutes, Conferences, Summits and Webinars. It also assists in identifying and developing volunteers with general and specific industry knowledge and expertise including program task force members, speakers, question writers and reviewers.

Joseph Ricci, TRSA’s President and CEO says “J.R.’s versatility, range of knowledge and willingness to share successes and mistakes with participants has been very beneficial to the association and it’s members.”

J.R. Ryan is also a regular instructor at TRSA’s Annual Production Management Institute (PMI), has spoken at TRSA’s Leadership Summit and presents regularly at TRSA’s Production Summits.  “It’s been a pleasure working with the TRSA staff as part of the Education Committee the past few years as well as instructing Year 2 students at PMI,” says Ryan.

Joseph Ricci, TRSA President and CEO, adds, “J.R.’s ability to facilitate panels and offer subject matter expertise (SME) on a wide range of operational and managerial issues makes him a popular speaker at TRSA events.”

Meese was founded in 1931.  Its line of quality Poly-Trux, Bulk-Trux, Shelf-Trux, Utility-Trux and Tilt-Trux are built to serve specific hauling, transportation and storage needs of customers in a variety of industries such as laundry, recycling, and materials handling. Their newest line of innovative products include the Linen Locker, created for secure and safe indoor/outdoor collection of bulk items, as well as FDA-approved X-Ray metal detectable containers for safer use in the food processing industry along with the “Pool Shot” line of recreational products.

For more information visit the company’s web site:  Meese

Or contact Dan Rodriguez, National Sales Manager, Meese, 812-801-9969, drodriguez@meese-inc.com