During the Clean Show, Milnor hosted a banquet and awards ceremony for its dealer network to celebrate the previous years’ sales efforts. The following top sales awards were presented to Milnor dealers by Pellerin Milnor President and CEO James W. Pellerin.
The 2017-2018 Key Man winners were: Bill Bell of Steiner-Atlantic Corporation, Miami, FL; Wayne Currie of Dalex Company, Concord, ON; Steve Hickey of TLC Tri-State Laundry Companies, Valdosta, GA; David Johnson of Pellerin Laundry Machinery Sales Company, Kenner, LA; Rich McKevitt of Steiner-Atlantic Corporation, Miami, FL; Carl Rees of Loomis Brothers Equipment Company, Fenton, MO; Gabe Rees of Loomis Brothers Equipment Company, Fenton, MO; Shawn Ryan of Pellerin Laundry Machinery Sales Company, Kenner, LA; Barry Speizman of TLC Tri-State Laundry Companies, Valdosta, GA; Chris Tabling of O’Dell Equipment & Supply, Louisville, KY; Ralph Tuccillo of Steiner-Atlantic Corporation, Miami, FL; and Kyle Zabrin of Equipment International, Skokie, IL.
Carl Rees was also presented with the “Lifetime Key Man Award” for receiving the Key Man award eleven times as of 2019 – the most any Milnor dealer has been named a Key Man. Rees also recently announced his retirement from Loomis Brothers after 39 years with the company.
Milnor named Doug Gruber of A&B Equipment, Saginaw, MI; and Rick Thurman of Laundry and Cleaners Equipment Company, Phoenix, AZ, as “Star Performers.”
TLC Tri-State Laundry Companies’ Bob Halpin was awarded with the “Against All Odds” plaque for his persistence and success in sales.
Florian Ott of Milnor Deutschland Vertriebspartner GmbH in Germany was presented with the “Innovator” Award for his creativity and dedication in his marketing and sales efforts.
Milnor also named Brian McCann with Equipment International the “Rookie of the Year.”
Clean ‘19 marked the 25th anniversary as a full line Milnor dealer for Appliance Traders and Oy Vestek A.B. and the 50th anniversary for Servicios Tecnicos SA.
Milnor’s Top Five dealers were also recognized. Beginning with first place, these dealers were: Pellerin Laundry Machinery Sales Company, Western State Design, TLC Tri-State Laundry Companies, Steiner-Atlantic Corporation, and Yankee Equipment Systems.
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