Thorsen Named VP & GM, Ecolab Textile Care Division


Ecolab announced Greg Thorsen as the new vice president and general manager, Textile Care Division for Ecolab.

Previously, Thorsen held key executive positions in Ecolab’s Pest Elimination division, including senior vice president and general manager, International, senior vice president and general manager, North America, and vice president of Sales and Operations, North America. During his tenure with Ecolab, he has held a number of positions in operations, new business development and regional management. Thorsen began his career with Ecolab in 1988 as a Pest Elimination service specialist.

Thorsen has served as co-chair and then chair of Ecolab’s Community Giving Campaign, which is part of the company’s national fundraising effort in support of the United Way. He received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of North Dakota and completed the Penn State Executive Program and the University of Chicago Executive Program.