BEACON FALLS, Conn. — Jim Stiles, a commercial laundry professional who has worked in various equipment sales positions since 1985, has joined the Lavatec Laundry Technology (LLT) staff as a regional sales manager.
He will manage the company’s Southern regional office in Huntsville, Ala., where he has been based since 1997.
Stiles’ experience and reputation for working with customers to provide solutions makes him the ideal choice for the job, says Tom Washbrook, LLT’s vice president of operations.
“Jim has enjoyed success throughout his career. He has a knack for identifying with customers and finding the right fit for each and every commercial laundry operation. Jim understands the new direction our company is taking in developing products with benefits that elevate productivity and profitability for our customers. I expect him to be a good addition to our team.”
LLT’s positioning in the marketplace influenced Stiles’ decision to join the company, he says.
“Lavatec Laundry Technology offers energy-efficient, quality-manufactured, sturdy equipment, and they have an expanding presence in our industry,” he says. “With the variety of new equipment they introduced recently at the Clean Show, LLT virtually has a solution for every laundry situation.”