RIPON, Wis. — Southeastern Laundry Equipment was recently presented the 2011 Distributor of the Year award by laundry equipment manufacturer UniMac.
“Southeastern Laundry Equipment consistently proves to be a model distributor and continues to impress us with their dedication to customers from beginning to end,” says Bill Brooks, national sales manager for UniMac.
The Distributor of the Year award is given to the top performing UniMac distributor based on total sales volume for the year. Southeastern Laundry Equipment has been honored with this award 14 of the past 16 years, most recently in 2010.
Southeastern was founded in 1976 in Marietta, Ga., by Trebor Brown and has been a UniMac distributor from the start. The company has grown over the years and now employs more than 50 staff members with a combined 300-plus years of commercial laundry experience. Southeastern provides services to most of Georgia, Florida, Alabama and southern Tennessee.
“Each year that we are fortunate enough to win this award, our entire organization is humbled by the experience, and we give full credit to our wonderful sales staff for the exceptional job they do,” says Cindy Richie, Southeastern’s vice president and general manager. “We represent UniMac because it strives to be best in class, and the support we receive from the factory experts is truly amazing. We couldn’t ask for a better relationship.”