Ripon, Wis. - July 18, 2011 - Speed Queen, a
leading provider of coin laundry equipment, is pleased to announce
that William Bittner, the brand's North American sales manager, has
been elected to the join the Coin Laundry Association's board of
Bittner will begin serving his two-year term in January. The CLA
board of directors is the policy-making and decision-making body of
the organization. The board represents the entire membership in
guiding the activities and goals of the association. The board is
comprised exclusively of volunteers from within the industry who
donate their time and expertise to the benefit of the industry.
"I look forward to working with the CLA board of directors on
finding ways to continually improve the programs and initiatives
offered to members with the primary goal of strengthening our
industry as a whole," Bittner said.
Bittner has been actively involved with the CLA since April
2007. However, Alliance Laundry Systems has had representation on
the board dating back to the 1960s, said Brian Wallace, president
and chief executive officer of the CLA.
"We're very happy that Bill will be joining our board and
continuing the representation Alliance Laundry Systems has had for
so many years," Wallace said. "We believe Bill will have great
insights into the needs of laundry distributors and store owners,
and we are excited about his future contributions."
More about Speed Queen:
Speed Queen, an Alliance Laundry Systems brand, provides
coin laundry owners with a variety of innovative and reliable
commercial washers, dryers and laundromat equipment. As an
industry leader, Speed Queen is dedicated to providing its market
expertise to help grow the self-serve laundry industry. Based in
Ripon, Wis., Alliance Laundry Systems LLC is a leading global
manufacturer of commercial laundry products and provider of
services for laundromats, multi-housing laundries and on-premises
laundries. Alliance offers a full line of washers and dryers with
load capacities from 12 to 200 pounds. To learn more, visit /.
About the Coin Laundry
The Coin Laundry Association is the trade organization for
the laundry industry. It is made up of a strong, vibrant network of
laundry owners, distributors and manufacturers. With affiliates
throughout the country, a headquarters staff of 11 and a wealth of
resources, anyone is sure to find the answers to their questions
via the association.
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