Elmsford, N.Y.—RD Weis Companies has welcomed Susan White as account executive. She will be responsible for the company’s Boston-area market.
White has experience ranging from management to marketing. Some of her previous roles include buyer and vice president of product development in the textile and fabric field.
“Her multi-faceted background and experience gives her the unique ability to re-craft a fresh approach in Boston, our second-largest market,” said Randy Weis, president of RD Weis.
Livonia, Mich. — RD Weis Companies, a full-service commercial flooring company, has acquired Clean Surfaces LLC.
Weis will assume all the maintenance and service base of Clean Surfaces.
Larry Burgan, formerly with Clean Surfaces, has been named manager of operations.
Flooring Services Inc., a strategic partner of Clean Surfaces, will continue to work with the company on strategic opportunities with both companies.
Rye Brook, N.Y. — Commercial flooring firm RD Weis has promoted several employees into executive positions.
Mike Pendergast, veteran Upstate New York associate, is the new regional vice president, with full responsibility for the sales and operations of the Rochester office. He has been with RD Weis for 15. Ernie Wheeler, an eight-year employee, is the new director of sales, education, and corporate in the Rochester office.
Chris Mancus, a 10-year employee and business leader in the Michigan market, is a regional vice president in Detroit.
Sheri Gorman, a seven-year employee, is the new vice president of marketing/A&D.
Rosa Spoto is the new vice president of administration in the New York area.
by Matthew Spieler
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