NAPERVILLE, Ill. — Solvair LLC is expanding in response to increased demand from drycleaners. The company recently opened a West Coast office in La Jolla, Calif., and added several people to its sales staff, naming Blain Wrench vice president of sales.
Solvair also added regional sales managers throughout the United States. Based in San Diego, Chris Laudando is responsible for Arizona, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. Based in Dallas, James Deaton covers Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin.
Based in Atlanta, Jon Beard is responsible for Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. Bob Joel, based in Albany, N.Y., covers Connecticut, Delaware, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont and Washington, D.C. Canadian drycleaners can contact Brian Hatt, R.R. Street & Co. sales manager.