Speed Queen, the global leader in laundromat equipment, honored its top distributors at an evening reception held July 30, in Atlanta prior to The Clean Show.

“It was certainly an inspiring evening to have the whole Speed Queen commercial family in one room again and celebrate their collective greatness,” said Eric Meyers, general manager of on-premises laundry and laundromat segments for Alliance Laundry Systems.

The night’s most prestigious award – Speed Queen Distributor of the Year – went to Star Distributing of Tennessee. They also earned the Finance Partner of the Year honor for continuing to expand Speed Queen’s financing presence in their market.

“Michael Davis and his entire team set a very high bar for excellence,” Meyers said. “They place customer service at the top of their priority list and it shows in the loyalty of their customer base.”

Star has been extremely active in helping develop new laundromat locations for investors. The business has a rich history of meeting the laundry needs of clients in and around Tennessee

Other Speed Queen award winners on the night, included:

  • Outstanding Growth – Hermes Commercial Laundry Equipment, Bloomington, Ill.
  • Outstanding Performer – Valley Washers Inc., Harrisonburg, Va.
  • Outstanding Performer – Statewide Machinery Inc., Batavia, NY

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