Leadership Forum
17 Aug 2020

The America’s Best Cleaners Leadership Forum is a place for our industry’s thought leaders to come together and share how they have managed and reacted to the current business environment, and what steps their businesses are taking to plan for the future ahead. Join us as we embark on a six-part monthly free online video forum where the leaders from various sectors of our industry share what they are doing to maintain continuity and how they are pivoting to meet the challenges we will be facing together in the future.

FORUM #1
9/16/2020 – 1:00 PM PT

RICHARD FITZPATRICK
Vice President, Kreussler Inc

WESLEY NELSON
President, Sankosha

DAVE TROEMEL
Partner, BeCreative360

TOM BEIDLE
General Manager, Spot Business Systems

SASHA ABLITT
CEO, Ablitts Fine Cleaners & Launderers


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FORUM #2
10/14/2020 – 1:00 PM PT

VICTOR WILLIAMS
Vice President, Union Drycleaning

HARRY CARANZA
President, Select Risk

CHRISTA HAGEARTY
President, Dependable Cleaners

DAN MILLER
CEO, Mulberrys Garmentcare

JEFF SCHAPIRO
President, Cleaners Supply


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FORUM #3
11/11/2020 – 1:00 PM PT

TIM MAXWELL
President, Greenearth Cleaning

MICHAEL HARRIS
Owner, Oceanside Cleaners

WAYNE WUDYKA
CEO, The Huntington Company

HABIB VEERA
President, Door to Door Cleaners

RYAN LUETZOW
Owner, Luetzow Industries


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FORUM #4
12/9/2020 – 1:00 PM PT

MARY SCALCO
Executive Director, Drycleaners & Laundry Institute (DLI)

TOM STITES
President, Unipress

CATHERINE MCCANN
CEO Best Cleaners NY, Partner America’s Best Cleaners

JAMES PEUSTER
Owner, The RoutePros

TONY STEPHENS
President, Tower Cleaners


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FORUM #5
1/13/2021 – 1:00 PM PT

LESLIE SCHAEFFER
CEO Textile Care Allied Trades Association (TCATA)

KERMIT ENGH
Owner, Fashion Cleaners & Managing Director Methods for Management

DAVE COYLE
Team Leader and Owner of In The Bag Cleaners & Maverick Drycleaners

DIANNE LEE
Chief Operating Officer, JSK Companies which include: The Press Dry Cleaning & Laundry

KURT WICKISER
Executive Vice President, Seitz, The Fresher Company, Inc.


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FORUM #6
2/10/2021 – 1:00 PM PT

NATHANIAL DUBASIC
Project Director, Metalprogetti USA

JOEL LYONS
CEO, Lyons, Evans Restoration

NICOLE KIRBY
Manager of Client Success, Spot Business Systems

MONICA MANTOR
Vice President, Balford Cleaners

MARK HATCH
General Manager, The French Cleaner