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Girbau NA Welcomes Military Vet Roberts to Staff

Assumes service support technician role

OSHKOSH, Wis. — Commercial laundry equipment manufacturer Girbau North America (GNA) recently welcomed military service veteran James Roberts to its staff as service support technician.

In his new role, Roberts handles daily communications with GNA product end-users and distributor technicians to help troubleshoot and resolve laundry product technical issues.

Additionally, he’s responsible for conducting service training, repairing machinery, helping develop training videos and assisting with product improvement and development.

He brings eight years of experience as a generator/power systems technician and eight years of experience as a U.S. Army signal system support specialist and individual ready reserve sergeant.

“James brings a lot of technical service experience to GNA, along with an enthusiasm for helping customers,” says Shannon Rose, commercial technical service manager. “This fits in nicely with our goals and team philosophy.”

“I like to troubleshoot and help people,” says Roberts. “Working at GNA has been a great experience thus far and I am looking forward to learning more about the products.”

GNA boasts a sizable portfolio of commercial, industrial and vended laundry products from brands that include Continental Girbau®, Girbau Industrial®, Sports Laundry Systems®, Poseidon Textile Care Systems®, Express Laundry Centers® and OnePress®.

Girbau North America hires James Roberts

James Roberts has been hired by Girbau North America (GNA) as a service support technician. Among other duties, Roberts handles daily communications with GNA product end-users and distributor technicians to help troubleshoot and resolve product technical issues. (Photo: Girbau North America)

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