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October 15, 2013

James Young Hired as Director of National Accounts for Tacony Corporation

FORT WORTH, TX — Tacony Corporation, a leading manufacturer of sewing machines, home and commercial floor care equipment, ceiling fans and lighting, as well as a wide spectrum of professional cleaning tools and equipment, has recently hired James Young to be the company’s new Director of National Accounts.  

In his new role, Young will oversee and foster the growth of Tacony’s national accounts for many Tacony brands, including the ones prominent in the jansan industry—Tornado, Powr-Flite, CFR, and Truvox.

Young has considerable experience in various segments of the professional cleaning industry.  

Before coming to Tacony, he worked for such large and well-known companies as Karcher, where he was also National Sales Director; Windsor, working as Territory Account Manager; and Waxie Sanitary Supply, employed as a Service Center Manager and Equipment Specialist.

“We are very excited to have James join our team,” says Chief Executive Officer Ken Tacony.  “He is experienced and talented and we know he will help us grow our jansan divisions and provide the cleaning solutions required by end-customers in our industry.”

About Tacony Corporation
Headquartered in St. Louis and found in 1946 by Nick Tacony, Tacony Corp. is a privately held manufacturing and distribution company operating in four strategic business units: household vacuum cleaners, commercial floor care products, home sewing products and ceiling fans. With more than 650 associates in 12 offices around the world, Tacony’s mission is to create long-lasting relationships that are based on trust and feel like family. For more information, visit http://www.tacony.com.