Brown Promoted to Ecolab President and COO


Ecolab Inc., St. Paul, MN, recently announced that Darrell R. Brown moved into the role of president and COO. Brown previously served as the company’s executive vice president and president, Global Industrial, according to a news release.

DHS Adds Nearly 65,000 Additional Visas for FY ’23


The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), in consultation with the Department of Labor (DOL), recently announced that it will be issuing a regulation that will make available to employers an additional 64,716 H-2B temporary nonagricultural worker visas for fiscal year (FY) 2023, on top of the 66,000 H-2B visas that are normally available each fiscal year.

ALM Announces New Executive Director


The Association for Linen Management (ALM), Richmond, KY, recently announced that it hired Sarah Brobeck to serve as ALM’s new executive director. An experienced leader and industry professional, Brobeck will succeed retiring Executive Director Linda Fairbanks and assume responsibilities on Nov. 1.

Coming Soon in Textile Services: Recruitment/Retention Tips


Staffing shortages pose a major headache for many operators in the linen, uniform and facility services industry. With that in mind, October’s Textile Services will include an article with advice from several human resources consultants for cutting turnover and boosting hiring in a time of post-pandemic uncertainty.

CSCNetwork Appoints New Executive Director


The CSCNetwork Board of Directors recently announced the appointment of linen, uniform and facility services industry veteran Jeff Landry to executive director. Landry takes over the role effective Oct. 1, according to a news release.