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TRSA President & CEO
703-519-0029, ext. 101


TRSA 9th Annual Legislative Conference Hosts Capitol Hill Speakers, Present Industry Issues to Lawmakers – 04/01/19

TRSA to Host 9th Annual Legislative Conference March 27-28 in DC – 01/14/19

TRSA Succeeds at Reforming California Title 22 – 10/05/18

TRSA Members Advocate, Share Expertise in DC – 3/23/18

Awards Dinner Highlights Day One of Leadership & Legislative Conference – 3/22/18

NYC Licensing Law Takes Effect Jan. 31 – 1/26/17

Association News

TRSA Holds Annual Conference in Napa – 11/07/18  

TRSA Elects Buik Chair and Richardson Vice Chair – 10/30/2018


M&B President Gets TRSA Maglin/Biggie Lifetime Achievement Award – –06/20/19

Prudential President Earns TRSA Operator Lifetime Achievement Award – 06/20/19

TRSA Honors Individuals, Companies for Industry Leadership – 04/01/19

Nominations for 2019 Industry Awards Accepted at TRSA Website Through Feb. 1 – 01/15/19

Highest Industry Accolade to Honor UniFirst’s Croatti at September Conference – 08/30/17


TRSA 2018 Plant Employee Compensation Report Now Available01/22/18

New TRSA Benchmarking Study Available – 10/10/18

Certifications – Clean Green, Hygienically Clean

Hygienically Clean Media Releases are here

Up To Date Laundry of Baltimore Continues Environmental Commitment with Clean Green Recertification – 06/07/19

CooperativeLaundry of Kearny, NJ Achieves Clean Green Certification – 04/26/19

Mohenis Services Inc. Upholds Environmental Commitment – 03/22/19

TRSA and CSCNetwork Partner on Discounted Certification Offer – 03/13/19

Superior Linen Service Continues Environmental Commitment with Clean Green Recertification – 01/18/19

New England’s Crown Uniform & Linen Service Recertifies for Clean Green 12/17/18

Prudential Overall Upholds Commitment with Clean Green Recertification 12/11/2018

Northwest Healthcare Linen Upholds Environmental Commitment with Clean Green Recertification 12/7/2018

Dempsey Uniform and Linen Supply’s Pro-Environment Practices Certified for Three More Years – 11/02/18

Handcraft Linen Services Achieves Clean Green Certification – 10/05/18

Ecotex Healthcare Linen Service Corp Recertifies for Clean Green – 09/07/18

Doritex of Alden NY: Commitment Leads to Dual Certifications – 08/24/18

Crescent Laundry Proves Commitment to Environmental Stewardship – 08/03/18

Fourth-Generation Laundry Earns Clean Green Certification – 07/13/18

Pasadena Laundry Recertified for Clean Green  – 06/08/18

Earth Day Salute: Clean Green Laundries’ Customers – 04/13/18

Supreme Laundry, El Paso, Retains Clean Green Certification – 3/23/18

White Plains Linen Pro-Environment Practices Certified for Three More Years – 2/23/18

Pennsylvania Launderer Again Attains Clean Green Certification – 1/19/18


TRSA Distributes Annual Conference Fees to Charities – 01/12/18

TRSA Conference Cancellation Generates Support for Hurricane Relief – 09/12/17

Human Resources

Production Manager Job Analysis Report Presented at TRSA’s Production Summit – 10/12/18


ITSA to Host World Textile Services Congress in 2020 – 06/22/19

ITSA Launches New Website – 06/21/19

Professional Development

TRSA 106th Annual Conference Expands Content, Schedule – 05/30/2019

August Canadian Summit Features HLS, K-Bro and Topper Tours – 05/03/19

TRSA 9th Annual Legislative Conference Hosts Capitol Hill Speakers, Present Industry Issues to Lawmakers – 04/01/19

TRSA to Host 9th Annual Legislative Conference March 27-28 in DC – 01/14/19

TRSA Unveils New Production Manager Certificate – 03/19/19

PMI: 30 Years of Educating Production Managers – 03/08/19

EMI: Creating Strong Leaders Through Networking and Education – 03/08/19

TRSA Clean Show Experience: Networking, Professional Development in The Big Easy – 02/14/19

2nd Annual Leadership Summit Welcomes NFL Icon Archie Manning as Keynote Speaker – 02/08/19

Lighting Up Vegas: TRSA’s December Summiteers Enjoy Keynote, Senior Sales and Marketing Panel – 01/19/19

TRSA – Three Opportunities for Professional Development in Dallas, April 9-12 – 01/17/19

TRSA to Host 9th Annual Legislative Conference March 27-28 in DC – 01/14/19

TRSA’s 7th Annual Healthcare Conference: Highlights Include Market Trends Update, Alsco Plant Tour – 12/17/18

Hospitality Expert to Headline TRSA’s Inaugural Hospitality Conference – 11/08/18

TRSA Marketing and Sales Summit Heads to Vegas – 09/06/18

TRSA Launches Brand-New Podcasts – 08/27/18

Healthcare Conference Takes on Market Trends, Manpower Growth and Technology Advances – 08/21/18

TRSA Offers Italian Innovation Immersion Following EXPOdetergo – 07/27/18

Montreal Bound: Canadian Production Summit & Plant Tours – 07/25/18

MMI: Enhance Skills, Pick Up Effective, Efficient Maintenance Practices – 07/05/18

Philly Production Summit: Planning Skills, Problem Solving and Plant Tours – 07/03/18

Payoff from PMI Investment in Savvy Managers Looks Crucial in 2018 – 05/31/18

Grow Young Managers into Valued Assets with TRSA’s 54th Annual EMI – 05/31/18

CEOs Gather at TRSA Healthcare Conference – 11/29/17

4 Tours Highlight February TRSA Production Summit Agenda – 11/15/17

TRSA Introduces Linen and Uniform Service Customer Membership – 11/02/17

TRSA Sets 2018 Professional Development Event Schedule – 10/25/17

Healthcare Conference to Feature Exchange Meetings with Associates – 09/26/17

TRSA Schedules More Local Networking Dinners for Industry Executives – 08/25/17

Upcoming TRSA Annual Conference Packed with Education Sessions – 07/11/17

Recruiting: TRSA Teams with Manufacturing Inst. – 3/6/17

TRSA DC Conference: Your Guide to the Trump Era! – 1/6/17

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TRSA in the News


California Healthcare Laundries Gain Flexibility, American Laundry News, Oct. 10, 2018

TRSA Helps to Reform California Title 22, American Cleaning and Hygiene, Oct. 3, 2018

Don’t Blame Delivery Vehicles for Increased Traffic, Crains New York Business, July 27, 2018

TRSA Members Collaborate to Keep Industry Growth on Track, Laundry & Cleaning News International, March 27, 2018

NYC Law Impacting Commercial Laundries, OPLs Takes Effect Tuesday, American Laundry News, January 30, 2017

New Measure Impacting Commercial Laundries in New York City Takes Effect January 31, Textile World Magazine, January 25, 2017

TRSA DC Leadership & Legislative Conference to Forecast Trump Era Impacts, Textile World News, January 11, 2017


Hart Receives Lifetime Achievement Award, LaGrange Daily News, July 25, 2018

Certifications – Clean Green, Hygienically Clean

TRSA Responds to UK Study on C.difficile: Unnecessarily Alarming, Healthcare Purchasing News, Oct. 10, 2018

Industry Responds to UK Healthcare C.diff Report, American Laundry News, Oct. 30, 2018

TRSA says UK Study on C.difficile is “”Unnecessarily Alarming,” Laundry and Cleaning News International, Oct. 25, 2018

Sharing the Value of Certification, Accreditation, American Laundry News, May 17, 2018

Paris Company CEO to Serve on New Advisory Board, The Progress News, May 7, 2018

TRSA Names HCH Advisory Board, Laundry & Cleaning News International, Laundry & Cleaning News International, May 2, 2018

TRSA President & CEO Joseph Ricci Appointed to the Virginia Tech Pamplin College of Business Hospitality and Tourism Management Advisory Board, Textile World, April 28, 2018

Charleston Laundry Earns State’s Food Safety Certification,, September 10, 2017

Building a Green Supply Chain for Hotels, Lodging Magazine, May 23, 2017

AmiPride Services Achieves ‘Clean Green’ Certification for Three Additional Years, Textile World Magazine, April 20, 2017

Surprise Inspection finds Improper Care of Linens at UPMC Shadyside, Tribune-Review, April 7, 2017

Outsourced Hotel Laundries: The Value of Certification, March 28, 2017

Twelfth Crothall Laundry Earns HCH Certification, Laundry and Cleaning News, March 1, 2017

Hygienically Clean hosts users group teleconference to share resources and information regarding the UPMC mold case, Healthcare Purchasing News, February 20, 2017

C. diff transmission via soiled linen, Healthcare Purchasing News, February 20, 2017

Hygienically Clean Helps Launch APIC Online Infection Prevention Resource, Textile World, February 13, 2017

Agencies Reject Report Linking Linens to Deaths, Laundry and Cleaning News International, February 3, 2017

Increased Validation for Healthcare Standard, Laundry and Cleaning News International, January 6, 2017

Two More UniFirst Plants Earn Hygienically Clean Food Safety Certification, Textile World Magazine, January 3, 2017


TRSA, Cadillac Uniforms and Linen Supply  Contribute to PR Recovery Efforts, News Is My Business, Apr. 25, 2018


Consider Linen as Part of the Food Safety Supply Chain, Catersource, May 8, 2017


California Healthcare Laundries Gain Flexibility, American Laundry News, Oct. 10, 2018

Laundering Scrubs: Is There a Risk? Health News Digest, Jan. 10, 2018


Comparing European and American Hotel Laundry  Models, Lodging Magazine, Oct. 23, 2018

As Hotels Adopt New Tech, Where are the Innovations in Hotel Laundry, Lodging Magazine, April 24, 2018

The Economics of Off-Premise Laundry, Lodging Magazine, April 25, 2017

Op-ed: Commercial Laundries Serve Hospitals Safely and Effectively, March 20, 2017


For a Membership Boost, Connect Your CEO to Content Strategy, Associations Now, April 4, 2018

Professional Development

Get ‘the Dirt’ on the New TRSA e-Learning Opportunity – 05/09/19

Hospitality Expert to Headline TRSA’s Inaugural Hospitality Conference, American Laundry News, January 2, 2019

TRSA Safety Summit Builds on Injury Prevention Success, Laundry and Cleaning News, May 21, 2018

Healthcare Laundry Community Gathers to Discuss Trends, Best Practices and Innovations, American Laundry News, January 3, 2017

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