Jim Young Laundry Equipment was established in 1996 by Jim Young himself, and his wife Diane. Previously Jim had worked within the commercial appliance repair industry for over a decade, while Diane was educated in both business management and accounting. With combining both of their skill sets Jim Young Laundry Equipment was created.
Since the beginning they have maintained a successful business built on a foundation of trust, and hard work. With a known reputation of providing quality service, based off of their honesty and integrity. They are now a distributor for Alliance Laundry providing OPLS , Primus and SpeedQueen OPL, coin-operated laundry equipment.
They have also just become the Canadian Distributor for Omni Solutions. A specialist company providing oxidation and disinfection in the laundry industry. Widely used in the health care sectors and in the hospitality industries.
Now with addition of their two sons Jay and Ryan, along with their wives, the small family business has grown. Since the boys grew up in the laundry industry they’ve both excelled in their own areas of the company.
Ryan started part time while still in school enrolled in the RAP program. After graduating in 2010 he began full time in the family business. Ryan became a journeyman commercial appliance technician in 2014. He now handles the commercial service and sales for the family business.
Jay Young started in the laundry industry in 2013, vastly educated in the ATV, Automotive sectors it was an easy transition for him. Now Jay handles the technical service for the Industrial laundry equipment division for the company.
Gabrielle Young and Larrissa Young also work in the family business. Gabrielle looks after the marketing and business development for the company. While Larrissa Young controls the business administration. This a true family business that really works well together.