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Celebrating New Employees and Position Changes at LaForce

LaForce is proud to welcome eight new employees to the team in the month of March, as well as announce seven position changes for current staff members.

 New Team Members

In the Green Bay office, Meredith Toeder and Crystal Brown started as Logistics Support Representatives. Jason Pelishek began as a CDL Driver/Warehouse Technician and Mathew Lehmann joined the team as a Hollow Metal Specialties Buyer.

Timothy Judd began as an Installer in the Cincinnati office, while Darrell DeBruhl began as an Installer for the Indianapolis office. Charles Grimm started as a Security Integration Account Manager in the Warren office, and Alex Charneski joined the Milwaukee team as a Contract Project Coordinator.  

 Position Changes

In the Green Bay Office, Tom Van Ess (Building Products Consultant) started a new role as the Aftermarket Sales Manager – Northern Region and James Harris (Takeoff Specialist Manager) began a new position as the Estimating Strategy Manager.

 In the Milwaukee office, Shawn Fabisiak (Wisconsin Aftermarket Sales Manager) began a new position as the Milwaukee Office Manager and Sean Ripley (Building Products Consultant) transitioned into a new position as the Aftermarket Sales Manager – Southern Region. Kristina Wirkus (Contract Project Coordinator) started a new position as a Contract Project Manager, and Michael Hansen (Contract Senior Project Manager) began a new role as a Contract Senior Project Manager – Trainer.

 In the Detroit office, Dianna Julka (Logistics Support Representative) began a new position as a Logistics Systems Specialist.  

 We wish these employees luck as they begin – and continue – their careers at LaForce!

Join the Team

Are you interested in having the opportunity to challenge yourself, learn new skills and advance your career? You can expect all this and more with a career at LaForce. Learn more about our benefits, open positions and what you can expect as one of our employees on our Careers page

 About LaForce:

LaForce, Inc. is one of the largest distributors of door opening products, solutions, and services in the United States. We offer services in doors, frames, hardware, keying, building specialties, architectural services, fire door inspections, pre-install, install, and customized pre-finishing, along with our security division, known as Electronic Security Systems. Headquartered in Green Bay, WI since 1954, we now operate 14 locations throughout the country. For more information, please visit