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Celebrating New Employees and Position Changes at LaForce

Company News

LaForce is proud to welcome 18 new employees to the team, as well as announce the position changes of seven current staff members.

New Team Members

In Green Bay, LaForce welcomed Grace Oldenburg as a Project Engineer, Tori DeGrave as a Project Coordinator, Jose Consuelo Patino Patino as a Metal Fabricator, Alexander Sanchez Flores as a Painter, Brady Englebert as an Aftermarket Small Project Specialist, Jordan Krueger as a Hollow Metal Detailer, Jon Kressin as an IT Support Technician, Luke Nowak as a Welder, and Savanna Frisque and Melissa Valentine as Bid Assistants.

Ryan Pistone started as a Project Coordinator in Milwaukee and Ian Hanseter started as a Project Coordinator in Minneapolis. In Austin, Sam Cole started as an Architectural Services Consultant and Sean McGreevey started as a Project Coordinator. In Vernon Hills, Rick Paterala started as a Security Account Manager and Ryan Wayman started as a Building Solutions Consultant. Benjamin Norden started as a Shipping/Receiving Technician in Cincinnati and Shane Galbraith started as an Account Manager in Detroit.

Position Changes

In Vernon Hills, Bobby Munoz (Shipping/Receiving Technician) took on a new role as a Warehouse Supervisor. Sasha Gilmer (Project Manager) transitioned into an Account Manager in Austin.

In Green Bay, Kelsey Hrubesky (O&M Coordinator) began a new role as an Engineering Project Coordinator, Lindsay Hahn (Hardware Pricing Analyst) transitioned into a Payroll & AP Specialist, Paul Charlier (HM Detailer) took on a new role as a Senior HM Detailer, and Matt Bourke and Corey an Epern (Takeoff Estimators) transitioned into Senior Takeoff Estimators.

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

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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.

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About LaForce

LaForce, LLC 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