WAXIE Sanitary Supply, San Diego, announces the promotion of Rick Jones to General Manager of WAXIE’s Pacific Northwest branches, and the transfer of current Pacific Northwest General Manager, Mike Midas, to WAXIE’s Colorado branches.

Rick began his WAXIE career as a Sanitary Maintenance Consultant at WAXIE’s Ontario branch in 1997 and was promoted to Sales Manager in 2006. Rick has proven his ability of managing a dynamic group of the industry’s finest Sanitary Maintenance Consultants and brings with him a high level of professionalism and knowledge. He is a LEED Green Associate and has a deep passion for helping people with training & development. He will take immediate residency in the greater Seattle area and will make his home base WAXIE’s new 53,000 square foot facility in Kent, WA.

Mike will assume the role of General Manager for all branches in Colorado. He brings a high level of energy and extensive industry experience. His previous role with WAXIE has been General Manager for the Pacific Northwest region, including Seattle WA, Portland OR, Anchorage and Fairbanks, AK, where he was instrumental in leading WAXIE through a start-up operation and a major acquisition in just five short years.

Mike’s approach to business is grounded in a foundation rooted with integrity, a tremendous work ethic, a passion for achieving, and the innate ability to build winning teams.

“We are excited about the changes within the WAXIE communities. Both Rick and Mike are true professionals who will make positive contributions to the business, and more importantly, to the communities they serve” said Charles Wax, President and CEO of Waxie’s Enterprises, Inc.