Our People


Sales Staff

tod sorensenTod Sorensen
Vice President & Regional Sales Manager – Western U.S. and Canada

With more than 20 years of experience related to distribution, management and on-premise, industrial, route and vended laundry development, Tod will work to broaden the presence of CG West within Southern California laundry markets.

Jason McAninchJason McAninch
Commercial Laundry Sales Specialist

With 7 years of industrial laundry chemical sales and management experience, as well as 9 years of experience in construction sales and management, Jason serves as commercial laundry sales specialist and manages commercial vended and on-premise laundry sales and marketing efforts for CG West.

Customer Care

sylvia perezSylvia Perez
CG West Administrator

Overseeing much of the daily activity of the branch, Sylvia is responsible for equipment order coordination, sales staff support, customer communications, telephone follow-up and order tracking. Sylvia, who is also responsible for accounts receivable functions, equipment inventory management, and multi-housing and on-premise sales of LG and Econ-O-Wash laundry equipment, holds over 30 years experience in the laundry industry.

Michelle PodanyMichelle Podany
Office Support Coordinator

Michelle supports CG West's sales staff, responds to customer inquiries, assists the parts department and directs all incoming calls. Holding considerable experience using Microsoft software applications, Michelle also coordinates the service department, processes installation quotes, handles order fulfillment and prepares bills of lading for shipment.

Parts & Service

patty torresPatty Torres
Manager of Product Support

Holding more than 24 years of parts management and fulfillment experience, Patty oversees CG West's parts sales and inventory control functions Рworking to ensure proper warehouse inventory and the development of direct-parts purchasing programs. Patty also manages the company’s warranty program functions and assists customers with technical service questions and phone inquiries. Patty effectively oversees invoicing, warranty returns, shipping, receiving and inventory maintenance.

raymond valdovinosRaymond Valdovinos
Parts & Technical Assistant

Handling parts order processing and assisting with technical support on the phone and in the field, Raymond's job duties focus on and around CG West customers. Committed to customer satisfaction, Raymond strives to complete order shipping and fulfillment quickly and efficiently.

raymond valdovinosHilario Valdovinos
Parts & Technical Assistant

Hilario performs equipment installations and services vended and on-premise laundry equipment. He works closely with customers and staff by providing technical assistance, product information and installation estimates.

raymond valdovinosSteve Mendoza
Parts & Technical Assistant

Steve works closely with CG West customers on everything parts related. He delivers top-notch customer care, accurate order completion and inventory assistance.