news-GizziStrengthening the company’s professional lineup, Whirlpool Corporation Commercial Laundry has announced Steve Gizzi will join the team as merchandising manager. An analytics specialist and relationship cultivator, he will design differentiated programs to help advance commercial laundry selling strategies.

“Steve’s knack of implementing custom merchandising plans makes him an invaluable asset to support our future business ventures,” said Chad Lange, director of sales, service and parts for Whirlpool Corp. Commercial Laundry. “With a successful track record and real-world problem solving capabilities, he’s the ideal person for this role.”

Supporting Maytag® Commercial Laundry, ADC and Whirlpool® Commercial Laundry sales organizations, Gizzi’s knowledge will also play an integral role in pricing strategy, long-term planning and landscape analyses. In addition, Gizzi will be a key contact for industry data, as he focuses on forecasting demand and marketplace assessment.

No stranger to Whirlpool Corporation, Gizzi has held various roles within its businesses including sales strategy manager, market manager and sales development representative. He graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration from Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo.

About Whirlpool Corporation Commercial Laundry

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 93,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2016. Supporting the corporation is a portfolio of commercial laundry brands—Maytag® Commercial Laundry, ADC and Whirlpool® Commercial Laundry, which market equipment to the vended, on-premises and multi-housing markets through a global distributor network. For more information, visit the brands’ websites.