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Star Distributing wins Speed Queen’s Distributor and Finance Partner Of The Year

At this year’s Clean Show Exposition Star Distributing was awarded Speed Queen’s Distributor of the Year award for 2021.

The Clean Show 2022 Exposition in Atlanta, Georgia is North America’s largest exposition for laundering, dry cleaning, textile care services, supplies, and equipment.

Michael Davis, President and CEO of Star Distributing said “We won the biggest award which is Distributor of the Year for Speed Queen which is a very prestigious award”.

Star Distributing also received the Speed Queen Finance Partner of the Year award to complete and recognize an outstanding year of business in 2021.

Star Distributing wins Speed Queen's Distributor Of They Year

Speed Queen Distributor of the Year

Star Distributing Wins Speed Queen's Finance Partner Of They Year

Speed Queen Finance Partner of the Year

Star Team Attends The 2022 Clean Show

Star Distributing Leadership Team at 2022 Clean Show

Star Distributing Leadership Team at 2022 Clean Show

John and Kim with Star Distributing Awards

Michael Davis at the 2022 Clean Show

Michael Davis with Associates!

Star wins Speed Queen Distributor Of The Year

Star Distributing Team Accepts Distributor Of The Year award

Star Distributing Team Accepts Speed Queen Awards

Star Distributing Team Members and Associates at the 2022 Clean Show

Star Distributing Team!

Michael Davis showcases Star Distributing

Michael Davis announces Star Distributing Awards!

Michael Davis celebrating Star Distributing Awards

Michael Davis & friend celebrate Star Distributing Awards

Press Coverage

Star Distributing Wins Top Speed Queen Honor
Equipment maker fetes award-winning distributors during Atlanta reception – View Coverage
American Coin-Op

More Photos from the 2022 Clean Show

About Star Distributing

Star Distributing was established in 1958 and has a proud track record of establishing over 5,000 laundry facilities in Tennessee, Kentucky, Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina and Virginia.

About Speed Queen

About Speed Queen: Speed Queen’s proven laundry performance outshines the competition. Speed Queen was established 1908 in Ripon, Wisconsin, USA. Still in Ripon, that original company grew into Alliance Laundry Systems. Alliance is the world leader in commercial laundry.

Star Spotlight – Christine Davis – Vice President

Christine Davis - Vice President

Congratulations to Christine Davis who has been promoted to Vice President at  Star Distributing.

Christine has been Operations Manager at Star for over 13 Years prior to her promotion to Vice President.

Michael Davis, President and CEO of Star Distributing said “Congratulations to Christine on her promotion – she deserves it!” 

Star Distributing Celebrating 62 Years

Star Distributing Company, Inc. distributes Commercial Laundry Equipment throughout the Southeastern US. Specializing in Coin, On Premise Laundry and Multi-Family Laundry Equipment. Services include equipment repairs, route laundry services and commercial sales. Manufacturers represented are Speed Queen, Alliance Laundry Systems, Maytag, Whirlpool, Electrolux, Wascomat, American Dryer, Setomatic, Standard Changemakers, Rinnai Water Heaters and many others. is a division of Star Distributing Company, Inc. sells parts for any type of Commercial Laundry Equipment and laundry supplies worldwide.

For more information about Star Distributing, visit our website at

John Herron joins Star Distributing

As the new Vice President of Sales, John will be calling on Vended and On Premises Commercial Laundry needs for Star Distributing which covers Tennessee, Kentucky, northern Alabama and northern Georgia.  Star Distributing is based in Nashville, TN and has been in the Commercial Laundry business for 62 years.  Star Distributing originated in Atlanta, GA, and migrated to the Tennessee and Kentucky markets in the early 1990’s.  Star Distributing fulfills all the needs for commercial laundry equipment, installation, parts and service. 

In his role prior to Star Distributing, John was a Regional Sales Manager for 15 years with Electrostim Medical Services, Inc.  EMS is based in Tampa, FL, and represent the medical device space.  John was in charge of hiring, training and managing a sales team of 28 in an 8-state territory in the northern Midwest.  John now owns a coin laundry, which gives him hands on experience to give to customers.

Michael Davis, President and CEO of Star Distributing said “I am very proud to have John with all his experience in customer service and sales. He is going to be a great addition to the Star Distributing team.  We look forward to working with John for many years to come.” 

Please feel free to contact John Herron for all your laundry needs. John can be reached at 615-624-0987 or e-mail at

For more information about Star Distributing, visit our website at

Star Distributing 5000 Laundromat

Star Distributing is proud to have opened its 5,000th laundromat!

Star Distributing is proud to have opened its 5,000th laundromat! This one is probably the nicest one ever built with Star Distributing’s guidance.

We are proud to be opening another Speed Queen Quantum Touch for Pat Hankins second Laundromat in Greeneville TN. If you are ever in Greeneville stop by the Margaritaville themed State-of-the-art laundry. Star Distributing truly appreciated its customers.