Grandview, MI (PRWEB) June 10, 2006 -–
ThyssenKrupp Access, a leading manufacturer of stair lifts, wheelchair lifts, and residential elevators announces its acquisition of Abbey Home Elevator of Northern California, a leading residential elevator and accessibility equipment dealer located in San Ramon, CA.
“The acquisition of Abbey Home Elevator of Northern California is a great compliment to our existing business and previous acquisition of Abbey Access’s commercial division in Fresno," said Thomas Hance, president of ThyssenKrupp Access. “The purchase further cements our commitment to growing the home elevator and accessibility market and our presence in the state of California.”
“I understand the importance and value of having a large organization to support our business,” said Scott Zoetewey, president of Abbey Home Elevator of Northern California. “In order to grow at the pace of the current market demand, we needed the strength and marketing capabilities of ThyssenKrupp Access.”
Scott Zoetewey brings over 20 years experience of commercial operations experience with ThyssenKrupp Elevator and Dover to ThyssenKrupp Access. He will serve as the Vice President of Operations for all field offices.
About Abbey Home Elevator of Northern California:
Abbey Home Elevator of Northern California was established in 2003. The company was founded on three basic principals – customer service, craftsmanship, and integrity. Collectively they have over 50 years of commercial and residential elevator experience. They specialize in sales, service, and installation of home elevators, stair lifts, and wheelchair lifts.
About ThyssenKrupp Access:
Since 1947, ThyssenKrupp Access, headquartered in Grandview, MO, has been the world’s leading accessibility equipment an home elevator manufacturer. Equipment manufactured at its plant include stair lifts, wheelchair lifts and elevators for both residential and commercial use. ThyssenKrupp Access has more than 1,000 dealers nationwide along with 18 company owned and operated field sales offices. For more information about ThyssenKrupp Access, visit the company’s web site at http://www.tkaccess.com.