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Bradco, Inc. Joins R-Plus Doors as the New Rep for Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska

As of July 1, 2013, Jim Adamic of Bradco. Inc. is representing R-Plus for cold storage in Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska.

Headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, Bradco will represent R-Plus Doors in all form factors, including horizontal sliding, vertical lift, and replacement swing doors for cold storage applications.

R-Plus Doors is happy to have a great new representative selling the complete cold storage door line in the mid-west states. Check our Contacts Page to find R-Plus Doors reps in your area.


Brian Baker Joins R-Plus Doors as our Regional Sales Manager

We are proud to announce that Brian Baker has been named as R-Plus Doors Regional Sales Manager.

Brian will be responsible for the sales leadership in the States of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois and Michigan.

Most know Brian Baker as an R-Plus Doors independent sales representative, but they may not know the breadth of his experience in the industry.

After a childhood in New Mexico, Brian moved to Brooklyn, New York. There, he evolved into an expert in material handling management. At one point, Brian managed a half-million square foot facility. Then he made a career move into the cooler and freezer door business with well-known manufacturers’ rep Ron Schwerman.

Under Ron’s tutelage, Brian built a 20-year career in walk-in cooler and freezer doors. Included in the wide variety of projects that Brian worked on are:

  • an environmental chamber for lung tissue storage
  • the new Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art renovation for temperature control on fine art
  • 8 doors for preservation of displays Chicago Natural History Museum (Field Museum)
  • the Omaha Zoo penguin enclosure

As a professional in the field, Brian returns his knowledge to the community by lecturing throughout his region on air sealing technologies. He also works with state agencies to explain the physics of air-sealing and best methods to achieve and maintain air-sealed environments.

Volunteerism is a practice Brian has maintained over the years. One of Brian’s first volunteer jobs was with Rio Grande Zoo is Albuquerque, which means Brian has come full circle from the Zoo in Albuquerque to penguin enclosure doors in Omaha.

Give Brian a call the next time you want to talk about walk-in cooler and freezer doors because he has a wealth of experience to share.

R-Plus Doors Announces Yesenia Padilla as Sales Specialist

Yesenia PadillaPortland, OR – R-Plus Doors announces Yesenia Padilla as the new Sales Specialist on the R-Plus Doors cold storage door product line. Yesenia brings over a decade experience in the walk-in refrigeration and cold storage business, including estimating and technical operations.

Yesenia supports customer service and estimating for R-Plus Doors. She also assists with special door designs and non-standard construction. In previous positions outside of R-Plus doors. Yesenia handled order booking, pre-fabrication technical drawing reviews, and all facets of estimating.

Based in California, Yesenia will interact with the factory and support all phases of customer activity. She is available during West Coast hours (PST/PDT) to handle all customer service needs in both English and Spanish languages.

R-Plus Doors has manufacturing facilities in Portland, Oregon. The company has over 20 years experience in designing and manufacturing doors for walk-in coolers and freezers, as well as large cold storage facilities. R-Plus Doors is reachable by phone, 1-877-320-3599, or online at www.rplusdoors.com

R-Plus Doors Welcomes Giolas Sales

Starting March 1, 2013, Giolas Sales became the latest sales reps for R-Plus Doors for cold storage and walk-in coolers and freezers. As R-Plus Doors reps, Giolas carries the full line of cold storage doors.

main_logo GSCGiolas Sales will cover the state of Utah from their headquarters in Murray, Utah. With four sales reps and an inside sales support person, Giolas Sales provides strong coverage across Utah.

R-Plus Doors is happy to have a great new representative selling the complete cold storage door line in the western states. Check our Contacts Page to find R-Plus Doors reps in your area.

Paula Donohoo Joins R-Plus Doors As National Sales Manager

R-Plus Doors named Paula Donohoo as National Sales Manager for R-Plus Doors beginning on December 10, 2012. Paula has worked in the refrigeration industry since 1980, holding top positions as production manager, general manager, and vice president with a number of companies.

ICC-5 Controller

The latest design for the R-Plus Doors Integrated Computer Controllers (ICC), the ICC-5, combines ease of installation, ruggedly reliable components, and simple operation into one controller. The rugged controller handles sliding doors in indoor and outdoor locations, for both coolers and freezers, with flawless performance.

Adjustable Hinge

A typical problem with walk-in cooler and freezer swing doors is over time they lose the proper alignment with the frame. Floors settle and buildings shift as they age, especially if the building is new. The walk-in door that perfectly sealed when installed may later sag to one side or another, bleeding costly cooling to the outside environment.

Hello World

“Hello World” is the traditional first entry in a new blog and today we open a new website and blog for R-plus Doors—but we promise this won’t be the typical blog. Here is what we do promise: