Biz Profile: Mechanic Ron Starks provides 25-plus years of experience for Sanford-based Florida Service Center

Promoted in September by Wisconsin parent company Utility Equipment Leasing Corp.

Ron Starks of Florida Service Center / Headline SurferPhoto for Headline Surfer / Utility Equipment Leasing Corporation Appoints Ron Starks as Service Mechanic for the Sanford, Florida Service Center Starks brings With more than 25 years of experience in utility equipment maintenance and dedication to customer service, Ron Starks has been promoted to service mechanic for Sanford-based Florida Service Center.

SANFORD -- Meet Ron Starks, promoted last September by the Waukesha, Wisc.-based Utility Equipment Leasing Corp., as service mechanic at its Sanford Service Center, serving the Southeast states of Florida, Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi.

Starks was tasked with providing road service in addition to support at the Sanford Service Center.  He has more than 25 years experience in aerial equipment service throughout the Southeast, the latter 10 years providing primarily road service.

Rich Coughlin, Sanford Service Center Manager, was pleased with the promotion, saying of Starks, “We’re excited to have Ron on board and know that the depth he brings in servicing equipment and meeting customer needs is a great fit for the service orientation at UELC. Ron joins a team that looks forward to hearing from you and exploring how we can help keep you up and operating efficiently, even in times of peak workloads.”

UELC is celebrating its 45th year of leadership in the rental and leasing business for utility trucks, material handlers, track units, and cable pullers. The company has grown substantially and is expanding its fleet to be responsive to the market. Recognized for its modern and reliable fleet, it has service centers with experienced, responsive team members across the country.

For more information on how Starks can be of assistance to you, please call him at 407-322-8861, or stop in at the UELC Service Center,  500 Codisco Way, Sanford.

FAST FACTS

Utility Equipment Leasing Corporation, founded in 1967, offers rental and leasing units ranging from bucket trucks and digger derricks to cable pullers and track vehicles. UELC is a strong business partner to contractors, utilities, municipalities and other industries across the nation. With headquarters in the Greater Milwaukee area, UELC’s nationwide network of dealers and service centers are ready to fulfill any utility equipment needs. To learn more about UELC offerings, visit www.uelc.com or call 1-800-558-0999. 

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories nearly evenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in West Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.