Board of Directors
The Repair Group, Inc
6426 Coldwater Canyon
North Hollywood, CA 91606
818-760-0500, Fax: 818-760-7772
email: consumerv @ aol.com
VP-SECRETARY: Sam Wong Jr.
823 Pico Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90405
310-450-6511, Fax: 310-452-1182
email: s_wongjr @ yahoo.com
DIRECTOR: Len Price
Los Medanos College
Dept. Chair- Appliance Service Technology
2700 East Leland Road
Pittsburg, Ca. 94565
lprice @ losmedanos.edu
925-439-2181 ext. 3341
Len Price is the senior instructor and founder of the Appliance Service Technology program at Los Medanos College. Len has worked in the appliance service industry for more than 50 years and is well known nationally throughout the industry. He has an A.S. degree for Contra Costa College and was a Kellog Fellow when LMC first opened in 1974. Len has a Community College Life-time Instructor and a Life-time Supervisor Credential earned through UC Berkley. He has served on a national writing team for the Association of Home Appliance Manufactures and helped create a test to certify appliance service technicians nationally. He works closely with major appliance companies both locally and nationally. Under his leadership the college provides factory training classes for: Whirlpool, Maytag, BOSCH, HAIER, Frigidaire and Electrolux. He has developed student training internship programs with: Sears, BOSCH, General Electric, Mr. Appliance, J & M Appliance and Richards Appliance. Len has served as a state and national leader in vocational education for California Community Colleges serving on the State Academic Senate, and President of the California Community Colleges Association of Occupational Education.
PO Box 561
Cypress, CA 90630
714-335-1259, Fax: 714-826-4430
email: proservicers @ aol.com
DIRECTOR: Craig Meadows
Hollis TV Inc.
4208 Rosedale Hwy, STE.302#132
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Craig Meadows literally grew up in the television industry. His father started Meadows Sunset back in 1960 when Craig, was nine years old. He carried his fathers tool case where he started sharpening his technical and business skills.
During high school and Junior college Craig attended classes in electronics. After graduation Craig spent two years in Oregon working for a company that built medical testing equipment.
When he moved back to Bakersfield he became the lead technician in his families business. His father bought Hollis TV about twenty five years ago. It wasn’t long after Craig’s dad retired and he took over the business.
Since that time Hollis TV has worked hard to provide a standard of excellence their customers can trust. They take pride in the fact that they have a spotless record with the BBB.
Craig looks forward to serving as a member of the Board of Directors at PSOC.
DIRECTOR: Chuck Hepburn
Tri-County Appliance Parts and Mr. Appliance of Butte County
181 East 9th Avenue
Chico, CA, 95926.
Chuck is the owner of Tri-County Appliance Services, (dba: Tri-County Appliance Parts and Mr. Appliance of Butte County) Located at 181 East 9th Avenue, Chico, CA, 95926. (530) 343-2768.
Chuck, first started working in the industry in 1967 at Steve’s Color World in Woodland, CA where he delivered TVs and installed antenna systems. In 1968 he moved to Chico and went to work for Payless TV and Electronics. In 1973, Chuck took and passed the certified electronic technician (CET) test. 1974 went to work for Sears and took every class that was offered at their Glendale Training Center. In 1991 Started North State TV and Appliance that became Tri County Appliance.
Affordable Appliance Service Inc.
33540 Hayfield Circle
Wildomar, California 92595
(951) 244-5010 Fax: (951) 244-5139
Ron has been in the appliance repair business for over 35 years. Ron’s family had owned Maytag stores and Laundry Mats in the Long Beach area. The company provides more service than sales.
Ron was an independent service contractor for Whirlpool and currently the local Service Technician for Bosch, Thermador, Gaggneau, Haier, LaCornue, Miele, Asko, and Bertazzoni. They also repair many other brands.
Affordable Appliance Service Inc. is a small corporation. Ron does the repairs and his wife Susan handles the administration of the company. Ron and Susan have been in the Inland Valley area for about 15 years and enjoy promoting local businesses.
Affordable Appliance Service Inc. completes 88 % of their calls on the first call. This comes through triage and careful planning with a very well stocked service vehicle. They usually respond to their customers the first day or with 24 hours. Their customers never wait and a huge portion of their business is very satisfied repeat customers.
Affordable Appliance Service Inc. is registered with Dept. of Consumer Affairs license number (A44208). They are one of the few companies that are licensed and able to provide Gas Valve Conversions (Propane) for Ranges and Dryers.
Ron and Susan believe in supporting the industry associations and are members of Professional Servicers Organization of California (PSOC) and Professional Service Association (PSA).
Ron and Susan stay on top of the ever changing technology by attending all training offered in the industry on the latest products.
They offer coverage in a wide area and some of their customers who live outside their normal territory are willing to pay extra for their services.