Copyright 2019: Integrated Sports Specialties

Integrated Sports Specialties

OUR MISSION:

TO PROVIDE CUSTOM SOLUTIONS FOR EQUIPMENT MANAGERS ACROSS THE NATION.

At ISS, we know that laundry needs vary from North to South and East to West.  Every team deals with different colors, fabrics, equipment, and water supplies. We truly believe that a multifaceted approach is absolutely vital to the success of any Equipment Room.

 

Simple, "cover-all" products and processes are no match for ISS's customized solutions, world class products, and our passion for getting the best results for our customers...NO MATTER WHAT.

MEET THE TEAM BEHIND YOUR TEAM

WEFor Equipment Managers. By Equipment Managers.

 

We built our team around people with hands on experience in the challenges you face every day.

MARK LITSKY

PRESIDENT & SALES DIRECTOR

The founder of what is today ISS, Mark has been involved in the laundry business his entire career. He started working in his grandparents commercial laundry until 1977 when his family purchased Vend Pak Industries which got him involved in the chemical side of the business. In 1992 Mark purchased the company from his father, and transformed the business. From KISS Industries to Tri-State Laundry to ISS, Mark has been instrumental in the company's growth and expansion into other areas of the company's business including laundry room facilities design and equipment room storage systems. He stays actively involved with clients by still remaining as Sales Director for ISS's Northeastern Territory.

(914) 475-1797          MLitsky@ISSpecialties.com

ANDY KELLER

VICE PRESIDENT OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

& SALES DIRECTOR

  • Four year student equipment manager at Indiana University

  • Two years as football equipment manager at Indiana University

  • One year as men’s Olympic sports equipment manager at Indiana University

  • Six years as Sales Director in the Midwest with Integrated Sports Specialties

  • As of 2013, Vice President of Business Development for Integrated Sports Specialties

 

As the Vice President of Business Development, Andy leads our team of Sales Directors.  His many years as both an equipment manager and a Sales Director have helped Andy to bring the ISS difference to new clients across the United States.

(914) 475-1930          AKeller@ISSpecialties.com

BRYAN VALLADARES

SALES DIRECTOR

  • Graduate of Alfred University in Alfred, NY

  • Two years as Assistant Lacrosse Coach at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine

  • One and a half years as Men’s and Women’s Assistant Lacrosse Coach at St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York

  • Two years as head equipment manager and Head Men's Lacrosse coach at Misericordia University in Dallas, Pennsylvania

  • Worked with over 20 sports (including football) over seven years while serving as Director of Athletic Equipment Services at Lafayette College in Easton, PA

  • Four years as the First Assistant for the Men’s Lacrosse program at Lafayette College

  • Nine years as Sales Director of the Mid-Atlantic region for Integrated Sports Specialties

Bryan’s knowledge in the technical fields of equipment and facilities management has given him the ability to give his clients what they require. His coaching experience and attention to detail provide him a unique ability to problem- solve for his teams and schools.

(484) 661-7216        BValladares@ISSpecialties.com

JAMES ROARK

SALES DIRECTOR

  • Graduate and former Student Equipment Manager of Florida State University.

  • Graduate Assistant Equipment Manager at Georgia State University for their inaugural season in 2010.

  • Served as an Equipment Management intern for the Miami Dolphins during their 2012 season.

  • Served as Assistant Equipment Manager and later Head Equipment Manager at the University of Alabama-Birmingham.

  • From 2014 to 2019 served as Direct Team Sales Director at SportStar Athletics, serving all NCAA, NFL, and CFL teams for their chin strap and helmet accessory needs.

With experience as both an Equipment Manager and in the athletic sales industry, James's knowledge and passion have made him the perfect fit for serving ISS's customers in the Western USA. A true fan of the NFL gameday experience, James has also served as a Game Day Staff Member for the Houston Texans over the last 4 seasons.

(832) 600-1558          JRoark@ISSpecialties.com

JASON NANCE

SALES DIRECTOR

  • Student Equipment Manager at East Central Community College, 2 years.

  • Graduate Assistant Equipment Manager, University of Southern Mississippi, 2 years.

  • Intern Assistant Manager at the University of Cincinnati

  • Assistant and Head Football Equipment Manager at the University of Minnesota, 7 years

  • Director of Equipment Operations for Olympic Sports at the University of Alabama, 8 years.

After earning his Master's degree from the University of Southern Mississippi in 1999, Jason has experience in the Big Ten and SEC working for both football and Olympic Sports.  Jason brings his Equipment Management experience as well as his specialty in room design and problem solving to his new role with ISS in the Southeast.

(205) 764-4200          JNance@ISSpecialties.com

THERESA BARDES

OPERATIONS MANAGER

Theresa is a major part of what makes Integrated Sports Specialties tick. She is responsible for the order processing, accounting and billing functions of ISS while serving as the company's key contact for our various vendor relationships.

(203) 258-4703         TBardes@ISSpecialties.com

RYAN HEALEY

MARKETING DIRECTOR

A graduate of the University of Maryland, Ryan came to ISS in 2013 with a background in marketing and public relations.  Ryan helps to expand company business by exhibiting ISS's dynamic services to the athletic laundry marketplace.  He has overseen the production of the ISS website and directs the company's social media strategy.

(862) 432-8175          RHealey@ISSpecialties.com