Distributor of The Month
Pro Compressor, Allentown, Pennsylvania has been in business since 1994. Bob Dietrick owns the successful independent compressor house and has built his loyal customer base by providing exceptional service at competitive prices. Pro Compressor as been an FS-Curtis distributor serving the Leigh Valley region of eastern Pennsylvania since they opened for business.
Dietrick began his career in the air compressor industry in the late 70’s selling Joy compressors and Wilkerson air dryers and filters. In the mid 80’s he formed a business with a partner selling Champion and Grimmerschmidt compressors. Then in 1994, Bob started Pro Compressor in his garage at home, building on his loyal customer base and expertise in keeping his customers compressors in top working condition. He selected Curtis Compressors to be his main brand and has been selling FS-Curtis products since that time. As the business grew, he moved operations to the present location on North New Street in Allentown.
The market served by Pro Compressor is the Leigh Valley region which includes Allentown, down to Philadelphia, and north to Pocono Mountain region. The focuses of Pro Compressor are industrial companies such as: metal processing, electronics, wood products, and food and beverage manufacturers.
Today, Pro Compressor has a staff of 4 full-time employees including 2 field service technicians, an Inside Sales and Customer Service manager, an outside sales engineer (Bob’s main role) and a Part-Time technician. Bob’s son Matt heads up the Service Division. All of Pro Compressor’s technicians are factory trained on all FS-Curtis rotary and reciprocating compressors, as well as FS-Curtis Variable Speed Drive and Electronic controls. So confident in their technical abilities, FS-Curtis regularly calls on Pro Compressor to support customers’ outside of their normal marketing area as needed. Pro Compressor is a valued member of the FS-Curtis Platinum Distributor Council and works with other FS-Curtis Platinum Distributors in advising both marketing and product development projects.
Pro Compressor Web site: http://procompressor.net