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Emerald Textiles Otay Mesa Building Purchased

111,000 square foot facility purchased in Third Quarter, 2017 SAN DIEGO, CA – November 14, 2017, Emerald Textiles®, Southern California’s environmentally responsible commercial healthcare laundry, announced today that a group affiliated with its ownership has purchased the large Otay Mesa facility that houses its processing plant. Last year the commercial healthcare laundry increased its footprint by 45,000 square feet when... Read More

Ernst & Young announces Emerald Textiles CEO Tom Gildred is the Entrepreneur of the Year® 2012 Award Winner

Award recognizes entrepreneurial excellence and extraordinary success San Diego, California, June 20, 2012, – Ernst & Young LLP just announced that Tom Gildred, CEO of Emerald Textiles, a leading provider of commercial healthcare linen services in San Diego, received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 Award. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success... Read More

Emerald Textiles Expands to Meet Increasing Los Angeles Demand

Expansion increases footprint to 111,000 square feet and makes room for additional equipment. SAN DIEGO, CA – March 30, 2017 – Emerald Textiles®, Southern California’s environmentally responsible commercial healthcare laundry, announced it has expanded, increasing the footprint to 111,000 square feet. This represents 45,000 square feet of growth in total plant size and provides space for additional equipment and processing capacity... Read More

Every Step Is One Step Closer to a Healthier Heart and a Healthier San Diego

The American Heart Association’s 25th Annual Heart and Stroke Walk in San Diego is happening Saturday, September 17, 2016. San Diego, California, September 09, 2016 The American Heart Association 25th Anniversary Heart and Stroke Walk is about a week away. “We are very pleased with the way everything is coming together,” explained 2016 San Diego Heart and Stroke Walk Chair... Read More

Emerald Textiles announces Tom Gildred is Finalist in SDBJ 2016 Most Admired CEO Awards

The San Diego Business Journal will honor local CEOs for outstanding professional achievements and contributions to the community. San Diego, California, February 10, 2016 – Emerald Textiles is pleased to announce that the company’s CEO, Tom Gildred, was named a finalist in the San Diego Business Journal’s Most Admired CEO awards. The annual award recognizes local industry leaders who have... Read More

Emerald Textiles announces Tom Gildred is 2016 American Heart Association Heart & Stroke Walk®

Company’s CEO, a San Diego Entrepreneur, will lead event that aids in the fight against the nations’ largest causes of death San Diego, California, December 30, 2015 – Emerald Textiles is pleased to announce that its CEO, Tom Gildred was named chair of the 2016 American Heart Association’s (AHA) San Diego Heart and Stroke Walk. In 2015, the American Heart... Read More

Emerald Textiles announces Tom Gildred is Finalist in SDBJ 2016 Most Admired CEO Awards

The San Diego Business Journal will honor local CEOs for outstanding professional achievements and contributions to the community. San Diego, California, February 10, 2016 – Emerald Textiles is pleased to announce that the company’s CEO, Tom Gildred, was named a finalist in the San Diego Business Journal’s Most Admired CEO awards. The annual award recognizes local industry leaders who have... Read More

San Diego Union Tribune Feature: Conservation helps preserve “driving force of all nature”

Local Healthcare Linen Services Company makes a big difference in water use According to Leonardo Da Vinci, “water is the driving force of all nature.” This quote probably rings true with many Californians who are worried about current drought conditions and understand the importance of saving water. Water is a precious natural resource that is critical to all aspects of... Read More

Emerald Textiles is proud to announce, CEO Tom Gildred is Finalist in 2014 Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur Of The Year® Awards

Entrepreneurial excellence and success is recognized through nationwide award San Diego, California, December 10, 2014 – Emerald Textiles is pleased to announce that its CEO Tom Gildred was named a finalist at the 2014 Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur Of The Year® Awards. The national awards were hosted by Seth Myers of Saturday Night Live fame in Palm Springs, California,... Read More

Loma Linda University Medical Center – Murrieta Chooses Southern California’s Healthcare Laundry Provider, Emerald Textiles

Emerald signs exclusive linen and laundry services agreement with LLUMC-Murrieta Emerald Textiles, Southern California’s environmentally responsible commercial healthcare laundry, is pleased to announce that Loma Linda University Medical Center in Murrieta has selected Emerald to serve as their exclusive hospital linen service provider. Loma Linda University Medical Center-Murrieta serves the community with a new, state-of-the-art medical facility. LLUMC-Murrieta is home... Read More