Janus Appoints Account Manger

Joel Frohlinger to manage sales in Mid-East Coast region

Hauppauge, New York (November 21, 2007) – Elevator equipment specialist Janus Elevator Products has appointed Joel Frohlinger Account Manager, Mid-East Coast.

Joel Frohlinger

In his new role, Frohlinger will manage sales for Janus’ door safety edges, emergency communication telephones and systems, and display products.  His Mid-East Coast territory will include New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Maryland, Virginia and Washington DC.

Frohlinger brings over 35 years of elevator industry experience to his new role at Janus.  He has spent the bulk of his career as owner and president of Able Elevator & Door Repair Co. Inc. (Long Island City, N.Y.).  During this time he developed both hands-on field technical experience and operational management skills.

A Former National Association of Elevator Contractors (NAEC) Board Director, and Joint Apprentice Training Committee (JATC) Trustee, Frohlinger is a member of the Elevator Industry Association (EIA) and the Elevator Conference New York (ECNY).  He is also one of the founding organizers of, and a yearly participant in, the Pop Frohlinger Joe Marchese Memorial Invitational Golf Outing.  This event, now in its thirty-third year, is one of the largest annual fundraisers for the Elevator Escalator Safety Foundation (EESF).  Frohlinger is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma.

“Joel’s industry experience and reputation will be invaluable as he works with Janus customers in the Mid-East region,” said Janus Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Patricia Seniw.  “As a former customer, installing and servicing a wide variety of elevator brands, he has great first-hand knowledge of how Janus products operate.”

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Luxury Hotel Installs Stylish E-Motive Displays from Janus Elevator Products

High resolution text and multi-media LCD displays enhance 6-Star St. Regis

Hauppauge, New York (November 16, 2007) – Starwood Hotels has installed 96 E-Motive LCD displays at its luxury 6-star St. Regis Hotel and Residences in Singapore.  Available from Janus Elevator Products in the United States, the high resolution text and multi-media LCD screens will be in place when the building opens in December of this year.

St. Regis 

E-Motive supplied St. Regis with 78 sets of its PT9001 high-resolution text displays.  The LED serial controlled text indicator system signals floor legends, directional arrows and status messages for passengers waiting for, or traveling in, the hotel elevators.  The Text Display Series offer many format options such as scrolling or double row text and customized messages for specific users.

In addition, eight sets of FS0840 8.4” LCD dual screens and ten sets of FS1040 10.4” LCD screens were also installed in the building.  These multi-media displays provide passenger information including traveling direction, date and time, status and specific user messages and pictures.  Customized content can include floor directories, TV feeds, video clips, animations, still ads, stock market information, and fixed or variable text messages.  Building personnel have complete flexibility to program desired content through easy to use MS Windows® based software. 

Chris Stoelhorst, Managing Director at E-Motive Display commented, “Our displays are sleek and stylish and very popular with high profile buildings such as this. They help enhance the entire hotel experience and we are delighted Starwood Hotels chose our products.”

Boasting almost 300 oversized hotel rooms and 173 apartments, St. Regis is set in the heart of uptown Orchard Road with excellent access to shopping and entertainment.  Twenty-seven elevators serve the 23-story mixed use building.

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