Archive for the ‘MW Staff’ Category

Our Very Own “Julie the Cruise Director” Wins Special Honor

Posted on: December 19th, 2017 by monroewheelchair

As every year comes to a close, Monroe Wheelchair’s Executive Team comes together to discuss nominations for the highest honor that can be given to an employee- the Employee of the Year. This annual award (now in its 23rd year) is given to the employee who goes above and beyond the call of duty all year long, exceeds […]


Hot Off the Press: 2015 Employee of the Year

Posted on: December 21st, 2015 by monroewheelchair

Please join us in sharing celebratory wishes to Monroe Wheelchair’s 2015 Employee of the Year- Dale Anderson! Dale exemplifies our company’s mission, vision, and values as an Assistive Technology Professional (ATP) in the Capital Region where he just celebrated his 5 year anniversary. He is a consummate professional, dedicated hard worker, leads with a positive […]


What does hunting, 80’s music, and Megadeath have in common?

Posted on: December 23rd, 2014 by monroewheelchair

These are all things Monroe Wheelchair’s 2014 Employee of the Year, Ron Michael, loves to do when he is not out in the field going above and beyond for our customers. Ron, an Assistive Technology Professional (ATP) in the Rochester Office, was awarded this annual honor at our holiday party earlier this month (he also snagged an “Authentically Ugly Sweater” […]


Monroe Wheelchair Names “Employee of the Year”

Posted on: December 5th, 2013 by monroewheelchair

Last night as our Albany staff gathered for holiday festivities President, Doug Westerdahl, gave employees one more reason to celebrate by announcing the 2013 Employee of the Year. This annual award (now in its 19th year) is given to the employee who goes above and beyond the call of duty all year long, exceeds management’s expectations of that individual, and […]


New AAC Consultant for Eastern N.Y.

Posted on: September 16th, 2013 by monroewheelchair

Monroe Wheelchair is proud to announce the addition of Brendan McCarthy, MS Ed., as part of the AAC team! For those of you that may not be familiar an AAC (Augmentative & Alternative Communication) device provides a person with speech and language impairments the ability to communicate again. These devices range from low-tech/non-electronic means, like […]


New AAC Division Announcement

Posted on: February 6th, 2013 by monroewheelchair

February 4, 2013 Monroe Wheelchair is proud to announce the launch of its newest division that will provide Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) devices throughout Upstate New York.   With recent advancements in technology solutions for those with communication limitations, it is an exciting time to begin offering access to these products. The market has […]


Our Lucky Number Thirteen

Posted on: February 1st, 2013 by monroewheelchair

What does 13 years of providing outstanding customer service, dedication to the mission of Monroe Wheelchair, and an exceptional work ethic get you? For this outstanding employee, Ms. Noris Brooks, it earned her Monroe Wheelchair’s 2012 Employee of the Year! Noris works in our Rochester location handling all the PMD (Power Mobility Device) claims for […]


Announcing Our 2011 Employee Of The Year

Posted on: February 7th, 2012 by monroewheelchair

The beginning of a new year is always a special time for Monroe Wheelchair. For the last 17 years management has selected an “Employee of the Year” who stands out and has gone above and beyond the call of duty. Our 2011 award winner, Jamie O’ Connell,  could not be a better example of the characteristics we look for […]


Capital Region Team Addition

Posted on: October 13th, 2011 by monroewheelchair

We are very excited to announce the newest addition to our Albany Rehab Sales team; Dale Anderson. Dale has over two decades of experience in the complex rehab marketplace on both the dealer and manufacturer side of the business. Most recently Dale has worked with our ATP (Assistive Technology Professional) team to strengthen referral relationships in […]


Impacting the Future of Complex Rehab Technology

Posted on: February 24th, 2011 by monroewheelchair

Doug Westerdahl, owner of Monroe Wheelchair, along with 2 other Monroe employees (Mickae Lee and Jen Loughner), headed to Washington, D.C. last week to advocate for the future of Complex Rehab Technology. They teamed up with over 150 consumers, therapists, suppliers, and manufacturers from all over the country to “divide and conquer” more than 200 Senate […]