In 1981 Ron & Linda Van Treese went out on their own and created Van Treese & Associates. The primary focus of
the new company was Foodservice Equipment Sales & Service. Many lines of equipment were sold such as The Broaster
Company, Vulcan Hart, Delfield and many other dealer lines. The company grew quickly and established itself as a
known player in the Central Indiana Market.
As time passed the company found a niche in the equipment business
with The Broaster Co., Coldelite Frozen Dessert Machines, Alto-Shaam Supermarket & C-Store Division and Rair
Many Sales & Service Schools have been attended by the staff of VTA, Inc. over the years, and
we now have a combined 60 years experience in the Foodservice Industry.
Service is a must in today's marketplace
and Jeff Van Treese holds his refrigeration license and has the necessary tools and equipment to service Specialty
equipment. He has been with the company for over 28 years.
With Ron's passing in 1995, Linda became the full
owner of the company. Jeff, Andy, Julie Van Treese Morgan and Linda Van Treese are the primary characters in Van Treese & Associates, Inc.
A. J. Ragonesi and Rodney Parke have been delivering and providing outstanding customer service for the past seventeen years.
Mark York joined the VTA Delivery Team this year!
Ron & Linda Van Treese
Van Treese and Associates is happy to announce a new partnership with Jay Turner, AKA, JTCLLC, after
his recent retirement from Elwood Community Schools.
Jay has an extensive background in school food service with over 15 years experience at Ball State
University Dining Services, and 17 years at Elwood Community Schools. During his tenure at Elwood, Jay
worked closely with vendors working on bids, product evaluation, and being a trend setter as a food
service director. Jay also co-directed at Madison Grant United Schools for three years.
Jay will be primarily be working the school food service market and sharing his extensive knowledge of
various food service equipment to assist customers to make sound decisions on equipment purchasing options.
VTA, Inc. are the experts for supplying, training and
consulting on Complete Food Concepts and Speciality Equipment Sales and Service. Many things have changed over the
years, but QUALITY SERVICE before, during and after the sale is the ultimate goal for the company. Look for many new
items in the near future!