May 30, 2017-At Acadian’s annual company meeting, Telecom Team Lead Allan Loesch was recognized as the 2017 Support Division Employee of the Year. Acadian’s support departments assist all six divisions, and the winner is chosen from all employees in Acadian Client Services, Accounting/Payroll/Payables, Electronics, Executive Assistants, Facility Maintenance, Fleet Maintenance, Information Technology, Materials Management, Runners, Legal/Risk Management, Mobile Health, QHSE, Wellness, and Marketing/Public Relations.
A native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Loesch has been with Acadian’s IT department since August 2009, and is responsible for managing telecommunications in business offices and all dispatch communication centers. Loesch has led the company in the replacement of their telephone system in more than 200 locations, providing more advanced technology and efficiency, and led the dispatch centers in the migration of their phone system.
Loesch was presented with his award by Executive Vice President Eddy Dupuis.
Director of Technologies Joey Branton said, “Allan took over the role of lead telecom analyst unexpectedly, and he has consistently shown the technical skills, initiative, organizational skills and perseverance to effectively install and support communications enhancements to our more than 4,000 employee-owners. He is committed to supporting our company’s mission of knowing life matters, and makes sure our telephone systems are always working, so that all employees can do the work they need.”
Since 1971, Acadian has been dedicated to providing the highest level of emergency medical care and transportation possible. The company has expanded to include a diverse suite of services designed to offer the very best support and education in health, safety, and transportation.