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Lerch Bates Appoints Cole Ganser Project Manager In Pacific Southwest Region

Joins Firm with Valuable Experience in Vertical Transportation Industry in Southern California

Cole GanserLerch Bates, an international consulting firm for vertical transportation, façade access and materials management, announced Cole Ganser has joined the firm as project manager in its Glendale office. He has more than seven years of extensive experience in the vertical transportation industry.

In his new role with Lerch Bates, Ganser is tasked with providing vertical transportation consulting services for design, maintenance, due diligence and modernizations throughout Southern Calif. He most recently served as the Burbank and Santa Barbara branch manager for ThyssenKrupp where he provided leadership for the service, repair and modernization of traction and hydraulic elevators.

“Lerch Bates is very pleased to announce the appointment of Cole Ganser as we continue to grow our Pacific Southwest Region,” said Lerch Bates President and CEO Bart Stephan. “He brings to our firm more than seven years of significant involvement in our industry and valuable insights of the greater Los Angeles marketplace. We look forward to the contributions he will make to Lerch Bates and the exceptional service he will provide to our clients.”

Ganser earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Southern California.