Leading US corporate identity apparel programs and facility services supplier, G&K Services Inc, on Monday revealed that its new president and chief operating officer will be Richard Marcantonio, effective July 15.

The Minneapolis-based company, which serves more than 140,000 customers, said Marcantonio will leave his current role as president - industrial and service sectors for Ecolab Inc, where he has worked for five years.

"Rick brings a wealth of experience to G&K in running large business service companies," said G&K CEO, Thomas Moberly. "Rick's leadership qualities, management experience, energy, and knowledge of the business services sector will add tremendous value to G&K."