Hazleton, August 5, 2016 – State Sen. John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) issued the following the statement on the sale of Hazleton based DBI Services to Sterling Partners of Chicago.

“I welcome Sterling Partners to northeastern Pennsylvania, and I look forward to working with their management team as they build upon the impressive growth and success of DBI Services.”

“After speaking with Sterling Partners executive team, it is clear to me that the company wants to use their expertise and considerable financial resources to expand growth opportunities in northeastern Pennsylvania by investing in DBI’s world class employees, creating new jobs and continuing its commitment to Greater Hazleton.”

“Neal and Paul DeAngelo built an indelible business legacy and created a family entrepreneurial culture in Hazleton that they have now ensured will endure through their strategic alliance with Sterling Partners.”

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