Gray & Creech Adds Sales Support Representative

Raleigh, NC, November 22, 2009 --( Lee Hortman, vice president of operations at Gray & Creech Water Systems, Inc. (, a distributor of drinking water and coffee systems, has announced that Julie A. Rapp has joined the firm as a sales support representative. In this position, Rapp will be responsible for educating customers on the state-of-the-art, environmentally-friendly technology provided by Gray & Creech, and maintaining client meetings.

Rapp began her career in the broadcasting industry with KTNV Channel 13 in Las Vegas, where she served as traffic manager, and was in charge of organizing and scheduling commercial spots for the ABC affiliate. With nearly 20 years of industry experience, Rapp was named Super Star of the year by Capstar Broadcasting, once one of the largest broadcasting companies in the United States with more than 150 stations nationwide. Along with her experience in radio and television, Rapp owned and operated her own advertising agency in Fresno, Calif. for five years prior to moving to the east coast to be closer to her family. Rapp resides in Raleigh.

“Julie is a great addition to Gray & Creech,” said Hortman. “With her extensive business experience, I am confident that Julie will prove to be an invaluable part of our sales team.”

- While at KTNV Channel 13, Rapp was nominated to be the host/head speaker for their radio recruitment seminars, where she was in charge of finding new talent to put on the air.

- Rapp is stays active with the local community through the Chamber of Commerce and the Rotary Club.

About Gray & Creech Water Systems, Inc.:
Originally founded in 1922 as an office duplicator distributor, Gray & Creech Water Systems, Inc. is now the largest company in the Triangle supplying state-of-the-art office drinking water purification systems to North Carolina businesses. The company uses a unique point-of-use technology that refines regular tap water to provide consistent, high-quality drinking water that is free from contaminants and odor. Gray & Creech water systems are highly renowned for providing businesses with significant cost savings over traditional bottled water solutions, typically offering companies cost savings of 50 to 65 percent. In addition to meeting the drinking water needs of businesses, Gray & Creech also provides the most advanced office coffee systems available, featuring revolutionary conveniences and coffee of exceptional quality. For more information, visit

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