Robert Dempsey is the Business Manager at Fashionable Laundry Inc., an industrial laundry and dry cleaning company located in Dunmore, Pennsylvania. Mr. Dempsey represents the 4th generation in the family’s business, which has been in operation since 1950. Fashionable Laundry specializes in hotel, motel, and nursing home linens and processes roughly 1 million pounds of laundry annually. In 2012, the company opened a second location, “Dempsey’s Dry Cleaners” on Main Street in downtown Pittston.
Overseeing areas including sales, marketing and advertising and human resources, Robert holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from The Pennsylvania State University. Born and raised in Dunmore, Mr. Dempsey has been active with non- profit groups throughout the area including The United Way of Lackawanna and Centre Counties, Goodwill Industries, and The American Red Cross. Most recently, he has been appointed to the Board of Directors for the Lackawanna County Workforce Investment Board.