Healthcare Linens Services Group’s CEO, Joseph LaPorta, Recognized as a Top Healthcare Leader

July 2019 – Healthcare Linens Services Group’s (St. Charles, IL) is proud to announce Joseph LaPorta, CEO of Healthcare Linens Services Group, was recognized as one of the “Top 100 Healthcare Leaders” by the International Forum for Advancements in Healthcare (IFAH) for his many contributions in the healthcare industry. Joseph was recently awarded this honor during the association’s international assembly of executives and physicians.


Throughout Joseph’s 28 years of broad-based healthcare success within multiple product and service sectors, he has held leadership positions for companies like McKesson Corporation, GE HealthCare, and private equity owned Persante Health Care. Leveraging extensive experience cultivating startups, orchestrating turnaround initiatives, and guiding mergers and acquisitions (M&A), Joseph has achieved unprecedented levels of growth for both mid-size businesses to Fortune 50 companies. An entrepreneurial, collaborative, and hands-on leader, Joseph has established a reputation for executing in operationally complex environments. As the CEO of HLSG, Joseph’s leadership has proven the widespread possibilities of growth and progression of the company’s vision – to be America's leading provider of linen management services through the pursuit of excellence in quality, efficiency and growth.


“I am honored to be recognized amongst such an impressive and dedicated group of executive and physician leaders within our industry” stated Joseph LaPorta.


International Forum on Advancements in Healthcare (, is dedicated to the mission of improving healthcare, by facilitating an open dialogue and discussion between the different industry stakeholders to advance best clinical and operational practices.


Healthcare Linen Services Group (, is a leading provider of linen management services to the healthcare and hospitality industries. Four premier regional brands, Logan’s Linens (Shelbyville, KY), Logan’s Uniform Rental (Shelbyville, KY), Superior Health Linens (Cudahy, WI), and Textile Care Services (Rochester, MN) were brought together through the guidance and ownership of Thompson Street Capital Partners (TSCP), St Louis, MO. HLSG currently operates nine state-of-the-art laundry processing facilities in four states delivering over 175 million pounds of assorted quality linens into both the healthcare and hospitality markets.