American TV And Appliance

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American TV And Appliance Reviews

Updated December 12, 2014
Updated December 12, 2014
68 Reviews
2.9
68 Reviews
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American TV And Appliance President and CEO Doug Reuhl
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49 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • great people to work with, discounts, luncheons, great manager staff (in 4 reviews)

  • Co-workers across all departments are generally very good people to (in 3 reviews)


Cons
  • long hours, work every holiday ,every weekend (in 8 reviews)

  • Horrible communication between departments and upper management (in 6 reviews)

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  1.  

    A/P

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    Former Employee - Strictly A/P in Madison, WI
    Former Employee - Strictly A/P in Madison, WI

    I worked at American TV And Appliance full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Nice family owned company to work for

    Cons

    No room for advancement unless you relocated

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
  2.  

    Fun place to work, good people

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at American TV And Appliance

    Pros

    Great work atmosphere, always something to do, awesome training program.

    Cons

    Long hours, poor leadership , working on holidays, no base pay, ever changing commission plan.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Train your management staff

  3.  

    Good employer.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at American TV And Appliance

    Pros

    Good benefits, hours, and pay

    Cons

    Bankrupt and no longer open

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
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  5.  

    Sales professional

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Madison, WI
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Madison, WI

    I worked at American TV And Appliance full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good Moeny you have to work for it...

    Cons

    long hours, work every holiday ,every weekend .

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management was great.

    Disapproves of CEO
  6.  

    I loved working here most of the time.

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    Former Employee - Merchandiser
    Former Employee - Merchandiser

    I worked at American TV And Appliance full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    They took care of their employees, offered full time jobs, appreciated hard work. Many of the corporate people were good folks and treated their employees well.

    Cons

    CEO is a jerk and sold us all out. The original owners were great. Very sad. Sorry to see them go. I still haven't hit twenty words.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Should have kept the company going. What a waste.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  7.  

    longevity

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Contract Accounts Receivable Specialist in Madison, WI
    Former Employee - Contract Accounts Receivable Specialist in Madison, WI

    I worked at American TV And Appliance full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    the people, how they cared about customer satisfaction its all about your customer and helping them to the best of your ability

    Cons

    last five years down hill swing with economy, losing benefits and not compensation for several years

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    ask employees more often for their input of ideas for enhancements especially changes that effect them personally, before changes are implemented

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Generally good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Shipping and Receiving Specialist in Madison, WI
    Former Employee - Shipping and Receiving Specialist in Madison, WI

    I worked at American TV And Appliance full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good insurance, generally stable place to work.

    Cons

    Poorer and poorer communication as time went on.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Training started out mediocre and became less and less through as I progressed through my career at American TV and Appliance.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  9.  

    A great company, wish it could have made it.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Manager in Madison, WI
    Former Employee - Manager in Madison, WI

    I worked at American TV And Appliance full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Wonderful people to work with, some of the best experiences of my life. Things were great in the good times, when we were growing. Flexible work schedule was one of the best benefits. Beautiful stores with a great variety of product.

    Cons

    Terrible communication from executive staff - always. Once they hit 2007, entered a downward spiral and never recovered.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Too late now.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  10.  

    Great place to work and learn new things

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Warehouse in Waukesha, WI
    Former Employee - Warehouse in Waukesha, WI

    I worked at American TV And Appliance full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great people and 40 hrs a week

    Cons

    Night shift hours are bad

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    We should get paid more

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  11.  

    So Long

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at American TV And Appliance full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Strong Teams with over 20 years seniority.

    Cons

    Tough economy and refusal of owner to sell led to closure.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management gave employees the freedom to apply their talents and offer suggestions for improvement.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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