Jorgen Sorensen born Oct 12 1937 in Slagelse Denmark and immigrated to America in 1953 at the age of 16 to Work for Richmaid Ice Cream Co. Where he learned the trade of Refrigeration by operating and Maintaining the Plant Refrigeration systems and equipment.Jergens Inc was founded in 1976. Richard Sorensen the son, entered into the business in 1987 and worked along side his father learning and running the business from the best teacher, his father. Jorgen entered into semi retirement in 2005 but still would be there to take the phone or quote a project. Jorgen (Jergy) was always there for the business that he started and loved until his unfortunate passing in 2007. His personal and business philosophy is followed very closely to this day of Honesty, Integrity and Fairness.