John B. Goodman named chairman, president, ceo

August 15, 2000
/ Print / Reprints /
/ Text Size+
HOUSTON — Goodman Manufacturing Co., L.P., announced a restructuring of its leadership.

John B. Goodman is now chairman of the board and interim president and ceo. Former president Tom Burkett and former chairman and ceo Frank Murray have left the company.

John Goodman is the son of the late Harold V. Goodman, founder of the privately held company.

Robert Cizik will act as special adviser to John Goodman. He had been serving as special adviser to the board of directors for the past three years. Cizik is the former chairman and ceo of Cooper Industries.

Garland Winningham will become senior executive vice president of heating and air conditioning products for both Goodman and Amana brands. He will be responsible for all aspects of the Goodman Manufacturing, Quietflex, and Amana Heating and Air Conditioning divisions.

Winningham was formerly senior executive vice president of manufacturing for Goodman and Amana. He will remain at Goodman headquarters in Houston.

Pete Alexander is now senior executive vice president of Amana, responsible for all aspects of Amana Home Appliances, International, and Commercial Cooking divisions.

Alexander had been senior executive vice president of sales and marketing for Goodman and Amana. He will relocate from Houston to Amana, Iowa.

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to The NEWS Magazine

You must login or register in order to post a comment.



Image Galleries

2014 World Energy Engineering Congress

Scenes from the 2014 World Energy Engineering Congress in Washington, D.C.


NEWSMakers: Jim Johnson

Jim Johnson,an experienced trade school and community college instructor, discusses the HVAC industry and his column in The NEWS, ‘The Service Ticket.’ Listen now for a hint to the Not Enough Heat question from the Dec. 15 issue. Posted Jan. 30.

More Podcasts


NEWS 01-26-15 cover

2015 January 26

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Regional Standards

With regional standards for a/c equipment going into effect in 2015, how do you think it will impact the industry?
View Results Poll Archive


2015 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research


Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.


Magazine image
Register today for complete access to Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.


facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con