Snyder Was Actively Involved First on the Local, Then Regional, and National Levels
October 23, 2013
The Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) announced that Skip Snyder has passed away after a 13 year battle with cancer. Snyder was chairman of ACCA in 2004 – 2005. He was also chairman of North American Technician Excellence (NATE) from 2000 to 2003.
He Will Manage Daily Operations of North American Technician Excellence
June 14, 2013
The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) today announced the appointment of John Lanier to be chief operating officer of North American Technician Excellence (NATE). Lanier will report to Stephen Yurek, AHRI president and CEO.
As members of the baby boomer generation transition into retirement, more and more qualified individuals are needed to take their places in the workforce. Currently, the number of jobs opening up in the industry far outpaces the number of workers available to fill them.
At its recent meeting, the board of directors of North American Technician Excellence (NATE) renewed the organization’s contract with Air-Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) to provide in-house services. The board also formed a committee to conduct a search for a new president.