He brings 30+ years of mechanical service experience to the position
April 4, 2016
Cooper Oates Air Conditioning (COAC), a mechanical contractor serving northern California, has announced the appointment of James Biagioni as general manager, Service Division. Biagioni will be responsible for all operational aspects of the Service Division.
Climate control industry veteran succeeds Harold Karp
March 15, 2016
Tecumseh Products Co. announced that Harold Karp has stepped down as president and CEO of the compressor manufacturer. He is succeeded by Doug Murdock, who most recently served as president of the Climate Products Group at Mueller Industries Inc.
The company has also promoted and hired additional talent to further its capabilities
March 2, 2016
Murphy Co., a mechanical contractor serving the industrial, commercial, institutional, and heavy industrial markets, announced that Scott McIntosh and Bradley Vogt have been promoted to vice president. McIntosh and Vogt work closely as leaders of Murphy Co.’s Operations Group.
Steve Keen promoted to president of Powers of Arkansas
February 22, 2016
Powers of Arkansas, one of the state’s largest commercial HVAC contractors, has announced the promotion of three key leaders who have contributed to the growth of the company in commercial HVAC equipment, air distribution, and controls.
New Commercial and Residential Solutions is part of a strategic repositioning
February 10, 2016
Emerson has announced the appointment of Robert T. (Bob) Sharp as executive vice president for its newly-formed, combined Commercial and Residential Solutions business segment announced last year as part of Emerson’s strategic portfolio repositioning of its core businesses.
Company expands senior management team to strengthen customer focus
November 11, 2015
MacroAir, manufacturer of high volume, low speed (HVLS) fans, has named Barry Warner as its new president. The company said Warner will provide strategic leadership, enhance operations management, and further support MacroAir’s growing distributor network.
John Lanier will report to Stephen Yurek, who will continue as president and chief executive officer
October 28, 2015
The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) today announced that John Lanier, chief operating officer (COO) of North American Technician Excellence (NATE), will perform the same role for AHRI, while continuing to lead NATE.
Executives join the company during a significant stage of growth
October 21, 2015
Dwyer Group Inc., one of the world’s largest franchising companies of trade service brands including the Aire Serv® heating and cooling brand, has announced that Jon Shell has joined the company as chief financial officer and Grayson Brown has joined as general counsel.
The company’s services include advanced heating and cooling systems, combined heat and power, and more
October 12, 2015
GEM Energy, part of the Rudolph Libbe Group, announced that Bill Alexander has been named president of the company. Alexander has more than 25 years of experience in energy services, most recently with Siemens, Honeywell, FirstEnergy, and Johnson Controls.