East / Regional Reports

Meier Supply Names Employee Of The Year

January 16, 2006
/ Print / Reprints /
/ Text Size+
JOHNSON CITY, N.Y. - Meier Supply Co. Inc., a wholesale distributor of HVACR products, recently named Michael Nohle 2005 Employee of the Year.

Nohle is the regional manager of three branches located in New York and Pennsylvania, manager of the Refrigeration Division, and has been employed by Meier Supply since 1995. The award recognizes his outstanding performance, excellent customer service, and his willingness to "go the extra mile."

Meier Supply, headquartered here in Johnson City, employs 96 full-time and 15 part-time associates. The company operates 14 branch locations in New York and Pennsylvania, as well as a 36,000-square-foot distribution center in Johnson City.

The company is a family-owned and -operated business that not only has plenty of Meiers and Nortons, the company said, it has three other names: Central Service Supply, Nohle Refrigeration, and West Side Refrigeration.

"It all started back in 1957," recalled Frank A. Meier Jr., the company's president and CEO. "My grandfather, Frank M. Meier and my dad, Frank A. Meier Sr., started the company in downtown Binghamton, N.Y. It's become a real family business as the years progressed and the family grew but Frank Meier Sr. still keeps an eye on the business in semi-retirement.

"We bought our first branch in 1971," he continued. "It had an established reputation as Central Service Supply, so we have continued to use that name. Later, when we purchased two other branches, they also became known as Central Service Supply. These five branches are located in Scranton, Wilkes-Barre, Williamsport, and East Stroudsburg, Pa., and in Middletown, N.Y.

"We expanded in the Rochester area with Nohle Refrigeration, and in the Utica area with West Side Refrigeration," he continued. "We now have eight branches and 49 full-time employees."

For more information, visit www.meiersupply.com.

Publication date: 01/16/2006

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 ACI Home Performance Conference

The 2014 ACI National Home Performance Conference & Trade Show was held in Detroit.


NEWSMakers: Michael Willburn

Michael Willburn, president, Infloor Heating Systems, joins the program to discuss his company, radiant heating, industry trends, and whether contractors are becoming more interested in radiant heating. Posted on July 11.

More Podcasts


NEWS 07-21-14 cover

2014 July 21

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe


Some in the industry are calling for the EPA to halt production of R-22 as of 2015. What do you think?
View Results Poll Archive


2014 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 ACHRNews.com. Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.


facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con