You are sitting in a wide-body aircraft on a hot, humid afternoon at Miami International Airport. You are shoulder to shoulder with a couple hundred people and the doors of the plane are open as the ground crew loads up the soft drinks and peanuts for the flight. Even though the plane is on time, you know it may be a while before takeoff. Fortunately, that little nozzle above your head is blasting out cold air.
Dring Air Conditioning & Heating, a Dallas business founded in 1953, recently received the highest business honor bestowed by the Carrier Corp. on hvac dealerships — the Carrier Distinguished Dealer (CDD) Award.
Just how important are setting goals and having planning meetings to the success of your company? Mike Allen and Paul Wisdom, partners in Allen’s Air Care, a heating and cooling dealer in Smyrna, TN, say they believe goals and meetings are extremely important.
Ronnie Robert is a lifer. He started working for his dad's refrigeration business when he was 12 years old. Back then, Robert Refrigeration Service Inc., which he now owns jointly with his brother Kenny, was owned by his father, Johnny.