Articles by Kyle Gargaro

Gargaro's World: Picking a Second in Command

June 30, 2008
All the talk now is about whom Sen. Barack Obama and Sen. John McCain will choose as running mates. Before we go any further, I just want to say that if nominated I will not run, and if elected I will not serve.
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Gargaro's World: HVAC Meets Cops

June 23, 2008
The HVAC industry is important in so many ways. There are the obvious reasons that pop into everyone’s head such as keeping people comfortable. Further down the list would be fighting crime.
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Gargaro's World: Anyone Want Super Bowl Tickets?

June 2, 2008
While Major League Baseball is in full swing (pun intended) and the NBA Finals are upon us, I want to talk football. More specifically, I want to talk about the Super Bowl.
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Gargaro's World: That Check Is How Big?

May 12, 2008
According to an article by the Associated Press, a Texas man was arrested last week for attempting to cash a check at a Fort Worth bank. The funny part of the story - the check was for $360 billion dollars.
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Gargaro's World: Seriously, Who Eats Tofu?

April 21, 2008
Except, possibly, for soy smoothies, you might consider a health fair. It could make for more fit and productive employees as well as lower health care costs.
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Gargaro's World: What Are We Working For?

April 10, 2008
I recently came across the story below. Hopefully, it will give you something to think about as you are pulling 16-hour days to secure the perfect retirement…
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Gargaro's World: Working For This Company Means Urine Trouble

March 31, 2008
Some bosses are laid back. Some bosses are strict. Then there is the Qwest supervisor who according to the Associated Press (AP), tried to cut down on bathroom breaks by telling workers to use disposable urinal bags in the field.
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Gargaro's World: Can Carrier Help That Face?

March 20, 2008
In a story broke by our sister publication from the U.K. - The ACR News - Carrier Corp. will be keeping Prince Charles and Camilla (to be honest I do not know her title and it wasn’t worth my time to Google it) cool.
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Contractors Need to Sell Health, Efficiency

March 17, 2008
Larry Taylor does not just want fellow contractors to think outside the box, he wants them to throw the box away. That was the message Taylor, owner of AirRite Air Conditioning Co., Fort Worth, Texas, delivered at his workshop titled “Selling Air: Marketing HVAC as a Service, Not a Box” at the 2008 ACCA Annual Conference and Indoor Air Expo.
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Gargaro's World: Keep the Deer Urine Out of the A/C

March 12, 2008
I am sure every technician has a story about the craziest problem they have found when doing a service call. The question is, can you beat finding an air conditioning unit that has been doused with deer urine?
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2014 MCAA Annual Convention

Scenes from the 2014 MCAA Annual Convention in Scottsdale, Ariz.


Kyle Gargaro, editor-in-chief of The NEWS, hosted the 2014 ACCA CEO Forum. At the event, six well-known, highly respected company executives, Gary Michel, Ingersoll Rand/Trane; Chris Nelson, Carrier Corp.; Chris Peel, Rheem Mfg. Co.; Rod Rushing, Johnson Controls; Brent Schroeder, Emerson Climate Technologies; and Doug Young, Lennox; provided individual industry outlooks and fielded questions directly from attending contractors. Listen to the entire event on the NEWSMakers podcast. Posted on April 14.

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