JOHNSON CITY, N.Y. — Meier Supply Company Inc. has promoted two team members to new roles within the company. Vaughn Brown is now the company’s refrigeration division manager and Jeff Ultsch has been promoted to the position of Utica branch manager.

As refrigeration division manager, Brown’s responsibilities include growing refrigeration lines throughout all branch locations. His office is now located at the Meier Supply Company Distribution Center, 111 Brown Street, Johnson City, N.Y. Brown was formerly Utica branch manager. He has been employed at Meier Supply since 1988.

Jeff Ultsch, new Utica branch manager, is a member of the Meier Core Development team, a group of employees identified for their potential as future company leaders, who receive additional training throughout the year. Ultsch has worked at the Utica branch for the last six years.

“Vaughn Brown and Jeff Ultsch have both made significant contributions to the team during their employment with Meier Supply Company,” said Michael Meier, vice president. “Their promotions are well-deserved.”

Meier Supply Company is a wholesale distributor of HVACR products with more than 100 employees and 17 locations in New York and Pennsylvania. The company is currently managed by the third generation of the Meier family. For more information, visit

Publication date: 02/27/2012