ANAHEIM, Calif. — Source Refrigeration & HVAC announced that Andrew Mandell has been named chief operating officer. Source is a leading independent provider of commercial refrigeration and HVAC services in North America, serving supermarket chains, convenience store chains, and telecom companies.

Mandell’s prior role was as president of ValleyCrest Group, one of the largest landscape service and development companies in the United States. In his 15 years with ValleyCrest he also served as chief executive officer of landscape development, executive vice president, and chief financial officer. Prior to his work at ValleyCrest, he held leadership positions with Fox Cable Networks, Universal Studios, ITT Sheraton, the Walt Disney Co., and Pepsico.

“We are excited about Andy joining the Source leadership team,” said Brad Howard, Source’s chief executive officer. “His vast operational experience with facility services businesses, successful track record driving organic growth, experience integrating acquisitions, and customer-centric focus on building relationships and driving service quality make him a great fit for the Source business model.”

With over 1,200 employees and service locations nationally, Source Refrigeration & HVAC designs, installs, manages, maintains, and optimizes mission-critical refrigeration and HVAC systems. For more information, visit

Publication date: 5/30/2016

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