FORT WORTH, Texas — Morsco Inc., a Fort Worth, Texas-based distributor of commercial and residential plumbing products; HVAC equipment; pipe, valves, and fittings (PVF); and underground utility products, has named industry veteran Jim Mishler president of HVAC.

Mishler joined Morsco on Oct. 16, bringing more than 15 years of HVAC experience to the company. He has previously held positions at Lennox, Heating & Cooling Supply (Watsco), and Goodman Mfg. Co., where he served as president of company owned distribution (COD) and senior vice president of Goodman Global.

“Jim is a proven industry leader, having guided his team at Goodman to many years of double-digit growth and significant market share gains,” said Chip Hornsby, CEO, Morsco. “He is a great match for this position, and he will further our commitment to growing Morsco’s HVAC operations to become a significant player in the U.S. market.”

Mishler will be based in Morsco’s Support Center in Fort Worth, Texas. He is a graduate of the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University with a Master’s Degree in marketing and finance.

“As Morsco continues to expand its business, one of the most significant growth opportunities is certainly HVAC,” said Mishler. “I’m eager to start collaborating with the Morsco team to further the company’s growth strategy for HVAC and create opportunities in both existing and expanded geographies.”

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Publication date: 10/20/17