ST. CATHARINES, Ontario — Right Time Group of Companies continued its national growth with the acquisition of Wardlaw Heating and Cooling. Founded in 1981, Wardlaw Heating and Cooling is an installer and service provider for heating, air conditioning, and air quality equipment in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. Management and employees of the company will join the Right Time team and continue to serve their customers and community. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Named 2020 Employer of the Year by the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce and winner of the Sault Star’s Reader’s Choice Best HVAC Company 2016- 2021, Wardlaw is the fourteenth acquisition completed by Right Time.
“We’re excited to welcome the Wardlaw team to the Right Time family,” said Right Time CEO Craig Goettler. “Greg Wardlaw and Kelly Jackson have built an exceptional business and strong reputation within the Algoma District. Right Time is committed to delivering the premium service and brand promise that the Wardlaw name is known for.”
“We are proud of the company we have built and our commitment to the community we have served for the past 40 years,” said Wardlaw Heating and Cooling Co-owner Greg Wardlaw. “We chose Right Time because they have a great reputation for integrating and optimizing local HVAC businesses while maintaining the company’s local brand and reputation, which we believe will benefit both our dedicated team and customers. We are looking forward to Wardlaw’s continued success and growth with Right Time.”
Right Time is majority-owned by Gryphon Investors, a middle-market private equity firm.