Partners with Troops to Trades, an organization dedicated to helping veterans with career development
June 6, 2016
Blanton’s Heating, Air & Electrical announced that it has partnered with Troops to Trades, a nonprofit organization, in an effort to provide veterans, National Guard, and Reserve members with career placement options, training grants, and scholarships to help them find careers in HVAC and other trades.
C&C Myers Heating & A/C teams with Lennox to improve quality of life for client and friend
May 16, 2016
C&C Myers Heating & A/C has partnered with Lennox to donate labor, equipment, and their services to Henry Perritt of Henry’s Marine, Hunting and Fishing of Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, after Perritt received a severe medical diagnosis.
Florida HVAC contractor posts job openings at the company
May 9, 2016
All Year Cooling, a south Florida air conditioning installation and repair company, announced it is expanding its workforce. The family-owned business is growing and is looking for qualified candidates to fill essential positions on its team.
Long-time UV industry expert will lead international business development efforts
May 9, 2016
Fresh-Aire UV, division of Triatomic Environmental Inc., a manufacturer of ultraviolet C (UVC) and photocatalytic oxidation (PCO)/activated carbon IAQ products, has named Stuart Engel as its international business development manager.
Company was selected from a pool of hundreds of submissions and three finalists
April 11, 2016
Hiller Plumbing, Heating, Cooling & Electrical, a provider of residential and commercial service and repair, has received Nashville Business Journal’s 2016 Best in Business Award in the 500+ employee company size category.
This funding will help create 100-plus jobs in a distressed community
April 11, 2016
National New Markets Fund LLC is expanding its investment in Arkansas with a $10 million New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocation to help fund development of an American Tubing Arkansas (ATA) facility in Springdale, Arkansas, that will produce components used in HVAC, refrigeration, defense, and automation products.
Circle of Excellence Award recognizes Lennox dealers for outstanding accomplishments
March 28, 2016
Parks Heating & Cooling announced that it has received the Circle of Excellence Award from Lennox Industries. At a ceremony held in Concord, North Carolina, Mike Hart, vice president of North American sales at Lennox International, presented the award to Tom Tucker, owner of Parks Heating & Cooling.
And Services announced its sponsorship of Oldsmar Little League in Tampa, Florida. The sponsorship will help Oldsmar maintain its strong community involvement so children in the area can participate in softball and baseball.
EMR rating of .62 said to be among the best in the industry
March 7, 2016
Taylor Norris, CEO of Custom Air Products & Services Inc. (CAPS), announced that the company has achieved its lowest ever EMR (experience modification rate), a measure used by insurance companies to indicate a company’s safety performance. CAPS has recorded a better than average EMR for the past three years.
CSI had been owned and operated by Forward Ventures Inc.
February 22, 2016
Powerhouse Equipment and Engineering Co. Inc. announced it has acquired boiler service company, Corn Service Inc. (CSI), of Gastonia, North Carolina. Powerhouse said this acquisition will allow it to better service its rental boiler customers in the Mid-South, Southeast, and Gulf Coast regions of the U.S.
In this issue, we announced the Dealer Design Award winners — products recognized for their exceptional innovation in making contractors’ jobs easier. We also look at supermarkets, c-stores, and restaurants. They are notoriously tough business sectors, but contractors can help operators by providing the right equipment and services.
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