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Johnson Controls-Hitachi Names Five Distributors to Expand North American Presence

Johnson Controls-Hitachi today announced the addition of five regional companies to its roster of North American distributors for the Hitachi Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) systems and SmartFlexTM Mini-Split systems. The new distributors strengthen the North American distribution footprint for these popular Johnson Controls-Hitachi products. Dave Burggren, sales director, Johnson Controls-Hitachi North America The new distributors are: Johnstone Supply of Waltham, Massachusetts, serving Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Engineered Building Systems of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, serving the Philadelphia… Read More
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Santa-Fe by Therma-Stor, LLC is the Newest Manufacturer Added to the Barksdale Sales Group Product Portfolio

On July 1st, 2021, Therma-Stor, LLC has become the newest domestic manufacturer added to the Barksdale Sales Group line card. BSG will represent Therma-Stor’s Santa-Fe dehumidifiers in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, North and South Carolina, and Tennessee. Therma-Stor, located in Madison, Wisconsin, was established in 1977. Beginning with heat recovery water heaters, Therma-Stor now manufactures a line of residential dehumidifiers, including the Santa-Fe series of free-standing, in-wall and whole house ventilating dehumidifiers. Therma-Stor recently announced the… Read More
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Renee Eddy Joins Rinnai America Corporation as Vice President of Innovation

Rinnai America Corporation, manufacturer of the number-one selling brand of tankless gas water heaters in North America, announced Renee Eddy joined the organization as its Vice President of Innovation. With Renee’s zeal and extensive knowledge in developing new and innovative technologies, Rinnai will continue to expand its portfolio and drive growth in new markets. Renee Eddy “My passion is transforming data and technologies into cool, new products and that passion is sure to come through… Read More
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Matthew Holtkamp President of Conditioned Air Association of Georgia (CAAG) Presents Letter to Members

What a great first quarter of our fiscal year! Tucker and I have traveled the state recruiting new members. We’ve also met in LaGrange several times with our new marketing partner, Elite Marketing Co. to work on our new proposed website. We can’t wait to get your feedback during the district meetings. Matthew Holtkamp One thing that became quickly apparent during our recruitment was that just the two of us out here might only bump… Read More
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“Right to Repair” Movement Gets a Biden Boost: New Legislative Moves in the U.S. and EU Mean Manufacturers Must Prepare for Sustainable Change

What is driving the move towards giving consumers the “right to repair”? Cindy Jaudon “There’s a lot of sustainability buzz around the “Right to Repair” driven by two new legislative moves in both the U.S. and Europe. On July 9th, President Joe Biden signed a historic executive order aiming to increase competition across many U.S. industries by encouraging the FTC to stop manufacturers imposing repairs restrictions, to give consumers the right to repair their own… Read More
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Imperial Capital Launches Frontier Service Partners

Imperial Capital Group Ltd. is pleased to announce the launch of Frontier Service Partners, the nation’s newest residential services company founded on the philosophy of putting people first, delivering on our promises, and creating lifetime clients. Dean FultonFrontier Service Partners “We see tremendous opportunity to deploy our Back/Buy/Build investment strategy within the residential HVAC, plumbing and electrical services industry and we are excited to build a world class multi-regional company” said Eugene Polevoy, Principal… Read More
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