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Shelley Kiley Joins Rinnai America Corporation as Vice President of Operations

Rinnai America Corporation, manufacturer of the number-one selling brand of tankless gas water heaters in North America, announced Shelley Kiley has joined the organization as its Vice President of Operations. Kiley’s extensive knowledge, will help Rinnai continue to grow and expand manufacturing capabilities in North America, including overseeing the completion of its new manufacturing plant in Griffin, Ga. In addition, Kiley has assumed responsibility over all functional areas in manufacturing, supply chain, distribution and logistics. Read More

Keith Gautier Joins East Coast Metal Distributors as Salesman

Keith Gautier recently joined East Coast Metal Distributors as an area salesman. Keith will be based out of the Norcross branch and will be working the Northeast Atlanta metro area territory. Keith Gautier, new East Coast Metal Distributors salesman for the Northeast Atlanta metro area Keith Gautier has been in the HVAC industry since 1976. He started out as a helper and transitioned into an installer moving into the service field. Keith then decided to… Read More

CAAG Announces New Leadership as Founder Retires After 41 Years of Dedicated Service

The Conditioned Air Association of Georgia, Inc. (CAAG) is excited to announce new leadership as they honor the outgoing Executive Director. Tucker Green was tapped to succeed Bruce Widener who is retiring after 41 years of successfully leading Georgia’s only statewide HVAC association. Tucker Green Widener co-founded CAAG with Bob Kesterton and Earl Smith in 1980. Under his leadership, CAAG enacted countless pieces of legislation, grew membership and revenue, and raised the professional standards for… Read More

Supplied Energy: Your New Solar, HVAC, and Home Improvement Distributor

Supplied Energy, a solar, HVAC, and home improvement distributor focused on making all-electric products easily accessible to contractors, is officially open for business in Newnan, GA. While the company is new, the team is not. The company is led by Kyle Smith, who has a strong background in the manufacturing and distribution side of the HVAC and home improvement industry. Also on the team are Mike Kelly and Andre Buquoi who are both well known… Read More

Governor Brian Kemp Names Two New Appointments to the State Construction Industry Licensing Board – Division of Conditioned Air Contractors

The Conditioned Air Association of Georgia (CAAG) commends Governor Kemp for his exceptional selections to fill two vacant seats. CAAG President, Matthew Holtkamp, is one of the two appointees. He makes the second active CAAG member to serve on the distinguished board. James Martin Ford of Augusta, GA is the appointee to fill a vacant engineer position on the board. The State Construction Industry Licensing Board protects the public against faulty construction installations through the… Read More

Bruce Widener to Officially Retire from CAAG

As many of you know I will be officially retired from CAAG on July 1, 2021, after 41 years! When Earl Smith, Bob Kesterton and I met for lunch 41 years ago to talk about forming a state association of HVAC contractors, none of us knew what could be accomplished. Who knew? Where did the time go? Now we are admired by HVAC and other trade associations around the country! I really think we have… Read More