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NAVAC Hires Andrew Greaves as Regional Sales Manager

May 16, 2019

NAVAC North America has appointed Andrew Greaves to the role of Regional Sales Manager. In this position, Mr. Greaves will ensure proper training and tool use by overseeing all relationships with distribution channels and managing the company’s broad-ranging representative network.

Andrew Greaves
Andrew Greaves

As NAVAC continues to steadily expand its footprint through a product portfolio of smart, automated solutions that make technicians’ jobs more efficient and intuitive, Mr. Greaves will play a fundamental role in providing key support initiatives on behalf of manufacturers.

A former Marine, Mr. Greaves is a KY Master Licensed HVAC Mechanic with extensive experience in the HVAC service industry. Prior to joining NAVAC, he worked as a factory-trained service mechanic at Johnson Controls, where he conducted maintenance on a wide spectrum of equipment ranging from VRF systems to centrifugal chillers.

Mr. Greaves also operates his own YouTube Channel, AK HVAC, which provides insight into the HVAC trade and advice for young people interested in joining the field. With insightful content and a high production value, the channel has an impressive 25,000 subscribers with over 1.4 million views.

“Andrew’s extensive knowledge of the service field position him for continued success as Regional Sales Manager,” said Stephen Rutherford, Director of HVAC Tools Business for NAVAC. “His proven ambition and dedication to recruit future leaders for the industry are not only admirable, but will greatly enhance the NAVAC team as we expand our global presence.”

Mr. Greaves studied HVAC at Bluegrass Community & Technical College. A father of three, he resides in Lexington, KY with his wife, Jennine.


NAVAC is a global manufacturer that has dedicated over 20 years to the R&D and manufacturing of industrial vacuum solutions and HVAC/R tools. NAVAC draws upon its commitment to technical innovation, strong customer service and robust R&D allocation to deliver solutions offering unsurpassed efficiency, accuracy and ease of use.

Comprising a full lineup of tools, gauges, detectors, charger and vacuum pumps, among other solutions, NAVAC’s product portfolio is designed with one overarching concept in mind: user-friendliness. The company seeks to meet a need for simpler, lighter, faster solutions that expedite service without sacrificing accuracy.

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