AHRI Announces New Officers, Presents Awards

The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) held its Annual Meeting November 16-18 in Carlsbad, California, during which it elected its new officers and presented awards to industry leaders. “We are pleased to recognize these thoughtful, tireless leaders, and thank them for their service to AHRI and the HVACR and water heating industry,” said AHRI President and CEO Stephen Yurek. AHRI’s new Chairman is Ed Purvis, Executive Vice President, Emerson Climate Technologies… Read More

Fresh-Aire UV Gives North Carolina Representative HVAC Award

Fresh-Aire UV, Jupiter, Florida, the largest manufacturer of UVC indoor air quality (IAQ) products in North America, presented a “10-year Anniversary In IAQ” award to manufacturer’s representative Daugherty Sales Co. Inc., Charlotte, North Carolina on May 1. Receiving the award were Daugherty Sales principals Scott Daugherty, HVAC Sales–South Carolina, and Justin Revels, HVAC Sales–North Carolina.. Daugherty Sales, which is Fresh-Aire UV’s second longest standing rep firm has also won Fresh-Aire UV’s Rep of the Year… Read More

Hughes Supply Relocates PROSTOCK Store in Conyers, Georgia

Last month, Rheem distributor Hughes Supply opened a new PROSTOCK location just 30 miles south of Atlanta in Conyers, Georgia. Hughes Supply provides residential, commercial, light industrial, institution and government plumbing supplies, as well as a complete line of commercial and residential HVAC supplies. In attendance for the grand opening event were area contractors, as well as Hughes Supply’s many different supplier partners. Customers were able to take part in product demonstration, product training, and… Read More

N.B. Handy Company Celebrates its Quasquicentennial

N.B. Handy Company holds the rare distinction of being successfully owned and operated by the same family for 125 years. N.B. Handy was founded on April 1, 1891, by Nathan Bryant Handy. Although the products and industries the company has served since its inception have changed and grown, the core values of excellence and treating employees, vendors and customers like family remain strong. The company credits its robust longevity to Mr. Handy’s founding principles. To mark… Read More