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PHCC Welcomes Aire Serv as a Franchisor Sponsorship Participant

May 15, 2019

Continuing its outreach to HVAC contractors, the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) is pleased to welcome Aire Serv to its Franchisor Sponsorship program. The company, part of the Neighborly® community, represents more than 190 business owners throughout the United States and Canada.

Through Aire Serv’s participation, their franchise business owners will have expanded opportunities to access a wide array of education and training programs, networking events and business coaches from PHCC, PHCC’s Quality Service Contractors (QSC) and the PHCC Educational Foundation, including:

  • PHCC CONNECT 2019—Oct. 2-4 in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Discounts on customer service, financing and marketing programs
  • Updates on legislative and regulatory issues affecting the p-h-c industry
  • HVAC-specific information, resources and discussion opportunities
  • Frontline Service Technician and Service Manager Training
  • “Pillars of Success” coaching resource for p-h-c service businesses
  • DOL-approved apprentice training
  • Workforce development resources

“We are very excited about this new sponsorship program with a respected HVAC franchise,” says PHCC President Ken Nielsen, AccuAire Inc., Reading, Massachusetts. “The initiative is right on target with our strategic goal to enhance PHCC’s visibility as a valuable and recognized resource for HVAC professionals. We look forward to providing resources to Aire Serv’s owners as we fulfill PHCC’s mission to provide best practices, expert resources, education and training for the industry.”

“Aire Serv is excited about this opportunity to be part of this program,” said Steve Truett, president of Aire Serv, a Neighborly company. “This sponsorship will allow Aire Serv owners and technicians to participate in training opportunities that enhance their skills and become the best HVAC professionals in the industry.”

Nielsen adds that the Franchisor Sponsor program is a new opportunity for franchisors to participate as a group with PHCC. “We’re eager to expand our network and pursue relationships with other franchisors as we continue to advance the industry as a whole,” he says.

For more information on PHCC’s Franchisor Sponsorship program and membership opportunities, contact [email protected] or 800-533-7694.

About PHCC

The PHCC National Association, formed in 1883, provides legislative advocacy, education and training to approximately 3,600 plumbing and HVACR businesses who employee roughly 65,000 technicians. Members of PHCC have access to a wide variety of services designed to increase their professionalism, grow their business and improve profitability. For more information about PHCC, visit

About Aire Serv®

Aire Serv®, established by Neighborly® in 1992, is a global franchise organization providing installation, maintenance and repair of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and indoor air quality systems. Aire Serv franchisees provide services to residential and commercial customers from more than 190 locations worldwide. Aire Serv is part of Neighborly®, a community of home service experts, leveraging nearly 3,700 professional home service experts worldwide with a unique direct service function that provides consumers assistance with nearly all aspects of their home care needs. Neighborly brands are found at For more information about Aire Serv, visit To learn about franchising opportunities with all Neighborly companies, visit