Dayco Heating & Air of Kennewick, Washington received the ultimate accolade from Trane recently when it was one of three Comfort Specialist dealerships selected for a “Best Practices” video profile to be used on a national basis by the heating and air conditioning manufacturer.
The five-and-a-half minute video profile debuted at Trane’s national Comfort Specialist Conference in Las Vegas at the end of October in front of 1,000 of Dayco’s industry peers. Dayco’s video profile will be used by Trane throughout 2012 for regional meetings, training sessions and Comfort Specialist events as a way to showcase the best practices of Trane’s elite dealer organization.
“Trane Comfort Specialists are the best of the best,” says Jamie Byrne, vice president of sales for Trane. “They represent the highest standards in both technical expertise and customer satisfaction. We selected Dayco because they exemplify the finest attributes of our entire ...
Although the HVAC industry is traditionally a male-dominated field, there are a growing number of women in leadership positions who are making a real impact on this industry.
In fact, we at Contracting Business thought it was time that these women get the recognition they deserve. Therefore, we asked our readership to nominate candidates for our first HVACR Woman of the Yearprogram.
Nominees had to either own a contracting firm, or hold an upper management position, and be a leader in the HVAC community. We also looked at years in the industry, positions held, technical expertise, association involvement, and the commitment to promote and improve the HVAC industry.
During the interviewing and judging process, we were overwhelmingly impressed by the credentials and achievement of nominations we received.
However, one nominee surfaced whose technical savvy, business acumen, and tireless commitment to the HVAC industry made her a natural choice. Therefore ...