American Standard® Heating & Air Conditioning recently honored seven distinguished American Standard Heating & Air Conditioning independent distributors at the annual Pinnacle Awards Ceremony. The awards presentation was held Wednesday, March 7 at The Ballantyne in Charlotte, NC. The American Standard distributors recognized represent the company’s outstanding business performers in heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC), based on market share, sales, growth and customer satisfaction.

“Each year, the Pinnacle Awards recognize the best of the best in our industry,” says Doug Wilson, vice president of sales for American Standard Heating & Air Conditioning, who presented the awards. “These seven exceptional distributors each surpassed several key performance metrics to achieve outstanding results in 2011.”

American Standard Heating & Air Conditioning’s 2011 Pinnacle Award Winners:

Group 1:
Winner: ACES A/C Supply, Inc., Houston, TX
Accepting award: Mike Davenport, president, and David Collins, vice president
Runner-up: American Refrigeration Supply, Phoenix, AZ
Accepting award: Cecil Ward, director of marketing and HVAC sales, and Lee Hendrickson, sales manager

Group 2:
Winner: S.G. Torrice Supply Company, Boston, MA
Accepting award: Mike Donaghey, vice president, and Matt Bedard, sales manager
Runner-up: Gensco, Inc., Tacoma, WA
Accepting award: Jeff Banducci, sales manager

Group 3:
Winner: Wolff Bros. Supply Company, Medina, OH
Accepting award: Jeff Wolff, chief financial officer, and Dave Artrip, general manager
Runner-up: Young Supply Company, Chesterfield, MI
Accepting award: Anthony Vallan, vice president and general manager, and Ronald Vallan, vice president of marketing

Group 4:
Winner: Folcarelli Supply Company, Altoona, PA
Accepting award: Mike Folcarelli, vice president, and Bill Edmiston, sales manager

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