® Recognizes Outstanding Franchise Owners Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc., a franchising company that provides service, maintenance and installation of cooling, heating and indoor air quality systems, honored its outstanding franchisees during the company’s 2011 annual reunion conference in Indianapolis.

The top honor recognized Dave and Julie Adams, of the of Victoria franchise, as the Franchisee of the Year. presents this award to the franchisee who has consistently grown through proper training and has a consistently high level of success through quality and professional service.

“It is rewarding and humbling to be recognized as the 2011 Franchisee of the Year,” said Dave Adams. “We could not have received this award without the dedication of our employees and the quality service they provide on a daily basis. We owe our thanks to all of them.”

Other outstanding franchisees and team members recognized during the conference include:

Excellence in Leadership
• Andrew and Susan Smith of the of SE Texas in Texas
President’s Award
• Richard and Bonnie Ciresi of the of Louisville in Kentucky
Woman of the Year
• Carolyn Roberson of the of Central SC in South Carolina
Builder of the Year
• Travis and Amy Waldstein the of SW Iowa in Iowa
Sales Leader of the Year
• Richard and Bonnie Ciresi of the of Louisville in Kentucky
Recruiter of the Year
• Joe Esser of the of Lakes Country in Minnesota
Rookie of the Year
• Jared Teague and Carla McMullan of the of Southern New Mexico in New Mexico
Market Penetration
• Dave and Julie Adams of the of Victoria in Texas
Office Professional of the Year
• Joey Link of the of Louisville in Kentucky
Service Professional of the Year
• Alex Hamm of the of The Woodlands and Greater Conroe Area in Texas
Sales Professional of the Year
• Shawn Rackers of the of Central Missouri in Missouri
Personal Achievement
• Mike and Rusty Chiarella of the of Western Connecticut in Connecticut
Personal Achievement
• Elton and Anna Stewart of the Stewart’s in Louisiana
Personal Achievement
• Dennis and Carol Wissner of the of Mid Michigan in Michigan
Personal Achievement
• Noe and Heather Pena of the of Stanislaus County in California
Personal Achievement
• Harry and Carolyn Roberson of the of Central SC in South Carolina Vendor of the Year
• Jackson Systems

“At, we are committed to making our customer’s comfortable with knowledgeable and friendly team members,” said Doyle James, president of Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc. “We are honored to have recipients like these representing us, who are dedicated, talented and hardworking. We are all focused on being the very best.”