Local Company Recognized with Bryant Heating and Cooling Medal of Excellence

Jacksonville, Florida – (February 14, 2008) – Bryant Heating and Cooling Systems, one of the HVAC industry’s leaders in providing home comfort solutions, announced today that Stanley Barineau & Son Inc Tallahassee, Florida is being honored as a local Medal of Excellence (MOE) winner as part of its national Dealer of the Year program.

BarineauGangMOE is a business enrichment program available exclusively to Bryant dealers. Bryant dealers are evaluated for MOE based on sales growth, product mix, customer satisfaction and participation in various dealer programs and promotions.

“This recognition from Bryant is a sincere honor for everyone at Stanley Barineau & Son Inc” said Stanley Barineau. “We’re dedicated to serving our local community and are proud to be acknowledged for doing Whatever It Takes to deliver comfort solutions to our customers.”

Stanley’s father opened Barineau and Sons Heating and Air Condition in 1972, through the years Stanley has become one of the most well known service technicians in the industry. After the death of his father Elbert, Stanley helped maintain the business until 2006 when he opened Stanley Barineau and Son, the new generation, carrying on the tradition with his son. Stanley has been selling Bryant since 2006, two of his service technicians, Jon David and Marvin McNeal, who have been with him for years, combine with him have over 100 years experience. The three of them have installed and repaired many brands of heating and cooling systems over the years. They AwardMOEbelieve Bryant is the best by a long shot, the efficiency stands alone. Stanley has installed many higher end systems since 2006 and Stanley is quoted saying “Bryant’s systems are not only efficient; we have had far less warranty calls than I have ever had with other brands”. He encourages everyone to check out the Bryant name on the Internet. “I inform all of my customers about the Puron systems and the money this will save them for years to come”, Stanley states. Stanley Barineau and Son Inc. is proud to have their name associated with Bryant and hope to continue doing what ever it takes for another 30 or more years!! Stanley Barineau and Son’s service department is NATE (North American Technician Excellence) certified as well as a member of the Better Business Bureau and the Chamber of Commerce. They are a premier company through the City of Tallahassee, which is an elite service program. Please check them out on the web at for more information and the Bryant products.

“Bryant’s Dealer of the Year program recognizes dealers who are truly dedicated to doing Whatever It Takes to deliver home comfort,” said Valerie Baldwin, Manager, National Dealer Programs & Promotions at Bryant. “We are proud to honor this year’s nominees as knowledgeable and hardworking industry leaders.”

About Bryant Heating & Cooling Systems Bryant Heating & Cooling Systems, a leading supplier of HVAC equipment, is part of Farmington, Connecticut-based Carrier Corp., the world’s largest provider of heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions, with operations in more than 170 countries. Carrier is a business unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), a Hartford, Connecticut-based provider of a broad range of high-technology products and support services to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide. Bryant has been dedicated to customer comfort and satisfaction since 1904. In addition to its best-in-class network of distributors and dealers, Bryant offers exceptional reliability and energy savings through an extensive line of durable heating and cooling products. Bryant is devoted to doing Whatever It Takes to deliver the highest quality in HVAC products and services for consumers nationwide, which is why so many people have trusted their indoor comfort needs to Bryant. For more information, visit