Southwest HVAC News
Distributor Don Stevens for Expanded Territory in Western
addition to Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin, Don Stevens will
distribute Daikin residential unitary HVAC equipment in Arizona,
Colorado and Utah, with planned expansion into New Mexico next year.
Proven success in promoting the Daikin brand in Minnesota, North
Dakota and Wisconsin has compelled Daikin North America to select
Don Stevens LLC as its distributor of Daikin-branded residential
unitary (ducted) HVAC equipment in Arizona, Colorado and Utah, with
planned expansion into New Mexico next year.
“We look forward to serving our new customers and extending westward
our vision of providing hassle-free, customer-first solutions,” said
Dan Beno, president of Don Stevens. “Spreading the word about the
Daikin value proposition to dealers and consumers is a passion of
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Don Stevens will execute this expansion through a wholly-owned
business unit, Stevens Equipment Supply, with the opening of
HVAC-dedicated branches beginning in the fourth quarter of 2017.
In addition to residential unitary, Stevens Equipment Supply
will promote the full line of Daikin ductless and light
commercial HVAC, as well as controls, air quality, parts and
accessories throughout the region.
“We are humbled and grateful for the trust extended by Daikin,”
said Dave DeSutter, CEO of Don Stevens. “Over the past 55 years,
our team has expanded by providing our customers best-in-class
equipment, from top manufacturers, in a growing geographical
footprint. This territory expansion is a natural progression of
our growth plan and performed carefully to preserve focus on our
vision, values and core equipment distribution strengths.”
Takayuki (Taka) Inoue, executive vice president and president,
Daikin Business Unit, Daikin North America, added: “Our
investment in our new Daikin Texas Technology Park is proof of
our commitment to growth in North America, and we choose premium
distributors who can represent the benefits of Daikin
technologies and grow with us in the future.”.