DAYTON, Ohio — WinWholesale Inc., one of the nation’s largest distributors, has opened Winair brand companies in Lafayette and Lake Charles, La., to provide contractors with a complete line of HVACR equipment. The companies are the first two Winair locations in the state.
Together, Lafayette Winair Co. and Lake Charles Winair Co. will serve customers in central and south Louisiana. Lake Charles Winair also covers the southwest part of the state.
Both companies, which have local ownership, are part of WinWholesale and the Win Group of Companies headquartered in Dayton, Ohio. Each company carries Tempstar Heating and Cooling Products, Fieldpiece meters, Mitchell Metal Products and other brands.
Kurt Brown is president of Lafayette Winair and Jeff Hanchey is president of Lake Charles Winair.
“We’re very excited about Winair entering Louisiana, and as longtime residents of their areas, Kurt and Jeff know the markets well,” said Monte Salsman, WinWholesale chief operating officer. “They’re focusing on their customers – what they need and when they need it.”
There are more than 450 local Win companies in 44 states and more than 70 Noland locations, mainly in the Southeast. Noland is a wholly-owned subsidiary.