Friday's General Session was one that Contractor's were happy they made it to regardless of how they felt after the Thursday Night Extravaganza at the Maryland Science Center. Mark Matteson gave a humorous talk teaching attendees how to overcome obstacles. Other highlights of the general session included:
Carol Papesh, chief financial officer for Conditioned Air, Naples, FL, was presented with the HVAC Woman of the Year award.
Jim Isaac of Isaac Heating and Air Conditioning Inc., Rochester, NY, was inducted in to the Contracting Business.com Hall of Fame.
The N.A.T.E. Golden Toolbox Award was presented to Jack Bartell of Virginia Air.
The Tom McCart Award was presented to Drew Cameron.
Luxaire and Arlington Heating and Air Conditioning presented the Make A Wish foundation with a check for to make a wish come true.
Gillette Air Conditioning accepted thier Commercial Contractor of the Year award.
Tommy Estes, Owner and President of Estes Heating and Cooling in Atlanta and the 2010 Residential Contractor of the Year gave a touching speech on why his company was chosen for this award.