Graduated local community college hvac school in 92 went to work that summer for a small local outfit in my hometown got stuck wrapping duct and sealing joints in attics. Fell through a ceiling after passing out. Decided I wanted to do something different besides killing myself. Went to work for7 years in a manufacturing plant operating equipment and Maintenance of that equip. Left went into light refrigeration in restaurants with Walkins reach ins prep tables display coolers fountain machines coffe and tea makers ice makers anything in a restaurant for the next 10 years. Spent 2 years with a national cooking equipment company a lot of schooling that they sent me to working hot and cold side then the economy slowed hrs got low. Left and went to a do it all Hvac/R company. Still can't get me in another attic but for the past 2yrs I've worked on everything from chillers to Intellipaks to panel coolers to small splits and working with a great crew and a group of owners that still beat the street when they have to we put customer service first and everyone has the opportunity to learn and grow. I love my job do about40% refer work and the rest small to medium commercial hvac.