Comfort Tech Heating & Cooling Names President, Vice President

SAUGERTIES, NY — Kevin J. Hinchey, owner of Comfort Tech Heating & Cooling, Inc., was joined by former Congressman Maurice Hinchey, to announce Lou T. Ferraro as president of the company and Megan M. Van Aken as vice president of the business located at 645 Route 212.

Comfort-Tech-Ferraro-VanAken-WebMr. Ferraro, a resident of Saugerties, began working with Comfort Tech as director of operations. Prior to joining the firm, he worked for the Hunter-Tannersville Central School District for seven years as assistant director of facilities.

Ms. Van Aken started with Comfort Tech as executive assistant to the owner. Prior to joining the firm, she served as sales manager for a hotel and conference center as well as in patient relations for a medical practice.

Established in 2006, Comfort Tech is now fully owned by the Hinchey Family. It provides sales, installation, and service for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems for residential and commercial customers.

“We have built our reputation on providing quality HVAC products, paired with the highest level of customer service,” said Mr. Ferraro, noting: “Our expert service technicians are factory-trained and certified by North American Technical Excellence (NATE), the leading certification program for the industry.”

Comfort Tech is the local Carrier dealer serving Greene, Ulster and Dutchess counties. Their team of expert service technicians can repair and service all other manufacturers’ equipment throughout the Hudson Valley and Capital Region.

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