The board of directors of the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide have elected the following officers for the 2014 board term:
Chairman-Andy Fiffick of Rad-Air Complete Car Care, Cleveland, OH
Vice Chairman-Steve Sunday, Sunair Products, Fort Worth, TX
Treasurer- David Jack, Denso Products and Services America, Long Beach, CA
Secretary-R.C. Shirmer, Glen-Ray Rad Inc. Wausau, WI
Past Chairman-Arthur “Butch” Smith, ARA Automotive Systems, Garland, TX
The MACS board of directors has 13 members, four from the service and repair, distribution and manufacturing divisions plus the past chairman. Six members are elected annually to two-year terms.
Elected to a two-year term from the service membership for 2014 were Andy Fiffick, Rad-Air Complete Car Care, Cleveland, OH and Jim Atkinson, Car Repair Company, Scottsdale, AZ. Elected to a two-year term from the distribution membership were Randy Rankin of Ranshu, Reno, NV. And James Hittman, Badger Truck Refrigeration, Eau Claire, WI. Elected for a two-year term from the manufacturer membership were David Jack of DENSO Products and Services America, Long Beach, CA and Mary Koban of DuPont Fluoroproducts of Wilmington, DE.
Founded in 1981, the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) is the leading non-profit trade association for the mobile air conditioning, heating and engine cooling system segment of the automotive aftermarket.
MACS represents a growing membership in North America and 47 countries around the world, and is affiliated with the Vehicle Air Conditioning Specialists of Australia (VASA).
MACS also provides information and services to more than 60,000 industry shops, suppliers and technicians. The Society serves the industry through informational tools, self-paced educational materials, leader-led training clinics, advocacy and other member services. Since 1991, MACS has assisted more than one million technicians to comply with 1990 Clean Air Act requirements for certification in refrigerant recovery and recycling to protect the environment. Visit our website at www.macsw.org