Fedders Corporation, a manufacturer of HVAC equipment, announced that it has appointed David B. Schumacher as president of Fedders Commercial HVAC.
Mr. Schumacher will have direct responsibility for Fedders' new business unit, Fedders Commercial HVAC, which comprises Fedders Eubank Company, Inc. and Fedders Addison Company, Inc. The business unit manufactures a broad line of air-conditioning products including wall-mount packaged air-conditioners and heat pumps, rooftop packaged heating and cooling units, vertical packaged units, water source heat pumps, condensing units and air handlers for commercial and institutional markets.
Most recently, Mr. Schumacher held the position of president and CEO of Pro Group Incorporated, where he was helped with merging the company with a larger competitor.
Commenting on Schumacher's appointment, Fedders' Chairman and CEO Sal Giordano, Jr. said, "I am very excited about the prospects for Fedders' Commercial HVAC division and pleased that David Schumacher will be leading the effort to maximize its growth and profitability. He brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to this new position and I am confident that the company will benefit from his expertise and demonstrated leadership capabilities."
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