Southeast HVAC News
Engineer Elected President of ASHRAE Atlanta Chapter.
Electric US Cooling & Heating Division, America's No. 1 selling
brand of ductless cooling and heating technology, announced that
Charles Miltiades, senior controls engineer, has been elected
president of the
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning
Engineers (ASHRAE) Atlanta Chapter for the 2012-2013 term.
ASHRAE, founded in 1894, is a building technology society that
focuses on building systems, energy efficiency, indoor air quality
and sustainability within the industry. As president of the ASHRAE
Atlanta Chapter, Miltiades is responsible for the conduct and
supervision of all activities of the chapter during his term of
office. Miltiades will preside at all meetings of the chapter and of
the chapter's Board of Governors. He also will develop and maintain
a calendar of events for the chapter operating year.
"Mitsubishi Electric employees have been active members of ASHRAE
for more than 30 years. We have staff serving both locally and
nationally in ASHRAE leadership positions," said Mark Kuntz, vice
president of product development & engineering, Mitsubishi Electric
US Cooling & Heating Division. "Miltiades' election as president of
the Atlanta Chapter is an excellent opportunity to continue our
involvement in one of the HVAC industry's most important
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Miltiades has been a
member of ASHRAE since 2006 and has held numerous positions in
the Atlanta Chapter including secretary and, most recently,
treasurer. Miltiades graduated from Georgia Institute of
Technology, Atlanta, in 2002 with a bachelor's degree in
industrial and systems engineering. He also earned a Master of
Business Administration from Kennesaw State University,
Kennesaw, Ga., in 2008 and was inducted to the Beta Gamma Sigma
business honors fraternity. Miltiades has worked for Mitsubishi
Electric for three years and has worked in the HVAC industry for
12 years in both sales and engineering roles.
About Mitsubishi Electric US Cooling & Heating Division
Mitsubishi Electric US Cooling & Heating Division is
headquartered in Suwanee, Ga. We are a leading marketer of
Mitsubishi Electric intelligent air-conditioning and heating
technology in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and
Bermuda. In 1982, we introduced our state-of-the-art,
split-ductless air conditioners and heat pumps in North America.
We expanded our product line with variable refrigerant flow (VRF)
zoning heat pump systems using INVERTER technology to offer
simultaneous cooling and heating capabilities. We also offer
compressors and a full line of air-conditioning accessories.
Mitsubishi Electric's HVAC products have won numerous awards for
innovation and excellence, including a 2013 Top Products Award
from Building Operating Management, a 2012 Product Innovation
Award from Architectural Products, a 2012 Record Products Award
from Architectural Record, a 2012 BuildingGreen Top-10 Products
Award for split-ductless and VRF systems, and the 2011 AHR Expo
Product of the Year Award for the Dedicated Outdoor Air System.
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