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PBACCA Hosts 2023 Board of Directors and Officers Installation Banquet

The Palm Beach Air Conditioning Contractors Association (PBACCA) hosted their 2023 board of directors and officers installation banquet on Thursday, December 1 2022 at The Beach Club in Lake Worth Beach, FL. This year the event included the annual toy drive and a casino night.

Outgoing PBACCA President Tony Kiser (far r.) swears in the 2023 Officers and Board of Directors

A cocktail hour was followed by dinner, the installation ceremony, music, gaming and a raffle.

PBACCA 2022 President Tony Kiser began by presenting the 2021 Member of the Year Award to Arturo Alba of Arco Supply for his dedication and support of PBACCA during over 15 years of service. Tony also thanked several committee members for their valuable contributions to the association and the industry: Jim Carr of Complete Comfort and member of the Building Code Advisory Board, Jim Pickard of CMI and member of the Construction Industry Licensing Board and Steve Sparks of TWC Services and Florida Air Conditioning Apprenticeship Association Program Director. Tony concluded by swearing in the 2023 Officers and Directors and handing the gavel to incoming President Robin Worrell.

The 2023 PBACCA Officers are Secretary/Treasurer Sean Caplan of EDS Air Conditioning and Plumbing, Vice President Steven Castillo of Robert R. McGill Air Conditioning, President Elect Kelly McCann of CMI Air Conditioning and Electric, President Robin Worrell of State Energy Heating and Air and Past President Tony Kiser of EDS Air Conditioning and Plumbing. 2023 Directors are Arturo Alba, Jr. of Arco Supply, Carissa Duemig of Fund-Ex Solutions Group, Rob Mayhew of Tropic Supply, Tom O’Connor of Johnstone Supply The Ware Group, John Riley of Al Packer Ford-Lincoln and Daryl Sholar of Village of Wellington.

Robin gave her acceptance speech and, as her first action as President, recognized the 2022 Member of the Year, Kelly McCann. “For 22 of his 30-plus years in the HVACR industry, Kelly has been an integral part of the Florida Air Conditioning Apprenticeship Association and has always stepped up when asked to help out with PBACCA activities.”

Several hours of action at the casino tables, music sponsored by CMI Air Conditioning and Electric and provided by DJ Tango and a raffle for prizes concluded the evening’s activities.

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