SUWANEE, Ga. – Mitsubishi Electric Trane HVAC US LLC (METUS), a leading supplier of Ductless and Ducted Mini-split and Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) heat-pump and air-conditioning systems, held its 2021 Diamond Leadership Conference at the Ritz Carlton Key Biscayne in Key Biscayne, Florida from March 11 to 15. The conference recognized distributors for their outstanding performances.


Keynote speaker, economist Robert Genetski, spoke to the group of 300 about the economic environment and provided insights on best practices for safeguarding businesses. Conference events included business updates from executives, breakout sessions, a luxury yacht dinner cruise, and activities including power boats, golf, local food tours of South Beach and an awards ceremony to celebrate winners’ accomplishments.

“We’re honored to have the opportunity to host and celebrate our distributors for their great work and success,” said Mark Kuntz, chief executive officer, Mitsubishi Electric Trane HVAC US LLC. “Coming together to recognize their accomplishments is always a meaningful experience.”


The 2021 National Distributor of the Year Award was presented to Homans Associates of Wilmington, Massachusetts. Rich Iandoli, Joe Baker, Mark Potenza, Mike MacDonald and Scott DePinto accepted the award on behalf of the company at the awards ceremony on March 14.


Picture Caption: Homans Associates was awarded the 2021 National Distributor of the Year Award by METUS. From left to right: Tom Dowling and Matt Berry (METUS), Joe Baker (Homans Associates), Greg Hosselbarth (METUS), Mark Potenza, Mike MacDonald, Rich Iandoli and Scott DePinto (Homans Associates), Mark Kuntz, Roger Willett, Brinnon Williams, Rick Nortz and Tom Overs (METUS)