Fujitsu General America, Inc., Fairfield, NJ, has named Tom Grunstra national trainer for HVAC Products.
Tom’s background includes six years in sales for Porco Energy Corp. of New York, where he was responsible for training, and marketing and sales of HVAC, gas appliances and related equipment. He also ran his own business, The Training Man, for seven years, providing a wide range of HVAC training for service and installation technicians. He was also a trainer for the Hudson Valley Oil Heat Council.
Grunstra’s experience includes six years as service manager for an HVAC contracting business and for a manufacturer’s distributor in New York State. He is factory-trained to teach classes such as: electrical troubleshooting and reading diagrams, gas and oil heating, air flow properties and measurement, refrigeration. This experience included the initial roll-out of R-410a refrigerant with factory certification, rooftop HVAC troubleshooting, and semi-hermetic compressor failure diagnosis.