Entrepreneur magazine listed Aire Serv Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc., number 143 in its 2009 "Franchise 500" list. The company, which provides heating, air conditioning and indoor air quality services, ranked 245rd in 2008.
Known as the world's first, best and most comprehensive list of franchises, Entrepreneur magazine bases its rankings on financial strength and stability, growth rate and size of the system.
"It's an honor to be part of this elite group and be recognized by one of the nation's leading business magazines," said Dave Samuel, of the Aire Serv of Southwest Missouri franchise. "Aire Serv focuses on providing customers with the best possible service and overall experience, so it's rewarding and humbling to be acknowledged like this."
The Aire Serv of Southwest Missouri franchise provides heating and air conditioning services to homes and businesses in the Cassville area with offices in both Cassville and Monett.
"We wouldn't have received this honor without the commitment of our entire franchise network and their continual efforts to raise the bar for quality service and customer satisfaction," said Doyle James, president of Aire Serv Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. "I'm proud of the achievements our brand has made, and it's rewarding to see our franchise owners recognized by Entrepreneur magazine."