Mingledorff’s, Inc., Peachtree Corners, GA to acquire McNellage & Associates, Inc., Daphne, AL
July 20, 2022
PEACHTREE CORNERS, GEORGIA – July 20, 2022 – Mingledorff’s, Inc. (“Mingledorff’s”) is pleased to announce the signing of an agreement to acquire the assets of McNellage & Associates, Inc. of Daphne, Alabama (“McNellage & Associates”). The parties hope to close the transaction in the third quarter of 2022. Commercial HVAC customers and stakeholders throughout the Gulf Coast should benefit from the synergies gained through this acquisition. “McNellage & Associates has a decades-long, strong reputation with HVAC contractors, end users, engineers and architects in the Gulf Coast region. Their substantial industry knowledge and rock-solid customer relationships have established them as a leading provider of commercial HVAC equipment in the Gulf Coast. We are excited about combining McNellage & Associates’ best-in-class relationships and expertise with our industry-leading equipment lines and corporate resources,” said David Kesterton, Mingledorff’s Inc. President & Chief Executive Officer. The president of McNellage & Associates, Bubba McNellage, added, “The combination of Mingledorff’s long tradition of customer satisfaction and McNellage’s engineered systems market leadership will make Carrier the pinnacle of the applied HVAC market on the Gulf Coast.”
McNellage & Associates was founded in 1986 by Walter S. McNellage, Jr. and his son, Bubba, to serve as the manufacturer’s sales representative for York applied HVAC systems in South Alabama and the Florida panhandle. Bubba assumed leadership of the company in 1992 after his father’s passing. In 2007, the company relocated from Mobile, AL to its current location in Daphne, AL. Over these years, McNellage’s team forged relationships in the commercial HVAC market and grew to become a market leader in the Gulf Coast for the last 20 years. As such, they have been recognized as one of JCI/York’s top sales agents in the country multiple times. After the close of the transaction, McNellage & Associates’ team will be moving into the Mingledorff’s Gulf Coast District Headquarters in Loxley, Alabama to join the Gulf Coast Commercial Team.
About Mingledorff’s, Inc.
Mingledorff’s (www.mingledorffs.com) is the largest independent Carrier Air Conditioning distributor in the United States. Mingledorff’s operates through 41 distribution centers located in five states throughout the Southeast United States. Additional subsidiaries include George Holden & Associates, Inc., headquartered in Peachtree Corners, GA and Commercial Controls Group, Inc. (“CCG”) also headquartered in Peachtree Corners, GA.