FORT SMITH, Ark. - Rheem Manufacturing Co.'s Ruud Air Conditioning Division recently recognized its Top 10 "Ruud Reliable" dealers.

FORT SMITH, Ark. - Rheem Manufacturing Co.'s Ruud Air Conditioning Division recently recognized its Top 10 sales-producing "Ruud Reliable" dealers from around the country.

The dealers were recognized for their total 2002 Ruud equipment purchases. They outperformed more than 250 Ruud Reliable dealers nationally.

"We are proud to recognize these top-selling Ruud Reliable dealers who are providing quality HVAC equipment installations and maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction to homeowners," said Gary Wehunt, marketing programs manager for Ruud Air Conditioning Division.

The Top 10 Ruud dealers for 2002 were: Ace&A of Lawrenceville, Ga.; D&W Airflow of Covington, Ga.; Jimmy Weeks of Fayetteville, Ga.; John Moore Services of Houston; Wilson Heating & AC of Dallas; Kendall County Air of Boerne, Texas; Ragsdale Heating & AC of Dallas, Ga.; Schell Heating & AC, of Covington, Ga.; Wilson's Heating & AC of Van Buren, Ark.; and Bexar Air of San Antonio.

The dealers received a plaque and complimentary gift certificate for Ruud Reliable apparel, promotional products or customized literature.