Commercial HVAC market manufacturer’s representative HTS has named six principals from its Ontario and Texas offices to lead the company’s North American growth.

The new principals are Toronto-based senior sales engineer Paul Povolo, James Breckenridge of the automation and control department, Ontario branch manager Jason Kitchen, sales mentor Terry Arcese, Direct Expansion Solutions principal Thomas McLaughlin and HTS President Mike Donovan.

 “These newly named principals have significantly contributed to the success of HTS, and their appointment is pivotal to our long-term growth strategy,” said Paul Pilutti, director of operations for HTS Ontario. “We have been very successful providing reliable, high-efficiency HVAC solutions that help building owners achieve the best indoor air quality, while reducing operational costs and energy consumption. These proven leaders’ years of dedication and experience, combined with an understanding of the unique and enviable HTS culture, will help ensure the company’s continued exceptional growth rate.”

 Officials noted that in the past year, HTS’ operations in Ontario and Texas have had revenue growth of 21 percent, increased projects by 15 percent, added 75 employees and opened three HVAC parts stores.