Brendan Reid

Breakout Presentation:

Wednesday, October 10th , 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM

Technological Breakthroughs Trigger New Opportunities For Business Growth

Recent breakthroughs in building technologies are having a real impact on the HVAC industry, redefining the HVAC professional’s role as the go-to provider of building performance solutions. Expanding your business to include new services related to comfort, indoor air quality and energy efficiency can be a relatively simple process with tremendous opportunities for growth. This presentation will take a look at how the latest duct sealing technology, breakthroughs in envelope sealing and other innovations are changing the rules on home performance and providing HVAC contractors with new opportunities for business growth.


About Brendan Reid

Brendan Reid is founder and CEO of Comfort Institute, an organization that for the past 25 years has been dedicated to helping HVAC contractors increase profits through successful implementation of Home Performance Contracting. As a pioneer within the home performance industry, Reid participated in some of the earliest building science research and training, where much of our current understanding of how the house works as a system originated. Prior to his work at Comfort Institute, Reid founded Retrotec, the world’s  first commercial blower door instrument manufacturer in 1982.


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