SPEAKERS

INSIGHT FROM INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS

KEYNOTE

ALDEN MILLS

Against the odds, Alden Mills conquered childhood asthma then accomplished extraordinary things. Alden became a nationally-ranked rower, a three-time Navy SEAL platoon commander, then founder and CEO of one of the nation’s fastest-growing companies.

Quan Nguyen

VP/GM Residential

Quan Nguyen joined Lennox in 2010 as the Director of Customer Support. Since then, he’s worked in Product Management and Brand Management before taking over his current role. Quan graduated from West Point where he earned a Mechanical Engineering degree and served as an infantry officer for six years. He has earned the Airborne badge, Air Assault badge, and Ranger tab and is a recipient of the Bronze Star for his deployment to Iraq. He later received his MBA from Harvard and worked at McKinsey & Company prior to joining Lennox.

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Quan Nguyen

VP/GM Residential Marketing

Quan Nguyen joined Lennox in 2010 as the Director of Customer Support. Since then, he’s worked in Product Management and Brand Management before taking over his current role. Quan graduated from West Point where he earned a Mechanical Engineering degree and served as an infantry officer for six years. He has earned the Airborne badge, Air Assault badge, and Ranger tab and is a recipient of the Bronze Star for his deployment to Iraq. He later received his MBA from Harvard and worked at McKinsey & Company prior to joining Lennox.
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Quan Nguyen

VP/GM Residential Marketing

Quan Nguyen joined Lennox in 2010 as the Director of Customer Support. Since then, he’s worked in Product Management and Brand Management before taking over his current role. Quan graduated from West Point where he earned a Mechanical Engineering degree and served as an infantry officer for six years. He has earned the Airborne badge, Air Assault badge, and Ranger tab and is a recipient of the Bronze Star for his deployment to Iraq. He later received his MBA from Harvard and worked at McKinsey & Company prior to joining Lennox.

In his roles at Lennox Quan conducted an extensive strategic pricing analysis, launched successful furnace products, developed our brand promise and led the effort to update our DaveNet platform. His mission since assuming marketing leadership has been to focus the team's effort on continued innovation, increased digital marketing, and exceptional customer service.

At #LennoxLIVE17, Quan and members of his team will provide you with insight into our changing markets and the aggressive pace of change in technology. Innovation in programs, service, and program communication will infuse our message. This session will launch day 2 of the meeting and set the stage for the balance of the day, while providing the merchandising charge for the year.

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Mike Hart

VP/GM Residential Sales at Lennox International

Mike has held leadership roles at Lennox for over 20 years. He has successfully led teams in residential and commercial sales, Brand Management and the Lennox service division, Service Experts. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree from The University of Maryland and his Master’s Degree from University of Texas at Dallas.

Mike Hart

VP/GM Residential Sales
at Lennox International

Mike has held leadership roles at Lennox for over 20 years. He has successfully led teams in residential and commercial sales, Brand Management and the Lennox service division, Service Experts. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree from The University of Maryland and his Master’s Degree from University of Texas at Dallas.

During his tenure within Lennox residential, Mike has led winning sales teams as District Manager, Region Sales Director and now as Vice President of Sales. He has worked with the team to develop and implement successful sales and coaching models, sales processes, customer experience initiatives and talent development programs. Mike has a passion for sales, coaching and developing future leaders for Lennox.

This year at LennoxLIVE, Mike opens the meeting with an insightful charge and shares our journey with LIVE and provide a brief look at the conference agenda. Finally, Mike willjoin Gary Bedard, Quan Nguyen and John Whinery on stage during our final afternoon for the Executive Panel discussion.

Kim McGill

VP Residential Marketing

Kim is the newest executive looking to bring her expertise to Lennox as Vice President of Residential Marketing. Kim has a mechanical engineering degree from Michigan Technological University and an MBA in marketing from the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University.

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Kim McGill

VP of Residential Marketing

Kim most recently served as the Vice President, Marketing and Customer Support, Allied Air Enterprises. Kim joined Allied in 2011 and since that time successfully positioned the brands within the Allied portfolio, defined the Allied value proposition, led an e-commerce project revamping the distributor order management process, and instilled a disciplined approach to marketing within Allied. Prior to LII, Kim held numerous sales and marketing leadership roles within the automotive industry. Kim holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Michigan Technological University and an MBA from Vanderbilt University.

Kim McGill

VP Residential Marketing

Kim is the newest executive looking to bring her expertise to Lennox as Vice President of Residential Marketing. Kim has a mechanical engineering degree from Michigan Technological University and an MBA in marketing from the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University.

After a distinguished 25-year career in the automotive industry, Kim joined Allied Air Enterprises in the spring of 2011. While there, she successfully positioned each of the six brands that make up the Allied portfolio, defined the Allied value proposition, led a successful e-commerce project designed to significantly advance the distributor order management process and positioned Allied as a serious competitor within the distributor community.

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John Whinery

VP Product Management, Residential HVAC at Lennox International

John has been with Lennox for 20 years and amassed broad industry experience with time in product development, commercial marketing, commercial sales management and Service Experts before leading Residential HVAC product development. He received his Mechanical Engineering (BSME) degree from The University of Vermont and his MBA from UT at Arlington.

John Whinery

VP Product Management, Residential HVAC at Lennox International

John has been with Lennox for 20 years and amassed broad industry experience with time in product development, commercial marketing, commercial sales management and Service Experts before leading Residential HVAC product development. He received his Mechanical Engineering (BSME) degree from The University of Vermont and his MBA from UT at Arlington.
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John Whinery

VP Product Management,
Residential HVAC at Lennox International

John has been with Lennox for 20 years and amassed broad industry experience with time in product development, commercial marketing, commercial sales management and Service Experts before leading Residential HVAC product development. He received his Mechanical Engineering (BSME) degree from The University of Vermont and his MBA from UT at Arlington.

Since joining Lennox residential, John has captained an exhaustive update of our product portfolio with an eye to delivery of a product vitality index of 40% or greater. The result is newest product line in the industry.

At LennoxLIVE '17, John and members of his product team will address the entire assembly during the afternoon of the opening day. They'll deliver an update on the state of product development and the HVAC industry including efficiency requirements and pending regulations. Special focus will be directed to new and updated Lennox products scheduled for release.