Rich Carbonaro, Sid Harvey’s, Garden City, NY
Rich began his career in the HVAC industry in 1976, working part-‐time at the sales counter for Melco, a multi branch HVAC & R Distributor, while attending Farmingdale University for Business Management. Rich was later promoted to Branch Manager and then to Area Sales Manager, overseeing four branch locations in the NY area. In 1983, he took a position as Director of Operations for Master Environmental, a large New York City based Mechanical Contractor. Rich joined Sid Harvey’s as Purchasing manager 23 years ago and is currently Vice President of Purchasing, Pricing & Distribution for their 80-‐branch operation. Rich is an 8 Year member of Vistage International, an Executive Leadership Organization. He is also a member of his local Community Arts Council and enjoys Boating, Fly Fishing and Playing Guitar. Rich and his wife Robyn have 3 grown children, Nicholas, Catherine and Jesse.