Richard Aldridge is CEO for The Climate Control Group (CCG). Rick brings over thirty years of broad experience in many areas of business. Rick joined CCG in 2012 as VP Operations, and since has served as President of ClimateMaster, and COO for CCG. Rick promotes the principles and values of Operational Excellence as the foundation for developing a culture of process improvement. Before joining CCG, Rick built his capabilities in companies, such as Trane, American Standard, General Electric and Ingersoll-Rand where he served in various senior leadership and general management roles. Rick holds a Bachelors and Masters of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University.