Even though he’s one of the principals of the company, Rick Lanier is still very much hands-on in the day-to-day workings of Lanier Jones. That’s because he doesn’t know any other way. Rick has spent his entire career literally learning the nuts and bolts of the mechanical systems industry, rising from an entry level position in the residential replacement market to the Manager of Service Operations at Mallory & Evans Service, one of Georgia’s largest full-service metal contractors. Rick has over two decades of experience getting his hands dirty at companies such as York International and the Trane Company. There isn’t any heating and cooling part, piece or technology that Rick isn’t familiar with, from split systems to large package units to centrifugal chillers. Rick oversees all of Lanier Jones’ work, making sure everything lives up to his own long-standing standard of excellence.