FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Lennox Industries Selected for Exclusive HVAC Partnership with the National Joint Powers Alliance® Purchasing Cooperative

Lennox Industries Selected for Exclusive HVAC Partnership with the National Joint Powers Alliance® Purchasing Cooperative
Leading commercial HVAC supplier will provide industry-leading efficiencies to schools and government buildings

Dallas, TX – (October 25, 2011)—The National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) has awarded Lennox Industries, Inc. an exclusive two-year contract to provide heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment to NJPA members. NJPA is a member-owned buying cooperative serving public and private schools: K-12 through higher education, state and local governments and non-profit organizations.

“Lennox has been selected for its high efficiency, industry-leading products and excellent reputation in the heating and air condition industry,” said Mike Hajek, director of contracts and marketing for NJPA. “Through Lennox, we’ll help our member organizations achieve operational efficiencies and energy savings they would not be able to achieve on their own.”

“This contract allows us to continue our commitment to providing sustainable, energy-efficient solutions to school and government markets,” said Susan Herndon, Vice President, Commercial Sales and Global Accounts, Lennox Industries. “We look forward to helping our customers lower their energy bills, save on service and maintenance and explore green building solutions like our new solar-powered HVAC product, the SunSource® Commercial Energy System.”

Lennox Industries offers a full line of light-commercial HVAC equipment including high-efficiency rooftop units, solar-powered HVAC systems, split systems, heating equipment, advanced control systems and thermostats and indoor air quality products.

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About NJPA
The National Joint Powers Alliance® is a Municipal Contracting government agency established through legal statue in 1978. NJPA serves over 35,000 Members throughout the nation with competitively awarded purchasing solutions from industry-leading vendors. For more information, please visit
About Lennox Industries Inc.
A worldwide leader in residential and commercial heating and air conditioning systems, Lennox Industries Inc. is based near Dallas, Texas. Deeply committed to helping consumers and businesses reduce energy needs and lessen their environmental impact, the company offers a wide range of resources for improving efficiency, including a selection of ENERGY STAR® qualified products. Lennox Industries is a subsidiary of Lennox International Inc. and is a global leader in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration markets. Lennox International stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “LII.” To learn more about Lennox International, visit To learn more about Lennox Industries, contact a
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NJPA Contact: Matthew Peterson, [email protected], 218-894-5493
Lennox Contact: Tom Dowling, [email protected], 972-497-7544