Drake Heating & Air, Schmidt’s Heating Cooling Refrigeration & Geothermal combine


GREENVILLE & EATON — After 78 years of service to Greenville and the surrounding area, Schmidt’s Heating, Cooling, Refrigeration and Geothermal has joined forces with local heating and air service/installation provider Drake Heating & Air.

The merger was announced last week.

Drake Heating & Air President & Director of Client Experience, Steve Chrismer noted, “It is an absolute honor to be a part of a company that has been around the Greenville area for such a historic amount of time, earning the trust and respect of their customers for so many years. Greg and Lori Schmidt have been wonderful to work with and we look forward to their partnership moving forward.”

“This is a great expansion for Drake, they have been growing every year and now have a topline total revenue of over $7.6 million with a 2023 target of over $8.7 million,” the companies said in a press release. “Drake will continue growing their Eaton and Dayton locations while the Greenville expansion takes place.”

“I encourage all of my customers to join the Drake family, as I knew they would be well taken care of by Drake,” Greg Schmidt said. “It was very important to us when we were making our decision that our customers would be taken care of — it meant a lot to me.”

Drake’s spokeswoman and VP of Operations Samantha Lucas, noted, “We love the Darke County area, and actually Julie Chrismer, Owner of Drake Heating and Air is from Darke County — we all are thrilled to join together with the Schmidt family to serve the community with all of their Heating and Air needs.”

Customers can visit drakeheatingandair.com or call 800-528-5624 or 937-548-5220.

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