Meet Our Management Team

Meet Our Management Team

RJ Murray is a locally owned, third-generation family business. Celebrating our 80th year, we are proud of our accomplishments and look foward to continuing to provide you with high-quality products, service and installation expertise, and the 24/7 customer support that you have come to expect.

Robert Murray
President

Bob is the third generation of his family to lead the RJ Murray Company. Becoming a full-time employee after working part-time through high school and college, Bob learned the business from his father. As President of RJ Murray Co. since 1992, Bob oversees all company operations and has helped the company expand its service markets and product lines.

Bob is actively involved in community organizations and has been a board member of the Schenectady Chamber of Commerce, Mohawk Golf Club, and Ellis Hospital.

John Splendido
General Manager

A graduate of Bryant University, RI, John worked for one of the Big 6 accounting firms and operated his own business before joining the RJ Murray team. Over the course of the past 12 years, he has taken on increasing roles in marketing, sales, and successfully launched our 24/7 e-commerce site.

Glenn Kowalczyk
Sales Manager

With a degree in Business Management and Administration and 30 years of industry experience, we are proud to have Glenn on our team. He has worked in the field as an HVAC installation mechanic in residential construction and is experienced in how the trade is applied throughout Europe and other parts of the world.

Chuck Kabrehl
Commercial Sales Manager

Chucks's experience includes over 40 years of experience in HVAC field sales, estimating, project management, application, and engineering support. His comprehensive knowledge of the commercial heating and cooling products RJ Murray offers ranges from the largest centrifugal chillers down to the smallest of split systems. RJ Murray has received the coveted Carrier Commercial Top Gun Award numerous times in recent years as a testament to our success in the region's commercial market.

Bill Taylor
Service Manager

Bill first carried a gauge manifold professionally in 1969 while pursing an education degee at Villanova University. After graduation, he decided to pursue his true passion and worked to gain extensive training and experience on a wide variety of HVAC equipment. Over the past 11 years, he has become a trusted go-to source for providing technical support and service training to all of RJ Murray's customers.

Frank Valenti
Parts Manager

Frank has over 30 years of experience in the HVAC-R industry, both from a wholesale and retail perspective. With this strong service background, he truly knows and understands the specific needs of our clients and their customers.

Mike Flatley
Customer Service Manager

A graduate of the College of Saint Rose, Mike has over 20 years experience in business administration and customer service.  Since joining the company in 2016, he has worked diligently to provide quick solutions and to meet the ever changing needs of RJ Murray’s growing customer base.

Ray Cuozzo
Controls Specialist

A graduate of HVCC with an associate’s degree in HVCAR. Ray has worked in the field as an HVAC technician and HVAC energy star analyst. He enjoys the challenege of working in the constantly evolving field of HVAC Controls and Building Automation.