Bud Hammer is the President and General Manager of Atlantic Westchester, Inc., an award-winning commercial and industrial HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) business located in Bedford Hills, NY. Atlantic Westchester offers a variety of HVAC solutions for businesses, institutions and government facilities across the NY metro area and assists clients with proactive maintenance, remediation and installation services based on their unique facility needs. The company holds HVAC licenses in Westchester, Connecticut, Putnam and Rockland Counties.
Atlantic Westchester is also in the energy efficiency business and has teamed up with excellent channel partners, such as Bright Energy Services, to provide an “umbrella” type of service to help buildings execute energy conservation measures in areas including, and beyond, HVAC technology. Atlantic Westchester received green business certification in December 2015 and is a proud sponsor of the Westchester Green Business Challenge, which educates and encourages businesses in Westchester County to become more environmentally friendly.
Over the years, Bud and his team have received several awards and recognitions, including Westfair Communications’ “Family-Owned Business Award;” Westfair Communications’ “Milli Award;” Town of Bedford Conservation Board’s “Green Award; and “Outstanding Achievement in Transportation Award” from Westchester Green Business Challenge. Bud has been featured in several local and national publications, including The Associated Press; Inc. Online; TheStreet; New York Real Estate Journal; Westchester County Business Journal; 914INC. Magazine; and BUILDINGS Magazine.
Bud graduated from Pace University in 1986 with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Marketing. He is a strong believer in giving back to the community and volunteers at organizations, including The United Way, Visions and March of Dimes. Bud is an avid golfer and New York Rangers fan. He resides in Bedford Hills with his wife and business partner, Lisa.