Harold V. Goodman started it all off in 1954 in the exploding city of Houston, Texas. Deciding to become an air conditioning contractor and create his own company. Harold could not have timed it better, launching his company right in the middle of a huge industrial upswing in a city that in time, would become one of Americas largest cities. Not only did Harold's company take off, his company became one of the most successful HVAC contracting companies in the United States. Goodman became a member of Daikin in 2012. Daikin Industries, Ltd. A global Fortune 1000 company Is a worldwide leader in residential and commercial HVAC.