Welcome From The 5-Star Sales Team

5-Star Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Inc. offers Store Planning, Refrigeration Engineering and Design Services, as well as Equipment and Store Fixture Recommendations. We provide Highly Skilled Professionals to Plan, Design, Install and Service any Food Operation.

We sincerely appreciate your consideration of our services and look forward to earning your business in the near future. In the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact me should you have any questions, or if we can be of any service to you.

Anthony (Tony) Buttich, Lead Sales Executive

Anthony ButtichI started with 5 Star Refrigeration in January of 2016 after spending 40 years in the supermarket manufacturing arena.

Most recently I served as a Senior Account  Sales Representative for HillPhoenix in Richmond Va. handling the Eastern Region. Prior to that I was an Outside Sales Representative for Hill calling on such accounts as A&P, Supervalu, Nash Finch, Wakefern Foods & Shop Rite to name a few. I also served as Service Parts Manager and Inside Sales Manager as well.

I excel at product application, understanding what your needs are and making recommendations that bring your vision to life.

I look forward to bringing my talents to 5 Star refrigeration and working with all the fine people in Florida.


Gary Read, Sales Executive & eCommerce Manager

Gary Read is a seasoned commercial refrigeration professional providing over (30) thirty-years of customer service excellence. The son of a refrigeration technician, Gary was raised in the industry and began his grocery career early as a “bag boy” and produce clerk in a local grocery store. Advancing into supermarket store planning and design, his career lead into retail store site selection responsibilities, refrigeration design, store construction management, equipment and store fixture sourcing and sales. His background embraces the industrial refrigeration, supermarket, convenience store and food service industries. This experience enables Gary to understand and provide solutions for all facets of refrigeration and store fixture applications. Gary is known for his resourcefulness and innovation and has a proven talent to adapt quickly to challenges. As a member of the management team of 5 Star Refrigeration, he serves as Sales and Marketing Manager.

Rhonda Flowers, Sales Coordinator

Rhonda is a valuable asset to the 5 Star Sales Team! She is our Sales Coordinator.  She has a significant amount of experience working with customers, sales team members and suppliers. Service first is her motto. She handles new customer and vendor applications. She is always a pleasant voice or quick email when you reach out for assistance!

Helping Your Business Find the Perfect Products

If your business relies heavily on refrigeration and AC systems to function day to day, it makes sense that your operations are only as good as the products you rely upon. To this end, Five Star Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Inc. is here to make sure that each and every one of our customers has access to some of the very best refrigeration and AC products on the market today—whether it’s a simple component that improves the efficiency of your existing system or a brand new installation to retrofit your outdated, inefficient system.

As an authorized distributor for numerous industry-leading brand names—including Krack, 3M, Carrier, Master-Bilt, Trane and Hussman—we put an emphasis on offering only the best products in the industry. More than just carrying the finest products, however, we educate our sales staff on how to truly assist you when it comes to finding the right fit for your business. We’re not here to sell you any old products: we’re ready to work with you to find the right fit for your business, your budget and your needs.

The full gamut of products

Part of what sets Five Star Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Inc. part from other companies is our dedication to fulfilling every need our customers may have when it comes to sales. To that end, we offer more than just your run of the mill products or the few top generic options that you’ll find across the board: we offer a wide array of products that truly encompass every need, including rack or parallel refrigeration systems, commercial water filtration systems and automatic control systems, to name a few.

Every product we sell is a product we’re intimately familiar with, meaning you’re going to get the full range of details about whatever it is you’re looking at. This allows our customers to make more informed product choices, while at the same time giving you peace of mind that our sales team has a thorough understanding of the products we’re providing. And, with more than 100 years of combined experience that’s unrivaled within the industry, you can be sure that we know exactly what we’re talking about, right down to the smallest product details.

Let us help you today

If you’re looking for new commercial refrigeration, AC, energy maintenance or water filtration products, look no further than Five Star Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Inc., where you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for!

Don’t hesitate to contact us today at 352-345-4890 for more information about any of the products or brands we carry or to speak with a knowledgeable industry professional who can help point you in the right direction when it comes to finding the products you need. We’re always happy to assist you in any way that we can and will make sure that when you do finally make an investment, it’s an investment you can have complete peace of mind with.

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