Cliplight Mfg. issued Southland Marketing, Conyers, GA, its platinum “2006 Sales Agency of the Year” award at the 2007 International AHR Expo, Jan. 30 in Dallas.

Jim Dooley, president, Southland Marketing Inc., (pictured center) received the award from Linda Appler, director of sales and marketing; and Paul Appler, director of research and development of Toronto-based Cliplight, which manufactures a line of leak detection tools, refrigeration system sealants and HVAC/R tools/accessories.

Cliplight also recognized Reacond and Assoc., Euless, TX, as “Sales Agency of the Year” - Gold Award; Western Component Sales, Scottsdale, AZ, as “Sales Agency of the Year” - Silver Award; The Eby Co., Beachwood, OH, as “Innovation in Marketing;” Central States Marketing, St. Louis, MO, as “Excellence in Performance”; and Anne-Marie Friedmann, salesperson at the Walsh Agency, Toronto, received the “Achievement Award” for Most Improved Performer of 2006.