E. Gartland & Associates, LLC (“EGA”) is a proud woman-owned and family-operated refrigeration solution provider. At EGA our ethos is simple: provide premium refrigeration solutions with an unwavering commitment to safety, environmental stewardship, and customer satisfaction.  Experience unmatched efficiency and peace of mind with our state-of-the-art refrigeration equipment and leak detection solutions, tailored to meet your unique needs and propel your business into a future of innovation and sustainability. As a family-owned business, we prioritize working closely with our customers to truly understand their unique challenges and craft bespoke refrigeration strategies to help them save time, money and remain compliant with ever-changing laws and regulations. From our cutting-edge leak detection and refrigeration equipment to our personalized consulting services, we are your go-to partner for all things refrigeration. 

Ted Gartland, Founder

Ted is a seasoned expert with a remarkable 30-year career in the refrigeration industry, including a notable 14-year tenure at Honeywell.

Ted’s extensive experience has driven advancements in refrigeration technology, positioning him as a well-known trusted advisor across the industry. As the visionary founder of EGA, he has  positioned EGA not just as a supplier of refrigeration equipment and leak detection, but as an indispensable partner in the seamless operation of its customers’ businesses. Ted’s vision incorporates EGA as a trusted ally, ensuring that customer success is at the forefront of the company’s mission.

Under Ted’s leadership, EGA has always delivered comprehensive solutions, addressing evolving business needs through state-of-the-art equipment, advanced leak detection technologies, and dedicated advisory services. Ted’s dedication to integrity, customer satisfaction, and environmental responsibility resonates deeply within EGA’s foundation and helps its customers foster a future that is both sustainable and cost-effective.

Liz Gartland, CEO

Liz , a WBENC certified owner, is the CEO at the helm of EGA which makes her part of the 7% of woman owned businesses in the entire HVACR industry.

On deck since the origin of EGA, Liz left her profession as a Registered Nurse for the business and now has over 12 years of hands-on experience in the refrigeration industry.  Liz is the driving force behind the day-to-day operations of the company, ensuring its seamless functioning.

She has garnered a reputation for her exceptional customer support, a quality that sets EGA apart. Her commitment to prioritizing client needs and customizing service has become synonymous with the company’s ethos. Liz’s vision extends beyond the conventional role of a CEO; she sees herself as a steward of customer success, guiding EGA to not only meet but exceed client expectations.

Ryan Hurley, SVP of Sales and Business Development

Ryan Hurley is EGA’s Senior Vice President of Sales and Business Development. Ryan is an alumnus of Harvard University, and the most recent partner of EGA, with a global career spanning prestigious companies like Proskauer Rose, the National Football League, and Amazon.

Ryan’s professional journey showcases his proven prowess in navigating complex business and legal landscapes, stemming from his background as a legal advisor for these world-renowned corporations. His unwavering commitment to excellence has been a driving force behind his success in these prominent roles. Beyond the boardroom, Ryan’s stint as a semi-professional hockey player underscores his teamwork skills, shaping his collaborative leadership approach at EGA.

As the Senior VP, Ryan plays a crucial role in EGA’s growth, bringing strategic vision and a team-oriented mindset. His addition reflects EGA’s commitment to a diverse and accomplished leadership team, positioning the company for continued innovation and market leadership in the refrigeration industry for years to come.