Royal House Partners Appoints Chief Executive Officer

Nov 17, 2022

Royal House Partners Names Doug Hart Chief Executive Officer

DALLAS, /PRNewswire/ – Royal House Partners (“RHP”) a leading provider of residential HVAC, plumbing and electrical services announces the appointment of Doug Hart as Chief Executive Officer.

Mr. Hart is a senior executive with significant experience scaling and leading home services businesses, most recently at Terminix International, where he served as Vice President, International. In that position, he led the entire non-USA business of Terminix that spanned CanadaLatin America, and Europe. Prior to Terminix, Mr. Hart was Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Reliance Home Comfort, a large Canadian home services company. There he authored the company’s five-year strategic plan and increased sales and revenues in the residential and commercial markets. Hart also held several operational leadership roles at Reliance, including General Manager of Greater Toronto and Vice President of Western Canada, leading five hundred employees across fourteen branches. Mr. Hart holds a BCom from Memorial University of Newfoundland and an MBA from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

RHP was founded in 2021 by CPS Capital, a Toronto-based investment firm, and 1801 Holdings, a Dallas-based group of seasoned home services professionals. RHP was formed with the acquisition of eight well-established HVAC brands in the Southern US. Since inception the family of Royal House Partners brands has grown with the addition of seven additional HVAC and plumbing companies. We continue to explore opportunities to incorporate high-quality businesses into our network across the United States.

Commenting on his new position as Chief Executive Officer, Doug Hart said, “I am beyond excited to be back in the industry I love and have the opportunity to work with such an incredible team. RHP has already built something special, and I am honored to continue building toward a world class organization that puts our customers and team members first.”

Jason Fenn, Partner at CPS Capital said “We are thrilled to have Doug join the RHP team. Doug is an incredible leader and team builder with a proven track record. We believe Doug’s extensive background in HVAC and broader Home Services will allow him to execute our vision of building a leading provider of HVAC and plumbing services to the residential market.”

View the full press release published recently by Royal House Partners here.

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CPS Capital is a lower middle market private equity firm, based in Toronto, founded by owner-operators who look to partner with business owners to realize their growth and transition goals. CPS Capital is focused on North American opportunities to invest in exceptional businesses in growing industries with attractive characteristics. We look to become value-added partners with every business we work with. We bring significant capability, expertise, and capital to provide business owners with an attractive option compared to traditional financial or strategic buyers.

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