Guess who I talked to today?

smwilliamson Posted By smwilliamson, Oct 5, 2012 at 9:43 PM

  1. smwilliamson

    smwilliamson
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    So I have this manufacturer that reaches out every year to "get me on board" with all of their customers that need my services

    They want me to sign documents before they can "legally" work with me or refer customers

    Typically I refuse to sign anything and it usually ends until next year but this time it escalated to 4 back and forth emails....

    In the end they said I was very unprofessional and they wouldn't let their customers use me because I'm not the type of professional they want representing them...they will find someone else

    Any guesses what company this was? C'mon...lets play!

    here's the latest excerpt:
     
  2. fmsm

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    I will bite.....Harman?
     
  3. imacman

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    My guess too.
     
  4. hockeypuck

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    Lopi.. ? I remember a forum member posting about company that would not let them into the "secret" room because they were not a super member. Thought it was lopi.
     
  5. smwilliamson

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    I wish....no not Travis or HHT
     
  6. smwilliamson

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    here was response to that email
     
  7. smwilliamson

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    Yeah that was them but not who I'm talking about.
     
  8. pip3398

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    Scott,
    I would lean towards thinking it was USSC?
     
  9. midfielder

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    My $0.02 worth; Really - they reach out to you then submit you to that kind of nonsense? Considering the guy who wrote the email you quoted can't even put together a single coherent sentence and obviously is not a rational being, I think you should just tell them to f' off - 'course you already pretty much did that did that in your response :) They obviously need you more than you them... What kind of bizarre game are they playing? Don't waste another minute on them.
     
  10. Heaterhunter

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    Harman
     
  11. smoke show

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    already ruled out.

    I like the USSC guess.
     
  12. smwilliamson

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    No, not harman...they are hht. They dont use any proof of fire switches, they use a thermocouple.
     
  13. smwilliamson

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    Ussc also uses thermocouples....except for breckwell...but its not breckwell either.
     
  14. Murph

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  15. Heaterhunter

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    I went all in and lost... Just not very happy with mine(harman) at the moment and some of the issues in the reply email led me to think harman;em . My enviro just keeps krankin year after year...
     
  16. smwilliamson

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    You got it smoke show
     
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  17. smwilliamson

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    Bug report....quotes do not post in reply from android x2
     
  18. DexterDay

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    When you hit reply? Nothing comes up?

    Cant say I am shocked? Look at all the problems they have with the Baby? That stove is a disaster. I wouldn't want to have part in a company that produces such a sub par product.

    Your better than that. We know that. Your customers know that. Cheers. Keep on keepin on Bro ;)
     
  19. hockeypuck

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    I re-read your original post... that guy is on a major power trip. He calls you unprofessional then asks you in the end to reconsider to sign on board. Sounds like a dumb Napoleon...
     
  20. DAKSY

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    What is THEIR loss is OUR gain. Glad to have you & your expertise here with us, Scott. I have in the past & will in the future, recommend you as a source for folks needing service in your area...:)
     
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  21. Lousyweather

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    pretty short-sighted of AES, IMHO.....
     
  22. smwilliamson

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    I hate the quid pro quo...i help people...that should be enough...gosh, give me a reason to want to work with tou...thats my posistion.
     
  23. bill3rail

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    Stick to your guns! Someone who is that foolish will enjoy is unsuccessful ventures alone!

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