The Solution to your Refrigeration Needs

Company Overview

RSI was founded in 2005 on the concept of providing solution, born from customers that require what we offer; Quality, Exceptional Service, and Overall Excellence.

RSI strives to ensure every customer is taken care of on a daily basis. We maintain open lines of communication and 24 hour service with the goal of providing our customers with a best-in-class service experience. Our employees understand the critical nature of our customers’ refrigeration systems, and are always ready to answer questions and provide solutions.  The RSI staff has been strategically handpicked to ensure they have the expertise and drive to be successful in our customer-centric culture.

Meet Our Management Team

Bob Thomas

General Manager

Bob has served our country in the Army for over 30 years, and has been awarded several decorations including the Bronze Star, two Meritorious Service Medals, and several other commendation medals; he is currently a Colonel with the United States Army Reserve with plans to retire in May 2018. Bob joined Source Refrigeration & HVAC in 2015 as Regional Service Director for the southeast region where he successfully led a team of over 100 service technicians. He is well respected for his leadership abilities, responsiveness, and successfully building trust and teamwork. Bob spent over 11 years as a General Contractor, and holds a Business Management degree from the University of South Florida and a Master’s degree from Webster University.

Sam Wilson

Vice President of Business Development

Sam has nearly 35 years of experience in the refrigeration industry, getting started as a refrigeration technician for Refrigeration Design in 1979. He served his apprenticeship with Hill Refrigeration before moving on to Hussmann Sacramento where he spent 25 years working his way up to foreman and project manager positions.

Sam started RSI as a small shop, focused on customer service and building strong, lasting relationships. RSI has grown to become the premier refrigeration company in Northern California and the Sacramento Valley.

Cyndi Soares

Business Development Manager

Cyndi Soares is RSI’s Business Development Manager for the Northern California commercial refrigeration market.  A decorated Air Force veteran, Ms. Soares also brings over 15 years’ experience in the HVAC, energy management and facility retro-commissioning industries.  An exceptional communicator, Cyndi earned her Certified Toast Master designation which she uses, along with her proven expertise in hands-on ‘big idea” thinking. Cyndi consistently creates innovative, results-driven solutions for your industrial, commercial and cold storage projects.