November 11, 2010 07:00 ET

AAON Donates High Efficiency HVAC Equipment to ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"

TULSA, OK--(Marketwire - November 11, 2010) - AAON, INC. (NASDAQ: AAON), a leading manufacturer of heating and cooling products, has donated high efficiency heating and air conditioning to the rebuilding of Lighthouse Preschool.

The school was completely demolished during the historic flood throughout the city of Nashville, Tennessee on May 1st, 2010. The school became known nationally when news stations featured footage of one of their buildings floating down the interstate.

"We saw this as an opportunity to become involved with and give back to a family and organization that has often reached out to help others," said Norm Asbjornson, President and CEO of AAON. "We gave the teachers and students at Lighthouse Preschool a high efficiency and quality product that will provide years of worry-free comfort and gives the children a great environment in which to come and learn."

The Nashville Build episode of "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" has an airdate of Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. CT on ABC.

About Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

The Emmy award winning reality program "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition," now in its 8th season, is produced by Endemol USA, a division of Endemol Holding. It's executive-produced by Brady Connell and George Verschoor. David Goldberg is Chairman, Endemol North America. The show airs Sundays from 8:00-9:00 p.m., ET on ABC.

About AAON

AAON is engaged in the engineering, manufacturing, marketing and sale of air conditioning and heating equipment consisting of standard, semi-custom and custom rooftop units, chillers, packaged mechanical rooms, air handling units, make-up air units, heat recovery units, condensing units and coils. Since the founding of AAON in 1988, AAON has maintained a commitment to design, develop, manufacture and deliver heating and cooling products to perform beyond all expectations and demonstrate the value of AAON to our customers. For more information, please visit

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