Amway was announced as a dignitary partner by the Water Quality Research Foundation
The Water Quality Research Foundation (WQRF) welcomed Amway as a dignitary partner of its Investing in Your Future Campaign. According to the foundation, Amway's leadership commitment of $125,000 will make a tremendous difference as it strives to enhance its research efforts for the betterment of the water quality industry.
WQRF also welcomed Amway as the newest member on the Campaign National Steering Committee.
The FWQA will host its annual convention and trade show June 11 to 13
The Florida Water Quality Assn. (FWQA) announced its 2015 convention and trade show, scheduled for June 11 to 13, 2015, at Caribe Royale Resort in Orlando, Fla.
This year’s event will kicked off with the Rusty Schoenthaler Annual Golf Tournament at Hawk’s Landing Golf Course on Thursday, June 11. That evening, attendees will enjoy hospitality suites, which are not only an occasion for fellowship with other water conditioning professionals, but also a networking opportunity.
Richard Thron of Mantyla Well Drilling Inc. will lead national board
The National Ground Water Assn.’s (NGWA) 2015 national and divisional boards feature a number of new officers and directors.
Before I delve into this topic, I should point out that I am not an expert in the fields of mental or physical health, but I have racked up plenty of my own experience with them during my past 16 years in this industry. I even tried looking up some statistics before writing this, but in the short time I spent searching online, all I found were articles telling people how they should be. So I am hoping this article will, if nothing else, be thought provoking. And, I will admit, writing it is forcing me to take an uncomfortable look at myself and how I live my life.
As the organization expands, NSPF announces new roles and promotions
The nonprofit organization National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) announced the appointment of Lauren Stack as mission development director – national accounts.
Rayborn will lead the sales team as the company expands into new markets around the country
WaterSignal, a provider of real-time water usage data transmitted wirelessly, announced the appointment of Sean Rayborn as sales and marketing manager. An award-winning professional, Rayborn will report directly to WaterSignal President John Lie-Nielsen.
The system reduces contaminants such as pharmaceuticals from drinking water
Later this month, Pentair will release its newest product, the H-300-NXT, an addition to its Everpure residential line of luxury water filtration products. The system reduces emerging contaminants like pharmaceuticals, over-the-counter medications and chemical compounds like bisphenol A that may be found in drinking water.
The manufacturer states that the larger filter design provides greater dirt-holding capacity, “ideal for parts of the country where high silt content in water is a concern.”
The acquisition expands Cantel Medical to the southeastern United States
Cantel Medical Corp. announced that it acquired the assets of Pure Water Solutions Inc. for a purchase price of $11.9 million in cash consideration. Headquartered in Ridgeland, Miss., Pure Water Solutions provides water purification and treatment services for commercial, industrial, laboratory and medical customers out of eight regional offices throughout the southeastern U.S.
Jim Donohoe brings 16 years of industry experience
Wisconsin-based water treatment system company Hellenbrand Inc. recently named Jim Donohoe as regional sales manager of the eastern U.S. region.
Donohoe will provide ongoing support to the company’s current dealer base and also focus on new business development. He has 16 years of industry experience, including sales, district management, regional management, multi-location business and sales management experience.
Darlly Filter LLC introduced 100% integrity-tested and FDA-compliant Absolute filter cartridges. The company stocks and distributes many different filter types at its 30,000-sq-ft facility, including polypropylene depth, carbon block, pleated, string wound and carbon-impregnated cellulose. The company is a full-line cartridge manufacturer capable of proprietary and private labeling.