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Shane Sullivan will lead efforts to improve sales of ultrafiltration products
Nephros Inc., a medical device company developing and marketing filtration products for therapeutic applications, infection control and water purification, announced that the company has hired Shane Sullivan as director of U.S. sales.
Ethan Granger brings experience from growing up with family water treatment business
Water-Right Inc. announced the addition of Ethan Granger as inside sales representative. Growing up in a family-owned water treatment business, Granger gained a wealth of experience working in many different positions within the company, from marketing to the role of vice president.
Despite high winds, tournament raised money to help 100 families access clean water
Wishing Well International Foundation’s (WWIF) first annual golf tournament started as planned at 1 p.m. on March 6 in spite of high winds with gusts up to 70 mph. It was windy at tee time and no one expected it to get much worse; however, by 4 p.m., the wind was so strong, participants were all getting pushed around and sand blasted. By 4:30 p.m. conditions were so bad that a few teams requested to take the scores after nine holes and call it a day.
Vice president to take an expanded role in defining markets and acquisitions
Watts Water Technologies Inc. announced that Malcolm Kinnaird, vice president, channel management and marketing for North America, has moved into an expanded role as vice president, sales, marketing and business development – Americas. Kinnaird will take on new responsibilities for the U.S, Canadian, Mexican and Latin American market development and new business and channel partnerships for the company.
Dean Douglas will assume role of chairman of the board
The Hydraulic Institute (HI) announced the 2012 board of directors and officers during its 95th annual meeting recently held in St. Petersburg, Fla. The new board will be primarily responsible for providing organizational oversight to HI and guiding the direction of its strategic plan.
Buczynski will be responsible for southwestern Ontario region
WaterGroup announced that Jamie Buczynski has been promoted to southwestern Ontario district sales manager. In his new role, Buczynski will be responsible for increasing sales with plumbing wholesalers, training and field application customer service.
Water treatment products including Phillips technology unveiled at WQA Aquatech USA 2012
OASIS Intl. announced its new partnership with Philips Lighting. OASIS and Philips have partnered to integrate a unique disinfection solution in OASIS’ water coolers. Now, water dispensed from coolers can be disinfected instantly and efficiently, on-demand with the Philips InstantTrust solution and will soon be available in the OASIS KALIX water cooler, and Aqua Pointe and VersaFiller bottle fillers.
Company highlights ZCore depth cartridge filters for extreme filtering applications
GE is participating in this week’s WQA Aquatech USA 2012 conference at the Las Vegas Convention Center, where the company will showcase its ZCore depth cartridge filter technology and its broad product portfolio. This portfolio includes equipment, chemistries and services to help commercial and industrial customers address water resource challenges.
The show, which runs March 6 to 9, is an important annual event for representatives of companies serving the process, drinking water and ultrapure water sectors for residential, commercial and industrial users.
Foundation held first annual golf tournament in conjunction with the tradeshow
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) invited Wishing Well International Foundation (WWIF) to exhibit this year at the WQA Aquatech USA 2012 annual convention and exhibition. The association provided a booth free of charge, and this is the first time the foundation is exhibiting in its own space. The foundation is exhibiting at booth #309.