Feb 25, 2019

Faces of the Industry 2019

In our third annual Faces of the Industry special issue, we are continuing the tradition of highlighting the people and businesses who keep the water treatment industry running. From decades-old family businesses to young professionals new to the…
The key to a long career in any industry is a sincere passion for the work. Francis Boodoo, director of applied technologies for Purolite Corp., has demonstrated this dedication in the water treatment industry, with knowledge of technical treatment,…
Now it in its fifth year, WQP’s Young Professionals program honors the best and the brightest rising stars in the water treatment industry. The six individuals profiled here were chosen by the WQP editorial staff for their demonstrated initiative and…
Abendroth Water Conditioning has been a family owned and operated, independent water treatment company since 1953.   The dealership currently is operating under the family’s third generation. In 1953, Renville “Pat” Abendroth built the company in Fort…
Louis Franklin Easterday Sr. was a farmer and trained draft horses as a young man, until he changed careers and started drilling wells in 1935 when he was 27 years old. Sixteen years later, he launched his own business, L.F. Easterday Well Drilling (now…
It is not terribly difficult to find a water quality dealership that is a family business, but finding a dealership run by a family that has been in the business since the year construction began on the Eiffel Tower is another matter entirely. The Morton…
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