Plumbing and Mechanical

U.S. Industries Moves Headquarters

August 1, 2002
U.S. Industries, parent company of Jacuzzi, Zurn and Eljer, closed its corporate office in Iselin, N.J., with the consolidation into its smaller facility in West Palm Beach, Fla. The new address is 777 S. Flagler Dr., Suite 1108, West Palm Beach, FL 33401-6102, phone 561/514-3838, fax 561/514-3839.

In related news, Jacuzzi appointed Donald C. Devine as president and chief executive officer. Roy A. Jacuzzi, who had been chairman, president and CEO, will remain as chairman.

And U.S. Industries sold Selkirk Inc. to Tinicum Capital Partners, L.P. The company is now Selkirk LLC; Selkirk President Brooks Sherman continues on as president and CEO of the new U.S. operating company.