Held from June 6-8 in Milwaukee, the 2017 Milwaukee Tool New Product Symposium hosted journalists from trade publications across multiple industries to see what the company has in store for consumers.
For 36 years, three simple words have formed the foundation upon which Frank Fein has built Associated Marketing: sales, service, and support. At the Philadelphia firm, this simple mantra is embodied every day by staff members whose dedication to their manufacturer clients, distributors/wholesalers, and installers has earned the firm the title of Plumbing & Mechanical’s 2017 Manufacturers Rep of the Year.
Recently, Reeves Journal had the privilege of attending Messe Frankfurt’s ISH China show at the New China International Exhibition Center in Beijing. Held concurrently with ISH China was the inaugural Clean Energy Heating Summit, designed to accelerate China’s move away from burning coal for heat to cleaner electricity and natural gas in order to clear up its legendary smog problem and reduce the country’s carbon footprint. The three-day event welcomed 1,300 international exhibitors – including some familiar names -- and 55,000 attendees from around the world to the show’s 1.1 million square feet of exhibit space.
Nexstar Network held its Leadership Spotlight 2017, “On the Shoulders of Giants,” March 16-17 in Houston. The event drew more than 280 Nexstar members and featured keynote speakers who focused on executive management topics ranging from financial stability to health, reach and influence, and vision. Read here for more information.
BNP Media’s Plumbing Group visits the 2017 AHR Expo in Las Vegas!
The next generation of plumbing and HVAC techs demonstrated their skills during this year’s Apprentice Contest at CONNECT 2016.
The Greenbuild International Conference and Expo was held Oct. 5-7 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This was the 15th Greenbuild and its theme this year was “Iconic GREEN.” In their welcome article in the event’s program, USGBC CEO Rick Fedrizzi and USGBC board of directors chair Fiona Cousins talked about Los Angeles and the icons of the silver screen it represents. Then: “But a new kind of icon is also coming to define this exceptional city as well as our movement — those that personify excellence and commitment to the best in sustainability practice and innovation. We’re excited to celebrate them all.”