In other news, Elkay's Plumbing Products Division announced a new management structure and key personnel appointments. The sales department will be divided into two regions with a senior executive handling each region. Pat Mulvey, formerly vice president of trade sales and market development, now holds that title for the East region. Mark Whittington, formerly vice president of manufacturing and supply chain for the Plumbing Products Division, is now vice president of trade sales and market development for the West region.
In addition, Mike Purcell, formerly the market development manager for the mid-Atlantic region, has been promoted to a national account manager. Tom Samanic, formerly director of strategic implementation, assumes the newly created role of director of marketing services.