Rolling Meadows, IL — Members of the Plumbing Manufacturers Institute (PMI) have elected Rod Ward, president of Wilmington, DE-based Speakman Company, as 2008 president.
Ward succeeds Ken Martin, director, commercial for Delta Faucet Company, who will serve as Immediate Past President.
Also elected was a Board of Directors that will include Ward; first v.p. Walt Strader of Price Pfister; second v.p. Lee Mercer of Moen, and treasurer William Ball.
New directors at large include Jeff Baldwin of T&S Brass and Bronze Works; Fred Fraisse of Neoperl, Inc.; Tim Kilbane of Symmons Industries, and Stewart Yang of Kohler Company.
Returning directors at large include Jack Krecek of Elkay Manufacturing Company and Stephanie Leonardos of Amerikam, Inc.