Consultant Keynotes DPHA Event at K/BIS

CHICAGO — Ed Ryan, a well-known consultant in the areas of employee recruitment and management, will present the keynote address at the Decorative Plumbing & Hardware Association’s Annual K/BIS Breakfast this month.

The event is scheduled for 8 a.m.-9:45 a.m. on Saturday, April 22 at the Hyatt Regency at McCormick Place in Chicago, the DPHA said.

According to the 400-member, Bethesda, MD-based association, Ryan’s presentation will detail common mistakes decorative plumbing and hardware professionals make in the hiring process, and will suggest guidelines for avoiding those mistakes.

In addition to the Ryan program, the DPHA’s Annual Breakfast at the K/BIS will provide a venue for decorative plumbing and hardware professionals to network with leading dealers, manufacturers and independent sales rep agencies.

The DPHA said it expects some 300 attendees at the breakfast.

Information can be obtained by contacting the DPHA, at (301) 657-3642.