Management http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6635/more en PHCC—National Association names new Executive Vice President http://contractormag.com/management/phcc-national-association-names-new-executive-vice-president <div class="node-body article-body">The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) announced that Michael R. Copp has been selected as its new Executive Vice President. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/phcc-national-association-names-new-executive-vice-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/phcc-national-association-names-new-executive-vice-president#comments Management Plumbing Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:51:00 +0000 410621 at http://contractormag.com <p>Michael R. Copp</p> Nonresidential construction spending continues to grow through mid-summer http://contractormag.com/management/nonresidential-construction-spending-continues-grow-through-mid-summer <div class="node-body article-body">Nonresidential construction spending expanded 0.5 percent in July and is up 12.7 percent on a year-over-year basis, according to a Sept. 1 release by the U.S. Census Bureau. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/nonresidential-construction-spending-continues-grow-through-mid-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/nonresidential-construction-spending-continues-grow-through-mid-summer#comments Management Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:33:00 +0000 410611 at http://contractormag.com How to keep those summertime profits rolling in http://contractormag.com/best-practices/how-keep-those-summertime-profits-rolling <div class="node-body article-body">Patricia Bonacorda offers some tips on how to keep revenues up in a seasonal business. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/best-practices/how-keep-those-summertime-profits-rolling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/best-practices/how-keep-those-summertime-profits-rolling#comments Best Practices Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:44:00 +0000 410571 at http://contractormag.com Navien is named APR’s Innovation Partner of the Year http://contractormag.com/management/navien-named-apr-s-innovation-partner-year <div class="node-body article-body">At its annual awards dinner in Hershey, Pa., APR Supply Co. named Navien its Innovation Partner of the Year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/navien-named-apr-s-innovation-partner-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/navien-named-apr-s-innovation-partner-year#comments Green Management Thu, 27 Aug 2015 21:09:00 +0000 410531 at http://contractormag.com <p>Left to right &ndash; Scott Weaver &ndash; President of APR Supply,&nbsp; Gary Eklof &ndash; President of Harry Eklof &amp; Associates,&nbsp; Jeff MacDowell VP of Marketing and Emerging Markets for APR Supply, and Emily Hostetter, Executive Assistant at APR Supply.</p> The Mechanical Contractors Association of Chicago announces revamped Project Management Certificate program http://contractormag.com/best-practices/mechanical-contractors-association-chicago-announces-revamped-project-management-cert <div class="field-deck"> New program responds to growing technical and regulatory changes in the construction industry </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Mechanical Contractors Association of Chicago has announced the launch of their newly minted “Essentials of Project Management Certificate Program.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/best-practices/mechanical-contractors-association-chicago-announces-revamped-project-management-cert" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/best-practices/mechanical-contractors-association-chicago-announces-revamped-project-management-cert#comments Best Practices Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:10:00 +0000 410521 at http://contractormag.com Kirk Travis Mescher passes away at 59 http://contractormag.com/management/kirk-travis-mescher-passes-away-59 <div class="node-body article-body">Kirk Travis Mescher passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/kirk-travis-mescher-passes-away-59" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/kirk-travis-mescher-passes-away-59#comments Management Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:23:00 +0000 410511 at http://contractormag.com <p>Kirk Travis Mescher.</p> General Pipe Cleaners announces 2015 Summer Promotion http://contractormag.com/marketing/general-pipe-cleaners-announces-2015-summer-promotion <div class="node-body article-body">From July 1 through Sept. 30, when contractors purchase a qualifying general product, they get their choice of one of four great gifts for free! </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/marketing/general-pipe-cleaners-announces-2015-summer-promotion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/marketing/general-pipe-cleaners-announces-2015-summer-promotion#comments Marketing Plumbing Tools Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:10:00 +0000 410501 at http://contractormag.com Consistent Growth Drives HeatLink Warehouse Expansion http://contractormag.com/management/consistent-growth-drives-heatlink-warehouse-expansion <div class="node-body article-body">To help manage growth, HeatLink has moved one of their Western North America warehousing operations into a substantially larger facility in Calgary. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/consistent-growth-drives-heatlink-warehouse-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/consistent-growth-drives-heatlink-warehouse-expansion#comments Management Tue, 25 Aug 2015 21:27:00 +0000 410491 at http://contractormag.com Viega LLC welcomed as PMI’s newest manufacturing member http://contractormag.com/management/viega-llc-welcomed-pmi-s-newest-manufacturing-member <div class="node-body article-body">The Board of Directors of Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) has voted to approve Viega LLC as the newest manufacturing member of PMI. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/viega-llc-welcomed-pmi-s-newest-manufacturing-member" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/viega-llc-welcomed-pmi-s-newest-manufacturing-member#comments Management Piping Plumbing Fri, 21 Aug 2015 19:02:00 +0000 410461 at http://contractormag.com Gene Hurst, founder of Hurst Boiler & Welding Company, passes away at 79 http://contractormag.com/management/gene-hurst-founder-hurst-boiler-welding-company-passes-away-79 <div class="node-body article-body">On Wednesday, July 22, 2015, Clifton Eugene “Gene” Hurst, founder of the Hurst Boiler & Welding Company (<a href="http://www.hurstboiler.com" title="www.hurstboiler.com">www.hurstboiler.com</a>) in Coolidge, Georgia, passed away peacefully.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/gene-hurst-founder-hurst-boiler-welding-company-passes-away-79" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/gene-hurst-founder-hurst-boiler-welding-company-passes-away-79#comments Hydronics Management Tue, 18 Aug 2015 19:38:00 +0000 410391 at http://contractormag.com <p>Clifton Eugene &quot;Gene&quot; Hurst.</p>