Management http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6635/more en Lochinvar launches 2016-2017 VIP Contractor program http://contractormag.com/marketing/lochinvar-launches-2016-2017-vip-contractor-program <div class="node-body article-body">Lochinvar is making a number of refinements to its annual VIP Contractor Program that opens Oct. 1. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/marketing/lochinvar-launches-2016-2017-vip-contractor-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/marketing/lochinvar-launches-2016-2017-vip-contractor-program#comments Marketing Thu, 29 Sep 2016 20:05:00 +0000 428161 at http://contractormag.com Construction unemployment rates improve in 48 states in August http://contractormag.com/management/construction-unemployment-rates-improve-48-states-august <div class="field-byline"> ABC Economics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">August not seasonally adjusted (NSA) construction unemployment rates improved in 48 states and the nation on a year-over-year basis, according to analysis released today by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC).</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/construction-unemployment-rates-improve-48-states-august" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/construction-unemployment-rates-improve-48-states-august#comments Management Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:58:00 +0000 428131 at http://contractormag.com VSC Fire & Security, Inc. names Mike Meehan, President, and John McDonald, Chairman http://contractormag.com/management/vsc-fire-security-inc-names-mike-meehan-president-and-john-mcdonald-chairman <div class="field-deck"> Both are lifelong employees and started from the ground up as apprentice trainees. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VSC Fire & Security, Inc. announces that effective January 1st 2017 Mike Meehan will be named president and John McDonald chairman. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/vsc-fire-security-inc-names-mike-meehan-president-and-john-mcdonald-chairman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/vsc-fire-security-inc-names-mike-meehan-president-and-john-mcdonald-chairman#comments Fire Sprinklers Management Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:42:00 +0000 427811 at http://contractormag.com <p>Mike Meehan.</p> OESP raises $8,000 at the annual “Care to Ride” http://contractormag.com/management/oesp-raises-8000-annual-care-ride <div class="node-body article-body">The Oil Energy Service Professionals today announced it has raised $8,000 for its non-profit charity, “Oil Heat Cares,” during its annual “Care to Ride” event.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/oesp-raises-8000-annual-care-ride" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/oesp-raises-8000-annual-care-ride#comments Management Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:48:00 +0000 427791 at http://contractormag.com <p>Motorcycle riders participating in OESP&#39;s &quot;Care to Ride&quot; event.</p> Grundfos Charitable Walk raises more than $35K; $230K over four years http://contractormag.com/management/grundfos-charitable-walk-raises-more-35k-230k-over-four-years <div class="node-body article-body">Grundfos held its fifth annual Walk for Water charitable benefit in Kansas City, Mo, and Aurora, IL.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/grundfos-charitable-walk-raises-more-35k-230k-over-four-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/grundfos-charitable-walk-raises-more-35k-230k-over-four-years#comments Management Tue, 27 Sep 2016 19:53:00 +0000 427701 at http://contractormag.com The Whalen Company appoints Craig Wanner to position of President and CEO http://contractormag.com/management/whalen-company-appoints-craig-wanner-position-president-and-ceo <div class="node-body article-body">The Whalen Company announced today the promotion of Craig Wanner to President and CEO.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/whalen-company-appoints-craig-wanner-position-president-and-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/whalen-company-appoints-craig-wanner-position-president-and-ceo#comments Management Tue, 27 Sep 2016 19:41:00 +0000 427691 at http://contractormag.com Thousands of EMCOR employees wear pink hard hats at job sites across the nation http://contractormag.com/management/thousands-emcor-employees-wear-pink-hard-hats-job-sites-across-nation <div class="field-deck"> EMCOR’s 8th annual “Protect Yourself. Get Screened Today.” campaign creates a powerful “call to action” during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">EMCOR Group announces that for the 8th consecutive year thousands of its employees at 55+ of its subsidiaries across the U.S will commemorate Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October by donning EMCOR Pink Hard Hats. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/thousands-emcor-employees-wear-pink-hard-hats-job-sites-across-nation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/thousands-emcor-employees-wear-pink-hard-hats-job-sites-across-nation#comments Management Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:29:00 +0000 427601 at http://contractormag.com Fujitsu General America names Matt Peterson, President http://contractormag.com/management/fujitsu-general-america-names-matt-peterson-president <div class="node-body article-body">Fujitsu General America, Inc., based in Fairfield, NJ, has announced the hiring of Matt Peterson as President and Chief Operating Officer, and the retirement of Tedd Rozylowicz.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/fujitsu-general-america-names-matt-peterson-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/fujitsu-general-america-names-matt-peterson-president#comments Management Wed, 21 Sep 2016 14:34:00 +0000 427541 at http://contractormag.com <p>Matt Peterson.</p> Backlog skyrockets for largest firms during second quarter, but falls to 8.5 months overall http://contractormag.com/management/backlog-skyrockets-largest-firms-during-second-quarter-falls-85-months-overall <div class="node-body article-body">Construction backlog for large contractors reached a new peak of 14.06 months during the second quarter of 2016 according to the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Construction Backlog Indicator (CBI).</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/backlog-skyrockets-largest-firms-during-second-quarter-falls-85-months-overall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/backlog-skyrockets-largest-firms-during-second-quarter-falls-85-months-overall#comments Management Tue, 20 Sep 2016 15:36:00 +0000 427501 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock PMI prepares for transition of long-term CEO/Executive Director http://contractormag.com/plumbing/pmi-prepares-transition-long-term-ceoexecutive-director <div class="node-body article-body">Transition plans are in the works as Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) CEO/Executive Director Barbara C. Higgens announced plans today to embark on the next chapter of her life. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing/pmi-prepares-transition-long-term-ceoexecutive-director" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing/pmi-prepares-transition-long-term-ceoexecutive-director#comments Management Plumbing Mon, 19 Sep 2016 20:17:00 +0000 427481 at http://contractormag.com