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Jim Galvin to Provide Senior-Level Technical Support for Plumbing Manufacturers International

Plumbing Manufacturers International - Rolling Meadows, IL

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Jim Galvin to Provide Senior-Level Technical Support for Plumbing Manufacturers International

Press release date: February 2, 2011

Rolling Meadows, Illinois - Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) is pleased to announce that Jim Galvin has joined PMI to provide senior-level technical support.

Galvin is retired from Symmons Industries after 39 years, the last 15 focusing on codes and standards. He will share his industry insight with PMI and nurture important liaisons with organizations including the Alliance for Water Efficiency and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

"I am very excited to be working with PMI again," says Galvin. "I have been associated with PMI for 25 years and they continue to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas, as well as be an advocate for the industry and their members."

"Jim is a wonderful addition to the PMI team and we will benefit both from his experience and professionalism," says PMI Executive Director Barbara C. Higgens. "Jim will join us in New Orleans at the Spring Conference and our members will be there to welcome him back to the industry."

For more information about PMI's semi-annual conferences, visit or call 847-481-5500.

About PMI: Plumbing Manufacturers International is the voluntary, not-for-profit international industry association of manufacturers of plumbing products, serving as the Voice of the Plumbing Industry. Member companies produce a substantial quantity of the world's plumbing products.

For more information on PMI, contact the association at 1921 Rohlwing Road, Unit G, Rolling Meadows, IL, 60008; tel.: 847-481-5500; fax: 847-481-5501. Visit,

PMI Mission Statement:
  • To promote the water efficiency, health, safety, quality and environmental sustainability of plumbing products, while maximizing consumer choice and value in a fair and open marketplace.
  • To provide a forum for the exchange of information and industry education.
  • To represent openly the members' interests and advocate for sound environmental and public health policies in the regulatory/legislative processes.
  • To enhance the plumbing industry's growth and expansion.

    Contacts: Barbara C. Higgens, executive director, Plumbing Manufacturers International,, 847-481-5500 Heather West, media contact,, 612-724-8760
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