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Committees

Awards Committee

Chair: David Crossley (Baci by Remcraft/Colonial Bronze) and Dennis Mezzapesa (TCB Sales)

The primary responsibilities of the DPHA Awards Committee are:

  • Improve communicating nominations criteria, benefits of participation and the overall quality and quantity of nominations.
  • Recognize outstanding accomplishments in the decorative plumbing and hardware industry
  • Create industry awareness of the program and winners
  • Spotlight exceptional individuals, companies and products
  • Involve the whole Association in the process of nominations
  • Publish the Product of the Year Guide

 

Education Committee

Co-Chairs: Fred Felder (Simon's Supply) and Kelly DeSola (Watermark Designs)

The primary responsibilities of the Education Committee are:

  • Update 4 Education Program manuals in 2018
  • Promote participation in the DPHA Recognition Program
  • Update DPHA Recognition Program exams as necessary
  • Publish one new Education Program manual in 2018 on Water Filtration
  • Recognize showroom professionals who successful complete the recognition program

 

Marketing Committee

Co-Chairs: Phil Hotarek (Lutz Bath & Kitchen) and Patrick Weidl (Thermasol)

The primary responsibilities of the Marketing Committee are:

  • Recruit and retain DPHA members.
  • Marketing the benefits of DPHA membership to members and prospects.
  • Develop promotional videos to promote membership and conference participation.
  • Develop promotional products and enhance DPHA’s brand.
  • Sponsor regional meetings (if possible) in Boston, New York, and Northern California.

 

Program and Showcase Committee

Co-Chairs: Rich Campbell (Belmont Hardware) and Kim Killgore (The Rain Company)

The primary responsibilities of the Program and Showcase Committee are:

  • Develop educational programs for the annual conference.
  • Approve programs and speakers that are presented at the annual conference.
  • Promote the benefits of attending the conference.
  • Encourage manufacturer participation in the Annual Product Showcase.

 

Website Review Committee

Chair: Kate Brady (General Plumbing Supply)

DPHA SPONSORS

  • Platinum Sponsor
  • House of Rohl
  • Gold Sponsors
  • Elkay
  • Franke
  • Lacava
  • Silver Sponsors
  • Bain Ultra
  • Barber-Wilsons
  • Keuco
  • Lenova
  • MTI
  • Bronze Sponsors
  • Alno
  • AMBA
  • Americh
  • BACI
  • Blanco
  • California Faucets
  • Fairmont Designs
  • Graff
  • Hamilton Sinkler
  • Hansgrohe
  • Hastings
  • Hydro Systems
  • Kartners
  • Mountain
  • Mr Steam
  • Perrin & Rowe
  • Riobel
  • Rohl
  • Shaws Since 1897
  • Top Knobs
  • Ultimate Marketing
  • Victoria and Albert