Ted Sikorski, vice president of marketing of Bradford White, presented $3,500 in industry scholarships to the winners. The winners, selected by the PHCC National Auxiliary scholarship committee, will use the funds to further their education in plumbing-heating-cooling (p-h-c)-related fields.
The winners included second place finisher Tom McGuine, Wales, Wis., a journeyman plumber with the Wisconsin Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors.
The Bradford White Corp. sponsors scholarship awards to students enrolled in a plumbing-heating-cooling (p-h-c)-related major at an accredited college or university or are presently working full-time in a approved plumbing or HVAC apprenticeship program for a licensed plumber or HVAC contractor who is a PHCC member.
Sikorski also presented two checks during the opening ceremonies:
Nick Guiffre, Bradford White executive vice president, also participated in PHCC's opening ceremonies by presenting "state of the industry" remarks.
Publication date: 11/17/2003