• The Distribution Research and Education Foundation (DREF) of the National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW) elected David Griffith to the board of directors.

  • The North American Insulation Manufacturers Association (NAIMA) promoted Charles Cottrell to vice president of technical services.

  • Bill Vale was appointed chair of the Canadian Advisory Committee (CAC) on the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).

  • The Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors National Association (SMACNA) annual convention will take place Oct. 16-20 in Palm Desert, Calif. For more information, visit www.smacna.org.

  • The 2005 Standards Engineering Society (SES) Annual Conference will be held Aug. 15-16 in Charlotte, N.C. For more information, visit www.ses-standards.org.

    Publication date: 05/16/2005