On April 22nd and 23rd WARE held its annual Partners Conference. Thirty three partners attended, representing 23 boiler mechanical companies across the U.S.
The Partners Conference kicked off with a tour of WARE, our maintenance facility, The Valve Shop and our new “Super High Efficiency” Mobile Boiler Room, followed by an informational meeting. The night ended at LeMoo, one of Louisville’s premiere steak houses for a most enjoyable dinner.
The next morning, WARE kicked off the business meeting by handing out sales awards to some very deserving partners.
The High Fire award, to the partner with the highest total sales for the year.
Mr. Gary Jarrel, of Valley Boiler & Mechanical Roanoke, VA.
The Main Flame award, to partners who met their budgets.
Mr. David Grimard of American Combustion Industries, Glen Dale, MD.
Mr. Jim Buckpitt of Buckpitt & Company Rochester, NY.
Mr. James Hite of Combustion Service & Equipment Co Pittsburgh, PA.
Mr. Tim Powell of Hughes Machinery Lenexia, KS.
Mr. Kyle McCain of McCain Engineering Pelham, AL,
Mr. Tim Carberry Package Boiler & Burner Systems Menomonee Falls, WI.
Mr. Tom Schmidt of Stoermer Anderson Cincinnati, OH,
Mr. Lou Okonski of Troy Boiler Works Albany, NY,
Mr. Gary Jarrell of Valley Boiler & Mechanical Roanoke, VA.
The Ignition award, to the Partner that had the best start at the first year.
Mr. Chris Green Jr. of Mechanical Services, Incorporated Portland, ME.
Top Valves Sales
Mr. David Grimard of American Combustion Industries Glen Dale, MD.
The fun continued as the Partners dined at the Riverside Ballroom and watched the largest fireworks show in North America, "THUNDER " over Louisville. All had a wonderful time.
WARE appreciates all the hard work, time and effort of our Partners.