Articles by Mike Miazga

ASA incoming president John Strong brings strong legacy

ASA incoming president John Strong is ready to help the association reach even greater heights.
By Mike Miazga
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It doesn’t take long to notice John Strong’s laidback and fun-loving approach to life. A conversation with the tell-it-like-it-is Strong almost always contains some type of humor.


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Plenty to talk about at NetworkASA 2013

Capitol Hill visits and strong guest speakers highlight well-received NetworkASA 2013.
By Mike Miazga
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With NetworkASA 2013 being held in Washington, D.C., one of the main attractions of the convention was the opportunity for ASA members to meet with their members of Congress.


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Exciting times at NetworkASA 2013

NetworkASA 2013 was memorable on numerous fronts.
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With Halloween having recently passed, I recall as a child going to a haunted house at our town’s American Legion hall. While other children were screaming, I looked at the costumed American Legion worker holding a fake chainsaw and gave him a “come on, now” look as I shook my head and walked away.


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2013 Supply House of the Year: Southern Pipe & Supply

Treating people the right way has been a Southern Pipe cornerstone for 75 years.
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Weidmann’s restaurant has been a downtown Meridian, Miss., staple dating back to 1870. 


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El Cajon Plumbing & Heating Supply celebrates 40th anniversary

El Cajon Plumbing & Heating Supply started out as a simple plumbing supply store in Penns Grove, N.J.
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El Cajon (Calif.) Plumbing & Heating Supply has come a long way from its origins back in Penns Grove, N.J. Owner Shelly Hirshman Olsher’s parents opened a plumbing supply store in Penns Grove after World War I. Her parents moved to Southern California in 1973 and established El Cajon Plumbing & Heating Supply and The Bath Gallery, its designer showroom.


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And the WHAM! winners are…

Marketing excellence awards highlight WIT Fall Networking Meeting.
By Mike Miazga
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 Creativity was on display in abundance recently in Charleston, S.C. 


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AIM/R member White Wolf Group makes a quick impact in the manufacturers rep game

A risk worth taking.
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At an ASA Young Executives outing several years ago, Zach Hudgins was having a heck of a time at Kohler-owned Blackwolf Run golf course in Kohler, Wis.


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Supply House Times Profile: JMF Company’s Max Hansen

JMF Company doubles production capacity with major expansion project.
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Bettendorf, Iowa-based JMF Company is celebrating 65 years in business as a provider of an expansive line of rough plumbing products through plumbing and HVAC wholesale distribution channels. 


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Industry optimism highlights summer PVF Roundtable meeting in Houston

A bright future for PVF Roundtable
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 The August PVF Roundtable at the JW Marriott in Houston continued the quarterly meeting’s trend of large turnouts. 


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The next generations, new leaders and the economy

Lots to talk about.
By Mike Miazga
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They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. Doctors read medical journals to learn about new treatments and technologies, baseball players study each other to pick up tips to help their games and it seems around every corner there is an opportunity to enhance one’s cooking repertoire.


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