The Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating hired Ken Tomihiro as program manager. He will assume responsibility for the Plumbing Industry Advisory Council and the Canadian Hydronics Council while Jason Bourque is on a medical leave of absence. Tomihori has 25 years of management experience. Among his most recent positions: general manager and conference coordinator for Ontario Parks Association and Landscape Ontario and executive director for the Pool and Hot Tub Council of Canada.