Jay Bazemore

The members of ASA’s Industrial Piping Division elected Jay Bazemore, vice president of Jabo Supply Corp. (headquartered in Huntington, WV), as the Division’s new vice chairman. The announcement was made at the Weldbend IPD Breakfast held during NetworkASA 2011 in Las Vegas. Jay has 17 years experience working in the PVF industry and continues to be active in ASA’s Young Executive (Y.E.) Division.

“I’m really excited that Jay agreed to step up and has been elected,” said Pat Adams, the IPD Chairman from MKS Pipe & Valve Co. “Jay has served on the IPD Executive Council since 2009, and his business acumen and stewardship exemplify the bright talent and energy that the next generation of leaders represents for the future of our industry.”

Also, newly elected to serve on the IPD Executive Council are Dale Hurd from All-Tex Pipe & Supply, Stephen Letko from Weldbend Corp. and Wally Walstrom from Chicago Tube & Iron Co. Larry Dildine from The Phoenix Forge Group was presented with honors in recognition of his longstanding service to the association and the industry, including nine years on the Council.