Bradford White announced PMI Sales & Marketing will represent the company in all of southern Texas (excluding El Paso).

Xylem Group, LLC has changed its corporate name to Xync Brands, LLC. It also changed the former Xylem product brand name – now Ryvyr—and its former Xylem Hospitality division name, which now is Xync Contract. The name changes of the Roswell, Ga.-based company take effect immediately.

Prier Products appointed St. Augustine, Fla.-based Marsh & Moore as its exclusive manufacturers representative for Florida.

Reliance Worldwide recently was named The Home Depot “Partner of the Year” for 2014 for outstanding customer service and partnership.

F.W. Webb recently appointed Kevin M. Mahan as the company’s senior vice-president of sales. In the newly created role, Mahan is responsible for the planning, development and implementation of the company’s sales strategy to drive business growth across its 14 areas of product expertise.

CHANNELLOCK recently announced Jon DeArment has been elected company president and COO. DeArment is the eldest son of CEO William DeArment and becomes the family’s fifth generation to lead the company.

Wilo USA named Eric Kearbey Midwest regional sales manager for water management and named Samuel D. Messana national sales manager — building service and
regional sales manager for the Northeast.

Hansgrohe SE (International) named Thorsten Klapproth CEO. He replaces Siegfried Gaensslen, who led Hansgrohe SE the previous six years.

ThermaSol named Martin Siwy vice-president of sales and marketing. Siwy has worked with ThermaSol since 2009.

Parthiv Amin has joined Sloan Valve Co. as vice-president, marketing.

SJE-Rhombus appointed Lenny Newman to its board of directors.