Scott Franz, Integrated Media Specialist for Supply House Times, Plumbing & Mechanical and PM Engineer magazines is a 29-year veteran of the magazine business and has worked on these publications for 23 years. He began his career in 1983 working for United Color Press, former printer of Supply House Times. Charlie Horton, founder of Supply House Times, hired Franz in January 1989. In 1999 he was promoted to national sales manager. Scott now specializes in managing the tool, truck, PVF and water heater manufacturers as well as various national accounts.