Bedford, MA – F.W. Webb Company, a large supplier of plumbing, heating, cooling and industrial products in the Northeast, earned special recognition last week as company president, Jeff Pope, was named president of the American Supply Association (ASA). Pope is ASA’s 44th president and will officially begin his term on Jan. 1, 2013. As president, Pope will focus on developing the association in four key areas: benchmarking, networking, advocacy and education.
The American Supply Association selected Pope for his industry knowledge and experience in the plumbing, heating, cooling and industrial and mechanical pipe, valves and fittings industries. As a third generation owner of F.W. Webb, Pope has seen the industry change in recent years and is excited to bring his knowledge to the ASA and continue to implement quality programs that will improve the wholesale industry.
“I am honored to be selected as president of the ASA and look forward to helping the organization continue to grow,” said Jeff Pope, president of F.W. Webb Company. “This is a great time in the industry and ASA offers needed services and has done so for over 50 years.”
Pope is looking to grow membership by promoting all the ways the Association helps the industry. He believes it can improve a company’s profitability by having access to ASA’s education programs and market information.
About F.W. Webb
F.W. Webb Company is the Northeast’s largest wholesale distributor of plumbing, heating, and cooling products, pumps, and industrial pipe, valves and fittings. Since 1866, F.W. Webb has served communities by supplying critical products that help build, maintain, repair, and operate facilities and homes. Our customers in the industrial, institutional, commercial and residential fields count on us to provide everything from a single replacement product to the complex components required to maintain a large-scale facility. Our 70+ wholesale locations, extensive inventory, and dedicated fleet of trucks extend our capabilities to every corner of the Northeast. We support our delivery power with a network of sales professionals and support specialists with deep expertise in the industries we serve. Our goal is to help our customers solve problems and make informed choices.