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Bob Miodonski

Bob Miodonski, BNP Media Plumbing Group Brand Leader
155 N. Pfingsten Rd., #205
Deerfield, IL 60015
Phone: 847-405-4007
Fax: 248-502-1023

Bob Miodonski is BNP Media Plumbing Group Brand Leader. In this capacity, he serves as group publisher and editor of Plumbing & Mechanical. He joined BNP Media in August 2007. Previously, he had been publisher and editorial director of Contractor Magazine since 2002, and chief editor since 1994.

At points in his journalistic career, Miodonski served as Supply House Times managing editor and then editorial director. He worked with Scott Franz at the former Horton Publishing Co., where both Supply House Times and Plumbing & Mechanical were started.

Miodonski is a graduate of Vanderbilt University. He holds a master's degree in journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, where he served on the graduate school faculty as a part-time instructor.

John McNally

John McNally, Integrated Media Specialist, PME Editor
155 N. Pfingsten Rd., #205
Deerfield, IL 60015
Phone: 847-405-4052
Fax: 248-502-1023

John McNally is BNP Media Plumbing Group’s Integrated Content Specialist and pme Editor, joining the staff in August 2011. Previously, he had been a copy editor and page designer for The Journal Times in Racine, Wis., and a sports reporter for The Monroe Times in Monroe, Wis.

McNally is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with a major in Journalism and Mass Communication and a minor in film studies. 

Nadia Askar

Nadia Askar, Integrated Content Specialist/Associate Editor
155 N. Pfingsten Rd., #205
Deerfield, IL 60015
Phone: 847-405-4112
Fax: 248-502-2035

Nadia Askar is Integrated Content Specialist/Associate Editor for BNP Media’s Plumbing Group — Plumbing & Mechanical, Supply House Times, PM Engineer and Reeves Journal. She is a recent graduate from Northeastern Illinois University (May 2013) and joined the Plumbing Group staff in November 2013. She coordinates product and news items for the group, and now writes the popular Truck of the Month feature for PM.

It wasn’t until college that Askar decided to major in English and be an editor. Whether it’s with a column in a magazine or the fantasy novel they’ve been working on, Askar wants to help people put their best foot forward and be the best writers they can be. She is excited to be starting her editing career so soon out of college and looks forward to working with everyone in the Plumbing Group.


Suzette Rubio

Suzette Rubio, Web Content/Engagement Manager
New Products Editor
155 N. Pfingsten Rd., #205
Deerfield, IL 60015
Phone: 630-962-0086
Fax: 248-502-1000

Suzette Rubio is the Web Content/Engagement Manager for BNP Media’s Plumbing Group. She is also the new products editor for Supply House Times. A veteran of the publishing industry for 10+ years, Rubio oversees the magazines’ websites, which include, , and as well as and . She also manages the Plumbing Group’s social network pages on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn. Rubio joined the staff in the summer of 2005 as Supply House Times’ associate editor.

She previously was assistant editor at Mintel International and worked on In the Field, a publication of the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago.


Julius Ballanco, P.E., CPD, F-ASPE, Codes Editor

Julius Ballanco, P.E., is pme’s codes editor and president of J.B. Engineering and Code Consulting, P.C. in Munster, IN. Prior to starting J.B. Engineering, he served as head of plumbing and mechanical engineering for Building Officials and Code Administrators International, one of the organizations that formed the International Code Council. His engineering consulting work includes the design of plumbing, mechanical and fire-protection systems; forensic engineering; training; and serving numerous manufacturers in different capacities. In addition, Ballanco is a past president of ASPE and a member of both ICC and IAPMO. He is the current president of the ASPE Research Foundation.

Christine Swanson

Christine Swanson, P.E. FPE, CFPS, Fire Protection Editor


Christine Swanson, P.E., FPE, CFPS, is the fire protection editor for pme. Swanson is a registered professional engineer in fire protection engineering. She has been working in the industry of life safety and consumer product safety since 1990 with firms including Caterpillar, Underwriters Laboratories, Lockheed Martin, Federal Aviation Administration, Gage Babcock and Associates, Fire Safety Solutions, Clark Nexsen, and currently Hankins and Anderson Architects & Engineers (

John Siegenthaler


John Siegenthaler, Hydronics Editor

John Siegenthaler, P.E., is principal of Appropriate Designs, a consulting engineering firm in Holland Patent, N.Y., and author of the text “Modern Hydronic Heating.” Visit for information on new software for hydronic system design and documentation. John is also the contributing editor to PM's monthly "The Glitch & The Fix" column, which offers hydronic troubleshooting solutions in conjuction with the magazine's twice-monthly Radiant & Hydronics eNews newsletter.


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