- Rheem Mfg. Co announced that Ian Stewart Farwell has come out of retirement to rejoin the company as president and CEO. A 30-year veteran with Rheem, Farwell served as executive vice president and COO before retiring last summer. He replaces Scott Martin, who recently left Rheem to pursue other opportunities.
- Chicago Faucets, a Geberit Company, announced that Patrick Imener has become vice president of sales. Kimener was most recently employed by GROHE North America as its vice president of sales. The company also announced that Bob Robinson (principal) has been named its 2005 Commercial Rep of the Year and Charles A. Davis & Associates its 2005 Residential Sales Rep of the Year.