January 1, 2007
Christian Dubay was appointed vice president, codes and standards and chief engineer of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) on Dec.1. Dubay will oversee Electrical Engineering, Fire Protection Applications & Chemical Engineering, Public Fire Protection, Building & Life Safety and Codes & Standards Administration. Dubay came to NFPA in 1995 as an associate fire protection engineer.
Viega has announced the addition of Mark Evans as director of sales- Canada. Evans was formerly western regional manager for WILO North America (Div. WILO Ag). Evans’ mandate is to facilitate Viega’s entry into the Canadian market, with an initial focus on the ProPress® copper press fitting system.
Joy Archer has been named director of customer service for Jacuzzi Whirlpool Bath. She brings 20 years experience in customer service and software systems to her new position. Based in the Dallas corporate headquarters, Archer will oversee the company’s entire customer service team. Archer joined Jacuzzi Brands, Inc. in 2003 as manager of software development.<