Valve Manufacturers Association Celebrates 75th Anniversary

The Valve Manufacturers Association (VMA) will be hosting its Annual Meeting—the premier gathering of valve and actuator industry leaders in North America—from October 3-5.  During the meeting, VMA will be celebrating its 75th Anniversary to mark its important role in strengthening an industry that is the backbone for so many others.

Dec 31st, 1969
Dec 31st, 1969

WHAT            

The Valve Manufacturers Association (VMA) will be hosting its Annual Meeting—the premier gathering of valve and actuator industry leaders in North America—from October 3-5.  During the meeting, VMA will be celebrating its 75th Anniversary to mark its important role in strengthening an industry that is the backbone for so many others. As part of this effort, VMA has invited retired past chairmen and recipients of VMA’s prestigious Person-of-the-Year Award to participate in the Annual Meeting 75th Anniversary Gala.

WHEN           

October 3-5, 2013

WHERE         

Breakers Hotel

One South County Road

Palm Beach, FL

WHO              

  • VMA Chairman Mark Cordell, Leadership and Members
  • VMA President Bill Sandler and Key Staff
  • Media Representatives

WHY              

Founded in 1938, the Washington, DC-based Valve Manufacturers Association exclusively represents nearly 100 North American manufacturers of valves, actuators and controls, which account for about 80% of total industrial valve shipments out of U.S. and Canadian facilities, as well as suppliers to the industry and distributors/channel partners.  VMA is celebrating its 75th anniversary, helping keep a flagship industry growing and competitive. Today, membership in VMA is recognized as the “seal of approval.”

HOW

To learn more about VMA, visit www.vma.org/?AnnualMeeting. To learn more about VMA’s VALVE Magazine, visit www.VALVEmagazine.com.