The International Exposition Company (IEC), AHR Expo® Producers and Managers, recently announced that it has received the endorsement of the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors – National Association (PHCC) for the 2008 AHR Expo®, January 22-24 in New York City.

As a new exhibitor and supporter of the HVAC&R industry’s premier exposition and conference, PHCC becomes the 28th official Endorsing Association of the 77 year-old show, encouraging its members to take advantage of numerous educational and industry opportunities at the show.

“PHCC is proud to be an endorsing association of the AHR Expo®.  We feel the advanced content and new technology focus of the AHR Expo® will benefit the varied disciplines of members we have, which include plumbing and hydronic contractors, manufacturers and wholesalers,” said Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association’s Executive Vice President D.L. “Ike” Casey.

“The addition of PHCC will increase the range of opportunities for attendees to learn more about the plumbing and hydronics side of our industry through the offering of new educational topics at the Show,” said Clay Stevens, President of IEC. He adds, “The Association’s endorsement will serve to support the numerous exhibitors showing products of special interest to plumbing, heating, and cooling contractors.”

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