PHCC of California Receives 2014 Legislative Excellence Award

President of CAPHCC, Mike Barker and Executive Vice President, Tracy Threlfall, recieved the 2014 Legislative Excellence Award at the PHCC CONNECT 2014 Convention in New Orleans on Friday, October 10th, 2014. The award recognized their outstanding achievement in advocacy service on behalf of PHCC members and was presented to them by PHCC National President, Steven Rivers, and PHCC National Government Affairs Chair, Mark Giebelhaus.

In conjunction with State Lobbyist Richard Markuson and National Lobbyist Mark Riso, Barker has worked to improve the industry through representation of open-shop contractors in legislation. “California is a ‘unique’ political environment for plumbing-heating-cooling contractors,” says Barker. “We have known that CAPHCC does a phenomenal job of giving a political voice to the PHC industry but now our National Peers have recognized and bestowed on us its PHCC National 2014 Legislative Excellence Award.”

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The PHCC of California’s mission is as follows: “The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Association is dedicated to the advancement and education of the plumbing and HVACR industry for the health, safety, and comfort of society and the protection of the environment.”

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