Industry NewsAugust 25, 2011
Thomasson Company Continues Long-Standing Tradition Of Involvement In Key Industry Associations.
Thomasson Company President Brent Gray has been elected Secretary of The Southern Pressure Treaters' Association for 2011-2012. He will move to Vice President for the 2012-2013 term and will be President of the association for the 2013-2014 term. The SPTA was chartered in 1954; its members supply vital wood components for America's infrastructure. "Thomasson Company strongly believes in supporting our industry associations, and we back that up with our personal time and commitment," Gray said.
Thomasson Company Vice President of Operations Randy Deweese currently serves as Treasurer of the American Wood Protection Association (AWPA), a non-profit organization which is responsible for promulgating wood preservation standards. He was first elected Treasurer effective May, 2003, and he has been re-elected each year since then. "Thomasson Company is proud to be a Platinum Sponsor and ongoing supporter of AWPA. Its standards are universally specified for wood preservation in the USA, and are recognized worldwide," Deweese noted.