Press Releases

  • 03.22.23

    Essentials of PM Class Graduate

    “Question Everything” Lessons From the PHCC Essentials of Project Management Class

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (March 22, 2023) – "Question everything” was a theme of the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation’s popular Essentials of Project Management boot camp last week.

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  • 02.16.23

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    A Faster Path to Scholarship Funds

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (February 16, 2023) – This year, the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation scholarship program plans to award 56 scholarships totaling over $140,000. Awards are available to plumbing and HVACR apprentices working for PHCC—National Association members, trade school or community college students taking plumbing or HVAC classes and …

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  • 02.03.23

    Cindy Sheridan

    Cindy Sheridan Named Chief Executive Officer of PHCC—National Association

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (Feb. 3, 2023) – After a little more than three weeks as interim chief executive officer of the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC), Cindy Sheridan, CAE, was named the organization’s chief executive officer during the Jan. 27 PHCC Board of Directors Meeting in Texas. “Everyone who knows Cindy has a deep respect for her experience, knowledge, and …

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  • 01.09.23

    PHCC - Staff

    PHCC Announces Change in Staff Leadership

    As of Jan. 6, 2023, Mark Ingrao is no longer the chief executive officer of the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC). We wish him the best in the future. Former PHCC Educational Foundation Chief Operating Officer Cindy Sheridan, CAE, has been named PHCC’s interim chief executive officer. Sheridan joined PHCC staff as the membership director in 2000 and became the …

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  • 12.21.22 Tuesday logo

    Gift from is Too Big to Wrap!, a leading e-commerce supplier for the heating, plumbing, HVAC, and electrical trades, is making a $75,000 contribution to the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) and the PHCC Educational Foundation in support of training and workforce development projects.

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  • 12.12.22

    Contractor Association

    Mark Ingrao Represents PHCC–National Association at Contractor Association Executive Director Input Meeting

    Federated Insurance® welcomed fourteen Executive Directors of the nation’s influential contractor...

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  • 12.12.22

    Finance Bootcamp 1 (7)

    PHCC’s New Finance Bootcamp: A Training Must for Any Business Owner

    After much anticipation by its member contractors, the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) has launched all nine modules of its new Finance Bootcamp. Developed as basic training for business owners and their staff, these self-paced courses will help learners understand the fundamentals of finance so they can make informed, strategic decisions for the financial health …

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  • 11.11.22 Logo

    Turning Likes into Donations:’s Annual Giving Campaign Returns

    "Trade Tuesday" will support the skilled trades with major donations and giveaways. MELVILLE, N.Y., Nov. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --, a leading e-commerce supplier for the heating, plumbing, HVAC, and electrical trades, is planning a major giving campaign that aims to provide generational support to tradespeople...

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  • 11.09.22

    Industry Panel

    Industry Spotlight: A Time to Rise

    Monumental concerns in the industry – from supply chain issues and inflation to electrification and decarbonization – challenge contractors and manufacturers alike to be ready to rise above the fray. On September 28, Hurricane Ian, a Category 4 storm, hit the Florida coast, leaving a trail of destruction...

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  • 11.03.22

    PHCC Educational Foundation Contest Materials Find New Homes through Habitat for Humanity

    When the apprentice contests end, we disassemble and ship back all the items that can be reused the following year, but bulky and fragile materials like sinks and toilets just can’t make that trip. Donating those materials to Habitat for Humanity at the end of the competition ensures that they are put to good use in the local community.

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