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RCMA holds annual conference

The Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association (RCMA) elected its 2003 officers during its Annual Conference & EXPO held in Marco Island, Fla. Raymond T. Hyer III, vice president of sales and marketing for Gardner-Gibson Inc., Tampa, Fla., was re-elected president.

Other officers elected include the following: vice president of long-range planning—Van Ripps, president of Palmer Asphalt Co. Inc., Bayonne, N.J.; vice president of member services—Richard Paradise, vice president and general manager of Imperbel America Corp., Kansas City, Kan.; and secretary-treasurer—Stephen Hudak, president of KST Coatings Manufacturing Inc., Twinsburg, Ohio.