Words that Make You Laugh: Uncovering Humor on the Net
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Senior Editor If you’re like me, well… I’m sorry. But if you are, then you get a kick out of seeing a famous person attached to some outlandish comment, wonder […]
The World is a Stage and Water is all the Rage
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Senior Editor In keeping with the global theme presented in this magazine issue, we decided to volunteer a few sites that pertain to the world outside the United States and […]
Slow Going in Rapid City: Bud’s Gets Wiser in the Black Hi...
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Senior Editor Some people spend a good part of their lives looking for an opportunity to start their own business. Once in a while, it comes looking for them. For Ted […]
Swimming Pool and Spa Websites: Safety First Where the Water...
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Senior Editor At the risk of appearing to rub the noses of many inhabitants of the northern and eastern parts of the country, it’s the time of the year where sweaters, […]
A Journey from Cuba to Miami: Eagle Water Continues to Soar
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Senior Editor Once the company president answers the phone for himself, you know there’s something different about Eagle Water Corp. Epitomizing the no-frills approach, Eagle Water must be the Southwest […]
The Little Search Engine that Could: Making It about the Wat...
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Senior Editor One of many tools tied to the Internet making all our lives a little easier is the search engine. Whether you yahoo, ask jeeves or are just googling […]
Showing Them How It’s Done: Missouri Siblings Meet Challen...
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Senior Editor As a high school student, Mike Schaefer installed portable exchange tanks for the regeneration service of his parents’ water conditioning business. Later, Mike attended an engineering school. Meanwhile, […]
Scoring One for the Environment: Water Website Recruits Onli...
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Senior Editor In the past, this space in the magazine has been devoted to water-related websites geared toward the small water treatment dealer, independent professionals within the industry, associations and regulatory […]
Nomads of the Water World: The Thrill of it All from the Fir...
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Senior Editor The days of being a salesman—“by accident”—of water equipment for a Wisconsin company seems like light years ago for Bruce Hibbs. It was actually 1988. He was made […]
The New Marketplace for Water: A Feel-Good Approach to a B2B...
By Ronald Y. Pérez, WC&P Senior Editor What if you could obtain everything from activated carbon to water softeners from big-time industry players such as Ionics Inc., USFilter and even the U.S. Navy? All at the […]