At Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating Institute’s 2018 Annual Business Conference, President and General Manager Ralph Suppa was recognized for 30 years of dedicated service to the institute. He has played a key role in the development of the institute’s programs and services since joining the association in 1988. Suppa has worked closely with industry members, allied North American associations and government to help establish uniformity and harmonization of codes and standards. He has also been instrumental in collaborating with allied associations in an effort to establish memorandums of understanding to enhance common North American goals, such as training, regulations and codes-related support. He was appointed President and General Manager in 2002.