Jul 16, 2013

SWEMA Annual Meeting Announced

Annual meeting will be held during StormCon—prospective members invited

SWEMA 2013-2014 Initiatives Clean Water Act Guidance

The Stormwater Equipment Manufacturers Assn. (SWEMA) announced that its annual meeting during the StormCon conference and exposition will be open to prospective members.  It will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013 starting at 7:00 a.m. at the Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center Hotel. SWEMA members will also be available to discuss the association's programs at its StormCon Booth 205.

"As our organization continues to expand our programs to address the ever changing storm water environment, we continue to reach out for new members whose experience will enhance SWEMA’s initiatives," stated Gene LaManna of Terre Hill Stormwater Systems, president of SWEMA. "This breakfast meeting will provide an opportunity to discuss issues relevant to the storm water industry and give those interested in joining SWEMA an opportunity to see how we operate and participate in topics of importance. We heartily invite prospective members to attend, meet our members and learn how membership in SWEMA will benefit their business and professional endeavors."

Founded in 2008, SWEMA members include equipment manufacturing companies, distributors, engineering firms, developers and governmental agencies. SWEMA's goal is to provide guidance and resources to those who must research, plan and implement storm water solutions. SWEMA is made up of industry experts who volunteer their time in the development of educational programs and establishing a program of standards, guidelines and best management practices for storm water control.          

StormCon will be held at the Sheraton Convention Center Hotel, Myrtle Beach, S.C., Aug. 19 to 21, 2013.  The exhibit hall will be open Aug. 19 to 21 and the regular conference will be held Aug. 18 to 22.