Cedar Rapids, Iowa – May 24, 2016
Kyle Gingrich, Apache vice president of operations, has been elected by the Association for Hose Accessories Distribution (NAHAD) to serve a three-year term on the organization’s board of directors. During this time, Kyle will be involved with NAHAD’s social cause committee, supporting efforts to ensure clean drinking water throughout the world. For this cause, the committee is working with Charity Water on its global initiatives. Prior to assuming his new position, Kyle participated in board training and attended the NAHAD Convention in Colorado Springs this past spring.
“NAHAD members commit to operating their businesses with the highest levels of professionalism and integrity,” says Gingrich. “The work that we’ll be doing with Charity Water is an important outreach for our industry. It’s gratifying to know that through our efforts, we’ll be helping people in 24 countries secure sources for clean drinking water.”
NAHAD promotes professionalism and integrity within the hose and accessories industry. The group’s members include companies from around the world that are engaged in the distribution and manufacture of hose, tubing, couplings, fittings, clamps, and related accessories serving the industrial marketplace.
Apache Inc. is the national market leader in fabricated belting and hose products, as well as cut and molded rubber, with locations throughout the United States. A 100% employee-owned company, Apache sells worldwide through distributors, retailers, and OEM partnerships.
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