Before joining Equipco Ltd., Ryan graduated from Red River College with a degree in Commerce and Marketing and gained nine years of experience within the plumbing & HVAC industry working for another manufacturers’ representative. Adept at coordinating product training and promotional events, his knowledge of hydronic, plumbing, and HVAC applications allows him to troubleshoot product issues and meet the needs of engineers, wholesalers, contractors, builders, and architects. Involved in the brand’s growth coast-to-coast, Ryan manages operations for Canada while being directly responsible for Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Northwest Ontario. In 2015, Ryan received his CPMR (Certified Professional Manufacturers Representative) designation after completing the program at the University of Texas in Austin. Building and maintaining strong industry relationships, Ryan, a dedicated member of CIPH, was a local president for the Manitoba region and is currently the association’s national liaison for manufacturers’ representatives.