McWane Plumbing Group Names Francesca Dunbar Vice President of Group Marketing
December 21, 2017
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA –McWane Plumbing Group, a division of McWane, Inc. has appointed Francesca Dunbar vice president of group marketing effective immediately. “I am proud to announce this promotion,” said Kurt Winter, executive vice president of McWane Plumbing Group. “Throughout her tenure at McWane, Francesca has contributed significantly to the successes of the plumbing division.”
In her role, Dunbar is responsible for developing and executing marketing strategies for all division brands including AB&I Foundry, Tyler Pipe & Coupling, Anaco-Husky, Wade Drains, Bibby-Ste-Croix and McWane Technical Services. Dunbar has extensive experience in domestic and international marketing across a spectrum of industries. She has served as McWane Plumbing Group’s director of group marketing for the past five years overseeing all aspects of brand marketing and strategic programs.
Dunbar was also recently elected to serve on the board of directors of the industry’s trade association, the Cast Iron Soil Pipe Institute (CISPI), where she will also chair the Education and Membership Advisory Group.
About McWane Inc.
McWane, Inc. is a family business based in Birmingham, Alabama, with companies across the United States and the world. At the McWane Family of Companies, we cast ductile iron products--including pipe, valves, hydrants, fittings, and plumbing products--manufacture fire extinguishers, fire suppression systems, steel pressure vessels, build network switches and monitoring equipment. We continue to be the leader in delivering clean, safe drinking water around the world while focusing on the safe, environmentally-friendly manufacturing of our products. The company employs more than 6,000 workers and has a longstanding commitment of support to those communities where our employees live and work. For more information, please visit www.mcwane.com.