TYLER, TX July 1, 2016 – Tyler Pipe & Coupling is pleased to announce the promotion of Sterling Bowman to Vice President of Sales for Tyler Pipe & Coupling, a premier manufacturer of cast iron soil pipe and fittings and couplings for the plumbing industry.

Bowman will continue his responsibilities managing the Tyler Pipe sales team and manufacturer's representatives.  Sterling has been with the McWane Plumbing Group working at Tyler Pipe for 13 years. He was Regional Sales Manager for eight years. For the past five years he has served as National Sales Manager. “I am confident that Sterling’s proven experience and success with Tyler will help him strengthen relationships with our broad customer base,” said Kurt Winter, Senior Executive Vice President of McWane Plumbing Group. “Sterling’s comprehensive background and passion for the industry will certainly enhance the company.”

Bowman is a Texas native who enjoys playing golf and hunting as well as spending quality time with his wife Erica and their four sons; Cleet, Colt, Case and Crew.

About Tyler

Tyler Pipe and Coupling has a long history as America’s largest producer of cast iron soil pipe and fitting and no-hub couplings for drain, waste, and vent (DWV) plumbing systems.  All Tyler products are manufactured right here in the USA. Cast iron soil pipe and fittings are used in commercial and high-rise construction. Over $120M in capital improvements has been invested over the past 15 years including $40M in environmental control and pollution prevention and $55M in environmental, health and safety (EHS) initiatives.  Tyler products are a GREEN solution using 95% scrap-metal to manufacturer their products, and they are 100% recyclable at the end of service. That’s Tyler Tough. For more information please visit TylerPipe.com or call (800) 527-8478.

Contact:  Francesca Dunbar

               Director of Group Marketing

               (925) 216-1828

               Francesca.dunbar@mcwaneplbgrp.com

About McWane - McWane, Inc. is a family business based in Birmingham, Alabama with companies across the United States and the world. 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. For more information please visit www.mcwane.com.