Birdsboro, PA (PRWEB) April 29, 2014
Bryan Shinn, Principal of The Shinn Spring Water Company, was elected to his second term on the Board of Directors of the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA). Mr. Shinn will serve the Board in a new role as the Treasurer. He also serves on the Executive Committee, which is the leading committee for the general membership of the organization. In addition to these, he is the Co-Chair of the Education Committee and is on the Government Relations and Membership committees. Mr. Shinn will begin his second term immediately, which lasts for three years.
“I am very excited and glad to have Bryan Shinn join IBWA’s leadership team as the association’s new Treasurer. Bryan serves on both the IBWA Board of Directors and Executive Committee, which are responsible for developing and implementing the programs and policies of the association. Bryan’s keen intellect, ability to build consensus, and willingness to help other IBWA members – bottlers, distributors, and suppliers – will ensure that IBWA continues to be successful in advancing the interests of the entire bottled water industry. He has been an active IBWA member for many years and has held several important leadership positions, including serving on the Board of Directors and various committees, and chairing several committees. I look forward to working with Bryan as he progresses during the next three years from being Treasurer, to vice chairman, and then as chairman of IBWA.” Joe Doss, President and CEO, International Bottled Water Association.
Bryan Shinn's main role on the Board will be as Treasurer. As Treasurer, he is an officer of the association and is assigned with the primary responsibility of keeping the Board of Directors regularly informed of key financial events, trends, concerns, and assessments of the fiscal health of the organization.
The International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) is the voice of the bottled water industry and has been so since 1958. It consists of 640 U.S. and International bottlers, distributors, and suppliers. Many of these companies are small and locally owned – 60% report sales of less than $2 million in annual gross sales and 90% report less than $10 million. As bottled water surges as the drink of choice around the world, the IBWA helps water bottlers, consumers and regulators understand its importance and role in today’s beverage options. Its success is measured by continually providing safe, sustainable and consumer preferred bottles of water that earn rank as the beverage of choice to hydrate people around the world. For more information about the IBWA, please visit http://www.bottledwater.org/about.
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