Phc News exclusive Q&A: John Barba
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From the April 2008 issue of Phc News:
is excited to bring you this exclusive
Q&A with John Barba, residential training/
trade program manager, Taco, Inc. John
has been a leading advocate and a trailblazer for
education and training in the plumbing/hydronics
Phc: How did you get started in the industry?
I had no choice - I was born into it! Like
lots of guys in our industry, my family was in the
plumbing and heating business. My dad started the company in 1938 in Harvard, Massachusetts, and
my brother and I were destined to work for him.
Over the years, two uncles and several cousins
worked in the business. I had a brief stint in broadcast
journalism after college, but wound up working
in, and running, the business...MORE
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