Annual Convention & Trade Show

Annual Convention & Trade Show


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The 2018 FGWA Annual Convention & Trade Show was a huge success. Thank you to all who attended!

The Convention kicked off with the Annual Bob Caswell Memorial Golf Tournament at Hawk’s Landing Golf Course. Thank you to all who participated in this year’s golf tournament, including our sponsors! A special thank you to this year’s Title Sponsor of the 2018 Bob Caswell Memorial Golf Tournament, GOULDS Water Technology.

Congratulations to the 1st place team for winning this year’s tournament: Buzz Goldstein, Eric Beck, Justin LilJeGren, Wayne Anderson

Congratulations to the following winners as well:

  • Longest Putt – Gerry Dugan
  • Longest Drive – Gary Geldholf
  • Closest to Pin – Jordan Dyer

All proceeds from the FGWA Golf Tournament will be donated to Operation Helping Hand.

The Convention & Trade Show started on Friday, May 11th with a breakfast sponsored by Flomatic Valves. The schedule was packed with educational and networking opportunities. Thank you to the following presenters: David Arnold, Wesley Curtis, Gloria Hancock, Tom Brown, Marc Nault, Team Geoprobe, Donnie Wood, Doug Keller, David Arnold and Jim Wright.

Following the educational sessions officially opened the Trade Show Hall. The hall was sold out with more than 75 exhibiting companies. Thank you to the 2018 Sponsors and Exhibitors. Without you, the FGWA Annual Convention & Trade Show would not be a success!

The Friday Night Reception sponsored by Atlantic Drilling Supply and Geoprobe Systems, was a fantastic time for attendees to network and meet with the outside vendor displays. FGWA also raised over $3,000 for its Legislative Action Fund with the Take Your Chance Raffle.

The Convention continued on Saturday, May 12th with breakfast in the trade show hall sponsored by Diedrich Drill. Following breakfast, educational sessions concluded the show. Thank you to the following presenters: Phil Leary, Kristina Kinzel, Robb Armstrong and Zane Poppell.


2018 Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors
Blackadar Insurance Agency
Flomatic Valves
Pulstar Manufacturing

Silver Sponsors
Action Manufacturing & Supply, Inc.
Central Florida Pump and Supply, Inc.
Drillers Service, Inc.
Flint & Walling
Strataflo Products, Inc.
TDH Manufacturing
Vu-Flow, Inc.

Bronze Sponsors
AMS Powerprobe
Flexcon Industries
N & N Drilling Supply MFG
National Pump Company
Patriot Rigs and Services

FGWA Attendee Lanyards
Preferred Pump & Equipment

Friday Convention Kick-Off Breakfast Sponsor
Flomatic Valves

Friday Night Reception
Atlantic Supply
Geoprobe Systems

Bob Caswell Memorial Golf Tournament
Gould’s Water Technology

Golf Beverage Cart
DAB Water Technology

Golf Putting Challenge Sponsor
Liquid Environmental Solutions

Golf Challenge Sponsor
MD Pumps

Hole in One Contest Sponsor
Sun-Star Electric, Inc.

Golf Tournament Prize Sponsor
Flomatic Valves

Golf Hole Sponsor
Action Manufacturing & Supply, Inc.
Charger Water Treatment Products
DAB Water Technology
Flexcon Industries
Flomatic Corporation
Franklin Electric
Simmons Manufacturing
Southwire / Jetlube
TDH Manufacturing
Vu-Flow, Inc.
Water-Right, Inc.
Wyo-Ben, Inc.