ARMA: Reed B. Hitchcock has been
named general manager of the Asphalt
Roofing Manufacturers Association
(ARMA). Mr. Hitchcock, who joined
ARMA on July 7, has close to 10 years
of operations and management experience.
He was most recently with the
Federal Bar Association, a 16,000-
member organization representing
attorneys and jurists active in federal
law. Mr. Hitchcock will be responsible
for the day-to-day operations and activities
of ARMA. In addition, he will
serve as staff liaison for the industry
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