Conval President Don Curtin recently announced that Don Bowers, Jr. has been appointed Vice-President of Sales & Marketing. In this new role, he will be responsible for all domestic and global sales and marketing initiatives and results.
Bowers joined Conval in the spring of 2017 as Director of Sales - Nuclear & Key Accounts. His experience and knowledge base spans almost four decades in the thermal power and severe service valve industry. A graduate of the College of William & Mary, Bowers’ career has included positions at Graver Energy Systems, Bechtel Power, Crane, Velan and Weir, with over 35 years in key management positions in the valve industry. He is a member of ASME; Chairman of ASME Standards Committee IX; a member of the ASME SCIX’s Subgroup General Requirements and Subgroup Welding Qualifications; and Past Chairman and Member of the National Board Inspection Code's Sub-Committee on Overpressure Protection (NBIC-SCOP). He also serves on the Valve Manufacturers' Association Valve Magazine Editorial Review Board.