Nov 05, 2010

Sigma Corp. Adds Dale Smith to Board of Directors

Smith previously served as president and CEO of Mueller Co.

Sigma Corp. announced the addition of Dale Smith to its board of directors. Smith brings more than 25 years of waterworks experience, as well as an extensive career in public accounting.

Smith had served as the president and CEO of Mueller Co. since 1995, including a period when it was a subsidiary of Walter Industries and as part of Mueller Water Products. Prior to his tenure at Mueller, he held various management positions at Tyco. Smith also spent 10 years at Price Waterhouse & Co. as a certified public accountant.

“We are thrilled to welcome Dale Smith to our board,” said Jim McGivern, Sigma’s chairman and CEO. “Not only is Dale a proven CEO and leader, but he also has extensive waterworks experience and deep understanding of our markets. His knowledge and expertise will be especially valuable as we continue to grow and expand our business.”

“This is an exciting time to join the board at Sigma,” said Smith. “The company is looking to grow aggressively in the waterworks market and I look forward to helping Sigma achieve its vision and further its commitment to increasing value for customers and employees going forward.”

Smith holds a bachelor of arts in economics from Middlebury College and an MBA in finance and accounting from the University of Rochester.