CHANTILLY, VA. — Bruce E. Sychuk, executive director of the British Columbia Sheet Metal Association, Surrey, B.C., Canada, was inducted into the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association’s (SMACNA) College of Fellows during the association’s 74th Annual Convention in Maui, Hawaii, on Oct. 25.
An advocate for building strong labor-management relationships, he has served the industry with distinction in many capacities over the years. He has been an active and effective member of the SMACNA/SMART Best Practices Market Expansion Task Force and on SMACNA’s Budget and Finance and Convention Committees.
In 2007, he received SMACNA’s Chapter Executive of the Year award for his energy and drive to keep labor-management partnership efforts front and center among his members.
Sychuk has also served as chair of SMACNA’s Council of Chapter Representatives, as vice-chair of the Chapter Executives’ Institute Board, and on the Convention Committee, iTi Apprentice Contest Committee, and the Multi-Service Chapter Application and Selection Committee.
Membership in SMACNA’s College of Fellows is reserved for top industry professionals who have made significant contributions to advance the sheet metal industry, capping years of committed service and dedication.
SMACNA, an international trade association representing 3,500 contributing contractor firms, is a leader in promoting quality and excellence in the sheet metal and air conditioning industry. SMACNA has national offices in Chantilly, Va., outside of Washington, D.C., and on Capitol Hill. Visit www.smacna.org.