CHHMA honours industry veterans

Crofford & Straus 2015MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — The Canadian Hardware & Housewares Manufacturers Association held its 2015 inductions to its 31st Industry Hall of Fame. Industry veterans Paul Straus (right, with CHHMA president Vaughn Crofford) of Home Hardware Stores Limited and Bryan Gilbart, of Richmond Hill, Ont.’s Envirogard-Rainfresh, were inducted yesterday at a luncheon hosted as part of the GilbartCHHMA’s AGM. Straus has been with Home Hardware since the company’s inception and Gilbart has given 16 years of service to the CHHMA board.