European Grand Opening a Major Success PVA hosted their Grand Opening Event for the European Facility September 14th through September 17th in Helmond, The Netherlands. The new facility served as a great venue for the opening event. Many guests arrived Monday September 14th for the Cocktail Reception and were greeted by company President, Tony Hynes. Tony says of the event, "The Grand Opening was a great success. Our new facility will help to better serve our customers and our distributors throughout Europe, and help PVA grow as a whole." [attachment=2223]The new facility features many meeting rooms, offices for the employees, classrooms for training, a large warehouse for storage and spare parts, as well as a demonstration room where customers will be able to interact with PVA's products. "The new facility came out better than we had planned," says Frank Hart, Sales and Marketing Manager. "General Manager of Europe, Pieter van der Vorst, did an excellent job coordinating the renovation of the facility and planning the opening event. The location of the facility will allow our Service Technicians to reach our customers in a quick and timely manner."Visitors traveled from all over Europe to attend the event. PVA employees gave technical presentations on key products and how the company plans to move forward. Customers were offered training sessions, as well as one-on-one meetings with PVA employees on their products and applications. Special partners Dymax, HumiSeal, Peters and PlasmaTreat attended the event on Wednesday and each gave their own technical presentation. The facility will continue to offer these vital resources for our customers in the future. Further information on the event and the new facility can be obtained by contacting Kara DeConno (firstname.lastname@example.org).