Working with their local F.W. Webb distributor in Woburn, the contractors were able to donate a new water heater and furnace along with the plumbing materials to provide heat and hot water for a customer.
Pope was recognized for the significant contributions he has made to the industry, which includes sponsoring events, offering meeting space for industry training events, providing training for PHCC members and donating products.
John Pope reflects on illustrious career building F.W. Webb
March 12, 2018
On Jan. 9, 2018, at the age of 86, John D. Pope, company owner and emeritus president and CEO of F.W. Webb, passed away bravely battling Parkinson’s Disease. John led F.W. Webb for more than five decades – longer than any other previous owner or leader in the company’s 151-year history. In 2011, he was recognized as The Wholesaler’s Person of the Year, and below is the feature story that ran in the December 2011 issue.