DOWNERS GROVE, IL (May 8, 2020) - As the global pandemic, COVID-19 continues to affect all areas of the world, there is an ever-increasing need to protect the safety of our essential workers. Elkay Manufacturing, a global stainless sink and faucet manufacturer, saw an opportunity to use their expertise to support these heroes on the frontlines.
With the company’s 100-year history, they have seen crises before and have been there to assist – today’s needs are no different. Focusing on one of their key values, “Our strength is in our people,” Elkay went to work developing a mobile handwashing station to be used as a portable option for touchless handwashing.
DOWNERS GROVE, IL (October 21, 2019) — Elkay Manufacturing, an American-owned and operated manufacturer of plumbing and water delivery products and parent of Elkay Interior Systems (EIS), a global interior design and manufacturing company, and Elkay Commercial Systems, a stainless steel commercial kitchen products business, today announced that President and CEO Tim Jahnke, who has led the company since 2007, plans to retire from day-to-day leadership to concentrate on his role on Elkay's Board of Directors. Ric Phillips has been named by Elkay's Board to succeed Tim as President and Chief Executive Officer.