Water Industry News

Watts Water Technologies Appoints President of Retail Division

October 13, 2005

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 13, 2005--Watts Water Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: WTS) today announced the appointment of Lynn A. McVay as President of the Retail Division. Mr. McVay had previously served as our Executive Vice President of Wholesale Sales since March 2003. Mr. McVay has over 15 years of sales and marketing experience in the retail and wholesale plumbing channels, including six years of experience as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Little Giant Pump Company, a water pump manufacturing company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tecumseh Products Company, prior to his joining Watts Water Technologies.

Ernest E. Elliott, Executive Vice President of Wholesale Marketing, will assume Mr. McVay's responsibilities in the wholesale division. Mr. Elliott has held a variety of executive sales and marketing positions since joining Watts Water Technologies in 1986, including previously serving as Executive Vice President of Wholesale Sales and Marketing and Vice President of Sales.

Watts Water Technologies, Inc. is a world leader in the manufacture of innovative products to control the efficiency, safety, and quality of water within residential, commercial, and institutional applications. Its expertise in a wide variety of water technologies enables it to be a comprehensive supplier to the water industry.