Robert Smith, of Grand Springs Distribution in Alton has been elected to serve as chairman of the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) Board of Directors for 2019-2020.
IBWA members elected the association’s leadership during the 2019 Annual Business Conference held in Anaheim, California, from Nov. 18-21.
Smith is a member of IBWA’s executive committee and board of directors. He previously served as vice chairman.
Grand Springs bottles water at the source in a controlled environment within its Alton facility for assurance of quality and purity.
The plant is located on 495 acres with numerous pristine spring sources located within the property in a protected environment. These springs have been protected for the purpose of producing premium water products.