Perth, Australia, Australia, 11/23/2022 / SubmitMyPR /
Lee McDonald, former professional dancer with international sensation Tap Dogs, has won the title of Western Australia’s Best Plumber for 2022. The competition was coordinated by Perth’s 6PR Radio and Master Plumber’s Association (MPA) Skills and announced live on air.
Born and raised in Perth, Lee McDonald was a professional dancer in the 1990s and early 2000s, touring the world with legendary Australian group ‘Tap Dogs’ for eight years before returning to Perth to complete his plumbing apprenticeship and then to start his own plumbing company. MC2 plumbing, in 2013.
Mr McDonald, unknowingly nominated by one of his clients in October 2022, competed against 500 other WA plumbers, all of whom were extensively researched by a panel of staff from 6PR Radio and MPA Skills who chose MC2’s Mr McDonald Plumbing as decidedly WA’s best plumber.
MPA Skills CEO Ben Dahlstrom says, “There are many facets to plumbing, not just the stereotypical ‘fixing a leaky faucet’ so we wanted to enter this competition to celebrate the diversity of talent that exists in WA.”
Mr. Dahlstrom adds, “Lee is a very deserved winner.”
Lee McDonald, Director of MC2 Plumbing and winner of WA’s Best Plumber Award, says: “I like to joke about going from dancing on faucets to fixing it, but seriously, I think being a good plumber is like that much more than fixing faucets and unblocking drains.”
Mr. McDonald adds: “Honesty, authenticity and the highest level of commitment to your customers: they are the key elements of a quality craftsman. Our goal at MC2 Plumbing has always been to improve the often negative perception many people have about the stereotypical craft by providing a positive experience that is friendly, punctual, clean and tidy, backed by transparency, and the best possible solution for to find our customers.”