The award honors a Woman of Outstanding Roofing Leadership and Distinction. The third annual National Women in Roofing Day was held on Sunday, February 2, 2020 prior to the start of the International Roofing Expo in Dallas. The day was filled with excellent presentations from outstanding women in the roofing industry. RCS partner, Heidi J. Ellsworth kicked off the day, speaking about visualization for success. It was an appropriate topic for her. She has visualized many [...]
The Northern New Jersey Council got together to bond and burn off some stress throwing hatchets at Stumpy's Hatchet House. Pecks Brothers graciously sponsored the event, which was a great opportunity for members to connect over food, drink, and hatchet throwing. We had quite a few bullseyes! The Council is planning it's December quarterly event and is excited to share details in the near future!
We are so thankful for all of those who contributed new coats for The Gatehouse. This is our third year in doing our Holiday Event with a Coat Drive. We were able to collect over 110 coats that will be distributed to women and children who have started a new chapter of their lives at The Gatehouse in Grapevine, Texas.
On November 20, 2019, the Tennessee Council joined together at ABC Supply Company for a presentation by Owens Corning. Karen Codiano presented valuable information about their company’s products, such as shingles, insulation, and composites. The members enjoyed lunch and learning about the types of shingles and the testing required for a certified Owens Corning Shingle. After the presentation, volunteers experienced the strength of the “SureNail” shingle design. Being awarded “2019 Women’s Choice Award,” Owens Corning allowed [...]
This month had the ladies of the Tampa Council out in our communities making a difference! Tara Cole, of Quality Roofing organized the Tampa Chapter’s Walk to end Breast Cancer team! She coordinated shirts for all members to purchase as well as set up our online portal to donate to this worthy cause. Her company came out in full strength as well as her own family and fellow Tampa Council Member Miriah Akers accompanied by her [...]
We all know when a powerful woman walks into the room. More importantly, we know to listen when she grabs a microphone! Thea Dudley from Pocket Protectors LLC and Melissa Mulligan from M2C Services LLC inspired the National Women in Roofing event at the Best of Success conference that is produced by the team at Roofing Contractor Magazine and BNP Media. The event’s topic was Know Your Worth and How to Leverage It. Many people in [...]
Alison Rice with Amtech Solutions recaps her experience at Roofing Day in D.C. 2019 Would you like the opportunity to meet and discuss your roofing issues and opportunities, with members of Congress and some of the Roofing Industry’s most influential leaders? Does this present enough return to justify your attendance at the #NWIRLuncheon at #RoofingDayinDC? No? Consider then, the value of generating legitimate business leads, and cultivating profitable partnerships during the opening networking session. This informal [...]
NWIR-Seattle had an amazing turnout and several new faces join us at Nu-Ray Metals in Auburn, WA. We were graciously hosted by Sue Fabri and her team. The chapter was taken on a tour of their multi-building facility where it showcased their stock of metals and nearly 24-hr fabrication team. Did you know Nu-Ray even has a location in Southern California?! We were taught about the speed and length of the machines and how that impacts [...]
Twenty women from the Central Pennsylvania council attended a training at the Sands Casino and Resort in Bethlehem, PA. The group learned about a roof walk/inspection performed by Robert Ganter Contractors out of Quakertown, PA. Robert Ganter Contractors also demonstrated how to properly flash a pipe, curb and parapet wall using self-adhered EPDM single-ply membrane. A media crew from WFMZ was there to capture our night of education and networking! Check out the news story! [...]