DALLAS — Adding another important component to the already strong line-up of show floor activities and educational offerings, Johns Manville will sponsor The Roofing Institute at the 2015 International Roofing Expo (IRE).
Held on the show floor in Booth 1217, The Roofing Institute curriculum is built around 10 condensed classes held on the show floor that provide roofing professionals with the knowledge to sharpen and hone their business acumen. Free with all registration packages, seating is available for up to 40 people on a first-come, first-served basis.
“We are always looking for innovative ways to make our education program even more meaningful and rich,” said Tracy Garcia, CEM, show director of the IRE. “These Business 101 classes will help attendees increase the effectiveness and productivity of their businesses.”
“Johns Manville is known for our quality and commitment to excellence with our products,” said Jennifer Ford-Smith, director of marketing and single ply systems at Johns Manville, “and will offer the same level of quality to these educational sessions.”
Of the 10 classes offered in The Roofing Institute, four will be presented by Johns Manville, while the other six will be led by forward-thinking industry experts.
Beginning on Tuesday, Feb. 24, classes include “Show Me the Money!” “Leadership For Business Owners, Managers & Supervisors!” and “Get Your Construction Business to Grow & Profit!” Johns Manville will present “Adhesive Application Considerations.”
Classes on Wednesday, Feb. 25 include “Building Future Leaders: The Evolution of Construction Management Education,” “What it Takes to Provide Professional Service” and “The ACTS of Leadership.” Johns Manville will present “Best Practices for TPO and Rhino Bond Installations.”
Concluding on Thursday, Feb. 26, “New Installation Techniques from a Proven Membrane – JM EPDM” and “SeamFree PMMA – Liquid Applied Advantages” will both be led by Johns Manville.
Classes are one hour in length. For specific class times, descriptions and speakers, visit www.theroofingexpo.com.
“We are confident attendees will find The Roofing Institute a great addition to the 2015 International Roofing Expo,” said Bill Good, executive vice president of NRCA, the show’s official sponsor. “I encourage our members to attend these free classes to gain knowledge and excel in their businesses.”
For more information, visit www.theroofingexpo.com.