NEW ORLEANS — The National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) has announced GAF is the winner of the Charlie Raymond Award. The award was presented at NRCA’s 135th Annual Convention, held Jan. 30-Feb. 3 in New Orleans.

The award is named in honor of former NRCA President and J.A. Piper Award recipient Charlie Raymond, who took on the role of NRCA Membership Committee chairman when the association had only 328 members. Raymond recruited NRCA’s 1,000th member in 1973. The Charlie Raymond Award annually honors members for their efforts to recruit new members into NRCA.

GAF and its members have won the award consecutively since 2005.

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