Nations Roof, one of the country’s largest roofing contractors and No. 4 on Roofing Contractor’s Top 100 contractors for 2022, announced that founder and CEO Rich Nugent would take on the newly established role of Chairman of the Board.  

In a news release, the company stated that in addition to Nugent becoming chairman, company President and COO Jake Hyatt had been promoted to Chief Executive Officer. Founded in 2004, Nations Roof has grown to serve local and national accounts through its National Service Center in Mobile, Ala., offices in 37 cities nationwide, including its newest locations in Las Vegas and Manhattan, Kan.

Nugent, a longtime leader in the roofing industry, served as president of the National Roofing Contractors Association from 2014-2015. The company said its founder continues his dedication to increasing the professionalism of the roofing industry and creating a culture of quality and safety that has attracted top talent to Nations Roof.  

Joining Nations Roof in 2013 as Vice President of Operations, Hyatt proved his mettle leading to his promotion as president and COO, giving him excellent experience overseeing company-wide operations

Nations Roof expects to generate more than $400 million in revenue this year by serving the new, repair, maintenance and replacement roofing needs of commercial customers nationwide and residential customers in Florida.

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