2020 Agenda

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

11:00 am - 12:00 pm ET

Panel: Top 100 Shares Best insights


Jack Scalo, President & CEO, The Scalo Companies
Steve Little, CEO, KPost Company
Gregg Wallick, President & CEO, Best Roofing
Jim Ziminski, President, Crane Renovation Group

Even the best-run, techy-savvy, and safety-focused roofing companies faced unique challenges this year that tested their mettle and adaptability in unforeseen ways. We’ll hear first-hand from former Contractors of the Year about what they’ve learned during the pandemic, and focus on sharable insights that have them well-positioned to stay perennial Top 100 companies for the foreseeable future.

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

11:00 am - 12:00 pm ET

30 Years of Insight – How to Prepare For an OSHA Inspection


Keven Yarbrough, President, Yarbrough Safety Solutions

For decades, Keven Yarbrough knew he was last person roofing contractors wanted to see on their jobsites. Now the former lead inspector with Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is sharing his knowledge – and one-of-a-kind personality – with roofing contractors in order to help them develop the strategies needed to avoid and overcome costly citations.
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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

11:00 am - 12:00 pm ET

Now What? The Roofing Industry in a Post-Pandemic World


Reid Ribble, CEO, NRCA

2020 was a year of dramatic change globally brought on by the coronavirus COVID-19.The U.S. roofing industry found itself in a new world where customer attitudes and expectations were changing with each news cycle. Add to this disruption and the changing landscape in Washington D.C. contractors and the broader roofing industry are facing new challenges. NRCA CEO, Reid Ribble will address this rapidly changing environment and how you can avoid becoming a casualty of it all.

   Contractor of the Year Awards

Each year, Roofing Contractor Magazine honors a residential and commerical contractor from around the country that stand out.
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Tuesday, December 8, 2020


11:00 am - 12:00 pm ET

Six Core Components of EOS and How To Implement

Ken Kelly, President, Kelly Roofing

Why do Alabama Head Football Coach Nick Saban and Bill Belichick of the NFL’s New England Patriots continue to defy the odds and win consistently with lower payrolls and unproven talent? How are the U.S. Marines the most effective fighting force on the planet despite enduring 80% turnover every five years? They all follow a proven system. Join Ken Kelly, RC’s reigning Residential Roofing Contractor of the Year, for a closer look at how the program at Kelly Roofing is driving results.

   RT3’S Innovator of the Year Award

The Roofing Technology Think Tank (RT3) recognizes a roofing contractor that helps advance the industry through technical innovation and thought leadership.

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Tuesday, December 15, 2020

11:00 am - 12:00 pm ET

  Legal Insights You Must Know Today


Trent Cotney, Construction Lawyer, Cotney Construction Law

This course is designed to educate roofers on potential legal issues that may arise from using subcontractors on projects. Topics of discussion include employee classification, reducing risk on a multi-employer worksite, limiting liability on defect claims, licensure of subcontractors, and how to handle injuries and workers’ compensation claims

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ABC Supply Art Unlimited Atlas Beacon GAF certainteed Cotney Attorneys Eagleview equipter FiberTite GAF IKO Jobba Johns Manville Karnak Kill Your Competition National Roofing Contractors Association Owens Corning Polyglass Predictive Sales AI SRS Distribution Tilcor Roofing workmax