November 19, 2023 at 3:00 p.m.
By Anna Lockhart.
This yr’s occasion will concentrate on showcasing the newest and biggest improvements from throughout the business and their influence on the native Montana area.
In an episode of the Roofing Street Journeys® podcast, host Megan Ellsworth sat down with friends Jake Magalsky, Morgan Thiel and Austin Barnhardt to debate the newest updates as they rely right down to the upcoming Montana Roofing Affiliation (MRA) 2024 tradeshow. They shared insights into what attendees can anticipate to see on the present and what new traits and applied sciences are shaking up the Montana roofing business.
The roofing affiliation from the Massive Sky State is happy for the upcoming tradeshow, which can happen January September 11, 2024 in Billings, Montana on the Northern Resort. Jake, founder and proprietor of Ace Roofing and the president of the MRA, shared, “The commerce present is all the time thrilling as a result of it is roofers from across the state coming along with distributors who’ve supported the affiliation for a few years… We get to see people who typically we do not see for a yr at a time. It looks as if there’s lots of time for dialog. It is an intimate setting, and so it is totally different than going to one of many huge roofing expos, as a result of you possibly can actually dive in and get your questions answered.”
The tradeshow shall be a possibility for attendees to go to exhibitor cubicles, take part in coaching periods and community with fellow Montana contractors and enterprise homeowners. This yr’s present will showcase trending improvements from throughout the business. Austin, secretary of the MRA, shared that the present will concentrate on a dedication to the significance of roof security, greatest enterprise practices and discovering options to the present labor disaster.
He elaborated, “Hopefully it can present enterprise homeowners how one can assist develop your online business, what the very best methods are to possibly get new recruits into the roofing business, and clearly security is the primary facet all of us care about as a roofing contractor, is to verify our crews get house safely on the finish of the day. These are the sorts of issues that we’re highlighting this yr.”
Morgan, MRA vp, additionally shared that attendees at this yr’s occasion may have the chance to listen to from a lineup of inspirational audio system who will share speeches about subjects which are related for anybody within the building business. “We’re having Larry Oxenham with the American Society for Asset Safety come, and he has a very good seminar on the way to defend your self liability-wise, the way to switch property and issues like that,” she defined. She continued, “We’re additionally having Troy Downing, who’s the Montana Commissioner, come and converse at our lunch on Wednesday.”
This yr’s occasion may have all of it – whether or not you’re in it for networking, coaching or product showcasing alternatives, there’s one thing for everybody!
Anna Lockhart is a content material administrator/author for the Espresso Retailers and AskARoofer™. When she’s not working, she’s most certainly to be discovered along with her nostril in a e-book or trying to grasp a brand new cookie recipe.