Stories of an Extraordinary Industry
Two Simple Words

Two Simple Words

June 16, 2021

How does a community of roofing industry competitors create friendly competition? With two simple words.

 

Sponsored by NRCA's Qualified Trainer Conference

A Look Back: What We Learned

A Look Back: What We Learned

January 6, 2021

NRCA CEO Reid Ribble recaps Season 1 of “Stories of an Extraordinary Industry,” including what he learned, what surprised him and behind-the-scenes stories. 

 

Sponsored by Tecta America

Roofers United (Revised)

Roofers United (Revised)

January 5, 2021

We look back at a time when the roofing industry rallied together in the face of tragedy and showed the world this country can be united.

 

Sponsored by the Roofing Alliance

BONUS: No Roofer Left Behind (Revised)

BONUS: No Roofer Left Behind (Revised)

January 5, 2021

This episode is a continuation of the “No Roofer Left Behind” episode, offering tips for supporting someone struggling with mental health issues and substance abuse.

 

Sponsored by the NRCA Health Care Program

No Roofer Left Behind

No Roofer Left Behind

November 11, 2020

They survived a car crash, the death of their parents and substance abuse. The Dunlap brothers from Wapakoneta, Ohio, want you to know the roofing industry will not leave you behind.

 

Sponsored by the NRCA Health Care Program

10 Keys to Keeping Your Workers

10 Keys to Keeping Your Workers

October 7, 2020

How many superintendents in the U.S. have been working at the same roofing company for 49 years? Learn how Graham Roofing, West Point, Miss., ensures its talented employees stay.

 

Sponsored by the NRCA Health Care Program

Roofing “Jerry’s World”

Roofing “Jerry’s World”

September 16, 2020

Football is back, so let's head to Arlington, Texas, where a roofing company takes on the challenge of installing a roof on one of the steepest and largest football stadiums in the U.S.

 

Sponsored by the NRCA Health Care Program

Innovation Comes from Unlikely Places

Innovation Comes from Unlikely Places

September 2, 2020

NRCA tells the story of a man who had a long and winding journey that led to becoming the president of a $3 billion roofing materials manufacturing company. The story reveals three keys to being at the forefront of innovation and will encourage anyone who is concerned life’s road has too many hairpin turns.

Sponsored by Bitumar

No Room for Hostility

No Room for Hostility

August 19, 2020

We profile a roofing industry leader who handled difficult life circumstances that had the potential to rip her company apart. Learn how she created a company culture that can stand strong when times get tough.

 

Sponsored by the Roofing Alliance

A Company Failure Alters Roofing History

A Company Failure Alters Roofing History

August 5, 2020

General Roofing Services was one of the first roofing roll-ups in the U.S., and it collapsed. Where did it go wrong, and how did it change the roofing industry? This story is a profound lesson about a type of investment rarely discussed because few have the courage to do it.

 

Sponsored by FiberTite Roof Systems

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