frame building expo

2016 Frame Building Expo for post-frame builders

Mark Your Calendar! – Don’t forget about the Frame Building Expo!  2016 National Frame Building Expo March 9-11, 2016 Indianapolis Convention Center Indianapolis, Indiana Sponsored by the National Frame Building Association, the Frame Building Expo is open to all builders who wish to network, learn and exchange information about post-frame construction. The Expo represents a variety...

The power of team: life lessons from former baseball pro Dave Dravecky

It’s baseball season and there isn’t anything about baseball that can’t be compared to life, be it personal or professional. Below are excerpts from keynote speaker Dave Dravecky at the 2015 Frame Building Expo in Louisville. He shared his journey from becoming a pro baseball pitcher to his career-ending battle with cancer, and life-lessons...

Randy Ridenour: Winner of the 2014 Bernon G. Perkins Award

Each year, the National Frame Building Association bestows its highest honor—the Bernon G. Perkins Award—on one individual. The name of the award recognizes a pioneer of the post-frame industry, Bernon G. Perkins, who furthered the pole building’s evolution from a temporary structure into a long-lasting one. At the 2015 Frame Building Expo in Louisville,...

April 2015 Frame Building News

Frame Building Expo takes Louisville by storm

– By Beth Schaefer – Closed schools across the state. Nine inches of snow. Sub-zero temps. Cancelled flights. Public transportation awry. Unplowed streets and snowed-over sidewalks. That’s right—during the third week of February 2015, the city of Louisville, Kentucky, was eerily empty. So where was everybody? At the Frame Building Expo! Despite Mother Nature’s...

2015 Best on the Block post-frame products named

The ballots are in and the votes have been counted. At the Frame Building Expo in Louisville in February, visitors were given a chance to vote on their favorite post-frame products featured in a special “Builders Block” area of the trade show. Prior to the show, online voters were also given an opportunity to...

Frame Building Expo Review

-By Beth Schaefer  NFBA Marketing Manager- Connecting People, Products and Purpose: Mission Accomplished! Yes, record-breaking. Things looked promising last fall: For the first time ever, we needed to expand the space on the trade-show floor to accommodate the number of new exhibitors. But nobody guessed the Nashville trade show would be this successful. More...

NFBA members: Save big on Frame Building Expo rates

By  joining NFBA you gain access to a variety of resources and events at a discounted rate. NFBA membership makes you part of the nation’s most influential association dedicated to the advancement of the post-frame industry and also gives you access to a wealth of technical resources—both complimentary and discounted. Members receive discounts on...

Three intensive workshops add value to the 2014 Frame Building Expo

The 2014 Frame Building Expo program features three special workshops that offer substantial value to attendees. Tyler Pare, of FMI Corporation (based in Raleigh, N.C.), will lead two four-hour workshops at the Frame Building Expo in Nashville, Tenn., on March 6 and 7, 2014: “Improving Your Competitiveness and Bottom Line Through Productivity” (Thursday, 1–5...

Three complimentary hospitality receptions at the Frame Building Expo

The 2014 Frame Building Expo will boast three lively social events with refreshments, live music and great company. And the news gets better: admission is free and open to all Expo attendees! Plyco ReceptionIt’s that time of the year: Plyco party time! Plyco Corporation hosts its jovial hospitality event, the Plyco Reception—an annual tradition...