METALCON

2016 METALCON plans underway

METALCON plans are well underway. The 2016 METALCON heads to Baltimore this year, October 26-28. For the first time, METALCON attendees can take a 2-day Metal Roofing Installation Training Program and earn a MCA Metal Roof Training Certificate of Completion. The training program will be based on the recently published Metal Roof Installation Manual, developed...

METALCON marks 25th anniversary with a huge success

Newton, MA –  True to its 25-year record of being the best place to introduce new products, METALCON drew eager buyers to see all the new offerings from more than 260 exhibiting companies. “Celebrating METALCON’s 25th Anniversary in Tampa gave us a great setting to celebrate the accomplishments within our industry. Best of all,...

Win An Englert MetalMan Portable Roll Forming Machine

Englert, Inc. is celebrating the company’s 50th anniversary this month at METALCON, kicking off an exciting “Pay It Forward” Contest that will bring the lucky winner a free Englert MetalMan Portable Roll forming Machine. It’s Englert’s way of helping some lucky contractor start up or expand a portable rollforming business right away. So join...

MRA Sponsoring 2-Day Boot Camp at METALCON

12 Easy Steps to Closing More Sales of Residential Metal Roofing As part of its ongoing education series, the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA) will be sponsoring a two-day “Boot Camp” seminar at the 2015 METALCON show in Tampa, Florida. This intensive program will focus on selling residential metal roofing using MRA’s In-Home Selling system....

Get Involved: MCA’s METALCON Metal Roofing Championship Games

Themed ‘Battle by the Bay,” competitors will be competing in five different challenges: let the games begin! The Metal Construction Association (MCA) announces the 2nd annual MCA / METALCON Metal Roofing Championship Games to be held at the METALCON show Oct. 14-16, 2015, at the Tampa Convention Center. Themed ‘Battle by the Bay’, a...

Former Harley-Davidson VP, Clyde Fessler, to keynote at METALCON

Clyde Fessler, former Harley-Davidson vice president of marketing and business development, has been selected as the keynote speaker for the 25th annual METALCON. This year’s event will be held Oct. 14-16 in Tampa, Florida. On the verge of bankruptcy in the early 1980’s, Harley-Davidson found itself facing severe market conditions and heavy foreign competition....

Drexel Metals roof tops home of METALCON VP

– New roof, ventilation system help homeowner save energy, money – LOUISVILLE – If anyone has been presented with the opportunity to learn about the benefits of metal roofing, it’s Claire Kilcoyne. Kilcoyne is the Vice President of Trade Shows at METALCON and is getting everything ready for her 25th annual show in Tampa,...

2015 Best of Metalcon

View now! Best of Metalcon 2014 DMag

METALCON International is always a good show, and the 2014 event in Denver did not disappoint. A lot of connections and sales were made by exhibitors and attendees. But if you didn’t make it to METALCON 2014, or even if you did, what did you miss? See for yourself! Again this year, Metal Roofing...

A Wealth of New Business Connections Made at METALCON 2014

In early October the halls of the Colorado Convention Center in Denver were abuzz as visitors captured ideas for expanding their businesses in the line-up of new products and education sessions at the 2014 METALCON. “All of us are surrounded by electronic communication in our business and personal lives. But that is really a...

Test Drive Englert’s New App at METALCON

METALCON attendees visiting Englert Booth #806 can stop by and download the new Roofing App developed to assist metal roofing and gutter professionals. The Englert App provides PDFs of all Englert product brochures, installation animations of every Englert roofing profile and three handy roofing tools including a new Slope Finder enabling contractors to identify...