METALCON

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...

New features and highlights at 2014 METALCON

METALCON is only weeks away and excitement is building about the many new ideas and opportunities it offers. The event is in Denver for the first time, its new education format combines classroom and exhibit hall sessions, interactive roofing competitions keep the action going in the exhibit hall, and the line-up of exhibitors and...

METALCON 2014: new location, new learning opportunities, new exhibits

– By Marge O’Connor  – The 24th annual METALCON holds true to the event’s tradition of offering new features while maintaining the high quality education and products consistent with what the metal industry offers. This year’s event takes place October 1-3 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, a location that holds many business...

METALCON International’s Giving Back Program to mark 20 years

– Newton MA – When METALCON International was held in Atlanta this year it showed an international audience the newest ways to use metal in construction. It also helped raised awareness and funds for the Atlanta-based It’s The Journey, Inc., a charitable organization and producer of the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer. METALCON...

Englert showing off Lego home at METALCON

While Lego toys has a host of different toy brick houses you can build including the newly released Haunted House and the Villa Savoye, Englert, Inc. will be displaying its own Lego creation — Englert Maison — a two-square foot house made of Lego topped by a tiny authentic standing seam roof — at...

Stud U at METALCON to feature best practices of cold-formed steel framing

Architects, Builders, Contractors, Engineers, Building Inspectors and Building Trades Instructors Will Benefit The Steel Framing Alliance (SFA) will host a two-part session on the benefits and best practices of cold-formed steel framing for small, multi-family and mid-rise structures at METALCON International on October 9-10 in Chicago. Based on the popular Stud U. model of...