We had a great time learning about financial strategies and wellness at our January meeting! Thanks to our speaker Erin Hoffman, who outlined so many valuable tools for planning retirement, protecting your business, and growing your finances. And a big thanks to all who attended in Oklahoma City and Tulsa! We can't wait to see you all at our February meeting! #NationalWomenInRoofing
The NWiR Tennessee Council kicked off 2023 by hosting a lunch and learn led by a fellow NWiR member. Mandy McIntyre presented eye-opening statistics about mental health in the roofing industry. The council learned how to address their team members that may be struggling and how to listen to employees more effectively for signs. The Tennessee Council is now aware of the importance of mental health in our industry and is ready to flatten the curve! [...]
This year one of the NWiR Seattle Council's community projects is to collect warm coats on behalf of One Warm Coat. We were able to collect over 60 coats at our hands-on event with Lomanco at the new CDS/Stoneway location in Kent, WA. Thank you again to Paul Robbins of Lomanco, and the whole Stoneway/CDS Teams in Kent! It was a great turnout and a lot of fun!
Enrollment is open for our REAL Roofing DEI program and couldn’t be more excited! Our launch date is Monday, January 16th in honor of Martin Luther King Day! We will be hosting an interactive webinar on January 12th at 11am to review the program and answer any questions you may have before the program starts! What is REAL Roofing? Glad you asked! REAL Roofing is an educational program designed to move the roofing industry forward with [...]
January 19, 2023, at 11 am-1 pm Gulfeagle Supply is hosting a lunch community service event collecting period supplies partnering with the Junior League of Tampa. Please bring period supplies to Gulfeagle Supply located at 2900 East 7th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605. Questions please contact Jen Richardson, National Marketing Director for Gulfeagle Supply 813-636-9808 ext 204 February 24, 2023 Lunch Meeting/Education Session from 11 am-1 pm IUEC Local 74 headquarters located at 7805 Professional Place, Tampa, [...]
Delight your children and show pride in your industry with these kid books dedicated to the roofing industry. Available through the NRCA bookstore (links are posted above if we can include them???). They would make perfect gifts for birthdays, holidays, baby showers, or donating to your local libraries and school libraries. Is This a Roof? by Karen Cates (available in Spanish) Is This a Roof? Coloring Book by Karen Cates Be Safe, Rafe! by Karen Cates [...]
The NWiR Tennessee Council is getting ready for the holiday season! Members spent time building, painting, and networking at Board and Brush in Nashville, TN. Thank you to our dinner sponsors SRS and Rackley Roofing! Keep an eye out for upcoming events! Happy Holidays!
Each year, millions of people in the U.S. experience seasonal affective disorder (SAD), also called seasonal depression or the "winter blues." The disorder is characterized by short periods of sadness or people not feeling like their usual selves, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. People may start to feel "down" when the days get shorter in the fall and winter but then feel better in the spring. The holiday season can be stressful and [...]
It was a full house and the greatest of pleasures to meet new members during the Membership Committee "Stand Up" Virtual Get-Together on November 21st, 2022. We got to know a little bit about a few of our newest members. The fresh new faces included: Jenn Hevelone- Co-Founder of Covr Roof Restoration who recently joined the NWiR Denver Council, Amanda Gagna - GAF Product & Systems Test Engineer joining the NWiR Northern New Jersey Council, Shelby [...]
Eagle Roofing Products hosted the NWIR Tampa Council for an education session and plant tour in November. It was great to meet all the women on their customer service team led by Stacey Seidenstecker; see how concrete tile is made and better understand their strategies to keep lead times from extending out any further due to Hurricane Ian. Hawk Kinney turned the tables on us and asked us to educate them on NWIR’s background, mission, and [...]