Commercial Roofing News in the Carolinas

2020 Premier Building Products Online Education Session Schedule:

October 13th at 2:00 PM EST
Electronic Leak Detection Testing, Standards, Science & Practical Applications
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Presented by: Shaun Katz

November 10th at 2:00 PM EST
Evolution of White EPDM
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Presented by: Ron Goodman

December 8th at 2:00 PM EST
Navigating the Challenges for a Better Performing (and Code Compliant) Wall Assembly
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Presented by: Grant Stahl

July 21st at 9 AM
Carlisle Website Warranty Portal and Submittal Wizard/Collections Tutorial
Presented by: Keith Whigham

July 21st at 1:00 PM
SynTec 402 - Industry Impact of ASCE 7-16 & 2020 FM PLPDS 1-28 & 1-29

April 30th at 9am
Deep Dive into Tapered Insulation Roof Systems
Rob DeHaan from Hunter Panels

April 30th at 2pm
SDR119 - Air and Vapor Barriers
Greg Jones from Premier Building Products
**AIA accredited**

May 4th at 2pm
To Vent or Not to Vent…..A Comparison of Vented and Non-vented Nailbase Polyiso Roofing Insulation Products
Rick Mockler from Hunter Panels

May 5th at 9am
G106 - Vegetated Roofing Systems
Chris Kann from Carlisle Syntec
**AIA accredited**

May 6th at 9am
Understanding ANSI/SPRI/FM 4435/ES-1 Standards
Dana Spurgeons from Metal Era
**AIA accredited**

July 22nd at 9:00 AM
Mid-Year Update on Carlisle Syntec's Innovative and Productivity Boosting Products
Presented by: Greg Jones

July 29nd at 4:00 PM
Mid-Year Update on Carlisle Syntec's Innovative and Productivity Boosting Products
Presented by: Greg Jones

May 12th at 9am
Insulation Characteristics in Low-slope Roofing Applications
Brandon Reynolds from Carlisle Syntec
**AIA accredited**

May 26 at 2pm
All About the Edge: An introduction to the design, testing, and performance of edge metal system
Taylor Gingerichfrom Carlisle Construction Material
**AIA accredited**

June 16th at 2pm
Fleece Membranes and Urethanes Adhesive – Industry Leading Performance
Austin Kulp from Carlisle Construction Materials
**AIA accredited**

June 30th at 2pm
PVC Roofing Materials - Performance, Construction, Functionality
Taylor Gingerichfrom Carlisle Construction Material
**AIA accredited**

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Presenter: Shaun Katz
Date: October 13, 2020
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 PM EDT

AIA Credit type: HSW
CEU: 1 Credit
Accredited: AIA & IIBEC
Cost: FREE
For more information and to register click here.

Presenter: Ron Goodman
Date: November 10, 2020
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 PM EST

AIA Credit type: HSW
CEU: 1 Credit
Accredited: AIA & IIBEC
Cost: FREE
For more information and to register click here.

Presenter: Grant Stahl
Date: December 8, 2020
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 PM EST

AIA Credit type: HSW
CEU: 1 Credit
Accredited: AIA & IIBEC
Cost: FREE
For more information and to register click here.

Please join us at one of our “Productivity Booster” seminars scheduled for the Carolinas. We will cover new innovative and easy to install products that will boost rooftop productivity and provide “Hands-on” demonstrations and Q&A. Each presentation will be followed by a social hour. August 30, 2018, at Lonnie Poole Golf Clubhouse at NCSU located at 1509 Main Campus Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27606 in room 201 from 2:00 p.m. - 4: 00 p.m. September 6, 2018, at Brewery 85 located at 6 Whitlee Ct, Greenville, SC, 29607 from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. September 13, 2018, at Burial Beer located at 40 Collier Ave, Asheville, NC, 28801 from 3:00 p.m. - 5: 00 p.m. To register for an event send an email to
Premier Building Products received a 2017 “Outstanding Performance Award” for PVC sales at the Carlisle Syntec national sales meeting held in Woodland, TX December 5-7, 2017. outstanding performance award
Premier is pleased to announce our new LinkedIn page and YouTube Channel. You can now get up to date information on new products and installation tips from these two new sources.

The Carolinas Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association (CRSMCA) hosts one of the largest regional roofing trade shows in the southeast January 16-18, 2018, at the Charlotte Convention Center. With over 100 exhibiting companies providing details for the roofing industry, from safety tools to equipment to the latest technology; and over 400 contractors, architects, consultants, etc. attending for education and networking. CRSMCA also offers educational opportunities with up-to-date roofing industry seminars and top professionals leading the education. Come visit Premier Building Products at booths 500 and 502.

Premier Building Products is proud to announce a series of design seminars to be held in Raleigh, NC & Charlotte, NC. Raleigh – October 11th – at The Lonnie Poole Golf Club. 1509 Main Campus Drive Raleigh, NC 27606. Charlotte – October 12th – Old Mecklenburg Brewery. 4150 Yancey Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217. 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The seminars are FREE, and LUNCH will be provided, but space is limited, and Pre-Registration is required. The Building Envelope Solutions Seminars will feature 4 design seminar presentations, each giving 1 AIA HSW CE learning unit. “Single Ply Roofing Technology” presented by Carlisle Syntec. “Understanding ANSI/SPRI/FM4435/ES-1” presented by Metal-Era. “The Fundamentals of Clay Roof Tile” presented by Ludowici. “Benefits of a Rigid Cover Board in Commercial Roofing Systems” presented by Georgia Pacific. Seating is limited, to RSVP, please send an email to:
The CSI Charleston, SC Products Fair will be held Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at Founders Hall at Charlestown Landing, 1500 Old Towne Road, Charleston, SC. The event is FREE, and beer, wine, sodas, and food will be provided! The event starts at 4:40 p.m. and ends at 7:30 p.m. See you there.

Premier Building Products was named the Carlisle Syntec “Rep Organization Of The Year” for 2015. Steve Schwar, the National Director of Sales for Carlisle, presented the award at the Carlisle National Sales Meeting held at the PGA National Resort and Spa in West Palm Beach, FL, on December 1, 2015.

Premier Building Products and Carlisle Syntec will be sponsors for “The CRSMCA Roofing Academy,” which will be holding a two-day training session, September 14-15, 2015, at the Carolinas Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association, Inc. in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Day 1 session will discuss the Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) products and its’ applications. Day 2 session will discuss ethylene propylene diene terpolymer membrane (EPDM) products and its’ applications. Both sessions will include classroom and hands-on training. Program times each day will be from 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

We are pleased to announce effective August 17, 2015, David Stout has joined Premier Building Products as a territory manager for the Triad area of North Carolina. David comes to Premier after spending the last ten years with Baker Roofing. David served as a Premier Account Representative calling on regional and national accounts. Prior to that, he was a Department Head and Maintenance Manager for the Greensboro, NC office. David is a graduate of North Carolina State University with a BS in Business Management. David and his wife Catherine have two children: George and Mary. David’s contact information is as follows: Office: 866-627-2457, EXT 701 Cell: 704-608-8384 Fax: 866-627-2457 Please join me in welcoming David to our sales team. Sincerely, Greg Jones

Premier will be at the Carolinas Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association Annual Meeting and Convention June 25-28, 2015 at the Omni Hotel in Hilton Head, SC. On Saturday, June 27 at 9:00 a.m., Greg Jones will be facilitating the Past Presidents Roundtable with Q & A consisting of additional past presidents of CRSMCA.

Premier will have a booth at the Charlotte CSI Products Fair being held Thursday, October 9, 2014 at the Crowne Plaza Executive Park Hotel, located at 5700 Westpark Drive from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Education sessions start at 2:00 p.m. Door prizes, Refreshments, and Networking are all yours for Free at this annual event. Greg Jones and Terry Slifer will be representing Premier Building Products at the show.

Premier will be at table 14 at the Grand Strand CSI/AIA Product Show on Thursday, October 2, 2014 being held at the Myrtle Beach Marriott, located at 8400 Costa Verde Drive in Myrtle Beach from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Keith Whigham will be representing Premier Building Products. The event is free, and food and drinks will be provided.

Premier will have a tabletop display at the Greenville, SC Spec Fair on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014 at the Hughes Main Library, Greenville, SC.
For architects, there will be 4 Hours AIA HSW Credit and 12 Exhibitors of building products.

Premier will have a booth at the CSI Product Fair 2014 in Charleston, SC April 9th at Charlestown Landing. We will be showing Carlisle Syntec’s complete lineup of single-ply roofing including: SureFlex PVC; SureFlex HP KEE; SureWeld TPO; and SureSeal EPDM.

Also on display will be Hunter XCI: Your source for “continuous wall insulation,” with over 80 NFPA 285 tested assemblies.

We will also show products Georgia Pacific DensDeck, Metal-Era, and more… Food and Drinks… Best of all, the event is FREE!

Come on April 9, 2014 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. to Founders Hall-Charleston Landing 1500 Old Towne Road, Charleston, SC.

Premier Building Products, “When it comes to the building envelope, we bring the whole package.”

Contact us today to learn more about the industry through our commercial roofing trade blog. We proudly serve clients in Charlotte, North Carolina, as well as those throughout the states of North Carolina and South Carolina.