A better way

Being successful in the roofing industry depends on learning best practices for business management

Complex designs. New materials. Technological advances. Roofing contractors' ever-evolving worlds have become increasingly challenging. As small-business owners, roofing contractors must anticipate the possibilities the future may bring so they can set their companies' directions while attending to the fundamental goals of installing quality roof systems safely, on time and on budget.

To help roofing contracting companies of all sizes address the varied demands associated with managing a roofing business, NRCA's Business Leadership Committee has redefined its mission.

According to committee Chairwoman Jayne Williams, chief financial officer of KPost Co., Dallas: "NRCA's Business Leadership Committee's mission is to work with NRCA staff to develop products, services and programs that equip roofing contractors with instruction, information and other resources to help them define and reach their business and leadership goals."

The task ahead