Another successful year

NRCA's 127th Annual Convention and the 2014 International Roofing Expo® break attendance records

NRCA's 127th Annual Convention and the 2014 International Roofing Expo (IRE) struck gold this year with record-breaking attendance. The trade show held Feb. 26-28 in Las Vegas boasted 426 companies in 1,045 booths, with a total attendance of 9,568. The only previous trade show to come near these numbers was the 1987 convention celebrating NRCA's centennial with approximately 9,300 in attendance.

Convention kick-off

NRCA's convention began Monday, Feb. 24, with NRCA's Executive Committee meeting and lunch, NRCA's Affiliate Executive meeting and lunch, and NRCA's board of directors meeting. There also was a reception held by ROOFPAC, NRCA's political action committee, which featured Rep. Mark Amodei (R-Nev.) as a special guest. Amodei spoke about the need for regulatory and immigration reform. In addition, Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.) provided a video welcome to ROOFPAC guests.

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