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GAF receives award

GAF, Wayne, N.J., has received Architectural Products magazine's Product Innovation Award (PIA) for its EverGuard Extreme™ TPO. The PIAs recognize products, materials and systems innovation that lead commercial and institutional design to new heights. A panel of 44 architects and specification experts who focus on product assessment evaluated the entries to select a winner. Decisions were based on attributes, qualities, functionality and/or performance beyond industry standards.

Also, GAF has selected three winners to receive Ford® F-150 pickup trucks as part of its 125th Anniversary Sweepstakes. Patrick Jolitz, president of Superior Construction Inc., Prior Lake, Minn.; Jaye Schwartz, owner and president of NRCA member Avondale Roofing Inc., Northbrook, Ill.; and Maria Linzie, former office manager of High Point Roofing LLC, Steamboat Springs, Colo., each received a Ford truck.