Mike Hogan

What is your position within your company?
I am manager of Paradigm Partners, Medford, Mass.

What is the most unusual roofing project you've performed?
Working on the Coalition for Buzzards Bay headquarters. The project was a gut renovation of a historic building. The roof system was adhered TPO with leak detection and a built-in-place vegetative roof system using sedum mats. The project also included a small solar photovoltaic array.

Why did you become a part of the roofing industry?
I needed a job out of college, and I was offered a position at Carlisle SynTec, Carlisle, Pa.

What made you want to start your own company?
I wanted to focus on new offerings.