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Fourteen outstanding roofing professionals
compete for Best of the Best Recognition.
(Rosemont, Ill.) February 18, 2021 —The Roofing Alliance, celebrating 25 years as the foundation of the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA), proudly announces the 2020-21 Most Valuable Player (MVP) Awards finalists. The winners will be announced during the NRCA’s Virtual Awards Ceremony on March 5, 2021 at 3:00 pm EST.
Celebrating its 25th year, the Roofing Alliance continues to honor leadership in the field. For the MVP Award, roofing contractors nominate field workers including roofing crew workers, foremen or superintendents. Distributors and supplier firms nominate warehouse employees, warehouse foremen, drivers or equipment operators. Individuals can be nominated for their outstanding on-the-job performance and workmanship, their philanthropic contributions outside the workplace or both. Since the program’s inception 21 years ago, 708 employees have been nominated and 269 winners and finalists have been recognized.
The 2020-21 Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award Finalists include:
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On Friday, March 5, during NRCA’s Virtual Awards Ceremony, after the MVP winners are announced, one winner will be announced as Professional Roofing's Best of the Best, a recognition co-sponsored by OMG Roofing Products and Professional Roofing magazine. Josh Kelly, past Roofing Alliance President and Vice President of Product Development & Innovation at OMG explains, “The Roofing Alliance’s MVP Task Force determines the Best of the Best Award winner after a thorough evaluation of MVP winners using criteria such as on-the-job safety, on-the-job performance, recruiting new workers, community service and other noteworthy contributions to determine the Best of the Best. We are proud of all the winners and especially the past and future Best of the Best Award winners.”
Previous Best of the Best Award winners include:
2008: Rodney Griffith, foreman, Centimark Corp., Pelham, AL., and Teri Stallion, field superintendent, Innovative Roofing Group, Atlanta, GA
2009: Eugena Madeley, yard/receiving/truck driver, Gooding, Simpson & Mackes Inc., Ephrata, PA
2010: Richard Heilinger, service specialist, Gooding, Simpson & Mackes Inc., Ephrata, PA
2011: George Denton, superintendent, Supreme Roofing Systems Inc., Dallas, TX
2012: David Baytosh, superintendent, Advanced Roofing Inc., Fort Lauderdale, FL
2013: Dan Pastore, superintendent, Upstate Roofing and Painting Inc., Rochester, NY
2014: Ryan Watts, foreman, Jurin Roofing Services Inc., Quakertown, PA
2015: Scott Luck, foreman, CentiMark Corp., Canonsburg, PA
2016: Curtis Purvis, superintendent, Chamberlin Roofing & Waterproofing, Farmers Branch, TX
2017: Narcisco Alarcon, superintendent, Antis Roofing and Waterproofing, Irvine, CA
2018: Alan Baird, foreman, Core Contractors Inc., Denver, CO
2019: Brandon Reese, foreman, Korellis Roofing, Hammond, IN
2020: Todd Dunlap, superintendent, warehouse foreman and equipment operator, Frost Roofing Inc., Wapakoneta, OH
There is no cost to attend the 2021 NRCA Virtual Awards Ceremony on March 5 and everyone is encouraged to watch. Visit the NRCA event page and add the event to your calendar to receive the Zoom link. To learn more about the Most Valuable Player (MVP) Awards, visit www.roofingalliance.net or contact Bennett Judson, the Roofing Alliance’s executive director, at email@example.com.
About the Roofing Alliance
The Roofing Alliance is committed to shaping the industry’s future by funding education, research, scholarships and philanthropic initiatives, all for the purpose of securing the industry’s future excellence. Composed of 174 members representing extraordinary leaders from the contracting, manufacturing, distribution and service provider communities, the Roofing Alliance has committed $13 million to enhance the performance and long-term viability of the industry and allocated more than $5.9 million to fund 51 research, education, technical and philanthropic programs and projects. Serving as the foundation of the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA), Roofing Alliance members are focused on giving back and supporting high-quality educational programs and ensuring timely and forward-thinking industry responses to major economic and technological issues. For more information about Roofing Alliance initiatives, visit www.roofingalliance.net.