NERCA Convention Day 2 Update

Welcome to Day 2 of the 2017 North/East Roofing Contractors Association Annual Convention! Remember if you are posting to social media, use the hashtag #NERCA2017  !

Here is a schedule of today’s activities.

Remember there is $100 chip raffle for everyone who attends our seminars!

  • 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM Exhibit Hall – Credential Pickup

o If you are at the Convention and haven’t already picked up your credentials you can do so this morning.

  • 8:30 AM – 10:30 PM Seminar – Crane Safety, Crane Certification, State Crane License Requirements, Crane Regulations, and the Anatomy of a Crane Accident with Jay Sturm of Sturm Corp.

o Mr. Sturm will review the state license requirements in all NERCA states, discuss compliance issues, review the operator’s responsibilities, the company’s responsibilities and certification requirements. The presentation on crane accidents is highly recommended for all owners of any type of crane.

  • 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM Exhibit Hall – Convention Floor Opening!

o The Convention floor opens at 1:00 PM each day. If you aren’t attending the seminars, make your way down to be the first to see our vendor booths.

  • 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Luncheon – NERCA’s Annual Business Meeting & Luncheon with guest speaker Adam Greenberg sponsored by ABC Supply Company

o Join us for lunch as we present the Clarence J. Carr Roofing Industry Annual Award to NERCA’s Outstanding Member of 2016 and the 20th Annual Thomas S. Gunning Membership Recruitment Award.

o We will feature a short greeting from Reid Ribble the CEO of NRCA and Dennis Conway the NRCA President.

o Finally, our keynote speaker Adam Greenberg will discuss his life experiences overcoming a 94 mph first-pitch fastball to the back of the head which set back his major league career.

o This is a TICKETED EVENT – Tickets are $45.00 per person

  • 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM Exhibit Hall Floor – North East Roofing Educational Foundation’s Silent Auction

o All day long the silent auction will feature some amazing prizes to benefit NERCA’s scholarship fund NEREF. Please stop by as you tour the convention floor and bid on some of our items.

  • 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM The Pool at Harrah’s Resort – Roofing Industry Night sponsored by Beacon Sales Co., Quality Roofing Supply Co., and Carlisle Syntec Systems

o Join us at the Pool at Harrah’s. When you walk into the outdoor oasis, you’ll feel like you’ve entered a tropical hideaway, after dark it is home to the hottest club scene in Atlantic City! Enjoy some cocktails and listen to music, or sit and chat with some old friends. There will be plenty of food and refreshments for your pleasure. Roofing Industry Night is a wonderful time for all!

o This is a TICKETED EVENT – Tickets are $75.00 per person.