Articles by tag: contractor

Why Community and Mentorships Are Vital to a Great Business

Why Community and Mentorships Are Vital to a Great Business

Hosts Tyler Kern and Greg Crumpton sit down with industry insider Blair Newsham, the President of HSA Mechanical Services, to talk about their experiences in HVAC, the importance of community, and teaching soft skills for long-term leadership. “The next generation is always on my mind,” said Crumpton. As an experienced vet of the hvac…

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Concrete Facts: Visit Gates & Sons at World of Concrete 2022 in the LVCC, Jan. 18-20!

Jim Huscroft, President of Gates & Sons, Inc., joined Host Tyler Kern to discuss the upcoming World of Concrete Show set for January 18th through January 20th in Las Vegas. Past shows have seen attendance of 80,000 with international attendees. Huscroft explained, “So to have it be our highlight of the year, like we said…

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Architecture & Design
Is the Shift Back to Contractors a Positive for Home Improvement Stores?

During the pandemic, with many home construction projects stalled or slowed, home improvement stores like Home Depot and Lowe’s took a new approach – customers looking for DIY projects to eat up that time spent at home. Now, with the world reopening and building material prices skyrocketing, these stores are shifting back to an approach…

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Building Management
Getting the Most Out of Handyman Services in Facilities Management

There’s a lot to be said for specialized vendors capable of getting your most specialized, niche equipment back up and running in no time flat – but there are also repairs and maintenance challenges facilities managers face that are much more straightforward. For these tasks, it can pay to find a valuable, professional and capable…

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IB Roof Systems™ Names 4 Star General Contracting, Inc. Contractor of the Year for Second Consecutive Year

IRVING, Texas, (February 24, 2021) – IB Roof Systems™, a leading provider of complete PVC roofing solutions for flat or low-sloped roofs, names 4 Star General Contracting, Inc., as its 2020 Contractor of the Year. Each year, this award is presented during IB Roof Systems’ Contractor Retreat to the customer that embodies the valued characteristics including…

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Business Services
How 1099 Workers Fit into a Platform Economy: Can FinTech Help Today’s Gig Worker?

“Gig economy” – it’s a buzzword that’s been in the mouths of many an analyst over the last several years, with the ways we work and pay employees shifting in response to an evolving landscape. To explore some intricacies of gig work, particularly as it relates to the 1099 payroll infrastructure, Voice of B2B…

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Colliers International and Fortis Warranty Enter into Roofing Partnership

Fortis Warranty, a leading provider of proprietary roof reconditioning and warranty/performance guarantees on existing commercial low slope roofs, has announced the formation of a new National Roofing Partnership with Colliers International. As the company’s primary roofing partner, Fortis will coordinate with Colliers’ National Contractor Vendors to provide meticulous roof reconditioning to prolong the lifespan of…

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Beth at Blink Charging Shares Eco-Friendly Habits for a Greener Future
June 13, 2024

In light of increasing environmental concerns and in celebration of World Environment Day, individuals are seeking more sustainable practices to reduce their impact on the planet. This trend is highlighted by Beth, the Marketing Manager at Blink Charging in her latest video, where she shares practical tips and personal experiences to inspire others to…

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EV charging stations
Blink Charging Showcases Innovative EV Charging Stations at ACT Expo 2024
June 13, 2024

Adam Wing, the Government Business Development Manager for the West at Blink Charging, recently recapped his experience at the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, held from May 20-23, 2024, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The annual event brought together fleet professionals from various sectors to showcase innovative solutions and advancements in fleet electrification….

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charging solutions
Blink Charging Enhances EV Charging Solutions at Grupo Fame’s BYD Dealership
June 13, 2024

In an exciting development for the electric vehicle (EV) industry, Blink Charging has partnered with Grupo Fame to enhance EV infrastructure at BYD dealerships in Hermosillo, Morelia, and Querétaro. This move is part of a broader trend toward expanding EV charging capabilities across the region, driven by increasing EV adoption and the need for…

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Blink Charging Showcases Innovative EV Charging Solutions at NAFA 2024
June 13, 2024

The Blink team joined thousands of professionals from across North America to explore the newest advancements in EVs and showcase their EV charging solutions at the North American Fleet Association’s (NAFA) 2024 conference, held from April 22-24 in San Antonio, Texas. The event was a hub of activity for fleet professionals across various sectors….

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Providing Eyes in the Sky for Roofing Contractors
February 18, 2020

When a customer calls and requests a quote on a construction project like repairing or replacing a roof, there’s no way to know anything about the site until arriving there. Nearmap changes that. At the International Roofing Expo, Amanda Marchetti, a Project Manager at Nearmap, explains how the technology is modernizing industries like roofing and…

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Utilizing a Point of Sale App for Residential Roofers
February 18, 2020

Some services have to be conducted on-site in residential homes. Roofing, for example, requires one, if not more, visits to private residences. Often, there are multiple visits to check the roof, offer an estimate, prepare for the work, complete the repair, install, or replacement, and more. All of those trips are costly, and problems…

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Technology in the Roofing Industry: Explore How RoofSnap Is Representing at the International Roofing Expo
February 18, 2020

Last week, stakeholders and professionals from the roofing industry gathered in Dallas at the 2020 International Roofing Expo. Marketscale was there to cover all things roofing, including hearing from Josh Strehle, Marketing Coordinator for RoofSnap. RoofSnap provides a robust software platform that allows roofing companies to measure, estimate, contract, and order from one central…

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International Roofing Expo Snapshot: A Conversation with Boostpoint on Digital Advertising
February 18, 2020

The International Roofing Expo is the industry’s biggest event, and Marketscale is bringing you snapshots from the show. We had a chance to chat with Sam Beiler, CEO and Co-Founder of Boostpoint, an easy to use application for creating and launching targeted social media ads. Sam, a veteran marketer in the roofing industry, founded…

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