FRSA's 95th Annual Convention
and the Florida Roofing & Sheet Metal Expo 

  June 22-24, 2017

Hyatt Regency Orlando & Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL 



FRSA's convention consists of three full days of education, networking, family fun, sports, and friends along with two days of FRSA's highly recognized trade show, the Florida Roofing & Sheet Metal Expo.

Events will take place at the Hyatt Regency Orlando and the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando.


Quick Links:

2017 Convention Brochure   

2017 Expo Floor Plan   

2017 Seminar Schedule

OCCC Driving Directions   

OCCC Map   

Hyatt Regency Orlando Map

View Events from the 2016 Convention & Expo


Hotel Information

Hyatt Regency Orlando (FRSA Host Hotel)

The Hyatt Regency Orlando is SOLD OUT on Thursday, June 22nd.  A limited number of rooms may still be available on other nights by visiting this link and using orlando2017 as the access code.  The Hyatt encourages you to continue checking back (407-284-1234) as existing reservations may cancel. 

Need to cancel a room?

If you currently have a reservation at the Hyatt and need to cancel, please do not contact the Hyatt directly.  To ensure the rooms can stay within our room block and go to FRSA attendees and exhibitors, please email Kelsey O’Hearne at or call 800-767-3772 ext. 100.  Kelsey will handle the cancellation for you and send you confirmation.

Additional hotel options

FRSA has arranged special rates at the below Orlando properties. 

  • DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld
    • Rate - $129 per night plus tax (No resort fee)
    • 10100 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32821
    • To book by phone, please call 1-800-HILTONS and reference the FRSA room block or group code FRS
    • To book online, click here
  • Wyndham Orlando Resort I-Drive
    • Rate - $149 per night plus taxes and resort fees
    • 8001 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819
    • To book by phone, please call 407-351-2420 and reference the FRSA room block
    • To book online, click here


Please note, the additional hotels listed above are within 1 mile of the Orange County Convention Center, but transportation will not be provided.  Taxis will be available and each property has an I-Drive Trolley stop that will take you to the OCCC and Hyatt Regency Orlando for a small fee. 


Contact Kelsey at or 800-767-3772 ext. 100. 


Convention and Expo Events


National Women In Roofing Networking & Mentoring Reception - Sponsored by Trent Cotney Construction Law Group
Thursday, June 22 - 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Since networking and mentoring are two of the pillars upon which NWIR is based, this won't be any ordinary reception.  Spend some time getting to know others in the industry and receive mentoring advice from those who are experienced in and new to the roofing industry.

FRSA’s Welcome Reception - sponsored by CertainTeed Corp, FRSA Self Insurers Fund, FRSA Young Professionals, TAMKO Building Products, Versico Roofing Systems, and Willoughby Supply
Thursday, June 22 - 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us as we officially kick-off the 95th Annual Convention at FRSA’s Welcome Reception! This FREE event is open to all and will feature delicious food stations, an open bar, and entertainment. Don’t miss this perfect opportunity to network with other industry professionals.

FRSA Business Luncheon
- sponsored by Millennium Metals Inc
Friday, June 23 - 11:15 am – 12:30 pm
Elections for the new FRSA Officers, Directors and Life and Honorary Memberships will be held, several awards will be presented, and the FRSA Educational Foundation will award scholarships to uniquely qualified students.

Friday, June 23 – 11:30 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday, June 24 – 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
FRSA proudly hosts the largest regional roofing show in the country. Over 200 exhibiting companies filling more than 350 booths make this show a vital part of the success of any roofing or sheet metal contractor. The Expo is located in West Hall C of the Orange County Convention Center and features daily cash prizes, a Silent Auction, and special events in the Lounge. As always, the Expo is FREE for all roofing professionals. Don’t miss this opportunity to see what’s new in the industry!

Silent Auction
Friday, June 23 – 11:30 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday, June 24 – 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Visit the Silent Auction area located in West Hall C on the Expo floor. All attendees are welcome to view and bid on great getaway vacations, sporting event tickets, special baskets and, of course, roofing products. All proceeds benefit the FRSA Educational and Research Foundation.

FRSA Young Professionals Networking
- sponsored by SEMCO          
Friday, June 22 - 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
This is the place to be for roofing professionals ages 18-39! Gather with the FRSA Young Professionals in the Lounge area on the Expo floor for networking, a chance to learn more about the Young Professionals Council, and a fun giveaway.

FRSA Beer Bust
- sponsored by GAF
Friday, June 23 – 2:00 pm
Who’s thirsty? Meet the FRSA Executive Committee as they serve beer to attendees in the Lounge area on the Expo floor.

FRSA Affiliate Competition
- sponsored by FRSA Self Insurers Fund                
Friday, June 23 - 11:30 am – 5:00 pm     
Time to see who’s best at “Building for the Future.” As you walk around the Expo floor, check out the amazing canned good displays built by FRSA Affiliates. A friendly competition for a good cause, as all food will be donated to a local food bank to help those in need.

S.T.A.R. “Spotlight Trophy for the Advancement of Roofing” Awards and FRSA Officer Installation Dinner
- sponsored by Gulfeagle Supply      
Friday, June 23 - 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm 
Join us as we celebrate the best of the best in the roofing industry from 2016. Contractor companies and their partners will be recognized for unique projects completed in the state of Florida in six different categories, while one outstanding project is selected to receive the “Shining Star” Award and recognition as the best roofing project in Florida. The 2017-2018 FRSA Officers will be installed and FRSA’s highest honor, the Campanella Award, will be bestowed upon one deserving recipient.

S.T.A.R. Awards After-Party    
Friday, June 23 - 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
The fun doesn’t end when the last award is given out! Join us for a lively after-party complete with a DJ, dancing, and drinks!

Goodbye to Saturday Party - sponsored by Maxim Skylights and RK Hydro-Vac Inc
Saturday, June 24 – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
2017 marks the last time that the FRSA Expo will be open on Saturday, as we transition to a Thursday/Friday show beginning in 2018. Let’s send Saturday out with a bang! Attendees will gather during Saturday show hours in the Lounge area of the show floor for Mimosas, Bloody Mary’s, and light breakfast snacks. 


Fishing Tournament - sponsored by Hydro-Stop / Walker Rep Group                           
Thursday, June 22 - 6:30 am – 2:00 pm
Sunrise Marina, Port Canaveral – $150 for registrations received by May 22 / $250 for registrations received after May 22 
Head to Florida’s beautiful East Coast for a day of fishing on the open seas. Boats carrying groups of six will set out in search of the biggest king mackerels, cobias, tarpons, and even sharks! Check-in begins at 6 am with the tournament running from 6:30 am – 12:00 pm. Then tournament winners will be announced as the group enjoys a waterfront lunch. Registration fee includes boat, tackle, rods, reels, beverages, lunch, and prizes. Individual registrants will be paired and space is limited.

Golf Tournament
- sponsored by Furman Insurance & Bonds and Sunniland Roofing Supply Co   
Thursday, June 22 - 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Shingle Creek Golf Club - $125 for registrations received by May 22 / $175 for registrations received after May 22 
The host of FRSA’s 2017 Golf Tournament, Shingle Creek Golf Club, features a newly redesigned 18-hole championship golf course executed by the esteemed Arnold Palmer Design Company. Registration for the tournament includes green fees, cart, range balls, refreshments, continental breakfast, prizes, and lunch. Check-in begins at 7 am, with the tournament beginning at 8 am. Teams are 4-person scramble format and individual registrants will be paired. Get your registrations in early! Registrations will be limited to 112 players on a first-come, first-served basis.

Clay Shooting Tournament
- sponsored by SEMCO                                                         
Thursday, June 22 - 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tenoroc Shooting Range, Lakeland - $100 for registrations received by May 22 / $150 for registrations received after May 22 
Often called “golf with a shotgun,” our Clay Shooting Tournament is the place to test your accuracy and consistency. The tournament will be comprised of several stations at a variety of shooting levels designed to have everyone from beginners to experts hitting the target. Range fees, ammunition, refreshments, lunch, and prizes are included in the ticket cost. Participants may bring their own guns or share rental guns at the facility. Transportation to/from Tenoroc Shooting Range is not provided. Registrations will be limited to 50 participants, so sign up early!

– sponsored by FRSA Self Insurers Fund

Jewelry Making Workshop
Friday, June 23 - 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Join the Ladies of FRSA as they learn basic jewelry making techniques and create their own wearable art. A local vendor will guide the group as they select materials and design their own necklaces, bracelets, and earrings. All jewelry supplies and a continental breakfast are included in the ticket price.

Intro to Aromatherapy

Saturday, June 24 - 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Curious about the uses of essential oils and how they can benefit you in your daily life? Join the Ladies of FRSA as they learn the mental, emotional, and physical benefits of common essential oils and how to safely blend and use them for self-care. Participants will be able to make and take home a uniquely blended body scrub for personal use. Ticket price includes body scrub materials, continental breakfast, and gifts.

– sponsored by Certified Roofing Specialists Inc

Colorful Canvas Painting Party           
Thursday, June 22 - 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
After gathering at the Kids’ Program room, we’ll officially kick-off the 2017 Kids’ Program with dinner at the very popular B-Line Diner. Then it’s time to get creative as the kids paint canvas masterpieces. Ticket price includes dinner, canvas, paints, and all art supplies.

Fun at Fun Spot

Friday, June 23 - 6:30 am – 5:30 pm
The kids won’t want to miss an exciting day at Fun Spot, Central Florida’s hometown theme park, where they’ll find rollercoasters, go-karts, an arcade, and rides for kids of all ages. The day will start with plenty of games and crafts in the Kids’ Program Room at the Hyatt Regency Orlando. Ticket price includes entrance into Fun Spot, transportation, lunch, and snacks. 

Crazy Chemistry Lab Party

Friday, June 23 - 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
It’s all about the reactions! Mad Science leads this party that explores different chemical reactions as kids see Eggbert get sucked into a bottle, watch a cool chemical rainbow form, check out an exploding volcano, and more! The group will discover the power of centrifugal force while making their own spin art and dive into the ooey-gooey side of science while making slime! Ticket price includes dinner, show, and hands-on demonstrations.

Water Olympics Pool Party

Saturday, June 24 - 6:30 am – 12:30 pm
Cool off poolside at our Water Olympics Pool Party! Kids get a chance to participate as individuals and in team events in wacky water activities. Ticket price includes lunch and prizes.


Click Here for a list of 2017 Seminars

Join us for a newly added FREE Seminar on Friday, June 23 / 9:20 am – 11:10 am

TPO Roofing Systems – Helene Hardy Pierce
(G) Thermoplastic Polyolefin (TPO) roofing membranes now represent the most commonly installed single ply roofing membrane and manufacturers have invested significantly, not only in their development but in advancing the materials available to roofing contractors. This course will review the development and maturity of TPO membranes available in the roofing market, as well as what property owners are looking for from roofing systems in 2017. In addition, this course will delve into heat welding of thermoplastic membranes and what critical elements cannot be overlooked in the field. 

**Space for this exciting new seminar is on a first come, first served basis. No need to register ahead of time!

Special Thanks to our 2017 Convention & Expo Sponsors! 

Our generous sponsors help FRSA underwrite the cost of Convention and Expo events. Please keep them in mind when you place your next order.    

Platinum Sponsor:






Special Event Sponsor:






S.T.A.R. Awards Co-Sponsor:







Diamond Sponsor: 




Gold Sponsors:















Ruby Sponsor: 




Sapphire Sponsor
Dan's Custom Sheet Metal -  
Gulfeagle Supply - 

Silver Sponsor
Allied Building Products -
Atlas Roofing Corp -    
Boral Roofing -  
CertainTeed Corp - 
GAF -  
Gulf Coast Supply & Mfg -
JW Edens & Company Insurance & Bonds -   
Millennium Metals Inc - 
Senco -
Sika Sarnafil -  
Southern Roofing Co Inc - 
Suncoast Roofers Supply -
Sunniland Roofing Supply Co -

Bronze Sponsor
A.C.T. Metal Deck Supply -
D.I. Roof Seamers - 
Direct Metals Inc - 
Duro-Last Roofing Inc -  
ICP Adhesives and Sealants - 
Kennedy Skylights - 
Mark Kaufman Roofing Contractor -  
Mid-States Asphalt - 
Petersen Aluminum Corp - 
Roof-A-Cide -
Tarco -    
Titanium / RhinoRoof -
Valero Marketing & Supply -    

Affiliate Sponsor
Northeast Florida Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association (NEFRSA) - 
Roofing Contractors Association of South Florida (RCASF) -  
Sarasota-Manatee Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association (SMRSMCA) - 
Southwest Florida Roofing Contractors Association (SWFRCA) -
Tri-County Roofing Contractors Association (TCRCA) 
West Coast Roofing Contractors Association (WCRCA) - 


Affiliate Competition Sponsor
FRSA Self Insurers Fund -

Badge Sponsor
Quality Roof Seamers -

Bloody Mary Bar Sponsor
RK Hydro-Vac Inc - 

Business Lunch Sponsor
Millennium Metals Inc - 

Clay Shooting Tournament Sponsor

Coffee Break Sponsor
FRSA Self Insurers Fund - 

Convention Brochure Sponsor
Gulfeagle Supply -

Convention Program Wraps
Suncoast Roofers Supply -

Coolie Cups Sponsor
Dan's Custom Sheet Metal -

Expo Floor Graphic Sponsors
1st Coast Metal Roofing Supply -
Dan's Custom Sheet Metal -
JW Edens & Company Insurance & Bonds -
Nearmap -   
Roof-A-Cide - 
Trent Cotney PA - 

Fishing Tournament Sponsor
Hydro-Stop / Walker Rep Group -  

Friday Beer Bust Sponsor
GAF -          

FRSA Square Challenge Advertiser
Verea Clay Tile -   

FRSA Square Challenge Participants
ABC Supply Co Inc -    
Allied Building Products -    
Alpha ProTech -    
Architectural Metal Flashings
Associates Insurance -   
Atlantic Coated Papers -   
Atlas Roofing Corp - 
Bonded Lightning Protection -    
C3LS Inc -   
CertainTeed Corp - 
Dan's Custom Sheet Metal -    
Epilay Inc -   
The Estimating Edge -   
Extreme Metal Fabricators -   
FRSA -   
Gulf Coast Supply & Mfg -   
Gulfeagle Supply -   
Patriot Jr / Amped Equipment -   
Petersen Aluminum Corp - 
Polyglass USA Inc -
Quality Roof Seamers -    
Roof Assessment Specialists Inc -    
Roof-A-Cide -
Senco -   
Tile Roofing Institute - 

Golf Bags Sponsor

Suncoast Roofers Supply - 

Golf Ball Sponsor
TAMKO Building Products - 

Golf Beverage Sponsor
Millennium Metals Inc - 

Golf Competition Holes - Closest to Pin
Suncoast Roofers Supply -

Golf Competition Holes - Hole-in-One Contest
Suncoast Roofers Supply -         

Golf Competition Holes - Longest Drive
IB Roof Systems -   

Golf Competition Holes - Putting Contest
Suncoast Roofers Supply -

Golf Hole Sponsors
CertainTeed Corp -
Millennium Metals Inc - 
Suncoast Roofers Supply - 

Golf Prize Sponsor
Ken & Loretta Hartley

Golf Tournament Co-Sponsors
Furman Insurance & Bonds - 
Sunniland Roofing Supply Co -     

Highlighter Sponsor
FRSA Self Insurers Fund -

Kids' Program Sponsor
Certified Roofing Specialists -   

Ladies' Gift Sponsor
Len's Roofing - 

Ladies' Program Sponsor
FRSA Self Insurers Fund -

Lanyard Sponsor
ABC Supply Co Inc - 

Mimosa Bar Sponsor
Maxim Skylights - 

Mobile Event App Sponsor
SEMCO -    

Notebook Sponsor
FRSA Self Insurers Fund -  

Online Registration Sponsors
Allied Building Products -
Tri-Built Materials Group LLC - 

Photography Sponsor
FRSA Self Insurers Fund -

Recycling Container Sponsor
Owens Corning -  

Registration Pen Sponsor
Allied Building Products - 

Special Event Sponsor
FRSA Self Insureres Fund - 

Sports Hat Sponsor
IB Roof Systems -   

Sports Towel Sponsor
Gulfeagle Supply -

S.T.A.R. Awards Sponsor
Gulfeagle Supply - 

S.T.A.R. Awards Table Sponsors
CertainTeed Corp - 
GAF - 
Henry Co -     
Manson Roofing Inc -   
McEnany Roofing Inc -   
Petersen Aluminum Corp -  
Polyglass USA Inc - - 
Sika Sarnafil Inc - 
SPEC Building Materials - 
Springer-Petersen Roofing & S/M Inc -   
Tom Tanenbaum Inc - 
Venture Construction Group of FL - 

Welcome Reception Sponsor
CertainTeed Corp - 
FRSA Self Insurers Fund -                   
FRSA Young Professionals
Versico Roofing Systems -   
Willoughby Supply -    

Young Professional Coolie Cups
Gulf Coast Supply & Mfg - 

Young Professionals Giveaway

Young Professionals Photo Booth
Polyglass USA Inc -

Young Professionals Shirts
Atlas Roofing - 


Special Thanks to our 2017 Media Partners




















Interested in sponsoring an event at the 2017 Convention & Expo? Contact Cheryl Sulock at 800-767-3772 ext. 177 or

Time permitting, all sponsors will receive the following recognition:

  • Company name and website hyperlinked on FRSA's website
  • Company name in the official Convention Program
  • Recognition in Florida Roofing Magazine
  • Recognition as a sponsor in the event mobile app
  • Sponsor sign at the Expo
  • Ribbon in booth (if exhibitor) and sponsor ribbon on badges
  • Company name on door tag hangers placed on every room in FRSA block at the Hyatt Regency Orlando
  • Points for 2018 Expo booth selection
  • Platinum, Diamond, Gold, Ruby, Emerald, Sapphire, Silver and Bronze sponsors receive additional recognition


Florida Roofing & Sheet Metal Expo

Florida Roofing & Sheet Metal Expo

June 22-24, 2017

Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL

West Hall C