Convention

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.

View Events from the 2016 Convention & Expo

 

Convention and Expo Events

FRSA’s Welcome Reception - sponsored by CertainTeed Corp, FRSA Self Insurers Fund, FRSA Young Professionals, and Versico Roofing Systems
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 and Directors will be held, Life and Honorary Memberships and several awards will be presented, and the FRSA Educational Foundation will award scholarships to uniquely qualified students.


FLORIDA ROOFING & SHEET METAL EXPO
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 and 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. 



SPORTS TOURNAMENTS

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 Corp       
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!



LADIES OF FRSA PROGRAM
– 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.


KIDS’ PROGRAM
– 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.


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
APOC - www.apoc.com 
Dan's Custom Sheet Metal - www.dcsm.net  
Gulfeagle Supply - www.gulfeaglesupply.com 

Silver Sponsor
Allied Building Products - www.alliedbuilding.com
Atlas Roofing Corp - www.atlasroofing.com    
Boral Roofing - www.boralna.com  
CertainTeed Corp - www.certainteed.com 
GAF - www.gaf.com  
Gulf Coast Supply & Mfg - www.gulfcoastsupply.com
JW Edens & Company Insurance & Bonds - www.jwedensinsuranceindialantic.com   
Millennium Metals Inc - www.mmi2000.net 
Senco - www.senco.com
Sika Sarnafil - www.usa.sarnafil.sika.com  
Southern Roofing Co Inc - www.southernroofingcompany.com 
Suncoast Roofers Supply - www.suncoastrooferssupply.com
Sunniland Corp - www.sunnilandcorp.com

Bronze Sponsor
A.C.T. Metal Deck Supply - www.metaldecksupply.com
BITEC Inc - www.bi-tec.com
CFRSA - www.cfrsa.com
D.I. Roof Seamers - www.diroofseamers.com 
Direct Metals Inc - www.directmetalsinc.com 
Duro-Last Roofing Inc - www.duro-last.com  
ICP Adhesives and Sealants - www.icpadhesives.com 
Kennedy Skylights - www.kennedyskylights.com 
Mark Kaufman Roofing Contractor - www.markkaufmanroofing.com  
Mid-States Asphalt - www.msaroof.com 
Petersen Aluminum Corp - www.pac-clad.com 
Roof-A-Cide - www.roof-a-cide.com
Tarco - www.tarcoroofing.com    
Titanium / RhinoRoof - www.interwrap.com
Valero Marketing & Supply - www.valero.com    

Affiliate Sponsor
Northeast Florida Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association (NEFRSA) - www.nefrsa.com 
Roofing Contractors Association of South Florida (RCASF) - www.rcasf.org  
Sarasota-Manatee Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association (SMRSMCA) - www.smrsmca.com 
Southwest Florida Roofing Contractors Association (SWFRCA) - www.swfrca.com
Tri-County Roofing Contractors Association (TCRCA) 
West Coast Roofing Contractors Association (WCRCA) - www.wcrcafl.org 

 

Affiliate Competition Sponsor
FRSA Self Insurers Fund - www.frsasif.com

Badge Sponsor
Quality Roof Seamers - www.qualityroofseamers.com

Bloody Mary Bar Sponsor
RK Hydro-Vac Inc - www.rkhydrovac.com t

Business Lunch Sponsor
Millennium Metals Inc - www.mmi2000.net 

Clay Shooting Tournament Sponsor
SEMCO - www.semetals.com 

Coffee Break Sponsor
FRSA Self Insurers Fund - www.frsasif.com 

Convention Brochure Sponsor
Gulfeagle Supply - www.gulfeaglesupply.com

Convention Program Wraps
Suncoast Roofers Supply - www.suncoastrooferssupply.com

Coolie Cups Sponsor
Dan's Custom Sheet Metal - www.dcsm.net

Expo Floor Graphic Sponsors
1st Coast Metal Roofing Supply - www.1stcoastmrs.com
Dan's Custom Sheet Metal - www.dcsm.net
JW Edens & Company Insurance & Bonds - www.jwedensinsuranceindialantic.com
Roof-A-Cide - www.roof-a-cide.com 
Trent Cotney PA - www.trentcotney.com 

Fishing Tournament Sponsor
Hydro-Stop / Walker Rep Group - www.walkerrepgroup.com  

Friday Beer Bust Sponsor
GAF - www.gaf.com 

FRSA Square Challenge Participants
ABC Supply Co Inc - www.abcsupply.com 
Architectural Metal Flashings
Atlas Roofing Corp - www.atlasroofing.com 
Bonded Lightning Protection - www.bondedlightning.com 
CertainTeed Corp - www.certainteed.com 
Dan's Custom Sheet Metal - www.dcsm.net 
Gulf Coast Supply & Mfg - www.gulfcoastsupply.com 
Petersen Aluminum Corp - www.pac-clad.com 
Polyglass USA Inc - www.polyglass.com
Quality Roof Seamers - www.qualityroofseamers.com 
Roof-A-Cide - www.roof-a-cide.com
Senco - www.senco.com
Tile Roofing Institute - www.tileroofing.org 

Golf Bags Sponsor

Suncoast Roofers Supply - www.suncoastrooferssupply.com 

Golf Ball Sponsor
TAMKO Building Products - www.tamko.com 

Golf Beverage Sponsor
Millennium Metals Inc - www.mmi2000.net 

Golf Competition Holes - Closest to Pin
Suncoast Roofers Supply - www.suncoastrooferssupply.com

Golf Competition Holes - Hole-in-One Contest
Suncoast Roofers Supply - www.suncoastrooferssupply.com

Golf Competition Holes - Putting Contest
Suncoast Roofers Supply - www.suncoastrooferssupply.com

Golf Hole Sponsors
BITEC Inc - www.bi-tec.com
CertainTeed Corp - www.certainteed.com
Millennium Metals Inc - www.mmi2000.net 
Suncoast Roofers Supply - www.suncoastrooferssupply.com 

Golf Prize Sponsor
Ken & Loretta Hartley

Golf Tournament Co-Sponsors
Furman Insurance & Bonds - www.furmaninsurance.com 
Sunniland Corp - www.sunnilandcorp.com     

Highlighter Sponsor
FRSA Self Insurers Fund - www.frsasif.com

Kids' Program Sponsor
Certified Roofing Specialists - www.certifiedroofingspecialists.com   

Ladies' Gift Sponsor
Len's Roofing - www.lensroofing.com 

Ladies' Program Sponsor
FRSA Self Insurers Fund - www.frsasif.com

Lanyard Sponsor
ABC Supply Co Inc - www.abcsupply.com 

Mimosa Bar Sponsor
Maxim Skylights - www.maximskylights.com 

Mobile Event App Sponsor
SEMCO - www.semetals.com    

Notebook Sponsor
FRSA Self Insurers Fund - www.frsasif.com  

Online Registration Sponsors
Allied Building Products - www.alliedbuilding.com
Tri-Built Materials Group LLC - www.alliedbuilding.com 

Photography Sponsor
FRSA Self Insurers Fund - www.frsasif.com

Recycling Container Sponsor
Owens Corning - www.owenscorning.com  

Registration Pen Sponsor
Allied Building Products - www.alliedbuilding.com 

Special Event Sponsor
FRSA Self Insureres Fund - www.frsasif.com 

Sports Towel Sponsor
Gulfeagle Supply - www.gulfeaglesupply.com

S.T.A.R. Awards Sponsor
Gulfeagle Supply - www.gulfeagle.com 

Welcome Reception Sponsor
CertainTeed Corp - www.certainteed.com 
FRSA Self Insurers Fund - www.frsasif.com                   
FRSA Young Professionals
Versico Roofing Systems

Young Professionals Giveaway
SEMCO - www.semetals.com 

Young Professionals Photo Booth
Polyglass USA Inc - www.polyglass.com

Young Professionals Shirts
Atlas Roofing - www.atlasroofing.com 

 

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 cheryl@floridaroof.com

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