b"THE OFFICIAL NFBA MAGAZINEA MESSAGEFROMM AT T G R E I N E R PRESIDENT, NFBA BOARD OF DIRECTORSS pring is coming on fast and there are some exciting things happening in the post-frame industry.PRESIDENT'S MESSAGENFBA is surging ahead and making a lot of progress. We had an excellent 2020 Expo in Des Moines with a record number of booth sales and attendees. I want to thank everyone for coming to the show and I hope you enjoyed your stay in my home state of Iowa. I know I enjoyed my time at Expo this year. I made it to most of the social events, meetings, and activities where I met many new people and reconnected with industry folks that I have not been in touch with for a while.I hope those of you who attended were able to get around to the many things Expo had to offer this year. Coach Dan Gables keynote was epic, and the Building of the Year winners were awesome asIf it has been a while or you have never participated usual. I also want to commend the companies thatin the Gail Miller Safety Award Program, I strongly earned recognition in the Gail Miller Safety Programurge you to participate next year. This will make a and the folks who were entered into the Hall of Fame. huge difference in your companys OSHA compliance In addition to our June and October meetings, eachand employee safety culture. NFBA Safety Manual year NFBA conducts an Executive Committee andTemplates are also still available for purchase if you are Board Meeting at the Expo. Members can expect toin need of a good head start on a company manual or see big outcomes from these meetings this year as ourjust need to refresh sections of your current manual.committees are taking massive steps in the developmentNFBA continues to work to grow its social media of a crew curriculum/education program and post- followingthroughqualitypostsandoutreach frame specific fall protection research and design.initiatives. Wed love to get our information out to As you can see, workforce and safety needs for ourmore end users so we can push more business back industry continue to be front and center in all we do. to our members. Please contribute by liking and IdohavejustafewthingsIwouldlikeyouallsharing NFBA posts on Facebook and Instagram!tokeepinmindasyoumovethroughthisyear. As always, your NFBA Staff is here to help. If you have If your company is not already a part of the NFBAany questions or need any additional information Accredited Builder Program, I urge you to consideron any of the subjects discussed above, you can look taking this step. For those who are accredited, lookfor details at www.nfba.org or call 800-557-6957.for this to become even more effective and beneficialItwasgreatseeingyouallatExpoandIhope toyouandyourcompanymovingforward.Neweveryonehasawesomespringbuildingseason!Accredited Builder hard hat stickers and equipment/vehicledecalsarenowavailableforpurchase.8 / FRAME BUILDER -APR2020"