NAHICA and IRE Partnership Represents a Significant Step Forward in Promoting Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Within the Roofing Industry
DALLAS, October 5, 2023 – The National Hispanic Contractors Association (NAHICA) is excited to announce its strategic partnership with the International Roofing Expo (IRE), owned by Informa Markets U.S. This collaboration aims to strengthen the presence and support for Hispanic contractors within the roofing industry by connecting them with valuable resources and opportunities at the renowned International Roofing Expo.
The National Hispanic Contractors Association is a leading organization dedicated to advancing the interests of Hispanic contractors across the United States. With a mission to provide advocacy, education, and networking opportunities, NAHICA has been instrumental in promoting diversity and inclusion within the construction and contracting sectors.
The International Roofing Expo, produced by Informa Markets U.S., is the preeminent roofing industry event, attracting thousands of professionals from around the world. It serves as a hub for the latest roofing technologies, products, and educational sessions, making it a crucial event for contractors and industry stakeholders alike.
This groundbreaking partnership between NAHICA and IRE represents a significant step forward in promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion within the roofing industry.
The collaboration will offer Hispanic contractors a unique platform to:
1. Access Industry-Leading Education: Hispanic contractors will have the opportunity to attend informative workshops, seminars, and educational sessions tailored to their specific needs and interests, ensuring they stay updated on the latest industry trends and best practices.
2. Network With Industry Experts: The partnership will facilitate networking opportunities with experienced roofing professionals, providing Hispanic contractors with valuable connections and mentorship possibilities.
3. Showcase Their Expertise: Hispanic contractors will have the chance to exhibit their services and products at the International Roofing Expo, allowing them to gain exposure and expand their business opportunities.
4. Access to Resources: NAHICA and IRE will provide access to resources, tools, and support to help Hispanic contractors thrive in the roofing industry, from business development assistance to legal and regulatory guidance.
In discussing this exciting partnership, Sergio Terreros, President of the National Hispanic Contractors Association, stated, “We are thrilled to partner with the International Roofing Expo to create more opportunities and a stronger sense of belonging for Hispanic contractors in the roofing industry. This collaboration is a testament to our commitment to diversity and inclusivity and will undoubtedly pave the way for a brighter future for our members.”
Rich Russo, Show Director of the International Roofing Expo, added, “We are proud to join forces with NAHICA to foster an inclusive environment within the roofing community. This partnership underscores our dedication to supporting contractors from all backgrounds, and we look forward to providing Hispanic contractors with a platform to thrive.”
The National Hispanic Contractors Association and the International Roofing Expo invite all contractors, industry professionals, and stakeholders to join them in this exciting endeavor. The partnership is set to commence with the upcoming International Roofing Expo 2024 edition, scheduled for Feb. 6-8, 2024, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
About the National Hispanic Contractors Association (NAHICA):
The National Hispanic Contractors Association (NHCA) is a leading organization dedicated to advancing the interests of Hispanic contractors in the construction industry. NAHICA provides advocacy, education, networking opportunities, and resources to empower Hispanic contractors and promote diversity within the construction sector.
About the International Roofing Expo (IRE):
The International Roofing Expo (IRE), owned by Informa Markets U.S., is the premier event for roofing professionals worldwide. It offers a comprehensive showcase of roofing products, technologies, and educational opportunities to support industry growth and innovation.