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ARMA Announces November 21 Webinar on Roofing Labor Shortage
Presentation to include first look at member survey data

Washington D.C. – The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA) will host a free webinar, Challenges and Solutions on the Current Labor Shortage in Roofing, on November 21 at 2:00 pm EST. This webinar, in conjunction with Roofing Contractor, will feature a panel of speakers representing roofing contractors, manufacturers, and the overall industry.

  • Reed Hitchcock, Executive Vice President, ARMA
  • Greg Malarkey, Senior Vice President/COO, Malarkey Roofing Products
  • Gary Harvey, General Manager, Wedge Roofing

“ARMA is all too aware that the labor shortage impacts both our manufacturer members and the roofing contractors they work with,” said Reed Hitchcock, “and we look forward to bringing together all sides of our industry for a dialogue on ways to combat this challenge.”

In addition to exploring the internal and external causes of the labor shortage and discussing actionable approaches for combating the issue, webinar attendees will also be the first to hear the results from ARMA’s recent member survey regarding the labor shortage.

To learn more and to register, visit Individuals who cannot attend the live webinar are encouraged to still register in order to view the on-demand recording afterward.


About ARMA

The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA) is the North American trade association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of bituminous-based residential and commercial fiberglass roofing products, roll roofing, built-up (BUR) roofing systems and modified bitumen roofing systems. For more information, please visit