BURNSVILLE, MN & MALVERN, PA -- LBM Journal and Principia are pleased to announce LBM Distribution Conference 2015 to be held at the Grand Hyatt in Atlanta, GA, September 16-17, 2015. Visit www.LBMConference.com for more information.
Housing market statistics show increases in new starts and remodeling expenditures, with robust growth forecast into the next two years. In fact, NAHB is forecasting 802,000 single-family starts in 2015, a 26% jump from 2014. Clearly, the opportunity is there for companies who have the right playbook, a talented team roster, and an ability to consistently convert in the red zone.
The theme for the event is Build a Winning Game Plan and what's needed to increase revenue, improve productivity and enhance margin. Lee Roy Jordan, the college and pro football great and owner of Lee Roy Jordan Lumber Company, will kick off the event and share his views on success both on and off the football field. An evening reception will be held at the brand new College Football Hall of Fame, which relocated to Atlanta in August 2014.
LBM Distribution 2015 will bring together owners and business management from the lumber and building materials industry, with thought leaders from inside the industry to discuss the latest developments as well as proven strategies to increase top and bottom line performance. This conference was created specifically for those companies who want to take full advantage of these evolving opportunities to win in the market, set a game plan for profitable growth or help their company score big in LBM distribution.
John Wagner, conference chair, comments, "LBM Journal and Principia are very excited to host our second annual conference on LBM distribution and bring a unique perspective on the key opportunities and challenges for the industry. Our first conference was well received and the format has proven to be a valuable way for attendees to learn and network with peers from the industry. This event will offer those looking to grow their business with an opportunity to collaborate, build and strengthen supplier-customer relationships."
With more than 20 presenters over two days, LBM Distribution 2015 promises to deliver a wealth of real-world strategies and tactics to enable companies to grow their business. The high-energy format features a mix of formal presentations and panel discussions on topics focused on increasing revenue, improving productivity and enhancing margins. Speakers and panelists will deliver insights using perspectives learned from successfully serving the industry, so participants can use best practices from a wide range of sources to outperform the market in the LBM channel.