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Duro-Last® Roofing, Inc. Hires Bill Carroll as VP of Manufacturing

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Duro-Last® Roofing, Inc. Hires Bill Carroll as VP of Manufacturing

Press release date: December 19, 2011

Saginaw, Michigan - December 19, 2011 - Duro-Last® Roofing, Inc., the world's largest manufacturer of prefabricated roofing systems, is pleased to announce the addition of Bill Carroll to its staff to support authorized Duro-Last contractors and provide the continued customer service that has made this company the leader in the roofing industry. Bill has joined the JRB family of companies as the Vice President of Manufacturing and is based in the Saginaw, Michigan office. He is responsible for overseeing the plant operations of all four Duro-Last locations as well as, Plastatech Engineering®, Ltd.; Oscoda Plastics®, Inc.; EXCEPTIONAL® Metals;, and TIP-TOP® Screw Manufacturing. Bill's responsibilities include oversight of production, quality, inventory, and safety, with the overall objectives of meeting customer delivery requirements and company sales and profitability goals. Bill has over 25 years in leadership positions in multi-plant manufacturing environments, most recently as Plant Manager for Gardner Denver Thomas, a manufacturer of industrial pumps for the medical and environmental industries. Bill is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh where he received both a Bachelor and Master's degree in Industrial Engineering. With corporate headquarters and a manufacturing facility in Saginaw, Michigan, and other locations in Grants Pass, Oregon; Jackson, Mississippi; and Sigourney, Iowa, Duro-Last Roofing, Inc. is the manufacturer of the "World's Best Roof"®. Since 1978, Duro-Last has produced a custom-fabricated, thermoplastic single-ply roofing system that is ideal for any flat or low-sloped commercial or industrial building. Energy-efficient and extremely durable, the Duro-Last roofing system is also leak-proof, virtually maintenance-free and resistant to chemicals, fire, punctures, and high winds. In addition to the Duro-Last roofing system, the company's brands include the Duro-Last Cool Zone®, Duro-Shield® metal retrofit, Duro-Last Designer Series roofing systems, and the Duro-Fleece(TM) system. For more information, contact Fred Sitter at 800-248-0280 or visit


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