Legendary Football Coach, Steve Spurrier is Keynote Speaker at the Kick-Off Breakfast on Thursday, August 23.

CLICK HERE to access the registration for a table for 10 for the breakfast, a savings of $140. Select your table, complete the registration form and email

Don’t Miss These Important Events for
FBMA’s Convention and Gulf Atlantic
Building Products Expo!

Kick-Off Breakfast - The Kick-off Breakfast will be held on Thursday, August 23 beginning at 7:30 a.m. Our Keynote Speaker is Famed Legendary Football Coach, Steve Spurrier. Individual tickets for the breakfast are $69. For a limited time, you may purchase a table of 10 for only $550. That is a savings of $140! Click here to pick your table location today. Send completed form to

Tom Stead Memorial Golf Tournament - The Tom Stead Memorial Golf Tournament will return to Orange County National Golf Center and Lodge in Orlando on Wednesday, August 22. We are expecting around 240 golfers so you will want to sign up early!

Hall of Fame Luncheon - Join us for a delicious lunch as we recognize new honorees, Kirby Manning, Manning Building Supplies and Dionel Cotanda, Robbins Manufacturing and recognize past honorees.

Executive Industry Panel Discussion - Don Magruder, CEO, Ro-Mac Lumber and Supply has once again assembled a star-studded panel of industry leaders. This yearly event has become equal in popularity to our Kick-Off Breakfast. “Standing Room Only” is the best way to describe the attendance of this popular event. Our panelists consist of Mark Callender, VP/COO Great Southern Wood; Russ Hallenbeck, CEO Tibbetts Lumber; Mitch Lewis, President/CEO BlueLinx; Tony Misura, President Misura Group and Jacqueline Schaffer Shaw, VP/General Counsel Schaffer Assoc. This panel will discuss the past as well as future demands of the market as they relate to growth and then explore ideas on how to create employees of the future.  Click here for more details.

Sales Expertise Breakfast - Our Sales Expertise Breakfast has totally been revamped. This event begins at 8:30 a.m. with a Bloody Mary Breakfast. At 9:00 a.m. learn first-hand from the experts, both dealers and associates, why they are at the top of their craft. This innovation sales and marketing forum, moderated by Dan Driggers (retired, Huttig Building Products) is comprised of Lance Hill, Sales Manager, Manning Building Supplies; Al Bavry, CEO, Kimal Lumber Company; Lewis Duke, General Manager, Ro-Mac Lumber & Supply Inc, in Lady Lake; Ed Baker, Florida General Manager for Weyerhaeuser and Millicent Davis, Sales for Huttig Building Products.

Click on this links below to access the Convention Brochure and to access the interactive registration form.

Questions? Contact Betty Askew at or phone at (352) 383-0366. 

Thank You To All Our Sponsors!

The Main Event: FBMA 2018 Convention and Trade Show at Rosen Shingle Creek Resort and Convention Center August 22-24

Tuesday, August 21     
8:00 a.m. Decorator Setup

Wednesday, August 22   
7:00 a.m. Golf Registration (Orange County National Golf Course)
8:00 a.m. Golf Tournament Begins

Exhibitor Setup
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Trailers are loaded in (PME to schedule)
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Registration Desk Open
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Kick-Off Reception

Thursday, August 23
7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Registration Desk Open

Exhibitor Setup continues
7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Kick-off Breakfast with Keynote Speaker (Steve Spurrier)
9:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Executive Industry Panel Discussion (Hiring, Training and Retaining Employees of the Future) Click here for more details.
11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Hall of Fame Luncheon (Honoring Kirby Manning, Manning Building Supplies and Dionel Cotanda, Robbins Manufacturing)
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Hospitality Row (By invitation only)

Friday, August 24
7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Registration Desk Open
8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Bloody Mary Gathering
9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Innovation Sales and Marketing Forum
10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open

Questions? Contact Betty Askew at or phone at (352) 383-0366. 

FBMA Welcomes New Members!

DAP Products, Inc.
Scott Seman, Regional Manager - DCI Division
2400 Boston Street, Suite 200
Baltimore, MD  21224
P: (828) 228-4049
F:  (410) 779-2080
S&S Craftsmen, Inc.
Shawn Duffield, General Manager
6404 E Columbus Drive
Tampa, FL 33619
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 10067
Tampa, FL 33675-1071
P: (813) 247-4429
C:  (813) 927-6018
F:  (813) 248-5046
Southern Pine Timber Products
Richie Longanecker, President
6910 Lithia Pinecrest Road
Lithia, FL 33547
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1177
Lithia FL  33547
P: (813) 681-7600
F:  (813) 681-7601
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