PCBC Presents: Remodelers Leadership Forum

June 27 & 28 | San Francisco, CA

PCBC 2018, housing’s premier event, introduces the new Remodelers Leadership Forum, a two-day educational event connecting you with the business strategies and critical metrics used by the most successful remodelers in the country.

Leaders are not born knowing how to launch, run or actually build a strong company. They challenge themselves; they learn from and with others; and they always try to improve. Make this a year that you invest in that challenge and refine your leadership skills. Join owners and executives from leading residential remodeling firms for high-level networking, results-oriented education and an exhibit floor showcasing more than 350 leading manufacturers and suppliers.

Registration fee:
Paid by May 22: $295 | May 23 - June 24: $395 | June 25 and after: $495

(Not included in PCBC Passport. Separate registration required. Includes exhibit floor access and the Keynotes.)

Forum Partnering Organizations:


Wednesday, June 27

Time Session
9:30 AM - 1:30 PM PCBC Exhibit Floor Open
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM Opening Comments
Fred Ulrich, CEO, National Association for the Remodeling Industry (invited)
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM Residential Remodeling Industry Outlook: What's Driving Near and Long-Term Demand
Steve Basten, Senior Consultant, John Burns Real Estate Consulting
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM The Outlook Ahead: Takeaways on the Marketplace in the Third Age of Consumption
J. Walker Smith, Executive Chairman, Kanton Futures
3:30 PM - 4:45 PM Lessons from Industry Leaders
Moderator: Victoria Downing, President, Remodelers Advantage
Chris Gayler, General Manager, Gayler Design Build
Jeff King, President, Jeff King & Company
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM Closing More Sales
Chip Doyle, Owner, Sandler Training-Pleasant Hill
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Networking Reception

Thursday, June 28

Time Session
7:15 AM - 8:15 AM Legends Breakfast: How to Successfully Sell/Transfer Your Remodeling Business
Moderator: Patrick O’Toole, EVP/Owner, Qualified Remodeler Magazine
Iris Harrell, Founder, Harrell Remodeling
Darius Baker, Founder, D&J Kitchens and Baths
(separate ticket required)
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM PCBC General Session Keynote: The Untapped Advantage of Organizational Health
Patrick Lencioni, Founder and President, The Table Group
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM Five Marketing Myths Debunked
Mark Harari, Vice President & CMO, Remodelers Advantage, Inc.
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Leaving Earth's Orbit - Navigating Growth
Doug Howard, Director of Consulting, Remodelers Advantage, Inc
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Solving the Skills Gap
Shawn Van Dyke, construction industry consultant, business coach, mentor
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM PCBC Exhibit Floor Open
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM PCBC Closing Keynote: Manufacturing Renaissance? … or … Revolution?
Jay Rogers, CEO, Local Motors

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