Mr. Holgate is a PA native, educated at Corning Community College, Corning NY. His career since 1971 has been devoted to sales of construction materials, their applications and innovative job site solutions for builders and designers of single and multi-family residences and commercial structures.
Mr. Holgate’s 11 yrs. with the firm have included application sales, product development, CEU and PDH training for architects, engineers, building officials, and designers of residential and commercial structures, including presentations for the Texas Dept of Insurance and The Structural Engineers Assn. of Texas. Mr. Holgate served with the Codes and Standards Committee of The Greater Houston Builders Assn. advocating and advising materials and practices for Safer-Stronger-Structures.
Previously, Mr. Holgate spent 17+ years with the Duo-Fast Corporation, Carol Stream IL, and Tappan, NY as Corporate Acct. Manager, Territorial Sales, Manufactured Housing specialist and was instrumental in the development of several fastening innovations.
Mr. Holgate enjoys hunting and freshwater fishing and his 12 grandchildren. He and his wife reside in McDonough GA.