S-5!®, a provider of metal roof attachment technology, announced a new addition to its growing team. “While some companies are pulling in the reigns in a hiring freeze and/or furloughing employees, S-5! continues to hire,” said S-5! CEO and founder, Rob Haddock. “The duration of this pandemic is uncertain and casualties are dear, but S-5! remains future-focused on constant development and growth.”
In light of the company’s ongoing plans for growth and development, S-5! is pleased to welcome Brandon Kilpatrick to its team. Kilpatrick is S-5!’s new Canadian business development manager and is responsible for developing distributor partnerships, contractor pull through, EPC, OEM, and industry relationships to increase sales, market share, and revenue within the Canadian market.
He joins S-5! from D.I. Roof Seamers, a manufacturer of roof seamer machinery, where he served as the Canadian national manager and established, managed, and promoted the company’s business in Canada, including building its clientele base. Kilpatrick has a deep understanding of all aspects of the business and understands how to establish strong and trusting relationships with key industry leaders. He brings an array of technical skills, including machining and metal roof installation along with metal roofing industry knowledge and access to major companies in the Canadian and United States market gained over the past ten years.
Kilpatrick earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in history at Wilfred Laurier University, a Bachelor of Applied Business Degree at George Brown College, and an Advanced Diploma Degree in environmental science lab/field technician honors at Niagara College Canada. In 2017, Kilpatrick was awarded the Metal Construction Association Triumph Award for Industry Young Movers and Shakers.
“We are very excited to have Kilpatrick join our team,” said Haddock. “The depth of experience he brings to our company and our clients is key to our continued success and growth.”
Since 1992, S-5! has been an authority on metal roof attachment solutions. S-5!’s zero-penetration clamps attach ancillary items to standing seam and conceal-fix metal roofs, while maintaining roof integrity and warranties. S-5! solutions are engineered for a variety of applications, including snow retention, fall protection and wind performance systems, satellite dishes, solar arrays, signs/banners, light fixtures, stack/flue bracing, walkways, air con, lightning protection, equipment screens, conduit, condensate lines, and more.