Education Session 1:
Clearing the Air Fresh Ideas for Kitchen Ventilation - CEU Credits!
Increase the effectiveness of kitchen ventilation within your design spaces. In this course, you will learn about the
importance of good ventilation, key concepts and terms, design considerations, product specification options, and how to communicate ventilation to your clients.
Presenters - Jeremiah Bollengier is a factory rep with Broan. He has worked in the construction industry for 15 years with 8 of those years for Broan. He has had 3 different positions with Broan, with his current position being Construction Sales Manager, where he works daily with Builders, Developers, Architects, Code Officials, and Energy Raters. He also is involved with national programs such as Energy Star, EPA’s Indoor Air Plus, DOE Net Ready, Energy Environmental Building Alliance, Building Performance Association, and Residential Energy Services Network. He is passionate about helping customers with their Indoor Air Quality challenges to provide the best possible quality of life for the home owner.
Patrick Duffy is the Midwest Regional Manager for Broan. Pat has worked in the construction industry for 11 years all of which have been related to selling and promoting Broan products. Pat started his career in Electrical Distribution before working in Finance and most recently joined Broan 2 ½ years ago. Pat works daily with his team to focus on Builders, Developers, Architects, Code Officials, Distributor Partners, contractors and Energy Raters. He is passionate about helping customers with the single biggest financial and personal investment people/families make in their lives to ensure the best possible quality of life for their families.
Education Session 2:
Challenges and Solutions to Housing Affordability
This presentation looks at housing in the 1950s compared to today’s market, discusses ten current challenges to housing affordability, and discusses what needs to happen to create lower-cost housing in the future.
Presenter - David Belman is a second-generation homebuilder in Milwaukee; a Real Estate Broker, Realtor®, Certified Construction Professional CCP, and CAPS Certified Contractor. He graduated from Carroll University with a B.A. in Business Management & Marketing. David has over 24 years’ experience in single-family construction, land development, condominiums, and Real Estate. He is President of Belman Homes, and Belman Builders, which is one of the top 10 largest home builders in the Metro Milwaukee market.