Metal-Era Receives Minority Business Award of Excellence

Metal-Era has been awarded the 2013 Award of Excellence by the Wisconsin Iowa Central Illinois Minority Supplier Development Council.

Waukesha, WI, April 14, 2013 --( Metal-Era Inc., the national leader in commercial engineered roof solutions has been awarded the 2013 Award of Excellence by the Wisconsin Iowa Central Illinois Minority Supplier Development Council (WICIMSDC).

WICIMSDC recognizes companies that continuously increase MBE-to-MBE purchases, contribute to the growth of society, consistently provide high quality products at competitive prices, and successfully demonstrate growth in sales and employment.

“We are honored to have been nominated as a leading local minority business,” says Tony Mallinger, President at Metal-Era Inc. “We will continually strive to provide the best products and service for our customers, and hope to expand our efforts as a minority business in the upcoming years.”

WICIMSDC’s role is to support and develop minority owned businesses by facilitating important connections between corporations and minority suppliers. The WICIMSDC operates under the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), who advances business opportunities for certified Asian, Black, Hispanic and Native American business enterprises and connects them to corporate members. As one of the country's leading corporate membership organizations, NMSDC was chartered in 1972 to provide increased procurement and business opportunities for minority businesses of all sizes.

Recipients of the 2013 Award of Excellence were recognized for their achievements at the Partners for Profit Business to Business Symposium on Tuesday, March 26th, at the Country Springs Conference Center in Pewaukee, WI.

To view Metal-Era’s NMSDC certifications, please visit

About Metal-Era, Inc.
Celebrating over 30 years of unequaled service in the industry, Metal-Era provides a wide selection of engineered roof edge systems designed to meet the roofing industry’s strictest standards. In 2006 Metal-Era introduced an innovative line of airflow products, to provide commercial buildings with proper intake and exhaust venting. Metal-Era employees and its nationwide network of experienced representatives and distributors are committed to providing superior products and personalized service. For more information about Metal-Era, visit
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