Wednesday / Jan 10, 2018


  • Mike Holmes

    Professional Contractor / TV Host

    Mike Holmes is a professional contractor, television host, public speaker, educator, influencer and writer. Mike is known as one of North America's most trusted contractors and has gained the trust of homeowners and the respect of an industry worldwide, prompting him to build an international brand based on quality, integrity and trust for the last 15 years.

  • Scott Gates

    President and CEO / Western Window Systems

    As president and CEO, Scott oversees the strategic direction of the company, including delivering on record-breaking sales and overseeing growth enablers such as new products, market expansion, development of sales and marketing strategies, leadership initiatives, and development of company culture.

  • Stephen Moore

    Senior Partner - Marketing Director / BSB Design

    Stephen C. Moore is Senior Partner of BSB Design, a nationally recognized planning and design firm, founded in 1966 and headquartered in Des Moines, IA. Steve joined the firm as marketing director during the recession of 1991 and helped grow BSB into one the nation's few truly national residential design firms in the country, now with eleven offices nationwide. Architecturally trained, Moore has spent nearly 40 years in the housing industry, working for builders and architects in residential development.

  • Ian Daniels

    Director of Architectural Products / Tamlyn

    Ian Daniels is the Director of Architectural Products for Tamlyn. He graduated with a Masters of Architecture from Tulane University and has been with Tamlyn for 5 years. He provides Architects with assistance with design solutions utilizing XtremeTrim® and through his involvement in building sciences with Tamlyn he assists Architects with enclosure solutions using TamlynWrap™.

  • Robert Dietz, Ph.D.

    Chief Economist / NAHB

    Robert Dietz, Ph.D., is Chief Economist for NAHB, where his responsibilities include housing market analysis, forecasting and industry surveys, and housing policy research. Prior to joining NAHB in 2005, Robert worked as an economist for the Congressional Joint Committee on Taxation. He has testified before Congress on housing, economic and tax issues. He is an expert on home construction analysis and trends and has been cited and appeared on CNBC, the Wall Street Journal, and other news media. Robert is a native of Dayton, Ohio and earned a Ph.D. in Economics from the Ohio State University in 2003.

  • Jane Meagher

    President / Success Strategies

    Jane Meagher, MIRM, CSP, CAASH, is President of Success Strategies, the nation's leading full-service Design Studio creation, strategy, and training company. They create Smarter Design Studios for builders in over 40 states and Canada. Jane brings her passion for consumer purchase psychology and retail strategies to the new homebuilding industry to increase option sales, improve operations and the customer experience, and to sell more homes. The company has created 150 design studios and been honored with 24 National Awards for Best Design Center. Success Strategies hosts numerous learning events and conferences which help builders succeed.

  • Michael Gardner

    Principal / studio g ARCHITECTURE

    As the principal, Michael Gardner is responsible for the design and overall project success. His professional background allows studio g ARCHITECTURE to offer their clients full design services from site planning to construction administration. Gardner has been working in the architectural industry for nearly 20 years, his diverse design background and extensive travel has lead to the innovative, sustainable, and unique design solutions. Prior to starting the award winning studio g ARCHITECTURE, Gardner worked for one of Orange County's largest residential architecture firms where he directed projects from inception through construction. He earned a bachelor's degree in Architecture from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.

    Dan Coletti

    President / Sun West Custom Homes

    Daniel Coletti, the President of Sun West Custom Homes, is a licensed Residential Designer in the state of Nevada, holds a building construction technology degree. Since 1978 Mr. Coletti has been active in the construction industry and is an experienced developer, designer, contractor and supervisor of many residential and commercial construction projects in the state of Nevada. As the designer of Sun West Custom Homes' award winning custom homes, he is able to let his love for, and understanding of, architecture shine. These highly prized homes are located in the most prestigious communities in Las Vegas area.


  • Holmes On Homes

    It's "buyer beware" when a homeowner contracts a home repair or renovation. The world is full of shady contractors who take shortcuts, use shoddy building practices or employ a band-aid approach to repair work, often leaving homeowners in dangerous situations or out a ton of money. Renovation expert Mike Holmes believes in doing a job right the first time and is making it his mission to expose poor, substandard workmanship in the building industry with his internationally successful show Holmes on Homes . In each episode, Mike rescues homeowners from repair and renovation disasters. Uncovering problems from plumbing and electrical to carpentry and roofing, he shows how the botched job should have been completed, fixing each project properly and helping homeowners make more informed decisions in the future.

  • NAHB

    Celebrating its 75th anniversary, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) helps its members build communities. A federation of more than 700 state and local associations, NAHB represents more than 140,000 members, one-third being home builders and remodelers. The rest work in closely related specialties such as sales and marketing, housing finance, and manufacturing and supplying building materials. Each year, NAHB's members construct about 80% of the new homes built in the United States. NAHB serves as the voice of America's housing industry, ensuring that housing is a national priority and that all Americans have access to safe, decent and affordable housing.


    TAMLYN is a family-owned company with more than 40 years of involvement in construction materials and building science and is proud to join Show Village in 2018 as part of the Modern Home showcasing its XtremeTrim®  and XtremeInterior divisions. XtremeTrim® is a line of extruded aluminum profiles for multiple siding systems. With multiple options in reveals and profiles ranging in sizes from 5/16" to 1" and the ability to create custom extrusions we are in the business of providing the design community with solutions. XtremeInterior is a collaboration between our team of in-house architects and experienced design professionals to develop an extensive line of interior aluminum extrusions that create a variety of visual statements from minimalist shadow lines to bold and dynamic 2 piece design features. The growing and evolving collection includes simple reveals, corner and base transitions as well as new shapes and forms that introduce the appearance of fine metal craft integrated with drywall and panelized surfaces at a fraction of the cost of having custom metalwork designed, detailed and fabricated for a project.