Deckorators Invests in Contractor Program with 2022 Pro Summit

March 10 2022

Annual Event Offers Members Hands-On Education and Collaboration

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., March 8, 2022 - Deckorators®, a leading brand of UFP Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: UFPI), recognizes their top point-earning members of the Deckorators Certified Pro program with fifth annual Deckorators Pro Summit. The all-inclusive 2022 Pro Summit represents an exciting return to the level of hands-on collaboration, education, and recreational activities that members of the Deckorators Certified Pro program look forward to during this once-a-year opportunity.

Built on a culture of partnership and family, the Deckorators Certified Pro program is always growing and developing to better support their members. Nick Larr, Deckorators National Contractor Development Manager, manages the program, establishes strong contractor relationships, and continues to add elements to the program that help Certified Pros grow their business.

“Our goal is to develop a truly world-class pro program to help our Deckorators Certified Pros grow their business,” says Larr. “In addition to monetary incentives, we believe in offering our partners valuable resources to educate their teams, enhance their marketing and become more efficient and profitable.”

About the Program
Each of the Certified Elite contractors in the deck contractor partnership and rewards program received an all-inclusive invitation to the Rancho de Los Caballeros resort in Wickenburg, Arizona for three days and three nights of leisure, education, and collaboration with the Deckorators team, Feb. 1 through Feb. 4, 2022.

Deckorators, a leading brand of composite decking, deck railing and related products, gives the attending Certified Elite contractors’ opportunities to preview new products, provide feedback and gain insights from key leadership.

New-for-2022, Deckorators announced today a new benefit for all of its Deckorators Certified Elite Contractors with a turn-key service, GoSite® that helps contractors optimize their search results, update and manage their website, and generate reviews to support their businesses.

The “Beyond Ordinary” Award Winner
During the 2022 Pro Summit Deckorators also recognizes two Certified Pros with the inaugural “Beyond Ordinary” Award. Scott Kelly of Precision Construction in Golden, Colorado and Rian LeBlanc of LeBlanc Decks in bend, Oregon are the first to be recognized with the award for extraordinary performance and partnership.

For more information on these and other new Deckorators Certified Pro contractor program, visit and follow Deckorators on Pinterest, Facebook and Instagram. Contractors can sign up to become a Certified Pro at

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About Deckorators

Deckorators, the first name in decking, railing and accessories, and the originator of the round aluminum baluster, is a brand of UFP Retail Solutions, LLC, a UFP Industries company. Deckorators is the leading innovator in the decking space, developing exciting and distinctive products that allow both DIYers and builders to bring the personal creativity of interior design to outdoor living.

To learn more about Deckorators decking and railing accessories, visit or call 800-556-8449.

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UFP Industries, Inc., formerly Universal Forest Products, is a holding company whose operating subsidiaries – UFP Industrial, UFP Construction and UFP Retail Solutions – manufacture, distribute and sell a wide variety of wood- and alternative material-based building and industrial products worldwide. Founded in 1955, the company is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Mich., with affiliates throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. For more about UFP Industries, go to