Stan Volkman

Founder of The Contractors Alliance

Stan Volkman has been a successful business owner and licensed roofing contractor since 1979. In fact, he has developed a very successful roofing company exclusively installing energy efficient Conklin Roofing Systems in the agricultural, industrial, institutional, multi-housing and commercial markets. During this time he has supervised and installed over 10 million square feet of Conklin Roofing Systems nationwide.

Warranty trained in all of Conklin’s roof systems, Stan has been a Master Contractor with the Conklin Company since the program began in 1990, and has received both the company's prestigious President's Award and Spirit of Conklin Award. In addition, Stan has been called upon by the Conklin Company as:

  • One of three authorized corporate trainers for Conklin's National Roof Systems Training programs.  Stan has trained and mentored thousands of contractors nationwide on how to utilize Conklin Roofing systems in their business.
  • One of six contractors on Conklin's National Roof and Coatings Panel to addresses new product opportunities and quality assurance.
  • A regional product tester for new roofing and coating systems working directly with Conklin’s R&D Department
  • A liaison between the Conklin Company and the customer in order to resolve regional warranty issues on roof systems.
  • An inspector for annual roof warranties.

Stan Volkman, founder of the Contractors Alliance

Stan holds memberships in a variety of trade, industry, regional, and national programs and promotes Conklin roof systems nationally through trade shows, regional training programs, networking and organizational meetings and events. Stan is a three-term elected board member of the Minnesota and North Dakota Better Business Bureau, and his company was nominated for the 2009 Better Business Bureau’s Integrity Award.
 
Shifting his focus more on his post-installation career, Stan founded The Contractors Alliance in 2000.  His mission:  To help new and existing contractors transition into the commercial roofing market by:
  • connecting them directly with a quality manufacturer of Conklin Roofing Systems.
  • contributing to their individual growth and profitability through mentorship and
    providing the tools and training necessary for job excellence.