By Ben HersheySolutions Provider & CEO4Ward Solutions Group  I remember it clearly; I was in the Lounge at Portland International Airport when I got a call from Joe Kannapell.  Joe was going to be sharing with the MiTek team in the next day that he would be officially retiring at the end of 2020; Joe…

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By Joe Kannapell Four roof truss innovators have changed our industry, from its beginning to the present day. Their names may be largely unknown now, but their work lives on and is worth assessing.  The most notable is A. Carroll Sanford, whose machines are still cranking out trusses (see my March 2020 article). Mr. Sanford…

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