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Become a BuildRight Sponsor

BuildRight’s targeted audience includes home builders, remodelers, appraisers, realtors and other industry trades and professionals from the greater Portland Metro area. The event averages around 300 industry attendees and boasts an extensive education program able to fulfill multiple CEUs in a single event. The two-day conference makes this event an excellent forum for reaching your target audience. Contact Kaitlin for more information about sponsoring this year’s BuildRight. Click here to learn more about the benefits of being a BuildRight sponsor.

Presenting Sponsor: Energy Trust of Oregon



Energy Trust of Oregon is an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to providing utility customers with low-cost, clean energy solutions. Our on-the-ground outreach, technical services, cash-back incentives and connections to local contractors have helped participating customers of Portland General Electric, Pacific Power, NW Natural and Cascade Natural Gas save $1.9 billion on their energy bills, so far.


Networking Sponsor: Call Bria Smith at 503-684-1880 to become the Networking Sponsor

Education Sponsors:


Panasonic is one of the largest product manufacturers in the world, comprised of 473 companies and employing over 260,000 people. We also own one of the world’s largest patent portfolios. And while some may still think of us merely as a consumer electronics company, we are a global provider of comprehensive solutions for businesses as well as consumers — solutions for your home, your work and when you travel. Panasonic Corporation of North America is the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic.

Ferguson www.ferguson.com

Ferguson raises the bar for industry standards as the top-rated wholesale supplier of commercial and residential plumbing supplies. However, our expertise goes beyond plumbing. We are a diverse distributor that spans multiple businesses including HVAC/R, waterworks and industrial. In the past 63 years, we’ve grown from a local distributor to an $11 billion dollar company with more than 1,400 locations and over 20,000 associates nationwide. We pride ourselves on delivering world-class service and our customers know that “Nobody expects more from us than we do” is more than just a tagline to Ferguson associates. It’s a cultural belief that is demonstrated every day through exceptional customer service, product selection and industry knowledge.


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You can count on Medallion Industries to help you make the best choices for your building and remodeling projects. Our team specializes in windows, doors, millwork, and hardware. We pride ourselves on our ongoing commitment to add value to our customers’ projects. Everyone at Medallion is committed to providing you with integrity, consistency, and exceptional customer service.


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The Marvin brand is Built around you©. Built on a heritage of quality and innovation, we are continuously leading the industry in product design and function. Each product is made to order, one at a time, to meet your exact specifications. With our customization capabilities, exclusive innovations, high-performance energy efficiency options, and our unmatched personal service at every point in the process, you will be able to find beautiful windows and doors for your project.



NW Natural provides natural gas service to about 740,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers in Oregon and Southwest Washington. It is the largest independent natural gas utility in the Pacific Northwest.

Supporting Sponsors


An important consideration in building, managing, buying, or owning a home in the Pacific Northwest is moisture levels inside of the home. 80% of issues in a residential home are moisture related. Moisture levels elevated during the construction of the home caused by rain, building envelope issues or elevated moisture levels during the life of the home may cause structural, cosmetic, and health risks.



Every homeowner who dreads the drudgery of housecleaning needs a hero to turn to when the demons of dust and dirt threaten their happy home. In more than 40,000 homes with full systems and over 65,000 total customers throughout the Portland metro area, that household hero is Gary Phillips and his crew of certified installers at Gary’s VACUFLO. Phillips has created an award-winning and record-breaking company by focusing on just one thing—being the best at selling, servicing and installing central vacuum systems and accessories.



TerraFirma is an Oregon-owned basement waterproofing, crawl space and foundation repair company providing foundation piering systems and Basement Systems® products to residential and commercial customers throughout Oregon, Washington, and soon to be Idaho. The ownership and management team have an extensive background in both residential and commercial construction, having been involved in the industry since 2005. The knowledge and pride we bring to every job site ensures that your project will be handled in a way that guarantees 100% customer satisfaction.



The Business Tribune includes stories about Oregon businesses, columns written by industry experts, construction news, industry data, business trends and advice. Published twice weekly, The Business Tribune is available in print & email every Tuesday and Friday.



A leading online home improvement marketplace, we’ve connected more millions homeowners to our network to hundreds of thousands of prescreened home service professionals covering over 500 different types of projects.



Oregon Housing & Community Services’ (OHCS) Multifamily Energy Program (OR-MEP) promotes and facilitates energy-efficient design in affordable multifamily housing through design assistance, cash incentives, coordination with other regional programs, and education opportunities. Projects may apply for OR-MEP funding to upgrade Existing Building or New Construction projects.





U.S. Bank builder program is designed to support you and your unique goals. Certification process required for all Builder Loan Officers to ensure quality loan submissions and customer service. We offer a specialized process- dedicated teams including builder underwriters and processors.



With 30 years of experience, Sunlight Solar Energy has been providing professional photovoltaic services for communities across the states of Oregon, Connecticut, Colorado, and Massachusetts. Our business is devoted to producing the most efficient and eco-friendly systems in the industry. From planning to power-on, we assure that our clients receive the best service and education surrounding their new panels.




Daikin is the World’s No. 1 air conditioning company. Daikin is a leading innovator and worldwide provider of advanced, high-quality air conditioning and heating solutions for residential, commercial and industrial applications. With more than 90 years of operation, Daikin has sold millions of systems throughout 140 countries. But what makes us great isn’t just our HVAC systems. It’s our personal service, commitment to quality and technological innovations that allow us to be a leading HVAC manufacturer.



Homeowners, contractors, and builders rely on ROCKWOOL™ for dependable insulation solutions. More than a rock, ROCKWOOL™ insulation products resist fire, repel water and absorb sound.  This year, start your renovation right with easy-to-use ROCKWOOL™ stone wool insulation.



The right care can ensure the success of any security system effort! We believe in partnership to work with you and your insurance carrier directly to create your “Whole Home Water Security System” now required for some policy renewals. Insurance statistics show 1 out of every 4 homeowners will experience significant water damage claims and personal property losses from ruptured pipes, supply lines and clogged overflows!



Our business was founded in 2007 by Jeff and Jan Pratt, and our first work was in Monmouth, Oregon with a pilot program sponsored by the Bonneville Power Administration and Monmouth Power & Light. This pilot project helped provide important energy efficiency data to the regional utility programs. Since 2007, we have grown to serve the Willamette Valley, the Oregon Coast, the Portland Metropolitan Area, Vancouver and SW Washington, Tacoma, WA, Everett, WA, Medford, and Eugene, OR. The Heat Pump Store works with local utility rebate programs and tax credit programs to help make ductless heating and air conditioning systems the smartest choice for home comfort. Let our expert Ductless Applications Specialists introduce you to this efficient and innovative HVAC technology.



Elemental Energy is a locally owned and operated solar PV design and installation firm based in Portland, Oregon. Founded by graduates of the first and only accredited Bachelors of Science degree program in Renewable Energy Engineering, our mission is to critically address the way that society uses and thinks about energy. Elemental Energy is a global leader in residential, commercial, and mobile systems installation in the greater Portland area, as well as in Central America, Africa, and Asia in partnership with Twende Solar.



With a strong sense of purpose, the Green Canopy Team came together in 2009, guided by the belief that they can create greater access to sustainable housing while combating resource scarcity and climate challenges. Through urban infill deep green homebuilding, and the sophisticated management and application of impact investment capital, Green Canopy is dedicated to inspiring resource efficiency in residential markets. The Company has completed and sold over 136 homes in Seattle and Portland combined.




Portland General Electric is the state’s largest electric utility. We are committed to leading the way to the clean energy future, by providing reliable, renewable power with fewer emissions – and without sacrificing affordability.