Mr. Allaire graduated as a Civil Engineering Technologist and has been involved in the construction industry focusing on the building envelope since 1980. He has been involved in all facets of construction working in a technical capacity, sales, marketing, consulting, and operated a large roofing distributor in Canada. He was President of Beacon Roofing Supply Canada Company (BRSCC) and was Senior Vice President for Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. (BRS), a publicly traded roofing distributor based in Herndon Virginia. Marc expanded Beacon’s Canadian business through a number of acquisitions and greenfield branches. He was also a key member of their Corporate Executive Counsel (CEC) helping to strategize the growth strategy of the company. Marc is currently the President for North 49 Sales Agency Inc., a manufacturer’s sales agency selling roofing and gypsum products to the architectural, engineering and roofing consulting community.
Marc has devoted a lot of his time working on various building envelope committees and publishing roofing related articles along with speaking at Colleges, Universities, and industry organisations. He was a founding director of the Ontario Building Envelop Council and the Roofing Consultant Institute’s Canadian Region.