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NOMMA Officers
President
Max Hains, MoFab Inc., Anderson, IN
President-Elect
Maciej Jankowski, Artistic Iron Works, Norwalk, CT
Vice President/Treasurer
Mike Kinnikin, Eureka Forge, Pacific, MO
Immediate Past President
Cathy Vequist, Pinpoint Solutions, Jupiter, FL
Fabricator Directors
Chris Holt, Steel Welding, Freedom, PA
Marco Vasquez, Vasquez Custom Metals Inc.,
Tampa, FL
Jonathan Falk, Living Design Studios, Lafayette, CO
Roger Carlsen, Ephraim Forge Inc., Frankfort, IL
Mike Workman, Burlington Miscellaneous Metals, LLC,
Graham, NC
John McLellan, McLellan Blacksmithing, Loomis, CA
Supplier Directors
Jay Shah, Architectural Iron Designs Inc., Plainfield, NJ
Stacey Lawler Taylor, Lawler Foundry Corp.,
Birmingham, AL
Dave Filippi, FabCAD Inc., White Stone, VA
NOMMA Education Foundation Officers
Chair
Rob Rolves, Foreman Fabricators Inc., St. Louis, MO
Vice Chair
Greg Terrill, Division 5 Metalworks, Kalamazoo, MI
Treasurer
Mike Boyler, Boyler's Ornamental Iron Inc.,
Bettendorf, IA
NEF Trustees
Lynn Parquette, Mueller Ornamental Iron Works Inc.,
Elite Architectural Metal Supply LLC,
Elk Grove Village, IL
Curt Witter, Big D Metalworks, Dallas, TX
Carl Grainger, Grainger Metal Works, Nichols, SC
Randy LeBlanc, Metal Head Inc., Lafayette, LA
Christopher Maitner, Josephine Christopher LLC,
Grand Rapids, MI
Maciej Jankowski, Artistic Iron Works, Norwalk, CT
NOMMA Chapters
Chesapeake Bay
Patty Koppers, Koppers Fabricators Inc.,
Forestville, MD, (301) 420-6080
Florida
Marco Vasquez, Vasquez Custom Metals Inc.,
Tampa, FL, (813) 248-3348
Gulf Coast
Randy LeBlanc, Metal Head Inc., Lafayette, LA,
(337) 232-3838
Northeast
Scott Hess, Hess Ornamental Iron Inc.,
Red Lion, PA, (717) 246-3135
Upper Midwest
Max Hains II, MoFab Inc., Anderson, IN
NOMMA Staff
Liz Messner, CAE, IOM, Executive Director
Meda Merritt, Senior Association Manager
Fabricator Editorial Advisory Board
Terry Barrett, Pinpoint Solutions, Jupiter, FL
Doug Bracken, Wiemann Metalcraft, Tulsa, OK
Bill Coleman, Arc Angels, Dunedin, FL
Nancy Hayden, Tesko Enterprises, Norridge, IL
Chris Holt, Steel Welding, Freedom, PA
Rob Rolves, Foreman Fabricators, St. Louis, MO

9

PRESIDENT'S LETTER
Message from Max Hains

11

LETTER FROM THE
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Message from Liz Messner,
CAE, IOM

18

2018 Top Job
Winners Showcase
BIZ TALK

30

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

35

NOMMA Member Savings
Program-METALfab Update
METAL MOMENT

43

Take a Stroll Down Memory Lane NOMMA's First Years, Part II

IN EVERY ISSUE
12 NOMMA Network
16 NOMMA Education
Foundation
37 Supplier Members

39 New & Returning
NOMMA Members &
Iron Club Members
41 Gold Members
45 Index of Advertisers

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018

President’s Letter
Letter From the Executive Director
NOMMA Network
NOMMA Education Foundation
2018 Top Job Winners Showcase
Laminated Glass Railing: New Requirements and Pointers for a Successful Installation
Francis & Hazel
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
NOMMA Member Savings Program–Metalfab Update
Supplier Members
New & Returning Nomma Members & Iron Club Members
Gold Members
Take a Stroll Down Memory Lane - Nomma’s First Years, Part Ii
Index of Advertisers
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - Intro
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - bellyband1
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - bellyband2
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - cover1
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - cover2
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 3
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 4
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 5
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 6
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 7
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 8
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - President’s Letter
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 10
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - Letter From the Executive Director
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - NOMMA Network
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 13
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 14
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 15
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - NOMMA Education Foundation
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 17
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 2018 Top Job Winners Showcase
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 19
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 20
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 21
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - Laminated Glass Railing: New Requirements and Pointers for a Successful Installation
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 23
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 24
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 25
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - Francis & Hazel
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 27
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 28
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 29
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 31
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 32
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 33
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 34
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - NOMMA Member Savings Program–Metalfab Update
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 36
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - Supplier Members
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 38
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - New & Returning Nomma Members & Iron Club Members
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 40
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - Gold Members
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 42
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - Take a Stroll Down Memory Lane - Nomma’s First Years, Part Ii
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 44
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - Index of Advertisers
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - 46
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - cover3
O&MM Fabricator - March/April 2018 - cover4
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