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Smarter Building Materials Marketing

Zach and Beth tackle your most burning questions about digital marketing for building materials and talk to other industry experts about what’s working in the building product space.







How To Solve Labor Shortage in Building Materials

The harsh reality of the labor shortage is that professionals are overwhelmed and overworked. Product manufacturers have a growing opportunity to help builders and installers, many of whom are learning to install products on the fly. It’s a challenge that all of us in the industry, especially manufacturers, have to overcome.


TikTok Star Tony Piloseno on Being Fired To Building a Brand

He went from being fired for making TikTok videos to being the paint industry’s most viral story to date. This week, we welcome Tony Piloseno to the show to get the inside scoop on how he used social media to share his passion for paint — and find brand success.


Shark Tank Winner Joe Altieri On Building Brands That Disrupt

This week’s episode is an exciting ride in product innovation with Joe Altieri, a window industry professional who went from struggling with sales to winning Shark Tank.


How To Get More User-Generated Photos of Your Building Products

Creating an easy purchasing experience for your customers is a part of guaranteeing building product sales, but for eCommerce sites, that requires imagery. For manufacturers, getting images for your online presence is a challenge, so this week’s guest gave us a surprising strategy you might want to steal.




Zach Williams is the founder of Venveo. Beth PopNikolov is the CEO of Venveo.


We tackle your most burning questions about digital marketing for building material manufacturers, share proven strategies to grow leads and sales, and bring in other industry experts to share what’s working in the building product space.

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Episode 250

Effective Scale and Growth Tactics in Uncertain Economic Conditions

Discover the dynamic interplay between customer-driven market demands and strategic pricing in the building materials industry. Learn how these forces shape product availability, influence business strategies and ultimately determine competitive success.

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Episode 249

Trends, Threats and Opportunities in the Building Materials Industry

As the construction landscape shifts, unforeseen challenges and innovations are redrawing the blueprint of success. Discover how emerging trends, from artificial intelligence pricing strategies to service-oriented product offerings, are shaping the building materials industry and could redefine your bottom line.

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Episode 248

Email Marketing Updates: Navigating New Regulations

Hear about the latest changes in email deliverability that are set to impact businesses in a big way. Learn about the new requirements from major email providers and how these changes could affect your marketing and sales initiatives.

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Episode 247

Embracing Innovation: How Distributors Can Enhance Customer Experiences

The evolution of distributor-customer relationships and the impact of online education on consumer behavior are reshaping the building materials industry. Understanding these shifts and adapting your marketing and distribution strategies is crucial for staying ahead in an increasingly competitive market.

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Episode 246

How Manufacturers Can Be Better Partners For Contractors

Discover how building materials manufacturers can become better partners with contractors by understanding their financial needs. Learn how to connect with and support contractors in their financial and business growth, to build trust, improve product adoption and ultimately increase sales.

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Episode 244

Industry Acquisitions + America is Getting Smaller

Big shake-ups are happening in the building materials industry. Discover the latest news on major acquisitions and housing market trends that are sending ripples through the sector, along with how strategic partnerships and innovations will redefine the competitive landscape and drive future growth opportunities for your business.

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Episode 243

Impacts of Market Trends on The Building Industry

Uncover the latest market trends and insights in the building products industry, and learn how they could impact your manufacturing business and product categories in the coming years. Stay ahead of the curve and make strategic decisions based on expert analysis and predictions.

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Episode 242

A Serial Entrepreneur’s Success: Benefits of Selling Experience Over Products

Explore how a leader in the building materials industry revolutionized service and product development, and learn how prioritizing client experience over volume can transform your business success and brand reputation.

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