Mountain States Lumber & Building Material Dealers Association

    Legislative Advocacy, Education, Leadership Development since 1891
  • Our Mission

    is to give our members an advantage through advocacy, resources, and industry and community relationships.

    Learn from the PAST... Success in the PRESENT... Prepare for the FUTURE...
  • Our Culture

    is a diverse group of rural and urban, single and multiple operations who understand that by being a part of an association that they are stronger.

  • Our History

    is the story of 125 years of independent lumber and building material dealers in AZ, CO, NM, UT, and WY.

    Together we are stronger!
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2018 Yard Operations Workshop

  • Date: February 7 – 8, 2018
  • Time: 8:30 AM - 4:30PM
  • 4th Floor - MSLBMDA Office, Greenwood Villiage, CO
  • Member Rate: $295.00 per Attendee (non-members: $650)

The Mountain States Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association will be conducting the Yard & Delivery Managers Workshop on February 7-8, 2018. The class will be at the MSLBMDA office, 8480 E. Orchard Road, 4th Floor Training Room. Workshop hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Ken Wilbanks, your instructor, is a highly regarded business consultant. His career in the building material industry extends from entry level to executive responsibility with over 30 years' experience.

The Yard & Delivery Managers Workshop devotes two dynamic days to understanding the essential best practices and providing powerful tools to ensure stellar performance within each separate, yet interrelated, area of yard and delivery operations. Ken Wilbanks applies his Operational Excellence Methodology to teach yard and delivery managers to be effective managers with rock solid core best practices and standards that really work.

The program agenda includes:

  • Materials Storage and Handling
  • Stopping the Leaks NOW - minimizing inventory losses
  • The Maximum Customer Experience in the Yards and on the Job Site
  • Involving the Delivery Drivers in the Selling Process
  • The Essentials of High Level Delivery Execution
  • Improving Receiving Accuracy on Stock and Special Orders
  • Creating the Best First Impressions in the Yards
  • The War on Clutter, Waste and Poor Operational Standards
  • Safety First - In the Yards, Warehouses and on the Road

MSLBMDA Member Rate: $295.00 per attendee Non-Members: $650 and must be paid in advance. Fee includes lunch and all course materials/manuals.

Hotel: DoubleTree Hotel, 7801 East Orchard Road - Greenwood Village, CO 303.779.6161 (approximately 5 minutes from MSLBMDA office, most reasonable rates in Tech Center)

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Tennyson Center For Children

The TCC is the region's leading treatment center and K-12 school for emotionally and crisis-affected children and youth suffering from abuse and neglect.