GAF Roofing & Riverhead Building Supply to Sponsor August 6th Stafford Modified Tour 150


Stafford Springs, CT – Stafford Speedway is excited to announce GAF Roofing and Riverhead Building Supply as the newest Stafford Speedway corporate partner with a multi-year agreement.  The GAF Roofing 150 presented by Riverhead Building Supply scheduled for Friday, August 6th will feature the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour along with all 5 of Stafford’s weekly racing divisions.

Both GAF Roofing and Riverhead Building Supply are long-time supporters of Modified racing. Eric Goodale and Craig Lutz have both carried Riverhead Building Supply to Stafford Speedway victory lane, while GAF Roofing was also on board the Goodale machine for both of his 2 career Stafford victories.

“GAF Roofing and Riverhead Building Supply have been well-known supporters of short track racing over the years,” explained Stafford Speedway CEO Mark Arute. “We are looking forward to featuring both brands at our annual August Modified Tour event as well as throughout the race season through other initiatives that will be announced in the coming weeks.”

GAF’s Timberline brand is America’s #1 selling shingle and is available through Riverhead Building Supply. With stores in New York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island, top quality roofing and construction supplies are readily available throughout the region.

“GAF and Riverhead Building Supply have had a long lasting growing relationship,” explained Eric Goodale, Director of Marketing for Riverhead Building Supply. “Now with a solid footprint in the New England region we are excited about partnering with Stafford Motor Speedway to continue our growth and presence.” 

“Many of our race teams and race fans are in the construction business,” continued Mark Arute. “This is a perfect partnership that brings GAF Roofing and Riverhead Building Supply to the forefront for our audience when they are considering roofing and construction needs.”

GAF Roofing and Riverhead Building Supply will also expand their involvement at Stafford Speedway through other initiatives to be announced in the coming weeks.

“GAF Roofing, the leading roofing manufacturer in the United States and RBS, the leading distributor in the region, is excited to partner with the leader in short track racing,” noted Goodale. “Short track racing at Stafford Speedway is some of the most exciting in the country and we’re very excited to be part of the show.”

About GAF Roofing

GAF is North America’s largest roofing and waterproofing manufacturer and a part of Standard Industries, a global company focused on building materials. GAF’s products include a comprehensive portfolio of roofing and waterproofing solutions for residential and commercial properties as well as for civil engineering applications. The full GAF offering is supported by an extensive national network of factory-certified contractors. GAF continues to be a leader in quality and offers comprehensive warranty protection on its products and systems. The company’s success is driven by a commitment to empowering its people to deliver advanced quality and purposeful innovation. Learn more at www.gaf.com.

About Riverhead Building Supply

Riverhead Building Supply was founded in 1948 as one location serving the Riverhead, New York area and has grown to a network of 18 locations servicing New York and Southern New England. Riverhead Building Supply is a third generation business with over 600 employees across New York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. For 72 years, Riverhead Building Supply has been the supplier of choice for quality-conscious builders, contractors, architects and homeowners in the Long Island and Rhode Island areas. Great service, knowledgeable full-time personnel, contractor sales representatives and a large inventory of top-quality products are why our building supply company is the right choice for your next project. For more information visit www.rbscorp.com.