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Chuck Hartlage

Corporate Media Relations

419-248-5395

chuck.hartlage@owenscorning.com

Owens Corning’s Builder-Centric Commitment to Quality Recognized with Industry Acclaimed “Partners of Choice” Award from David Weekley Homes

Owens Corning Contractor Network and Distributors Honored for Consistently Delivering World-Class Excellence in Quality

Monday, August 1, 2016 2:30 pm EDT
"We value our long-standing partnership with Owens Corning and respect our shared values in outstanding service and quality."

TOLEDO, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Owens Corning Insulating Systems, LLC was honored for its industry-leading commitment to customer service with the highly coveted “Partners of Choice” Award from David Weekley Homes, the largest privately-held U.S. home builder. This prestigious recognition marks the fifth time Owens Corning Insulating Systems, along with its network of contractors and distributors, has successfully achieved an “A” evaluation for maintaining high standards, accountability and quality throughout the supply chain.

The award is part of the homebuilder’s world-class supplier evaluation platform, the engine being the National Trading Partner Survey. The process is designed to challenge David Weekley Homes national trading partners to proactively deliver high quality products at competitive prices.

“It is truly an honor for Owens Corning to be recognized by our builder partners like David Weekley Homes for delivering exceptional high quality customer service,” said Todd Fister, vice president of strategic marketing, Insulation, Owens Corning. “We share in this recognition with our distribution channel partners and congratulate our contractor network and distributors for delivering exceptional customer service that generates this caliber of recognition.”

Of approximately 200 companies surveyed by more than 1,000 David Weekley team members, Owens Corning Insulation ranks among a select few recognized for consistently receiving an “A” award in quality for four consecutive quarters.

“Owens Corning continues to demonstrate a best-in-class ability to consistently deliver high-quality products that arrive accurately and on time due to excellent channel alignment,” said Bill Justus, Vice President of Supply Chain Services for David Weekley Homes. “We value our long-standing partnership with Owens Corning and respect our shared values in outstanding service and quality.”

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About David Weekley Homes

David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2016. Headquartered in Houston, the company operates in 24 cities and 13 states across the United States. David Weekley Homes was the first builder in the United States to be awarded the Triple Crown of American Home Building, an honor which includes “America’s Best Builder,” “National Housing Quality Award” and “National Builder of the Year.” David Weekley Homes has also appeared 10 times on FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” list. Since 1976, the company has closed more than 80,000 homes. For more information, visit www.davidweekleyhomes.com.

About Owens Corning

Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) develops, manufactures and markets insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composites. Global in scope and human in scale, the company’s market-leading businesses use their deep expertise in materials, manufacturing and building science to develop products and systems that save energy and improve comfort in commercial and residential buildings. Through its glass reinforcements business, the company makes thousands of products lighter, stronger and more durable. Ultimately, Owens Corning people and products make the world a better place. Based in Toledo, Ohio, Owens Corning posted 2015 sales of $5.4 billion and employs about 16,000 people in 25 countries. It has been a Fortune 500® company for 62 consecutive years.

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Owens Corning
DeAnna Starn, 419-248-5667
DeAnna.Starn@owenscorning.com