CHHMA Welcomes New Members; AGM Scheduled for May 3rd

New Member Companies

After the last CHHMA board meeting vote, the Association would like to officially welcome the following two companies as new Manufacturer Members of the CHHMA:

AGT Products Inc.( is a Canadian owned company founded in the mid-1990s and located in Mississauga, ON.  Their primary product is the DRIcore subfloor system that creates comfortable floors over concrete.  DRIcore came to market in July 2001, and initially was sold through Home Depot stores in Canada. Distribution in the U.S. has been steadily expanding since late 2001. The company also sells the DRICORE SMARTWALL® product that simplifies basement finishing by combining framing, insulation, drywall and vapour barrier into a high performance pre-fabricated wall panel. In addition, they offer a concrete repair product and cleaning wipes.

Belanger-Laminates Inc.( is a Canadian manufacturer of laminate/quartz/wood countertops, thermo/polyester doors and 3D panels.  The company is located in Boucherville, QC and have 150 employees.  Their parent company is located in Holstein, Iowa.

CHHMA Annual General Meeting

As previously noted, the CHHMA has decided this year to hold the Association’s Annual General Meeting on separate day from the CHHMA Spring Conference.

The CHHMA Spring Conference is taking place next Tuesday, April 2ndat the Mississauga Convention Centre – see further information in the next article.

Meanwhile, the AGM will be held on Friday, May 3, 2019 at the Corporate Event Centre at CHSI, 5110 Creekbank Rd., Mississauga, ON L4W 0A1, from approx. 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

The AGM provides an opportunity for the Association’s executive team to review the financials and future plans for the CHHMA as well as for membership to elect new board members and vote on some by-law amendments.  There is no charge for members to attend the AGM.  Further notices and registration sign-up details will be sent out in a few weeks time.

However, just prior to the meeting, we are pleased to have Pam O’Rourke, Vice President, Merchandising, The Home Depot Canada, on hand for a breakfast talk exclusive for CHHMA members from 9:00 a.m. to approx. 9:45 a.m. at the CHSI facility.  Members can register here.