The Roofing Academy is excited to introduce you to January 2021’s Roofing Academy Member of the Month, Mike Duran! Mike is the Owner and CEO of Endurance Roofing in Denver, Colorado.
With 10 years of experience in the roofing industry and over three years of experience as a Roofing Academy member, Mike is a roofing expert that you definitely want to have on your side! He is a self-described perfectionist who believes in doing the best for his employees, clients, and partners at all times. When he isn’t busy at the office or on a project site, you can find him relaxing with his family by the water or cheering on his son’s wrestling matches. Get to know Mike below and say hello in the comments!
Name: Mike Duran
Company Name: Endurance Roofing
Title: Owner and CEO
Current Residence: Denver, Colorado
How long have you been in the roofing industry?
I was introduced to the labor side at 16 years old and spent 2 summers doing tear off and clean up. I got into roofing sales part time at 32 Years old and have been in since—10 years in total!
What is your favorite part about working in the roofing industry?
It allows you the opportunity to set and obtain life changing goals, where you determine your own success.
What is the most challenging part about your role?
I strive for perfection, sometimes I get stretched thin trying to help everybody at once (Staff, Subs, Customers etc.).
How long have you been a member of the Roofing Academy?
What has your experience with The Roofing Academy been like?
Randy has helped me fill in the missing pieces of my business one step at a time, on each level, as we grow.
What advice would you give a newcomer to the roofing industry?
Stick to sales!
What was your first job ever?
What does your ideal day off look like?
I am out on the beach and in the water with good food and my family next to me.
Favorite Sports Team?
I am a wrestler for life. My son is wrestling for the Bears at the University of Northern Colorado right now! UNC Bears #beardown
One Fun Fact About Yourself!
I am a very intuitive person. It is kind of freaky how accurate I can be haha!