Client Success Stories

Gulf Coast Building Products, Inc. 

08-04-2021 12:25 PM

Finding Quality Employees Through Strategic Connections

Gulf Coast Building Products, Inc. offers a wide variety of aluminum extrusion, insulated and non insulated roofing, vinyl siding and accessories, new construction or replacement windows, handrails and much more for residential and commercial properties in the Gulf Coast region.

GCBP joined the Northwest Florida Manufacturing Council and was introduced to one of its partners FloridaMakes, which is part of the MEP National Network™. The University of West Florida/Florida Makes Business Advisors connected GCBPPresident Ray Mayer to CareerSource Escarosa for hiring fairs and staffing support. Through this connection, GCBP has been able to identify and hire quality employees. GCBP also plans to hire additional employees as the company continues to expand its operations and facility.


  • $20,000 in cost savings
  • 6 increased/retained jobs
  • $40,000 increased/retained sales
  • $85,000 in new investment
  • $30,000 in savings on investments