Beacon (NASDAQ: BECN) is an American publicly traded company which sells residential and non-residential roofing products, as well as related building products in North America. As of January 2, 2018, upon the completion of its acquisition of Allied Building Products, the company had 589 locations throughout all 50 states and six Canadian provinces, and over 8,500 employees. In addition to roofing, local divisions may also sell windows, siding, decking, waterproofing, and other external building products. The company is currently headquartered in Herndon, Virginia.
Julian G. Francis, president and chief executive officer, effective September 1, 2019.