|USG Corporation Employee Honored with Prestigious Industry Award|
Scott Qualls Recognized by CISCA for Significant Contributions to Ceilings Industry
The award selection committee consists of the current CISCA president and two most recent presidents, who identify an individual who has made significant contributions to CISCA and the industry. The DeGelleke Award has been granted to 58 distinguished industry professionals since its inception in 1960.
“Scott’s passion for the industry is matched by his exceptional
leadership for both our company and CISCA,” said
Qualls has more than 40 years of experience in the ceilings industry, including nearly 15 years with USG. During his tenure at USG, he has helped drive excellence in product management and architectural sales, including improving ceilings specifications and broadening the company’s customer base to include key groups that influence the division’s success. Qualls was also involved with the company’s recent acquisition of Ceilings Plus, and plays an integral role in elevating USG’s response to emerging industry trends like sustainability, acoustics and ceilings technologies.
In addition to his accomplishments at USG, Qualls has been deeply involved with CISCA for more than a decade through various leadership and advisory roles for its board. He helped establish two committees for the association that focus on the roles of sustainability and marketing in the ceilings business.
CISCA recognized Qualls at its annual convention in