Premier SIPS named #1 Structural Brand by Green Builder!

About Premier SIPS

Creating superior buildings for over 50 years.

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A Legacy of Innovation

Our ownership was instrumental in the critical research and field testing to bring SIPs into the IBC in the 1980s. Investing in critical third-party testing and code report substantiation was a sound investment because our founding family knew how significantly SIPs buildings can positively impact the efficiency and health of the built environment.  With thousands of Premier SIPS structures standing strong and efficient today, we are proud to be experts in the continual innovation of Structural Insulated Panel framing Systems.


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A Philosophy of Service

Manufacturing a high-performance, precision-engineered, panelized roof, wall, and floor framing systems is something we are proud of -- but we believe our job is more than just production. Our entire team works to serve our customers through education, pre-design expertise, and field jobsite training to ensure the SIPs framing portion is smooth for any project. Without our trademark high-end service, our exceptional and innovative products mean nothing.  We believe the way to truly be “Premier” is to do everything we can to best serve our customers. 


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A World of Unlimited Possibilities

While SIPs aren’t new, energy codes, labor shortages and a demand for higher quality structures are expanding the desire for SIPs Framing Systems more than ever before. What used to be reserved for the highest quality, most energy-efficient buildings, smart Contractors and Design Professionals have learned that these innovative panels solve many of our industry’s current challenges, and deliver truly superior end-use buildings. Builders are saving time and money, Architects are gaining design flexibility and environmental product benefits, and Developers or Building Owners are occupying healthier, stronger, structures with significantly reduced operating costs.  The future of the SIPs industry in the built environment is wide-open and Premier is honored to be at the front of the industry.



Meet Premier Building Systems

Family-owned and founded in the 1960’s, Premier Building Systems (PBS) has grown under the same family ownership for more than 60 years. In addition to Premier SIPS, PBS manufactures R-Shield Insulation, Geofoam, and Premier ICF Building Systems. 


Meet the Premier SIPS Team

James Hodgson

James Hodgson

General Manager, Pacific Region

Randy Honea

Randy Honea

Sales Director, Mountain Region

Mike Tobin

Mike Tobin

Technical Director

Becky Susan

Becky Susan

Marketing Director

Mike Karnes, Manager of Premier SIPS Project Services

Mike Karnes

Project Services Manager, Pacific Region

Drew Cummings, Continuous Improvement & Project Services Manager

Drew Cummings

CI Leader & Project Services Manager, Mountain Region

Jeff Beason, Premier SIPS Sales Manager

Jeff Beason

Regional Sales Manager
(AZ, Las Vegas, S. CA & Mexico)

Todd Bell, Premier SIPS Sales Manager

Todd Bell

Regional Sales Manager
(NW, Alaska, Hawaii & Canada)

Jessie Carwile, Premier SIPS Sales Manager

Jessie Carwile

Regional Sales Manager
(E. MT, E.WY, ND, SD)

Jim Christ, Premier SIPS Sales Manager

Jim Christ

Regional Sales Manager
(E. WA, N. ID & W. MT)

Loren Groeschl, Premier SIPS Sales Manager

Loren Groeschl

Regional Sales Manager
(CO, S. WY, W. NE)

Phil Ligon, Premier SIPS Sales Manager

Phil Ligon

Regional Sales Manager
(N. CA, NV, NM & TX)

Kevin Wiles, Premier SIPS Sales Manager

Kevin Wiles

Regional Sales Manager

Mark Yerbic, Premier SIPS Sales Manager

Mark Yerbic

Regional Sales Manager
(UT, E.NE, OK, KS, MO, IA)


Premier SIPS Projects Recognized by:

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Green Builder Top Brand
AIA Top Green Buildings
EPA Indoor Air plus
Building Systems Council
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HAVAN Canada for Housing Excellence
Housing Innovation Award winner 2020
Golden Nugget Awards
Dwell on Design Awards
Canadian Home builder Awards
Proffessional Builder Design Awards
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ProBuilder Media NHQA
Builder Mag- Builders Choice Design Awards

Explore the SIPs Portfolio

See our SIPs in action and explore our gallery of completed projects.

>The Sewanee Inn, TN

The Sewanee Inn, TN

>Moon Townhomes, WA
Award winner

Moon Townhomes, WA

>Benihana, Downey, CA

Benihana, Downey, CA

>Modern Issaquah Neighborhood, WA
Award winner

Modern Issaquah Neighborhood, WA

>Anchorage Residence, AK

Anchorage Residence, AK

>Custom Residence, AK

Custom Residence, AK

>Alakanuk School

Alakanuk School

>Apex Track Side Car Condo, AZ

Apex Track Side Car Condo, AZ


Recent Articles from Our Team

Design Professionals

System Approach to the Building Envelope

Air barrier, weather resistive barrier, continuous insulation, HERS rating, building envelope…. When did construction get so..

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Tech Talk: Building Fire Safety in Wildland-Urban Interface Zones

Premier SIPS offer fire-resistant solutions for Wildland-Urban Interface Zones, meeting all major building codes for..

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Beyond Initial Costs: Why Building with SIPs Leads to Long-Term Savings

How much do SIPs really cost? It’s complex. In construction, cost is king, but true expenses of building materials aren’t..


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Find Your Local Rep

As the oldest manufacturer in the SIPs industry, Premier’s SIP system is the proven prefabricated building envelope framing system for your next commercial or residential structure. Faster, stronger, and greener than outdated lumber framing methods, SIPs are the future of framing. Join the other thousands of structures built with SIPs, and contact the expert in your local region to get started.

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