Thomas Denig Portrait

Thomas Denig


Mr. Denig was a lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corps before joining Trus Joist Corporation in 1974. He has served as a sales representative and sales management positions, including Western Division Manager, and Vice President of Eastern Operations. In 1990, he became President of Trus Joist Corporation, and in 1995 moved to President and CEO of TJ International, Inc., parent company of Trus Joist Corporation. TJ International was acquired by Weyerhaeuser Company in February, 2000. Mr. Denig served as President of Trus Joist, a Weyerhaeuser Business until his retirement in May, 2005. Mr. Denig currently serves as a director of JM Huber Engineered Wood and Bridgewell Resources LLC.

Kurt Liebich Portrait

Kurt Liebich

Chairman of the Board & CEO

Mr. Liebich joined Trus Joist in 1994 as a Corporate Finance Manager. Kurt served in numerous roles, including Production Manager of the Stayton facility, VP of Marketing for Trus Joist, and Vice President of Commercial and Industrial Operations. In early 2005, Kurt succeeded Tom Denig as Vice President of Trus Joist and stepped down as Vice President of Marketing for iLevel (Weyerhaeuser’s Wood Products division) in 2007. Mr. Liebich serves as a trustee for the Riverstone International School, Director of the Lee Pesky Learning Center, and Director of Project Lead the Way. Additionally he serves on the Board of Directors for RedBuilt LLC, New Wood Resources LLC and Erickson Construction.

Don Schwabe Portrait

Don Schwabe


Mr. Schwabe has over 25 years of experience in the wood products industry. Don joined Trus Joist in 1994 and served in a variety of roles , including sales and product management, prior to becoming the Marketing Director for Trus Joist/Weyerhaeuser 2003-2011, and Director of U.S. Sales for Trus Joist products from 2011-2014. In 2015 Don joined the RedBuilt team as Chief Marketing Officer. Don also holds a Masters Degree in Management from Georgia Institute of Technology.

Bruce Murphy Portrait

Bruce Murphy

Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President

Mr. Murphy began his career with Trus Joist/Weyerhaeuser in 1982. He served in accounting and finance management roles in numerous Trus Joist divisions, multiple manufacturing facilities, International Operations and several merger and acquisition projects. He has over 30 years of experience in the engineered wood products industry.

Ted Osterberger Portrait

Ted Osterberger

Vice President of Operations

Mr. Osterberger joined Trus Joist/Weyerhaeuser in 1995. He has served in various technical positions within the company, including technical support, research and development and Manager of Product Applications at the Weyerhaeuser’s Corporate Technology Center. His prior position was Senior Vice President of Engineering for Commercial Resources, responsible for product quality and technical support for all commercial applications.

Randy Ruim Portrait

Randy Ruim

Vice President of Marketing And Business Development

Mr. Ruim joined Trus Joist as a sales representative in 1981. He held a number of sales representative and management positions, including Canadian Prairie Region Sales Manager, Northwest and Western Region Sales Manager and Northwest Region General Manager. In 2005, Mr. Ruim succeeded Kurt Liebich as the V.P./General Manager of Commercial Sales for the iLevel Trus Joist Commercial Business.

Brent Vezzoso Portrait

Brent Vezzoso

Vice President of IT and Business Intelligence

Mr. Vezzoso joined RedBuilt earlier this year and has more than 19 years leading organizations in the area of enterprise IT management, services sales and support delivery.

Jason Weber Portrait

Jason Weber

Vice President of Sales

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“The 951” in Downtown Boise

All wood. Mid-rise. Mixed use.


Floor Vibration: An Everyday Thing

Our floor at home is designed for a live load of 40 pounds per square foot. I’ve never actually seen 40 pounds on each square foot of it, not all at once. None of us do. On my floor there’s just a scattering of chairs and tables and two useless cats.


Scissor Trusses Offer Aesthetic Appeal

An old gas station site is revitalized into a new one-story retail space on a busy corner in Watertown, Massachusetts. The combination of RedBuilt’s Red-S™ trusses and superior customer service proved to be a winning combination for Architect Douglas Annino.


The Red Badger Award

Persistence in problem solving. Never giving up. Doing whatever it takes to service the needs of the customer. These are “Badger-like” behaviors that exemplify RedBuilt™ associates who win the annual Red Badger award.


What’s the difference? Pin vs Plated Trusses

Never fear, RedBuilt is here to help you better understand the differences in pin vs. metal-plated trusses.


White Paper: Strut Bracing

Next time you see bundles of what looks like truss webs delivered with your RedBuilt™ open-web trusses, make sure your contractor understands the purpose and installs them—strut bracing is there for their safety.