Title: LBM Technology Webinar Series – Part 3: Outdoor Living Solutions Software
Date: Tuesday, March 07, 2023
Time: 11:00 AM PT
Duration: 1 Hour

This webinar has already taken place. A recording of the webinar will be available here, typically within one day.


Join us for Part 3 of our LBM Technology Webinar Series featuring our Outdoor Living Solutions design software. Be a differentiator in your market by helping your customers build their dream outdoor structure with Deck Planner Software™, Pergola Planner Software™ and Fence Planner Software™.

Michael Heisler and Kenny Redman will walk you through how our Software Licensing Packages allow you to supplement outdoor structure products with state-of-the-art software that helps homeowners, DIYers and professional builders design outdoor structures as beautiful as they are strong.

Michael Heisler has over 36 years in software development, retail, and implementation strategy for outdoor living software. He is currently responsible for the overall guidance and creation of the Outdoor Living Solutions software. Prior to joining Simpson Strong-Tie, Michael was responsible for the creation, conversion and overall strategic guidance for ensuring consistency across all consumer facing software for a building and product manufacturer.

Kenny Redman has been with Simpson Strong-Tie for over 15 years. He is currently overseeing the software development for the Outdoor Living Solutions software and design tools. Along with the development team, he also works directly with the QA, Support, Engineers and the Sales teams. Kenny has always been interested in outdoor construction and design. Prior to college, Kenny built and repaired pools, patios and decks.

Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions.

After attending this webinar, you should be able to see how our Software Licensing Packages can help:

  • Increase sales and margins
  • Drive customer traffic to your websites
  • Complete bills of materials or takeoff lists
Continuing education credits will be offered for this webinar. Participants can earn one professional development hour (PDH) for attending. Contact training@strongtie.com with any questions.


Director, Outdoor Living Solutions
Simpson Strong-Tie
Software Product Manager
Simpson Strong-Tie