M. Gottfried, Inc. was named a Certified Environmentally Responsible Contractor (CERC) on February 5, 2021. This certification is awarded to contractors who proactively mitigate their environmental risks through proper training and back their work with proper insurance. CERCs are leading the construction industry with properly trained employees, which enhances their reputation with clients and the communities they work in, outshining their competition.

M. Gottfried, Inc. specializes in the following roofing services:

New construction roofing

New construction waterproofing

Architectural sheet metal work

Metal roofing

Roof leak repairs

Roof maintenance


Founded in 1946, M. Gottfried, Inc. is a third-generation family owned roofing contractor business located in Stamford, Connecticut. Having worked with a variety of general contractors, building owners and property managers, the company has developed a reputation for their attention to detail and making sure their contracts are fulfilled with the highest level of professionalism.

Over the last 76 years, M. Gottfried, Inc. has worked on a number of projects, each with their own unique sets of challenges, which the company deftly handled with the utmost care and prioritization of quality work.

Gottfried, Inc.’s president, David Lederman, is the third in his family to manage the business, and prides himself on the caliber of work his employees demonstrate both when interacting with clients and when interacting with the jobsite.

"We’re excited to become a Certified Environmentally Responsible Contractor. Not only does M. Gottfried, Inc. prioritize following protocol, but we also value sustainable business practices. Being aligned with CERC is a great way to showcase these values to both current and future clients.

David LedermanPresident

Through their dedication to keeping up with current industry issues, trends and building codes, along with their attention to details on the jobsite, M. Gottfried, Inc. is a valuable member of the CERC community.


For more information, visit: https://mgottfried.com/

About CERC

Certified Environmentally Responsible Contractors (CERC) is a certification program that aims to promote environmentally responsible contractors by helping them stand out from lesser-qualified competition and win more bids. Contractors can become certified when managing their environmental risks by securing broadened pollution insurance and by appropriately training their employees. Training may include OSHA required training, industry-wide standard practices, and/or Pollution Prevention Practices provided by Environmental Risk Professionals.

About Environmental Risk Professionals

Environmental Risk Professionals is an environmental consulting firm with a team of experienced and committed experts determined to help companies minimize pollution claims. Through Pollution Prevention Practices, Operation and Maintenance Plans and other services, Environmental Risk Professionals helps businesses understand their risk exposures and in turn, mitigate potential claims and effects on the environment. Learn more about Environmental Risk Professionals by visiting envriskpros.com