February 2024 Newsletter - Family, Friends, Future - The Company Culture

The Marathon Companies, with a legacy spanning over six decades, stand as a testament to enduring family values that form the bedrock of the organization. The family values, beliefs, and principles have permeated various facets of the company, with key family members assuming crucial roles. President Tod Cislo has entrusted family members with the day-to-day operations, with Jake Cislo overseeing the MRP Supports division and Amanda Cislo managing logistics operations. Christian Fachko, Amandas husband, serves as a prominent lead sales representative. Tina, Tod's wife heads the board of Directors committee. The Cislo & Fachko family, deeply ingrained in the company's culture, not only guides the present but also shapes the future, extending their shared values throughout the organization

January 2024 Newsletter - Marathon Companies celebrate successful year at Annual Holiday Party

The Marathon Companies celebrated their annual Holiday Party tradition at the Mansard Inn near our offices in Orchard Park NY.  We have been doing these gatherings for over 55 years and look forward to many more. The special night was highlighted with great cocktails, appetizers and an excellent dinner enjoyed by all.

December 2023 Newsletter - Marathon Drains Utilized in Tri - Main Center Project

A message from Tim:  "I personally wanted to thank all of our Customers, REPS and Vendors for a great year we had at Marathon Roofing Products.  I’m looking forward to the upcoming holiday to spend time with family and friends.  I would also like to wish all of you a Merry Christmas and Happy and Healthy New Year.  Looking forward to a great 2024 and also your support that you have given Marathon over the years."

Marathon Celebrates The Holidays - 1st Annual Drain Hoisting Contest

The 1st annual Drain holding competition was held by Marathon to celebrate the  holidays  and a record breaking sales year for the company. Read description & view photos from this great get together!

November 2023 Newsletter - Marathon Companies invests in Tractor to prepare for Winter Season

In this edition, Marathon purchases new front loader tractor to assist with snow removal for the upcoming winter season. After two seasons with major blizzards that hit with snow totals of up to seven feet per event, it was time to add some power equipment. Also, check out our featured products & rep feature for this month!

October 2023 Newsletter - Marathon Receives Preferred Supplier Award

A Statement from President, Tod Cislo to all Staff:

“This was an amazing day for the company. Dedication, effort pays off. You all made a difference, and it is why we are honored. Take a bow you all deserve it. This is a huge thank you to all the warehouse staff as well.”


September 2023 Newsletter - Rising Sales Leads to Equipment & Technology Advancements

In this edition, Marathon sales leads to equipment & technology innovations. You can now order literature for ANY of our products! Also, check out who spotlights this months Rep Corner. You don't want to miss this!

August 2023 Newsletter - Marathon Leaders Visit Italy!

In this edition, our Marathon leaders visit Italy, Tim speaks on attending the Florida Roofing & Sheet Metal Expo and we introduce our Safety Product Line! Also, check out our employee spotlight on Alex Zdrojewski.

July 2023 Newsletter - Record Sales Month!

In this newsletter edition we introduce a new Marathon member, record breaking sales month, Ron Smigiera's Retirement & The Power of Poseidon! You don't want to miss our July 2023 Newsletter to see all new developments with Marathon Roofing Products.

After 32 years Ron Smigiera is announcing Retirement with Marathon

Ron Smigiera started with Marathon in June of 1991. A lot of things in the world has changed since then but not Ron providing  his services for Marathon. On Tuesday, June 6th 2023 we celebrated Rons Retirement at The Original Warehouse restaurant in Orchard Park. Ron was presented gifts from the staff and a retirement check from President, Tod Cislo. Rons last day of work was June 23rd 2023. Ron, a man of very few words told the group at the retirement party, “I'm really going to miss you guys”.


Marathon is one of our top 5 suppliers (out of our 200+). Besides extraordinary service, they provide quick delivery, top quality products and competitive costs. This has enabled us to work together to grow our business each year with Marathon.

— Best Materials LLC, Phoenix AZ