Welcome to the 
Collier Building Industry Association 
 Construction B usiness I n A ction
Legislative Update - Upcoming Events 
2017 CBIA Committees/Task Force Groups 
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2017 Scholarship Applications available
If you have an intern in your office who is pursuing his/her education in construction related fields, please encourage him/her to apply.   Click here for application
General Membership Meeting

 Event Sponsored By:

February 21, 2017
5:30-7:30 P.M.
$30 CBIA & NABOR Members
Table Top Sponsorship's Available
Includes 2 comp tickets, table sign & recognition at event 
(first come first serve) 
Click Here 
for sponsorship opportunities & registration flyer

Featured Presentation By
Nick Casalanguida
 Collier County Deputy  Manager
"Challenges and Opportunities 
for Collier County in 2017-2018"
Heavy Hors d' oeuvres & Cash Bar | 5:30-6:15 p.m. Networking | 6:15-7:30 p.m. Presentation

Thank You Table Top Sponsors:


Multi-Site Parade of Homes 
 POH Awards Breakfast 
Click Here    for registration flyer
March 3rd, 8:30-10 A.M.
  RSVP by: 2/24/17 
Reserve Now - Award Breakfast
Almost Sold Out!

 Naples Hilton- 5111 Tamiami Trail North

February 17-19 & 24-26
 In collaboration with iStar 
at Naples Reserve
Exclusive VIP Kick-Off Event:
February 16, 5:00-8:00 p.m. Click here for VIP invitation
Click here for Single Site Parade details 

March 10-12 and 17-19
Fri. and Sat.: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
Sun.: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Title Sponsor

Gold Sponsors


Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors 

Call for Code Interpretation

T he FHBA is proud to provide members a solution to interpreting Florida's building code through the 411 Code program. 411 Code provides members free access to Joe Belcher, an independent code consultant.
To access this valuable member benefit, 
Contact Joe Belcher at 411code@fhba.com or call 352.450.2631
As an NAHB benefit, members have access to discounts and savings opportunities offered by many top companies. All programs, rates and prices are subject to change without 
NAHB members can access each program using the co-branded links below, or   download a one-page overview of all discounts including phone numbers and program codes. 
When using these programs please identify yourself as a member of the National Association of Home Builders. 

For more information, visit www.nahb.org/ma. 
Click here for more information
NAHB E-Learning: Webinars and Online Courses
Building professionals are busy people. NAHB knows how difficult it is to make time for even the most compelling courses, seminars and workshops. It's easy to miss the learning opportunities that help you to stay abreast of the latest technologies, newly passed regulations and cost-effective ways of doing business.

NAHB offers virtual learning opportunities that are priced right and fit easily into your busy schedule.
On Demand Education Courses
Legislative Update

Collier County Updates
To view County Monthly Report for permit and inspections statistics 

January 2017 CBIA-County Builder Round Table Notes Click here

Next CBIA-County Builder Round Table meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, 2/15, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at CBIA.  No cost to members but registration required by contacting nancy@cbia.net or 
calling her at 436-6100. 

City of Naples Updates
 To view January 
CBIA-City of Naples Round Table notes

Next CBIA-City of Naples Builder Round Table is scheduled for Wednesday, 4/5/, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at CBIA.  No cost to members but registration required by contacting nancy@cbia.net

FHBA State Update
Learn the 6th Edition of the Florida Building Code 
and Earn 7 FREE CEU's
JC Code & Construction Consultants, Inc. in partnership with FHBA, CBIA and LBIA  
offers 7.0 hours of 
Florida Building Code CEUs.  

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Miromar Design Center


Click here for more information 

Florida Contractor Continuing Education FULL Package (14Hrs)
Florida Construction Laws Continuing Education (1 Hour)
Florida Lien Laws Continuing Education (1 Hour)
Florida Wind Mitigation (1 Hour)
Florida Workplace Safety and OSHA (2 Hours)
**Florida Contractor COMPLETE Package


Steve Fields, AHC
10061 Bavaria Road, Unit #2
Fort Myers, FL 33913
(239) 728-3667
Denise Ogden
        Florida Lifestyle Homes         
        14311 Metropolis Avenue, #101        
  Fort Myers, FL 33912 
          (239) 980-3054  

Douglas M. Adams
7800 Drew Circle, Suite 15
Fort Myers, FL 33967
(239) 489-1177
Bill Varian, CGR CAPS CGP
5490 Yahl Street, #16
Naples, FL 34109
(239) 514-0103
CBIA Welcomes
Lily Wilson
from Barron Collier 
High School

For Internship Website Information

DeAngelis Diamond: B.J. Brundage previously Director of Business Development, has been promoted to Vice President of Strategic Development. Peter Burlingame has been promoted to Director of Estimating, his role will oversee DeAngelis Diamond's estimating department.

GATES Construction is pleased to announce the promotion of Marco Petretta and Thomas McQueary. Mr. Petretta has been promoted from Project Director to Director of Construction & Operations. Thomas McQueary has been promoted from Senior Estimator to Director of Preconstruction & Estimating. 

Naples Reserve
The  Naples Reserve is home to CBIA's 2017 single-site Parade of Homes. Exclusive VIP Kick-off event, Feb. 15, 5-8pm. Sixteen furnished models, as well as the Island Club, will be open for tours Friday through Sunday, Feb. 17-19 and Feb. 24-26, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Learn more at www.naplesreserve.com/parade-of-homes.

W Design Naples Showroom Grand Opening, February 16th, 5:30-8:00p.m.Open to the public Monday, February 20th at our new Naples location:
1610 Trade Center Way,  Naples, FL 34109 
Hours of operation will vary,  to make an appointment, please contact us at 440-247-4474.  wdesign.com

Click here to see more
CCPS Collier County 
Career Fair & Exposition  

Building & Trades Fair

Thursday, April 27, 2017
9:00 A.M.- 1:00 P.M. 

Register Information:
 Click Here for Flyer 
At this event, Lely, Immokalee, and Palmetto Ridge High School Construction & Carpentry Academy students along with Engineering Academy Students and students seeking trades and skills job opportunities in the county, will visit display booths to discuss opportunities with local businesses. The students will also participate in hands-on demonstrations with a variety of different professionally skilled personnel within these businesses.  Participating students will range in grade levels 10 through 12. Some juniors and seniors may be immediately available for On the Job Training (OJT), Internships (summer) or employment (if they are
graduating this May). 
Advertising Opportunities

2017- 2018
Membership Directory
E&M will be contacting members in the coming weeks about advertising.

If you have any questions or would like to advertise, please contact Ryan with E&M Consulting at 239-206-1858, 
800-572-0011, or  ryand@emconsultinginc.com