Welcome to the 
Collier Building Industry Association 
 Construction B usiness I n A ction
Legislative Update - Upcoming Events 
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
CBIA-LBIA Joint Mixer
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
5:30-7:30 p.m.

 Members Only Event
$30 CBIA/LBIA
 

11170 Bonita Beach Road SE 
Bonita Springs 

To register contact nancy@cbia.net or 
call 239-436-6100.
Parade of Homes 
Awards Breakfast Tomorrow
Hilton Naples,  5111 Tamiami Trail 
8:30- 10:00 a.m.


2017 MULTI-SITE PARADE 
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 
 

 

Copper Sponsor
 

A Special "Thank You" to Hilton Naples & AV Media for being our Host Sponsors!
EARN 7 FREE CEU's
6th Edition-FL Building Code Training
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Miromar Design Center

JC Code & Construction Consultants, Inc. in partnership with FHBA, CBIA and LBIA  
offers 7.0 hours of 
Florida Building Code CEUs.  

  CBIA Spring Golf Tournament
May 12, 2017   
at The Club at Olde Cypress 

Sponsored By 


RSVP Early - Sells out fast!
Registration Deadline: April 28th 
Registration: 7:30 a.m. 
Shotgun start: 8:30 a.m.
Luncheon & Awards Ceremony
 Following Tournament 

Free play with Sponsorship  Click Here
For Registration Form 

PUT YOUR MEMBERSHIP TO WORK NOW!
 



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  
notice.  
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.
411 CODE PROGRAM 
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
GOVERNMENT/
LEGISLATIVE UPDATE
WEEK OF 2/27-3/3/17

COLLIER COUNTY UPDATES
BCC Workshop on Affordable Housing February 24, 2017.
Click Here 
 for ULI Presentation to BCC
Click here 
for List of Strategies and ULI Recommendations Chart

  
Kathy Curatolo and Bill Spinelli represent CBIA on the Collier County Housing Plan Stakeholder Group. 
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CBIA February GMM
"Challenges and Opportunities for Collier County 2017-2018.
presented by Deputy CC Manager,
Nick Casalanguida
  Click here for presentation.
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CBIA Government Affairs Presentation
"Future Planning 
Eastern Collier County"
Click here for presentation 
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To view County Monthly Report for permit and inspections statistics 
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CBIA-County Builder Round Table Wednesday  3/22/17
 3:30-4:30 p.m.  at CBIA.  
No cost to members.  Registration required:
 nancy@cbia.net 
or  call 436-6100. 
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CITY OF NAPLES UPDATES

  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.  Registration required:
nancy@cbia.net
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STATE OF FLORIDA UPDATES
FHBA Legislative Issues Update
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FGCU request State funding for Construction Management Program. Senator Passdomo is one of 3 sponsors. CBIA has requested letters of support be sent.
If you have not sent a letter and would like to do so.

Click here for letter template
Email Support Letters to:

Kathleen Passidomo: 
passidomo.kathleen.web@flsenate.gov
 
Rep Byron Donald:
 byron.donalds@myfloridahouse.gov

Rep. Bob Rommel:
 bob.rommel@myfloridahouse.gov
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NATIONAL UPDATES
Congress Moves to Overturn OSHA 
Recordkeeping Rule 

New Members

Shelley Kienzle
(239) 631-8413

Renewing Members

Affiliate: Amy Martin
(239) 774-5501

A ndrew Bringardner
(239) 261-5300

Robyn Bonaquist
(239) 593-3600

Alex Barceló
(239) 643-0105

Mark Nunnally
(239) 597-3162

John Minerva
(239) 597-9077

Shannan O'Brien
(239) 949-0200

Scott Tomberlin
(239) 231-7070

J acopo Tollot
(239) 263-5046

Gary Piipponen
(239) 597-3483

Richard Fritz
(239) 394-6161

J odi Huntoon
(239) 936-9006

Jason Dean
(239) 330-4516

Chris Seufert
(239) 481-4900

Peggy Wilson
(239) 597-9480
ANNOUNCING
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). 
MEMBERS IN THE NEWS

 
GATES  h as completed Northside Medical Plaza, a second-phase medical office building located at 1879 Veterans Park Drive in Naples. The 25,000 square foot, two-story building is a replica of medical plaza one, which GATES completed in 2010. Associates in Architecture provided the architectural design services.

S ynergy- Custom Technology Solutions
is pleased to announce Karl Fry, as a partner and Chief Operating Officer. Karl, former co-owner of Blue Kangaroo Inc, offers over 13 years of experience in the custom audio, video, and automation industry in Southwest Florida.  His expertise in creating streamline processes will be a tremendous asset to this award winning and a rapidly growing company with its headquarters in Naples, FL. 

The law firm of Woodward, Pires & Lombardo P.A. (wpl-legal.com) celebrated its 45th anniversary at a gala event held last month at Clive Daniel Home in Naples. Founded in 1971, Woodward, Pires & Lombardo P.A. is Collier County's oldest law firm, and now has 10 attorneys with offices in Marco Island and Naples.

Click here for more


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MEMBERS RECEIVE 20% DISCOUNT

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