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.

  $30 CBIA/LBIA ( Members Only Event)
Click here for registration flyer

No walk-ins accepted
email your participation to Nancy@CBIA.net
call 239-436-6100 or fax-239-436-3878

  Hosted by 
11170 Bonita Beach Road SE, 
Bonita Springs, 34135
All attendees receive a 50% off certificate for any Kinetico Water System in your personal residence or model home
Breakfast Meeting

Demographic Strategies for SW Florida's Housing Market

Presented by:
Leslie Deutch
John Burns Real Estate Consulting

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
8:30 - 10:00 a.m.
Olde Cypress Country Club
7165 Treeline Drive 

 No cost to SMC Members
$25 CBIA Members/| $50 Non-Members

  CBIA Spring Golf Tournament

May 12, 2017   

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 

Parade of Homes Winners
 Click here for list

2017 Multi Site Parade
March 10-12 & March 17-19th 

Fri. and Sat.: 10:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Sun.: 12- 5:00 p.m.
Thank You Committee
 Click here - Event Photos


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.  



Contractor Training E-Permitting

To view County Monthly Report for permit and inspections statistics 

CBIA-County Builder Round Table Wednesday  3/22/17
 3:30-4:30 p.m.  at CBIA.  
No cost to members.  Registration required:
or  call 436-6100. 


Update on City Building Department

February 2017



FHBA Legislative Highlights
Week of 3-131-17

FHBA Talking Points

FGCU request State Funding for Construction Management Program. Senator Passdomo is one of 3 sponsors. CBIA has requested letters of support be sent.  We will keep members informed as to progress

Federal NAHB

Affordable Housing LIHTC Bill Increases Allocations

New Members
Theodore E. Zynda
4277 Exchange Avenue #10
Naples, FL 34103
(239) 213-1314

Renewing Members
Mike Carr
4851 Tamiami Trail North, Suite 100
Naples, FL 34103
(239) 216-4949

Denise Williams
3573 Plover Avenue
Naples, Florida 34117
(239) 643-0490

David Strickland
4683 Laredo Avenue
Fort Myers, Florida 33905
(239) 433-3030 x1222

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 

Lely, Immokalee, and Palmetto Ridge High School Construction & Carpentry Academy students,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.  

GATES Construction renovated the existing Library at Saint John the Evangelist Catholic Church  into a new multi-purpose room named Rome. The calming color scheme plays into the types of meeting's and activities that will be held in the Rome multi-purpose room, such as bereavement receptions and small get-togethers.  This renovation proceeds a major addition project coming up at Saint John the Evangelist Catholic Church. Spring 2017, GATES will start construction on the 33,834 SF Life Center which will enable the Parish to expand its offerings to the community through persistent sports, wellness, social, and artistic programs and activities for all ages. Architectural design is being provided by Studio+.

David Kovalik, previously Executive Project Manager, is now Vice President of Project Management at DeAngelis Diamond. Kovalik has 14 years of experience and will oversee all project management throughout DeAngelis Diamond's four regional offices locations in Naples, FL, Sarasota, FL, Birmingham, AL and Nashville, TN. He will continue to work out of the Naples Headquarters and take the leadership role in managing client relationships, GMP budgets, project operations, scheduling, and financial reviews. 



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