Welcome to the 
Collier Building Industry Association 
 Construction B usiness I n A ction
Legislative Update - Upcoming Events 
June 28, 2017

Call for Entries - CLOSED
Event is Sold-Out.

CBIA Summer Golf Tournament
August 4, 2017
5 foursomes remain available.

Tiburon Golf Club

Sponsors to Date:
Title Sponsor:

Eagle Sponsor:
Wayne Automatic Fire Sprinklers 
Beverage Sponsor: 
Mark's Cabinetry
Birdie Sponsors: 
California Closets
 HBK CPAs & Consultants
 Stock Development
Bag Sponsor:  
SW FL Creative Group
Water Sponsor:  
Kinetico Water Systems
Snack Sponsor:
Cordova Cleaning Services

Click here to see Spring Tourney photos.   

2017 Sand Dollar Awards Banquet
Saturday, September 30th
Title Sponsor

Mermaid Sponsor
Coral Sponsors
Coastal Home & Dec or
Collins & DuPont Interior Design Group
Naples Daily News
The Ronto Group, Inc.

Decor Sponsor
Home & Design

Nautilus Sponsors
Big Island Builders, Inc.
Clive Daniel Home
D.R. Horton
Ferguson Enterprises
Hilton Naples
International Design Source
Juniper Landscaping
Naples Lumber & Supply Co.
Statewide Window Treatments
Stock Development
The Lykos Group, Inc.
Toll Brothers
W Design

Sea Turtle Sponsor
2-10 Home Buyers Warranty
Florida Weekly

Dolphin Sponsors
iStar/Naples Reserve
Jinx McDonald Interior Designs, Inc.
JR Evans Engineering, PA
Pacifica Interior Design
Peninsula Construction and Engineering
Wegman Design Group
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage

Star Fish Sponsors
Cinnabar Design
Cordova Cleaning Services Inc.
Minto Communities
Robb & Stucky
Soco Interiors
Suzanne Costa Interiors
Vogue Interiors
Whirlpool Corporation

Awards Sponsor
SWFL Marketing Group

Photography Sponsor
Soaring Lens


Money-saving discounts that benefit you,
your business and your family!




Click here for more information


To view County Monthly Report for permit and inspections statistics 

Blower Door Testing Goes into Effect 
July 1, 2017

CCGM Blower Testing Bulletin


______________________ _______


CBIA has convened CityView Task Force to assist  in implementing CityView  in the City of Naples.  Members will 
work with Craig Mole 
(Naples Building Official 
over the next several month.
Click here for notes of our 
initial meeting.



HB 1021
Building Codes Bill 
signed by Governor Scott.
for  Bill summary.

Exemption of Blower Testing for Remodelers in the 6th edition of Building Codes

New Members

Horst Waldbauer
24426 Sand Hill Boulevard
Punta Gorda, FL 33983
(813) 415-4355

Alicia Renner
999 Vanderbilt Beach Road
Naples, FL 34109
(239) 470-5325

Karen Larson
207 Broad Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
(630) 817-0029

Shelley McCormick
8158 Natures Way, #23
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202
(203) 545-7091

Lisa Kahn
1025 1st Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
(239) 261-2414

Matthew Lombardo
7200 Bucks Lane
Fort Myers, FL 33912
(239) 634-5477

Chris Spiro
2286 West First Street
Fort Myers, FL 33901
(239) 481-5511

Douglas NelsonTier Electric of Central Florida, Inc.

4172 Corporate Square, Suite B
Naples, FL 34104
(239) 659-4444

Renewing Members

Steve Lawson
28620 North Diesel Drive
Bonita Springs, FL 34135
(239) 949-5991

Leslie Sherman
1004 Collier Center Way, Suite 200
Naples, FL 34110
(239) 593-5533

Nick Kouloheras
11145 Tamiami Trail East
Naples, FL 34113
(239) 775-0036

Carla DeMarco
11152 Palmetto Ridge Drive
Naples, FL 34110
(239) 599-5654

Brian D. Idle
1610 Trade Center Way, Suite 5
Naples, FL 34109
(239) 631-2332

Anthony Fortino
780 5th Avenue South, Suite 200
Naples, FL 34102
(239) 272-2144

Stevan Brinkert
134 Moorings Park Drive
Naples, FL 34105
(239) 261-2415

Members in the News

Conditioned Air Corp  of Naples announced that it has received a Top 20 Pro Partner Award from Rheem Manufacturing Company. The designation recognizes Conditioned Air as a top contractor in the United States for demonstrating superior dedication to the sale, installation and service of Rheem HVAC products during 2016. Our team was proud to accept this award at the first-ever national Rheem Pro Partner Conference in Las Vegas as it recognizes our mutual commitment to outstanding performance, sales and customer service," said Theo Etzel, III, CEO for Conditioned Air.

Local general contractor DeAngelis Diamond has recently completed the renovation of accident survivor Danielle Hagmann's home to be wheelchair accessible. In April of this year, Hagmann was driving on I-75 north of Fort Myers, FL. She stopped to help an accident victim and while helping, was struck by another vehicle from behind, severing both of her legs. Hagmann's medical bills are expected to reach $2 million throughout her lifetime, with the immediate need of two prosthetic legs, a powered wheelchair, therapy, medical care, and a renovation of her house to make it wheelchair accessible.

GATES Construction is pleased to announce the addition of Mark Card as Principal of the GATES Sarasota office. Card has over three decades of experience in the construction industry; much of it in Sarasota and the surrounding counties. Prior to joining GATES, Card owned and operated Storie Construction Group, a successful General Contracting and Construction Management firm also headquartered in Sarasota. In his new role as Principal for GATES, he oversees and supports all of its client relationships including preconstruction, construction, and overall customer experience.

Insurance and Risk Management Services, Inc. has announced that Donna Engel has satisfied the educational requirements of the National Alliance for Insurance Education and Research to earn the CISR designation.  Donna is the Service Department Manager in the Business Insurance Division.  Mrs. Engel has worked at IRMS for 15 years and has 19 years of experience in the insurance industry.

Minto Communities was recognized with six awards from ideal-LIVING magazine's second annual 2017 "Best of the Best" awards showcased in their Summer 2017 edition. Nominations were submitted, and the magazine's editorial committee then researched and chose those communities they felt best represented the spirit of each category. 

Paolette Matute has joined Wilson Creative Group (WCG) as digital marketing coordinator today announced Peggy Wilson, CEO and founder of the award-winning advertising and marketing agency. As WCG's digital marketing coordinator, which is a new position, Matute will manage clients' social media presence on platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat.