Welcome to the 
Collier Building Industry Association 
 Construction B usiness I n A ction
Legislative Update - Upcoming Events 
June 7, 2017

Call for Entries 

The 2017 Sand Dollar Registration information is available SandDollar.Cbia.Net
Early registration: 06/16/17 | Final registration: 06/23/17

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Sponsored by:

CBIA Summer Golf Tournament
August 4, 2017

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

Click here to see Spring Tourney photos.   

2017 Sand Dollar Awards Banquet
Saturday, September 30th

Join Us! 
To Honor All 2017 Winners

Tickets Now available.



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


July 27-28, 2017

Join association members  July 27-28, 2017 in Kissimmee, Florida for the largest regional building industry trade show in the Southeast! "SEBCville: Building in Paradise" will include Residential and Commercial Construction Educational Sessions, a two-day Expo Hall, and lots of fun filled and sandy social events. This is your opportunity to make personal connections with leading industry professionals by meeting face-to-face with over 250 manufacturers and suppliers showcasing an astounding array of innovative products. Visit www.sebcshow.com to learn more!

During SEBC, you will have access to:




Learn about the latest home design trends and how automation is changing the building industry; complete your CILB CEU requirement with a total of 14 CEUs including all required CEUs; and learn how to market your business and increase your bottom line at dynamic professional development, business management, and sales and marketing courses.


Expo Hall

 The premier building industry Expo Hlall in the southeast showcases an impressive array of innovative products from construction, marketing, and equipment suppliers including Delta Faucet Co., PGT Industries, PPG Paints and many more.



Join us for SEBCville networking opportunities, where you can connect with colleagues and business partners from the Southeast. Find your lost shaker of salt and repair your blown-out flip flop, as we pay tribute to the laid-back beach lifestyle established by the famous musician, Jimmy Buffet. 




Click here for more information


Builder Round Table notes of 5/30/17 meeting with:
 North Collier and Greater Naples Fire Districts  Click here.

To view County Monthly Report for permit and inspections statistics 

CBIA-CCGM Builder Round Table
Next Meeting: June 21, 2017
3:30-4:30 p.m. at CBIA
To register contact nancy@cbia.net
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City Statistics-May 2017
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FHBA 2017 Bill Synopsis

Florida Statute Requires Builder to 
list license number(s) on all marketing materials.

New Members
Michael Hajjar
22 10th Street South
Naples, FL 34102
(239) 643-4010

Douglas Meschko, MBA, ALC
10471 Ben C Pratt Six Mile Cypress Parkway, 402
Fort Myers, FL 33966
(239) 489-4066

Justin Bell
2645 Davis Boulevard
Naples, FL 34104
(239) 263-2400

Michael Panster
2900 Horseshoe Drive South #1400
Naples, FL 34104
(239) 302-5700

Brandie Dickerson
17001 Alico Commerce Court #401
Fort Myers, FL 33967
(239) 895-2058

Renewing Members
Ryan Benson
1175 1st Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
(239) 261-0310

Jennifer A. Stark
8805 Tamiami Trail North   #323
Naples, FL 34108
(239) 330-4390

Leaetta Davidson
4365 Radio Road, Suite 201
Naples, FL 34108
(239) 434-6060

Stephanie Gray
3960 Via Del Rey
Bonita Springs, FL 34134
(239) 949-2405

Brad Havemeier
4100 Goodlette Road North
Naples, FL 34103
(239) 261-3646

Chris Shucart
2614 Tamiami Trail North, Suite 615
Naples, FL 34103
(239) 289-3143

Lisa Lovetto
938 3rd Avenue North, Suite A
Naples, FL 34102
(239) 434-2020

Scott Levy
1035 Collier Center Way, Suite 5
Naples, FL 34110
(239) 908-0505

Ronald Waldrop
28100 Bonita Grande Drive, #305
Bonita Springs, FL 34135
(239) 405-7777

Members in the News

May marked an exciting achievement for Collier County, as our community officially earned the national distinction as a National Wildlife Federation Certified Community Wildlife Habitat. This was a four-year effort spearheaded by one of Keep Collier Beautiful's board members, Luwana Milner, to engage residents in creating backyard ecosystems. Waste Management is proud to be a founding partner of Keep Collier Beautiful and support its ongoing mission to protect and beautify Collier County!

Collins & DuPont Design Group is excited to announce the completion of their newest model in partnership with Harbourside Custom Homes in Fiddler's Creek of Naples. Designed by Alina Dolan, Allied ASID, this model home is a great blend of rustic contemporary design - a twist on Florida style living. The model is currently on the market and ready for immediate occupancy. Photos of the model home can be seen on the Collins & DuPont Houzz website at www.houzz.com/projects/2515663/aviano-model-at-fiddlers-creek-naples

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 homebuilder Frey & Son Homes is celebrating its 45th anniversary this year. Frey & Son Homes has been building homes in Cape Coral, Marco Island and throughout Southwest Florida since 1972, and Founder, Bill Frey holds one of the oldest active general contracting licenses in the area.

GATES Construction announced the addition of Frank Fiorello as senior project manager. Fiorello is responsible for the overall project coordination from the pre-construction and permitting stage through to owner occupancy. Fiorello has more than 20 years of experience in the construction industry with a wide variety of project types and particular expertise in healthcare, education and retail construction. Fiorello received his Bachelor of the Arts degree from Texas A&M University.

Neal Communities moved up two spots to the No. 43 position on Builder Magazine's Builder 100: The 2017 List, an annual ranking of the best homebuilders in the nation. Neal Communities increased its ranking from No. 45 last year, with 1,129 closings and nearly $415 million in gross revenue in 2016.

Pulte Home Corporation/Pulte Home Company LLC purchased vacant land from Airport Pulling Orange Blossom, LLC located at 7501 Airport Road N. in Naples, for $10 million. David J. Stevens, CCIM, and Clint L. Sherwood, CCIM, of Investment Properties Corp., and Andrew Saluan of AJS Realty, negotiated the transaction.

Stevens Construction has completed construction management services for a 26,000-square-foot NCH Healthcare Creekside medical suite, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Located at 1285 Creekside Blvd. E., the medical office features endoscopy, orthopedic services, pulmonary services, outpatient physical therapy, wound healing and hyperbaric chamber therapy. 

Weber Design Group welcomed a new project manager to its Naples- and Palm Beach-based architectural design company. Benjamin Stephens hails from Kalamazoo, Michigan, and studied architecture at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, Michigan. Stephens brings four years of commercial and retail architecture experience.