She Rocks Her Steel-Toed Boots & Hard Hat
NAHB Professional Women in Building Week
From September 17th to the 21st, the NAHB celebrates women as a visible component of the residential construction industry and provides an occasion for members across the NAHB federation to collectively raise awareness of their contributions through activities that promote, enhance and support women within the industry.
We greatly value our female residential construction members, as well all of our
professional women members that support the local home-building industry.
Let's take a moment to celebrate and honor their unique talents and individual professional accomplishments. Thank you for being you!
Save the Date! September General Membership Meeting
Join us at
on Wednesday, September 26th, at 5:30 p.m., for the September GMM.
This month's speaker is NAHB Regional Field Representative Matt Milroy. The cost to attend is $25 per member. The event sponsor is
For more information, please visit the following links.
HURRY! Have You Made Your 2019 Home Expo Reservation?
NAHB: Recruit During the Fall Drive, Win a Trip to Napa Valley
As the official NAHB membership sponsor, Signature Kitchen Suite is offering an all-inclusive trip to Napa Valley to each of the top six Builder members who sign up the most new members during the fall membership drive.
The competition runs from Sept. 1 to Oct. 31, 2018. Builder members will compete against others from HBAs similar in size.The top two members from each category will be invited to attend and bring a guest. Learn more here.
"What Happens in IBS, Stays in IBS"
2019 NAHB International Builders' Show
is being held in Las Vegas from
February 19th to the 21st. Registration opened September 4th for the building industry's biggest event. Exhibit attendees can professionally network while experiencing construction demonstrations, exploring new products, and learning about the hottest industry trends for less expense when they register during the month of September. Save that extra money for the Blackjack and craps tables.
"The home hotel for Illinois is the Paris Hotel where we have a negotiated rate of $199 per night. Our HBAI reception will be held on February 20th at this location. Reserve your hotel room today." -- Bill Ward, HBAI Executive Vice President
68 Competitive Shooters + Counting...
Labor Day has come and gone, and the lazy summer days poolside and barbecuing are now behind us. Don't be gloomy and perk up! Autumn is in the air and it's time to get back to the great outdoors with some competitive clay shooting with friends. We're gathering together on Tuesday, September 25th, at the
Jacksonville Sportsman's Club
, at 2021 New Lake Road. An awesome group of members is already signed up...we're just waiting for you to jon us!
We now have 68 confirmed shooters and can accept 1 to 3-person registrations to add to existing incomplete shooting teams. Hurry as these spots are few and quickly filling this month! Contact Lee-Ann as soon as possible via phone and/or email.
Registration and practice commences at 1:30 p.m. and the shotgun start is at 2:30 p.m. A steak dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. and an awards ceremony will be held at 6:00 p.m.
"Hot Shot" Sponsors Still Wanted
Thank you to our generous sponsors who've already committed to this year's event:
We appreciate your dedicated support!
Sponsorship opportunities are still available ranging from $100 to $500. Here's what's on the table:
Station Sponsors (signage at stations)
Steak Dinner Sponsors
** Sponsorships also include mentions on the SAHBA website.
E-BOLT Supply: It's Tool Trading Time/No Trade-In Required
It's that time of year again -- tool trade-in time on select Milwaukee Tool Kits. SAHBA member E-Bolt is sweetening the deal to show their appreciation. No tool trade-in is required to receive the $100 discount. Now that's a heck of a deal and it's available through October 31st! For more information, please visit their website and/or contact email@example.com.
It's All About "Location Location Location."
Registration Links to SAHBA's November CAPS Classes
Member Job Openings
If you have a job opening that you'd like to promote, please send your information to SAHBA with the hiring timeframe and member contact person.
Do you have important business news to share with your fellow SAHBA members? Send professional updates, project stories, job openings, and industry networking events to Nicole@Springfieldareahba.com for inclusion in the weekly e-newsletter.
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