Surviving and Thriving - 50 Ideas to Help Contractors Win

At the April 20 Seattle District Membership Breakfast meeting hear Cynthia Paul Managing Director FMI Corp speak about what best-of-class contractors are doing to compete and win in today’s economy. Learn 50 ideas that will help you build a winning company in this changing market. Harvest ideas...
Posted on: 04/14/2010

What Are Thieves Stealing from Contractors Now!?!?

As much as $5 billion worth of materials tools and equipment from construction sites is lost to thieves annually. Thieves have become bolder breaking into construction sites to make off with copper pipes and wiring siding lumber and more. Learn what is being targeted for theft at your site and t...
Posted on: 04/14/2010

HR Roundtable Presents Rebound 2010 -- Engineering Team Recovery

As we navigate tough times a smart organization considers a fresh look fresh energy and an adjusted plan of action. Presented April 27 at noon by the HR Roundtable Rebound 2010 provides an opportunity for every team member to understand recent impacts to existing goals six stages of common-sense ...
Posted on: 04/14/2010

AGC to Help Keep Volunteers Safe

AGC’s Safety Department will be helping to ensure that Rebuilding Together Seattle volunteers stay safe at their work sites on Spring Rebuilding Day 2010. AGC Safety Director Mandi Kime says “I am excited to get to spend a day looking out for the safety of volunteers who are giving their time to...
Posted on: 04/14/2010

Blue Book Showcase April 13

The Blue Book GC Showcase is a free networking event designed to bring together subcontractors and suppliers with the companies that need their services. In addition to bridging the gap between buyers and sellers the showcase will feature educational sessions on topics such as: Free tools you may...
Posted on: 04/06/2010

Discount for AGC Members at Energy-Facilities Conference

WSU Extension Energy program is hosting the Energy-Facilities Connection Conference in Leavenworth WA May 12-14. This is a well attended established annual event drawing top-flight professionals from state school district college university municipality tribal private and non-profit sectors. AGC...
Posted on: 04/06/2010

Deadline Looms: Get your Build WA Award Apps in by March 22!

We know you’re out there because we’ve been getting your calls with questions about the application. But now it’s time to finalize the copy and send in those submittals for the AGC Build Washington Awards sponsored by Moss Adams. Don’t forget all the main categories: Construction Safety Servic...
Posted on: 03/16/2010

Blue Book Showcase April 13, 3-7 p.m., Qwest Field

The Blue Book GC Showcase is a free networking event designed to bring together subcontractors and suppliers with the companies that need their services. In addition to bridging the gap between buyers and sellers the showcase will feature educational sessions on topics such as: Free tools you may...
Posted on: 03/16/2010

FLF: Last Call for Silvertips vs. Thunderbirds Hockey Game

Friday March 12 - Everett Comcast Arena - 7 p.m. - $15 per person includes game ticket and after-game food at the Tailgater. Hurry and register today to reserve your seat. After the game we will head across the street for food and drinks - $1 beers and $2 wells. Come relax network with FLFers an...
Posted on: 02/23/2010

Future Leadership Forum's First Event of the Year - Hockey!

AGC invites early- and mid-career construction professionals to join its FLF group on Friday March 12 7 p.m. at the Everett Comcast Arena for a Silvertips game against the Seattle Thunderbirds. Bring your spouse or guest and be ready to have a great time. Registration for this event will include ...
Posted on: 02/09/2010

2010 Fort Lewis/NW Federal Construction Seminar in Tacoma

On Feb. 10 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the AGC office in Tacoma (942 Pacific Ave.) the Army Corps of Engineers will present upcoming construction opportunities at Fort Lewis and other federal facilities. Don’t miss an opportunity to hear from the new Corps of Engineers Seattle District Contracting Chi...
Posted on: 01/26/2010

Unheard of Room Rates at Hyatt for AGC Annual Convention

Want value? How about $89 per night for a room at the spectacular Hyatt Regency Bellevue? Yes! Attendees at AGC’s Annual Convention can have that rate from Jan. 21-23. Stay at the Hyatt and enjoy the fine dining shopping and nightlife that beautiful downtown Bellevue has become famous for! Click ...
Posted on: 01/05/2010

Let Your Voice be Heard! Attend AGC's Lobby Day Jan. 26 in Olympia

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to meet face-to-face with legislators who will be making decision on workers’ comp reform infrastructure investments sales tax permit changes and more. The event begins at noon in AGC’s Olympia office for lunch and a briefing on the issues followed by meetings w...
Posted on: 01/05/2010

Attorney General Rob McKenna Featured at AGC Annual Convention

Attend lunch at the AGC Annual Convention and hear from one of the most widely respected public officials in the state! Attorney General Rob McKenna will share his views of how the state can dig its way out of the current budgetary and the importance of infrastructure investments to economic deve...
Posted on: 01/05/2010

AGC-WSDOT Annual Meeting Jan. 7

AGC members are invited to attend the AGC/WSDOT Joint Cooperative Committee annual meeting in Fircrest WA. Highlights include a discussion of WSDOT’s tolling plans the federal and state legislative outlooks environmental updates and more. Click AGC/WSDOT annual meeting for details and registration.
Posted on: 01/05/2010

Leading Through Turbulent Times Presented at AGC Annual Convention

This year’s Annual Convention at the Hyatt in Bellevue features eleven enlightening break-out sessions. One of those is a special presentation by experts from the Disney Institute. You will learn to lead with vision while managing with discipline create and sustain a high performance culture enha...
Posted on: 12/22/2009

Registration Open for AGC's Annual Convention

It’ll be unlike any convention the AGC of Washington has produced in recent memory so don’t miss out! The event features 11 educational and leading edge breakout sessions lunch with Attorney General Rob McKenna invaluable networking at the Berntson Porter reception and plenty of fun at the Stanis...
Posted on: 12/08/2009

Save the Date: AGC Annual Convention is Jan. 22

Disney…Business Development…Bowling…Sound Transit…Champagne…Safety…Attorney General…BIM…What do these have in common? Find out at the AGC of WA Annual Convention Jan. 22 2010 at the Bellevue Hyatt (great room rates will be available). We will have eleven top-notch educational breakout sessions…an...
Posted on: 11/18/2009

WACA Economic Luncheon Nov. 13

Washington Aggregates and Concrete Association invites all members of the construction industry to attend this popular event. Presenters will cover national regional and state economic indicators forecasts and trends. Click WACA Luncheon for details.
Posted on: 11/09/2009

Attend Federal Construction Outlook, Get Free Registration for Protests Seminar

The Navy Facilities Command NW Corps of Engineers GSA Coast Guard FAA and the National Park Service present their projects for the next three years Nov. 5. Click Federal Facilities for details. Members who register for this briefing will be offered free registration for the AGC of America Federa...
Posted on: 10/26/2009

WACA Economic Luncheon Nov. 13

Washington Aggregates and Concrete Association invites all members of the construction industry to attend this popular event. Presenters will cover national regional and state economic indicators forecasts and trends. Click WACA Luncheon for details.
Posted on: 10/26/2009

Federal Agencies to Present Project Lists Nov. 5

Navy Facilities Command NW Corps of Engineers GSA Coast Guard FAA and the National Park Service will present their projects for the next three years at AGC’s annual meeting with these agencies. Other topics include Buy America LEED and compliance requirements for stimulus projects. Register Fede...
Posted on: 10/13/2009

From Concept to Completion: Experience the Virtue of VDC at Free Event

Join industry professionals as they gather to address the value of Virtual Design and Construction to experience projects before they become real. Learn how architects engineers contractors and subcontractors win business by using VDC. This Oct. 15 event is co-sponsored by AGC and free to members...
Posted on: 09/28/2009

Viaduct and Seawall Replacement Program Contracting Event

WSDOT is hosting a voluntary pre-advertisement meeting to discuss the next contract for the Stage 2 contract (road and bridge construction). Learn more and talk with the project team on Oct. 8 9 to Noon. Click WSDOT Event for details.
Posted on: 09/28/2009

How Social Media Marketing Can Grow Your Company

Curious about what social media marketing tools are and how they could be used to grow your business? AGC presents this leading edge seminar on Sept. 23 8 to 10 a.m. in the AGC Conference Center in Seattle. Topics to be covered include: What is social media marketing and why should you care abou...
Posted on: 09/15/2009