Record Crowd for National Young Constructors Event in Seattle

Husky Stadium Rob McKenna Argosy Tours Mt. Everest -- all played a role in making the recent national Construction Leadership Council event in Seattle memorable! The Fall Working Weekend was co-hosted by AGC of Americas Construction Leadership Council (CLC) and AGC of Washingtons Future Leadersh...
Posted on: 09/27/2012

FLF Names Collins, O'Leary, Buchan, Ducey, DeNamur to Steering Committee

AGC’s Future Leadership Forum (FLF) welcomes these new member to its 2011 Steering Committee: Hunter Collins PCL Construction; Shawn OLeary Absher Construction; Terren Buchan GLY Construction; Kyle Ducey W.G. Clark; and Nicole DeNamur Ashbaugh Beal. Returning members are: Tim Nierman Parker Smit...
Posted on: 12/15/2010

Access to Experience: Advice from Panel of Experts

Access to Experience: Panel of Speakers and FLF AttendeesAt the AGC Education Foundation and AGC’s Future Leadership Forum’s recent event Access to Experience three panelists answered questions that ranged from their views on higher education to tips on what to remember when economic times are to...
Posted on: 10/04/2010

Bad Recipe: Input Costs Up, Finished Prices Flat

FLF members with AGC of Americas Chief Economist Ken Simonson in the middle. “If you’re in the industry now if you’ve survived to this point you have great career prospects. The construction industry will get back to average levels and you’ll be in a great position.” National AGC Economist K...
Posted on: 09/24/2010

Special Presentation for Young Professionals: Still Going through the Wringer?

Has the industry finally reached level ground or will it bump down still more? What segments are likely to turn up first? Will materials cost increases rear their ugly head anytime soon? AGC Future Leadership Forum (FLF) members are invited to a special economic presentation on Sept. 16. AGC of ...
Posted on: 09/08/2010

FLF: Join us for the 3rd Annual Mariners Game!

This year we will be watching the Mariners play against the Red Sox. The pregame party will be in the stadium on the 3rd level where hotdogs smoked barbeque chicken sandwiches and snacks will be provided. Doors for the pregame party will open at 5:10 p.m. and the game starts at 7:10 p.m. Limited ...
Posted on: 07/13/2010

Attorney General Rob McKenna Visits FLF; Watch Video Online

Video taken of Attorney General Rob McKenna at the Future Leadership Forums event on May 13 is now online. Click FLF Attorney General to go to the FLFs website the video is at the bottom of the page.
Posted on: 06/15/2010

Young Construction Pros Invited to FLF Summer Social

The Future Leadership Forum is taking over the entire Top Deck Lounge of the Eastlake Bar and Grill. Delicious buffet food will be provided so bring a date or a friend and get ready to have a good time. This is an opportunity to network with your peers reconnect with acquaintances and make new fr...
Posted on: 06/15/2010

Future Leadership Forum Kick-Off Event

AGC is pleased to announce the official launch of the Future Leadership Forum in the Central District. The forum was created as a way to develop and prepare the next generation of leaders for the future challenges of the industry. The FLF is focused on providing events centered on education pr...
Posted on: 05/27/2010

Last Call: Attorney General Rob McKenna to Speak to Future Leaders

AGC’s Future Leadership Forum (FLF) announces a very special guest for its May 13 (this Thursday) event: Attorney General Rob McKenna who will talk about issues his office is spearheading as well as emerging topics. This is a great opportunity to hear from one of Washington State’s rising polit...
Posted on: 05/11/2010

Attorney General Rob McKenna to Speak to Future Leaders

AGC’s Future Leadership Forum (FLF) announces a very special guest for its May 13 event: Attorney General Rob McKenna who will talk about issues his office is spearheading as well as emerging topics. This is a great opportunity to hear from one of Washington State’s rising political stars! FLF...
Posted on: 04/27/2010

FLF: From Project Managers to Business Developers

Challenging markets have significantly changed the role of the project manager. Now project managers need to build profitable projects while also building profitable customer relationships. Learn what best of the best project managers are doing to improve their communication skills and create las...
Posted on: 04/14/2010

Bonding, Indemnification Covered at Future Leadership Forum Event

This Thursday AGCs Future Leadership Forum (FLF) will have a presentation about construction bonding and insurance. Tim Nierman and Ben Wolfe with Parker Smith & Feek will cover: Bonding 101 - The concept of surety performance and payment bond overview indemnification and how to get a bond; I...
Posted on: 04/06/2010

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

Learning and Networking Opportunities Abound with Future Leadership Forum

The Future Leadership Forum (FLF) AGC’s program for early- and mid-career construction professionals has scheduled a full slate of events throughout the year with more in the works. Upcoming events include Hockey Night in Everett as well as Labor Relations and Bonding seminars. Visit FLF’s webp...
Posted on: 02/16/2010

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

New FLF Steering Committee Members

AGC thanks the following FLF members for agreeing to serve on the 2010 Steering Committee: Brian Antonsen McKinstry Co.; Brad Hamilton Lydig Construction Inc.; Garrick Hughes GLY Construction; Tim Nierman Parker Smith & Feek; Katie Trimpe Turner Construction Co. These new members join returni...
Posted on: 01/26/2010

Future Leadership Forum to Hear from Sen. Holmquist

Sen. Janéa Holmquist named AGC’s Legislator of the Year will meet with the FLF Nov. 17. The event also features AGC Lobbyists presenting the most significant issues of the 2010 Legislature. For example workers comp: will the legislature simply stand by with a large rate increase or will they acc...
Posted on: 11/09/2009

Future Leadership Forum to Hear from Sen. Holmquist

Sen. Janéa Holmquist named AGC’s Legislator of the Year will meet with the FLF Nov. 17. The event also features AGC Lobbyists presenting the most significant issues of the 2010 Legislature. For example workers comp: will the legislature simply stand by with a large rate increase or will they acc...
Posted on: 10/26/2009

Construction Leadership Council Fall Working Weekend

All early- and mid-career professionals working in the construction industry are invited to join the annual AGC Construction Leadership Council Working Weekend to be held Nov. 19-21 2009 in Nashville Tennessee. This event is co-sponsored by the AGC of America Construction Leadership Council AGC o...
Posted on: 10/12/2009

Green Buildings Myths, Realities, Risks and Liabilities

AGC’s Future Leadership Forum (FLF) presents this intriguing seminar on Sept. 29 to provide a closer and more objective examination of the risks along with recommendations about how to engage in a more productive but difficult discussion about green buildings. Early- and mid-career construction p...
Posted on: 09/02/2009

Future Leadership Forum Event: Economist Ken Simonson

AGC of America Chief Economist Ken Simonson visits Seattle for a discussion with the Future Leadership Forum July 13. The nationally-renown expert will present A Stimulating Time for Construction? The stimulus bill contains a wide array of spending for construction. What types of construction wi...
Posted on: 06/23/2009

National Economist, Mariners Game Slated for FLF

AGC of America Chief Economist Ken Simonson visits Seattle for a discussion with the Future Leadership Forum July 13. The nationally-renown expert will present “A Stimulating Time for Construction?” The stimulus bill contains a wide array of spending for construction. What types of construction ...
Posted on: 06/09/2009

Future Leadership Forum Hosts Panel of Legends

Learn from Legends of the Northwest Construction Industry: Jim Crutcher Allan Osberg and Chris Clark. June 2 5:30 p.m. AGC Conference Center. All early- and mid-career construction professionals from AGC member firms are invited to attend this free event. Click Panel of Legends for more info ...
Posted on: 05/27/2009

Making Every Penny Count

  On April 25 a team of 45 people came together to help restore and upgrade Northwest Harvests food bank on Cherry Street. This Rebuilding Together project involved fixing leaks painting walls building shelving and other miscellaneous tasks. Serving up to 2500 pe...
Posted on: 05/12/2009