AGC Houston Launches New Program To Develop Next Generation Of Leaders
Beginning in September, AGC Houston is launching Leadership AGC, an immersive development program designed for current young and emmerging construction industry leaders. Endorsed by the AGC Houston Board of Directors, a limited group of 20 participants will be selected. To learn more and to apply, click here.
Black Hawk DownHero To Speak At Midyear Meeting AGC Houston is excited to announce that First Sergeant Matt Eversmann, decorated hero of the epic film Black Hawk Down, will be guest speaker at the Midyear Meeting on July 22, 2014 at the Junior League of Houston. Sgt. Eversmann will share his harrowing story of survival which took place in 1993 when an elite group of American Rangers and Delta Force soldiers were sent to Somalia. In addition, the AGC Safety Excellence Awards will be honoring all member companies that participated in the Safety Stand Down event during June 2-6. To register and for sponsorship opportunities, click here.
AGC Supports Nationwide Safety Stand Down With OSHA June 2-6, 2014
AGC Houston and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration partnered to promote Fall Protection during the 2014 Safety Stand Down June 2-6, 2014. Multiple construction organizations supported this industry-wide effort to emphasize and promote jobsite safety throughout the nation. Thanks to all who took part in the event! Stay tuned for photos.
Save The Date For The APEX 11 Awards Gala on September 13, 2014. Thank you to everyone who submitted projects for the APEX 11 Awards! Winning projects will be honored and featured in an industry celebration on September 13, 2014. Stay tuned for more details about the event.
Thank you to the 62 AGC and AIA foursomes that teed it up on the Champions Golf Club Monday, April 28, 2014 for the annual tournament. In its 19th year, the tournament drew golfers representing the design and build industry as well as owners. Held on two courses, the tournament benefited three charities: the ACE Mentor Program Houston, Inc., Dream Catchers Stables, and The Summerhouse. View photos here.
Patrick J. Kiley Excellence In Leadership Awards $45,000 In Scholarships Thanks to the Patrick J. Kiley Excellence in Leadership Awards, seven Houston-area college-bound and university students received a total of $45,000 to pursue degrees in a construction-related discipline. The annual event honor the recipients on Wednesday, April 30 at the HESS Club and featured guest speaker Jim Furr, Managing Principal, Gensler. To see photos of the event, click here.