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Area Educators Attend Breakfast & Expo Outreach & Recruitment Event

Breakfast & Expo, Coordinators’ Roundtable

On Wednesday, April 13th, the Miami Valley Building Trades Apprenticeship Group held its Annual Breakfast & Expo at the Electricians Conference Center.  40 Educators attended the event to gather information to take back to students regarding viable career pathways in the Construction Industry through apprenticeship training. Randy Fox, Executive Director, AGC, West Central Ohio Division, opened the program with…

Educators Breakfast & Expo, April 13, 2016, 8:00-11:30 AM

2015 Breakfast and Expo, Coordinators Q&A

The MV Building Trades Apprenticeship Group will hold its annual Breakfast & Expo for High School Counselors, Educators, & Coaches on Wednesday, April 13, 2016, 8:00 – 11:30 AM.  It will be held at the Dayton Electricians Conference Center. Planned speakers include:  Patrick Reardon, OH Department JFS, OSAC, Tony Trapp, UVCTC, and Bob Verhoff, Tri-C Community…

SWO Carpenters Open House, April 19

Carpenters Open House, Concrete Contest

The SWO Carpenters has scheduled an Open House on Tuesday, April 19th, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM.  It is scheduled on its Monroe Campus located at 361 Breaden Drive, Monroe 45050.  There is no charge to attend and lunch will be provided. The Carpenters will have tours of the training facility, skills exhibits, and an…

Fifty+ Attend Joint AGC/CSI/AIA Dayton Meeting on Drones/UAVs

Joint Meeting 2016, (2)

Fifty five Members of AGC, West Central Ohio Division, the Dayton/Miami Valley Chapter of CSI, and AIA Dayton met together on Tuesday, March 15th to hear a presentation on “Drones/UAVs in Design & Construction.  The meeting was held at Woolpert, with James Dobroszi and Aaron Lawrence leading the discussion.    

Joint Associations Meeting – JAM, March 23

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The first Joints Associations Meeting (JAM) will be held on Wednesday, March 23rd, 5:30 – 8:00 PM.  It will be held at the Racquet Club located at 40 N. Main Street, Dayton 45423.  There is no charge to attend, however it is a Cash Bar. JAM is a new region wide networking event to bring…

AGC, West Central Ohio Division Hosts Membership Meeting

Member Mtg, Feb 2016 Group (1)

The AGC, West Central Ohio Division held a Membership Meeting on Thursday, February 18, 2016.  Mike Ledbetter, Ledbetter Parisi LLC, presented “Multiemployer Pension Relief Act of 2014 – Suspension Options for Deeply Troubled Pension Plans.”  The meeting was attended by AGC, West Central Ohio Member Contractors and Union Trustees.            

MV Building Trades Apprenticeship Group Attends Construction Career Fair

Job Fair 2016, Group

The MV Building Trades Apprenticeship Group was well represented at the 3rd Annual Construction Career Fair held on Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 3:00-6:00 PM, held at the Dayton Convention Center.  The Career Fair was sponsored by Ohio Means Jobs. With the improving construction project outlook and demand for skilled workers, it is important for the Group…