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From the category archives: Events


ABC Spotlight 11/7/17

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 Bring your employees to join us for a night of giving thanks! Enjoy dinner with your fellow ABC Members and celebrate over 100 hoodies and 200 beanies donated to local clothing banks. Click HERE to learn more or call our office at (509) 534-0826. ABC is actively recruiting for your business! Sara Cottam, our Director of Workforce Development, attends Job Fairs on a monthly basis looking for your next hire. Click HERE to access the pool of individuals ready to start today, make sure to have your username and password ready. Skilled Worker Shortage in Spokane Check out the efforts of our member, Construction Industry Training Council of WA, working hard to educate skilled trade workers in the construction industry! HERE is an interview Ken Hill from CITC did with KHQ on the skilled worker shortage in Spokane. ABC's Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP) is a safety benchmarking and improvement tool that dramatically improves safety p ...

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Spokane Mayor's Urban Design Award Winners Announced

Spokane - October 25, 2017 Winners of the Spokane Mayor’s Urban Design Awards were announced at an event held at the Saranac Commons recognizing every new project designed and built in Spokane. The celebration of the design achievements happening throughout the City, highlighted the important opportunitities available for continued improvement of the community. “The Spokane Mayor’s Urban Design Awards recognize that every new project designed and built in Spokane is an important opportunity to continue improving the community,” said Mayor David Condon. “It’s an opportunity to recognize the important role that high-quality and thoughtful design makes on the city’s quality of life. These awards help us identify some of the successes, and thank the people behind them.” Prior to the award announcements, two design oriented nonprofits, Spokane Arts and You Express Studio, presented on their organization's work and talked about how they improve our public ...

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ABC Member Discounts

Monthly Lunch and Learn Seminars Return Next Week

Each year IPC-ABC offers Monthly Lunch and Learn Seminars for ABC Members free of charge. These seminars focus on Workers’ Compensation, Human Resource, and Safety best practices.

IPC-ABC’s upcoming Lunch and Learn will focus on Decision Making and how the smallest of decisions can have the biggest impacts when it comes to our safety in both our work and personal lives.

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Ba a 2015 Networking Host

Are you interested in hosting a networking night in October?

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Construction Career Days 2015

As one of the largest industries, the construction trades are facing a severe shortage of skilled workers. If not addressed, the shortage will increase. This will affect quality, safety, and our industry’s overall ability to compete in building the infrastructure needed by an ever-growing population. 

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Campaign to Re-Elect Cathy McMorris-Rodgers Breakfast

Your local ABC Chapter has a table at the upcoming Cathy McMorris-Rodgers Breakfast on May 27th at 7:30 a.m. If you are interested in attending the breakfast, and sitting at the ABC table, please let Talia Brestar know. Here are the details:  

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Thank You to ABC Open House Participants

Thank you very much to everyone that attended our Open House last Friday. We had a wonderful turnout and were so happy to meet with all of you and share information about our amazing new building. It is because of our ABC Members that this move was made possible. Our winners from the event are:

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2015 Meet the Generals

Want to build your business?  Then start by building relationships!

That’s exactly what ABC members did last Friday during this year’s ABC Meet the Generals event!

It all started with ABC members mingling, visiting sponsor tables and of course, debating their predictions about the outcome of the GU basketball game held that day.

Then, the “speed dating” for contractors got underway and the networking took off.

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ABC Idaho Legislative Reception Brings Voice to ABC Issues

Last evening, ABC members had an opportunity to visit with Idaho legislators at the annual ABC Idaho Legislative Reception, held this year in downtown Boise at the Brickyard restaurant.

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