The ABC Carolinas Chapter offers its membership the opportunity to get more out of their connection with Associated Builders & Contractors by serving as a volunteer on one or more of our Chapter Committees. If you would like more information on Committee participation, please contact any Regional Membership Director.
Strategic Planning Committees:
Is one of your job responsibilities networking for your business? Serving on the Membership Committee could be a perfect opportunity for you. The Membership Committee is dedicated to providing Chapter programming information to current members and identifying new members who would benefit from joining ABC. The Membership Committee also assists staff with planning activities and with check-in at our events to welcome attending members.
Government Affairs Committee
Our Government Affairs Committee work closely with our GA Director to establish and nurture relationships with local government and State legislators on key issues facing the industry. The Committee encourage National & State PAC contributions, as well as planning & attending our annual ‘Hard Hat Day’ events at the State Capitols in North Carolina and South Carolina.
Special Events Committees
Committees are formed each year in Council areas to assist the Chapter staff in planning and implementing meaningful and informative events to add value to your ABC membership.
Workforce Development Committees:
Safety Education Committee
The Safety Education Committee consists of safety professionals and consultants, and share best practices, lessons learned, and go on site visits to discuss the safety issues at each site. The committee works to educate the council on any new safety regulations or standards that have changed, as well as helping out with the annual Safety Conference, and promoting the STEP application and awards.
Apprenticeship & Craft Education Committee
The Apprenticeship & Craft Education Committee is charged with reviewing current training operations, as well as working with the Chapter President/CEO on developing additional craft course options, semester scheduling, and training location partnerships.
School to Career Committee
The School to Career Committee is focused on developing programming to address the commercial & industrial construction workforce shortage by engaging high school & college students to promote options for their career choice.
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ABC Carolinas sets the bar for Industry networking, engagement, training, and future success. The combination of general contractors, sub-contractors, vendors, and suppliers is second to none! Their commitment to welcoming every new Member company and introducing them to all the above is something you will not experience in any other group.
The networking opportunities and professional relationships I’ve developed would have never happened without ABC Carolinas. I am proud to be a member of a trade organization that fights for its members. I am constantly amazed at the pool of knowledge that surrounds me when I attend an ABCC function. If you care about the construction industry, you should be a member of ABC Carolinas.
ABC Carolinas provide the perfect environment to network and connect with subcontractors, vendors and suppliers in the industry. Their focus on safety, workforce development and government affairs adds significant value to the construction industry in North Carolina and South Carolina. For Graycor, our investment and participation in ABC Carolinas continues to pay dividends and a solid return on investment.
The events that ABC of the Carolinas puts on are second to none! Lots of networking opportunities and great training programs to boot!
Not only is ABC the leader in our industry as it relates to Safety, Workforce Development, and the protection of the Merit Shop. It is also where I have found the highest quality subcontractors, vendors, and suppliers to help us deliver the best projects to our clients. ABC Carolinas and its Members continue to lead the construction industry in every way.