Reonnect. Rebuild. Refine the construction business. It all starts with meeting people in the industry face-to-face. Today, that is more important than ever. Who is the person at the other end of a bid? Now's your chance to find out. Butte County Economic Development Industry has teamed up with the Valley Contractors Exchange to create this first-time event in our area.
Our goals are to:
1) Give general contractors a good update on what's new, what's happening and who's involved.
2) Reconnect or introduce subcontractors to general contractors and others ...
3) Create an atmosphere for businessSponsors to date include:
Butte County Economic Development Corporation
Valley Contractors Exchange, Inc.
County of Butte
Bud Tracy Realty
8:00-9:00 Registration - Coffee, tea, water, pastries
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - Senator Doug LaMalfa and Assemblyman Dan Logue are scheduled to make opening remarks and take questions on California and matters affecting business.
10:00-Noon - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - Learn what regional development activity is underway. Three panels are planned: A Public Projects Panel and a Private Development Panel. Learn what is on the table and being planned. Brush up on new building codes and requirements with a quick 15-minute review.
Noon-1:00 - CLOSED TO PUBLIC - Fuel up for the next "Speed Dating" round!
1:00-3:00 - CLOSED TO PUBLIC - Limited 24 Subcontractors & 12 General Contractors. Nothing beats a face-to-face meeting. There is no cost to either. Designed to do business!
3:00-4:00 - OPEN TO CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
Next Steps & Happy Business Hour
Your next project may be right around the corner. Enjoy Hors d'oeuvres. The first drink is on us! No-Host bar follows.. Raffle prizes will be announced. Must be present to win.
Twelve General Contractors and 24 subcontractors in plumbing, electrical, heating and air conditioning and speciaity skills in new code compliance will participate. Those participating to date include:
Public Works & Projects Panel
City of Oroville
City of Chico
City of Gridley
County of Butte
Chico Unified School District
Private Development Panel
Rod, Mummert, Ashwood Construction
Bill Brouhard, Guillon-Brouhard Real Estate
Georgie Bellin, The Group
Mike Evans, Lucky Hills, LLC
Tom DiGiovanni, New Urban Builders
Tom Lando Consulting
General Contractors (12 spots; 1 left)
Ashwood Construction, Inc.
Better Builders ConstructionBillson Construction
Conroy Construction, Inc.
Slater & Son
Sub-Contractors (24 Spots; 1 left)
1. Advanced Home Performance, BPI
2. Alternative Energy Systems, Inc. Chico Air
3. Baird Roofing
4. Heating & Cooling
5. Commercial Pump & Mechanical
6. Cunningham Plumbing
7. Darryl's Painting
8. Davy's Heating and Air Conditioning
9. Dean's Plumbing
10. Frank's Refrigeration & Heating, Inc.
11. Hall Electric
12. Hawkins Electric
13. John Burger Heating & Air Conditioning
14, Lawler Electric
15. Lone Wolf Plumbing & Piping Systems
16. Meek's Insulation Installation
17. Miller Electric
18. Quiggle Construction
19. Richall Electric Co.
20. Tolar AVL, Inc
21. W.V. Alton, Inc.
22. Andrew Sprague Construction
23. Big Red Electric