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Enjoy the Many Benefits Available to ABC Members

As a member of ABC, your company and employees are able to take advantage of exclusive member benefits and valuable resources. You are also part of a national association providing you with benefit packages designed to improve your productivity and bolster your bottom line.


Business Development

Grow your business with networking opportunities, connecting with industry leaders, and business leads and construction referrals. 

Networking Opportunities

The ABC holds committee meetings and seminars as well as General Monthly Meetings in Denver, Fort Collins and Colorado Springs. Check out our online calendar of programs and events.
• Networking Opportunities including Monthly Networking Events, Golf Tournaments, Clay Shoot, Holiday Socials and much more
Business Development Exchanges (exclusive to ABC subcontractor members)
Colorado Commercial Buyers Guide
National Peer Groups
• Business Leads and Referrals

Regional and National Conferences

Membership in ABC provides the opportunity to network with construction industry professionals through a variety of national meetings and educational conferences.
• BizCon™
• Excellence in Construction Awards
• Legislative Conference
• EdCon & Expo
• Green Building Symposium
• ABC Institute
• Attorneys Conference
• Region One Conference

Awards and Recognition

ABC offers tools to help its members develop business opportunities and promote company achievements and capabilities to other clients at both the local and national level.

Excellence in Construction Awards (EIC)
Accredited Quality Contractor (AQC)
Safety Training and Evaluation Process Awards (STEP)

ADvocacy

Ensure that you are well-represented and protected with Capitol Hill representation, media representation, and legal services.

Legal Services to Protect Your Business

The ABC holds committee meetings and seminars as well as General Monthly Meetings in Denver, Fort Collins and Colorado Springs. Check out our online calendar of programs and events.
• Networking Opportunities including Monthly Networking Events, Golf Tournaments, Clay Shoot, Holiday Socials and much more
Business Development Exchanges (exclusive to ABC subcontractor members)
Colorado Commercial Buyers Guide
National Peer Groups
• Business Leads and Referrals

Acclaimed Advocacy and Influence

ABC actively works with all levels of government to represent our member interests and the merit shop construction industry. Fortune magazine has recognized ABC’s efforts in Washington, D.C., by naming the association one of the “most influential” organizations in the United States.
• Local and National Lobbyists
• Colorado Grassroots Action Center
National Grassroots Toolbox
• Grassroots Action Alerts on Pending Legislation
• Issue Advocacy
• Government Affairs Committee
• Legislative News and Updates
Free Enterprise Alliance (FEA)
Halt The Assault Website
The Truth About PLAs Website
• Legislative Conferences
• State and National Political Action Committees


Information

Keep up-to-date on industry trends, construction economic updates, legal issues and more with local newsletters and legal resources. 

Current Industry Information

ABC provides a wealth of resources to assist contractors in staying current with the industry-related information they need to make informed business decisions. In addition, ABC provides communications leadership and support by working closely with news media to communicate the industry’s positions to policy makers, owners, educators, and the public on a wide variety of public policy issues.
• Award Winning Quarterly Chapter Magazine – The Merit Builder
• Weekly Electronic Events Update Bulletin
• ABC National Publication - Construction Executive
Construction Economic Update
Construction Industry Backlog Indicator
• ABC Newsline

Green Construction at Work

ABC promotes the practice of increasing the efficiency with which buildings use resources - energy, water and materials - while reducing building impacts on human health and the environment during the building's lifecycle - design, construction, operation, maintenance and removal.
• On-line Resources for Green Construction
• Green Contractor Certification
• LEED © Certification Training
• Advocacy for Green & Responsible Building
• Guide to Green Practices for ABC Members

Diversity Programs

ABC is committed to supporting industry efforts to overcome the challenges and maximize the opportunities associated with an increasingly diverse workforce and subcontractor/supplier base. ABC’s objective is to help shape an industry that is welcoming to all people—where employees and suppliers are limited only by their own potential, clients’ needs are actively served and shareholders receive value for their investment.
National Diversity Committee & Programs
• Diversity Assessment Tool
On-line Diversity Resources
• Chapter Diversity Initiative Grants
• Participation in Local Diversity Advisory Councils including:
- Denver Public Schools
- City & County of Denver
- RTD


Education & Training

Make sure your work force is safe, efficient, and productive with seminars and workshops.

Apprenticeship and Workforce Development

ABC is a leader in apprenticeship and craft training for merit shop contractors. ABC is actively involved with Workforce Development through various initiatives including: Construction Industry Training Council (CITC), Colorado Construction Career Days, CSU Student Chapter, and more. • Nationally recognized four-year apprenticeship program (offered through CITC at a reduced cost for members) • Education, Training & Development Committee • Colorado Construction Career Days • CSU Construction Management Student Chapter • Scholarships • We provide quality training for your workforce!

Safety Training and Resources

• Safety Classes and Training
• Online Environmental, Health & Safety Training
• Safety Committee
Chapter Safety Awards & Recognition
• On-line Safety Recall Notices
National Safety Excellence Awards
OSHA Books at discounted price
Safety Consulting and Training (ABC and Complete Safety, LLC have developed a program that helps you save time and money while maximizing the efficiency of your current safety program. It will help alleviate the demands of your safety director or help in the interim during times you might not have a safety director in place.)

Education Programs

The ABC provides an array of industry specific education classes taught by leading industry professionals. Topics include management, Construction Quality Management, LEED© Certification, and environmental.
• Business Management Courses
• Construction Quality Management (CQM)
• Human Resources, Legal, Construction Technology and other seminars
• Webinars
• C3 - Construction Core Competency Training



Cost Savings

Take advantage of our many member discount programs to save money on products and services you’re already purchasing. Your discounts offset the membership fee. 

Business Solutions and Discounts

ABC members can access outstanding discounts on a variety of business-related products and services at considerable savings. From Workers’ Comp to fleet services to wireless phones - taking advantage of these programs could save your company a significant amount of money.
• Workers Comp & Health Insurance
• Enterprise Fleet Management
• General Motors
• Verizon Wireless
• The Blue Book
• ConcensusDOCS
• Office Depot
• And much more!