|News from Your Tallahassee Builders Association
September 29, 2015
|Much thanks to Nina Vickers, Loan Production Officer; Lou Davis, Presidentand CEO and Brian Baggett, Executive Vice President & Chief Lending Officer of Sunshine Savings Bank for hosting last week's Hard Hat Happy Hour. TBA members enjoyed a Wings and Beer Happy Hour event and some very happy members were recipients of a door prizes including $100 gift certificates. Thank you Sunshine Savings Bank! Contact Nina to learn more about products and services available for new home construction loans.
There is still time to enter your project? The TBA's Remodelers Showcase Awards has extended the deadline to enter until October 5th for remodeling and renovation projects. Enter your Kitchen, Bath or Whole House remodels (All categories are broken down by price) Click here for the Call for Entry.
Stan Derzypolski, Chair of the Education Committee invites members of the TBA to attend next week's Lunch and Learn - Building Your HOUZZProfile set for Tuesday, October 6 at the Tallahassee Democrat. This 2 hour interactive, hands-on presentation, will feature Houzz experts working with you side-by-side to help you create a compelling, complete professional profile on Houzz that will attract new clients and promote your brand. Click here for more information and to reserve your spot. The TBA Lunch n' Learn ($10 per person) series will be held at the Tallahassee Democrat office on Magnolia and lunch is available for under $7 pp through the Democrat's onsite Cafeteria. Register today.
Next week (October 8 at 11:30 am), the Green Building Council and TBABuilder Member Richard Sneed of Richard Sneed Construction will present a LIVE DEMONSTRATION of theNew Blower Door Test Requirements at one of his new home's (7920 Lonesome Dove Lane Tallahassee, FL 32311) and will offer a 1 FREE CEU on the Blower Door Testing through FHBA, DBPR and BASF.
Pre-registration is required to attend as lunch will be available for attendees.
The TBA is partnering with FHBA, DBPR and BASF to bring the FREE One-Hour CEU Course on the New Blower Door Requirements to be presented by Jane and Randy Conn of ES Green & Company.
Onsite registration requires a Valid ID per Builder, bring your license number and Drivers ID on October 8.
SOLD OUT! TBA's first Annual Associate Showcase (Table Top Display Trade Show) event coming on Thursday, October 22 at the Holiday Inn and Suites (Graves Rd and I-10) is currently SOLD OUT. This event will replace the General Membership Meeting and will be held from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm. Exhibitors to date are:
Air Control Inc
Amber and Nick Renaud, Realtor
Baker Harris Insurance
Bobby Dollar Appliance Consultants
Carpet One Tallahassee
Homes and Land
Gulf Eagle Supply
Interior/Exterior Building Supply
Jay Walker Enterprises
NAWIC (National Association of Women in Construction)
Paul's Termite & Pest Control
SCP Distributors (Swimming Pools)
Side Arm Rack by Brian Will
Tallahassee Kitchen Center
The Blue Print Shop
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
Will Roberts Custom Home Planning
Builders are invited to come meet our trade partners. Register to attend - $20 per person lunch ticket.
Mark Your Calendars....The October Hard Hat Happy Hour will take place on October 29, 5:30 pm to 7 pm, Sponsored by Barkley ConsultingEngineers (3494 Martin Hurst Road)
Be sure to see the TBA calendar below for many educational and networking opportunities... and the Member Benefit of the Week.
Tallahassee Builders Association
P.O. Box 1212
Tallahassee, FL 32302
Upcoming TBA Meetings:
- October 6, Lunch and Learn with HOUZZ at the Tallahassee Democrat from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm.
October 7 - 11:00 am Membership Committee - Prime Meridian Bank (Capital Circle)
October 7 - 11:30 am - 1pm - Board of Directors Meeting - Prime Meridian Bank (Capital Circle) Lunch sponsored by Prime Meridian Bank Committee - Prime Meridian Bank (Capital Circle)
October 7 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm, Membership Committee Meeting (Prime Meridian Bank)
- October 8, 11:30 am - 1 pm, Green Building Council Luncheon and Meeting, Blower Door Test at a Richard Sneed Model Home location to be announced - 1 CEU will be available for Florida Contractors. Register to attend.
- October 15-17, FHBA Fall Conference, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
- October 22, Associate Trades Showcase at our October General Membership Meeting - Holiday Inn and Suites (Graves Road and I-10)
- October 28, 11:30 - 1 pm - Remodelers Council Luncheon and Meeting - Old Town Café. Program to be announced.
- October 29, 5:30 pm to 7 pm, Hard Hat Happy Hour, Sponsored byBarkley Consulting Engineers (3494 Martin Hurst Road)
TBA Member Benefit Of The Week:
LAST 2 DAYS TO PARTICIPATE FOR SAVINGS AT IBS....
September Savings for the International Builders Show (IBS) - This month is your ONLY CHANCE to take advantage of TWO GREAT offers.... IBS Expo Hall FREE Pass - explore the halls for FREE and meet with over 1200 of the nation's leading suppliers. Or register in September and get a FULL registration for just $275 with access to over 100 educational sessions plus get Expo Hall Access. Registration opens September 1 at www.Buildersshow.com/September.
TO ACCESS CONTRACTS
DOUG BARTON, CIP, CAPS
Roberts Sand Company
THOMAS ASBURY, JR.
Premier Fine Homes
JERRY McFARLAND, CIP
James McFarland Builders
P.O. Box 1212, • Tallahassee, FL 32302-1212
(850) 385-1414 | Cell: (850) 251-7477 | Fax: (850) 561-6868
|Tallahassee Builders Association Senior Officers
Alan Weekley, CIP, CAPS
|FIRST VICE PRESIDENT
Larry Wayne Strickland, CIP, CAPS
Bill Kimberl, CIP, CAPS
Thomas Asbury, Jr.
|SECOND VICE PRESIDENT
|THIRD VICE PRESIDENT
|IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
Masoud Karimipour, CIP, CAPS
|IMMEDIATE PAST SECOND
David Perkins, CIP, CAPS
|Builder Directors: Doug Barton, CIP, CAPS; Jane Conn; H.R. "Sonny" Phillips, CAPS; Shane Lambert, CIP, CAPS; Jerry McFarland, CIP
Ex-Officio Builder Directors: Ed Dion, CIP, CAPS; Pat Gridley; John Koelemij; Karen Koelemij, CAPS; Robert Parrish; Stan Derzypolski, CIP, CAPS; Mark Worley, CIP, CAPS, GMB; Mark Trudeau, CIP, CAPS
|Associate Directors: Bobby Dollar (Appliance Consultants); Garth Easton (Pro-Build); Philip Pomeroy (Prime Meridian Bank); Deborah McClellan (Hancock Bank); Mike Roberts (Roberts Sand Company)
Ex-Officio Associate Directors: Doug Barkley, P.E. (Barkley Consulting Engineers); Drexal Harris (Baker-Harris Insurance); Lynn Wollschlager (Carpet One); Larisa Kuleshova (City Gas)
|P.O. Box 1212, • Tallahassee, FL 32302-1212 • Phone: 850-385-1414 • Fax: 850-561-6868 • www.tallyba.com
Physical Address: 641 McDonnell Drive (32310) Railroad Square Art Park