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MEMBER NEWS Porter Hedges Named among Leading Texas Law Firms Manhattan Construction Names Kevin McKay as Houston Operations Manager Porter Hedges is pleased to have been recognized in 2014 among the leading construction practices by Chambers USA for the 10th consecutive year, more than any other firm in Texas. The law firm was also named among leading construction firms in 2014 by Legal 500, Best Lawyers and Texas Super Lawyers. Manhattan Construction Co. has announced the promotion of Kevin McKay as operations manager for the company's Houston-area office where he will oversee construction quality, subcontractor management and safety program adherence to ensure building excellence for Manhattan's clients. During McKay's 32-year career with Manhattan he has led construction in the field for multiple high-profile projects including AT&T Stadium and Texas Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Texas; George W. Bush Presidential Center in University Park, Texas; River Center in San Antonio, Texas; New Orleans Sports Arena in Louisiana; and First Baptist Church in downtown Dallas, Texas. His portfolio of work includes $2 billion in projects across three States including Louisiana, Texas and Virginia. Robert W. Baird & Co. Recognized as Top Employer Balfour Beatty Construction Reaches 35-Year Milestone Robert W. Baird & Co.'s Houston offices have been recognized as a top employer by the Houston Business Journal, which named Baird the No. 38 small employer in the publication's 2014 list of the Houston Area's Best Places to Work. The small category consists of companies with 10 to 100 employees. A total of 30 associates work in Baird's Houston branches. Robert W. Baird & Co. manages the AGC Houston Southwest Chapters 401(k) Plan, which is the largest super-regional association retirement plans for AGC member companies. Balfour Beatty recently celebrated its 35-year anniversary in the Houston-area market. Formed as a small interior construction company in 1979, the firm has grown to become an important part of Balfour Beatty's global construction business leading signature projects across the Bayou City. "While honoring its legacy roots in successful small, medium, and large interiors build-out projects, Balfour Beatty's Houston division has dramatically grown over the years to become a market leader in performing commercial ground-up, education, healthcare, multifamily, aviation, energy and technical facility projects," stated Division President, Steve Mechler. The company also has given back to the greater Houston community by generating funds to charities through its annual Night of Comedy and barbecue cook-off. The 9th annual Night of Comedy raised $110,000 over the course of two days for the Memorial Hermann Missions and Faith In Practice charities. Your Life Investment Retirement Solution AGC SOUTHWEST CHAPTERS 401 (K) RETIREMENT PLAN AGC Houston | Louisiana AGC compan company Form 5500 r Tot e 22 734434_Editorial.indd 1 for maintaining the in estment menu ets of the group 12/03/15 3:01 PM 733824_National.indd 1 Cornerstone am 07/02/15 1:08 http://rwbaird.com

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Cornerstone - Spring 2015

From the Chairman of the Board, Bill Scott, III
From the President/CEO, Jerry Nevlud
From the President/CEO, Jerry Nevlud
From the 2013 & 2014 Chairman of the Board, Steve Mechler
From the 2013 & 2014 Chairman of the Board, Steve Mechler
Derivative Sovereign Immunity for Contractors on Government Projects
Derivative Sovereign Immunity for Contractors on Government Projects
Nurturing the Next Generation of AGC Houston Leaders
Nurturing the Next Generation of AGC Houston Leaders
Past Events
Past Events
Member News
Member News
Reclaiming The Workforce
Reclaiming The Workforce
Index of Advertisers/Advertiser.com
Index of Advertisers/Advertiser.com

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