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PAST EVENTS AGC Houston Recognizes Elected Officers, Board of Directors and Presents Charles Nelson with Honorary Life Member Award at Annual Chapter Meeting The Houston Chapter of Associated General Contractors held its Annual Meeting on January 28, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency Galleria Hotel. The meeting served to recognize the 2015 and 2016 Officers and Board of Directors, members and committees, and to present the Honorary Life Member Award to Charles Nelson, Gilbane Building Company. Started in 1946, the award recognizes an individual for his or her contribution to the construction industry, as well as a commitment to the AGC cardinal principles of Skill, Integrity and Responsibility. AGC Houston President/CEO Jerry Nevlud; AGC Houston Chairman William Scott, III, Linbeck Group, LLC; and Patrick J. Kiley, Kiley Advisors, presented Charles Nelson with the award to recognize his 55 years in the commercial construction industry. Nelson began his career in 1961, working for H.A. Lott, Inc. and most recently as Senior Project Executive for Gilbane Building Company, which he joined in 1995. An active member of AGC Houston, Nelson has served AGC in numerous capacities, particularly in labor-management relations with the Chapter's Collective Bargaining Committee. The annual event featured Ken Simonson, AGC of America Chief Economist, who presented his annual Construction Spending, Labor & Materials Outlook as well as construction employment and Pat Jankowski, Senior Vice President, Research, Greater Houston Partnership, who spoke about Houston's 2016 Economic Outlook and focused on the energy sector's challenges. MANY THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS HOST SPONSOR McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. MEETING SPONSORS Adams Insurance Service, Inc. Anslow Bryant Construction, Ltd. Britain Electric Co. Coats Rose Cokinos Bosien & Young Linbeck Group, LLC Slack & Co. Contracting, Inc. TDIndustries, Inc. PATRON SPONSORS Bartlett Cocke General Contractors Bundren Painting Cherry Companies Gilbane Building Company JM Maly, Inc. McGriff, Seibels & Williams of Texas, Inc BREAKFAST SPONSOR Andrews Myers, PC NAH Sports Flooring, LLC Pieper-Houston Electric, LP0 Porter Hedges, LLP SureTec Insurance Company Tolunay Wong Engineers, Inc. iSqFt. PRINT SPONSOR: Thomas Printworks 16 Cornerstone

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Cornerstone - Spring 2016

From the Chairman of the Board, Bill Scott, III
From the President/CEO, Jerry Nevlud
AGC Houston Bids Farewell to Honorary Life Member Ernie Meyerson
Annual AGC Safety Stand-Down Focuses on Fall Protection May 2-13, 2016
Member Profile: Charlie Nelson, Gilbane Building Company
APEX 12 Awards: Celebrating Houston’s Commercial Construction Industry
Safety News
Past Events
Member News
Index of Advertisers/

Cornerstone - Spring 2016