ABC Florida First Coast Chapter was chartered in 1993 and consists of more than 140 member companies representing thousands of Northeast Florida construction industry professionals.
The Florida First Coast Chapter serves Contractors, Subcontractors, Suppliers, and Associates in Baker, Bradford, Clay, Columbia, Duval, Flagler, Hamilton, Nassau, Putnam, St. Johns and Union counties.
Each year, ABC presents the Craft Professional of the Year (CPOY) award to an individual who sets a high standard for professionals in their craft by exhibiting outstanding skills and leadership. The recipient of this national award demonstrates a passion for the trade, taking pride in hands-on work, and the satisfaction of a job well done to benefit both the construction industry and the greater community. The winner is a master of skills whose commitment to excellence makes them the ultimate example of merit shop success in the field.
The Winner Will Receive:A brand new truck, tax-freeAirfare and two nights hotel stay at ABC’s Workforce Development ConferenceRecognition at an awards ceremony at the conferenceA feature article in Construction Executive magazine, including a photo shootVideo interview featured on the CPOY websitePress coverage in ABC National outletsVisit www.abc.org/cpoy to nominate your Craft Professional of the Year. The Craft Professional of the Year award is made possible by the Trimmer Construction Education Foundation and sponsored by Tradesmen International, Inc.
Don't miss the fun! Our 2014 Golf Tournament takes place on St. Patrick’s Day, Monday, March 17, 2014 at Jacksonville Golf & Country Club.
Format: 4-Man Scramble with handicaps. We'll have prizes, games and trophies: 1st Place Gross, 1st Place Net in each flight, Closest to the Pin, Longest Drive, Straightest Drive, Raffle Prizes, Pot of Gold Putting Contest, Hole-in-One Prizes, and more!
Fire up your crockpots, ABC members! ABC's Young Professionals invite all members to take part in our debut Chili Cook-Off event scheduled for Thursday, March 13 at 5:30 p.m. The event will be held in the large lot adjacent to F&G Construction, 2734 Edison Ave, Jacksonville. You don't need to be a Young Professional to compete in this fun event. You do, however, need to bring 6 quarts of your best chili. Entry details and complete contest rules are now available. Space will be limited, so get your team together and sign up now. Multiple entries from each company will be allowed on a first come first serve basis.
Judges needed! Top honors will go to the chili chosen by YOU and other event attendees. Just $10 buys your ticket to a wonderful variety of chili and includes beer and soda to cool you down between spoonful's. Sign up now!