News & Blog

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Join BLDG For Some Summertime Fun!

The Building Leaders Development Group (BLDG) is hosting a networking event at Kirby Icehouse on June 24th. The goal of BLDG is to connect individuals under the age of 35 who are employed in the construction industry. Whether you work for a GC, subcontractor, architect, or a company that provides a product or service to … READ MORE

2021-22 Annual Sponsorship Opportunities Now Available

ASA-Houston Chapter is again offering a full year of program and event sponsorship opportunities bundled into four money-saving packages. (Sponsorships run from July 1 – June 30.)  Industry Leader ($1,670 in annual savings!) – almost sold out! Industry Partner ($1,970 in annual savings!) Special Events Package ($1,000 in annual savings!) General Lunch Meeting Package ($1,600 … READ MORE

Tap Into ASA: Bowen, Miclette & Britt, Inc.

For over 30 years, Bowen, Miclette & Britt has brought its customers a commitment to excellence, innovation and service in the complex world of insurance and risk management. As one of the largest independent insurance agencies in the country, BMB’s client base has gravitated over the years towards several industry niches, specifically Construction, Energy, Marine … READ MORE

Monthly Luncheon Features Jennifer Fagan, TCA

Join us for lunch on June 17th where we’ll get an update on the outcome of the 87th Texas Legislature featuring guest speaker Jennifer Fagan, Vice President – Governmental Affairs, Texas Construction Association (TCA). Fagan will give us the “good, the bad, and the ugly” of what how this session’s outcome will affect the construction … READ MORE

Are Material Price Escalations Bringing You Down?

Due to the pandemic’s strains on global supply chains and its impacts on consumer demand, the past year has seen a sharp increase in the cost of many construction materials. ASA friend, Lauren Scroggs, Construction Law Attorney at Andrews Myers, P.C., recently published the following tips on protecting your company from material price escalations.     … READ MORE

Don’t Pass Up FREE Training!

We are serving up OSHA 10 and 30 cards with your name on them! ASA Members receive free OSHA-10 and OSHA-30 Hour Training through our partnership with ESC Safety Consultants. Visit our calendar for list of upcoming dates.    Along with FREE OSHA training, ESC Safety Consultants also extends discounts to ASA members on their … READ MORE

Tap Into ASA: Coulter, P.C.

“Texas Super Lawyer”, “Best Lawyers in America” since 2006; Board-Certified, Civil Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 1991; Top (“AV”) rating by peers in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. Keith Coulter has represented construction companies since 1985. Having over 30 jury verdicts, he handles trials, arbitrations, contracts, claims, lien and bond collections, insurance coverage, … READ MORE

C-Suite Leaders Peer Group Meeting – June 2

The C-Suite Peer Group has been formed to give ASA-HC members in executive-level position within a company (owner, CEO, CFO, VP, etc.) a place to discuss and share the obstacles of navigating through keeping a business going.

Tap Into ASA: LaPorte CPAs and Business Advisors

For over 50 years, the construction industry professionals at LaPorte CPAs & Business Advisors have demonstrated their experience and commitment to subcontractors and a wide range of other construction clients. In addition to our six certified construction industry financial professionals (CCIFPs), we are active in the ASA and contributed through sponsorships and board membership. As … READ MORE