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Associated Builders & Contractors Nevada Chapter 

Mac Bybee

Kara Arenas
Vice President

Tanya Burtis
Director of Business Development

Stacey Hine
Director of Workforce Development

ABC Membership Does Not Cost, It Pays!


ABC works to anticipate and respond proactively to member needs.  As a result, the ABC package of member benefits is constantly evolving and improving.  ABC produces a weekly newsletter, the ABC Weekly e-BRIEF, that updates members about ABC activities, education and training news, reports on developments in business and government, and other topics that help keep our members informed.  We try to keep the newsletter as concise as possible. ABC organizes regular lunch meetings so members can exchange ideas and learn from experts.  Often, the topic of the “learning over lunch” program is prompted by a member expressing a need for industry-specific information.ABC also offers members the ability to participate in state and national safety agreements and award programs that recognize companies for their commitment to excellence.  ABC has its own national safety awards program.  Members are also eligible to participate in the national safety awards program run by the Construction Users Roundtable. 

ABC also has agreements with both the federal and state OSHA, under which qualified companies are exempt from routine OSHA inspections and receive “the benefit of the doubt” in cases where a problem is identified.  Additionally, members have the opportunity to participate in ABC’s National Accredited Quality Contractor program.Below you find a non-exhaustive list of the types of membership ABC can off you.  For information on ABC’s countless other programs and services, we encourage you to visit ABC National's Membership Page.

Membership meetings and outings provide many excellent opportunities to network with your peers.  Meetings usually offer presentations on topics pertinent to the construction industry.  Events such as our Texas Hold'em tournament, networking events, national convention, etc., also offer a chance to meet with other ABC members while also having some fun!

Business Development Opportunities

ABC members prefer to do business with other ABC members. Business development opportunities are created through networking with other members and through programs offered by ABC National such as the National online contractor directory - and the Accredited Quailty Contractor (AQC) program. The Excellence in Construction Awards program and gala recognize the efforts and hard work of members that result in excellent construction projects.

Training and Education

ABC offers educational seminars on craft training, management and safety topics each year, with registration fees that are on average less than half of what other organizations charge for similar courses. ABC Nevada members save 30% on all Continuing Education, OSHA, and Leadership Development Classes. View ABC Nevada's Calendar for upcoming training courses!

Legislative Representation

The combined efforts of ABC Nevada and ABC National ensure that our views are represented and heard on a local and national level.  ABC represents members before the General Assembly, Governor's office, Regulatory Agencies and local governmental entities. ABC National’s Government Affairs Department has an extensive staff of lobbyists and others working on federal legislation impacting the construction industry. For more information about ABC local and national legislative efforts, go to our Politics and Policy Page.

Industry News and Information
In addition to ABC Nevada's Merit News, members are updated on topics impacting the construction industry through Construction Executive magazine and the e-newsletter Newsline.

Savings on Construction Related Products and Services

Partnerships with McGraw-Hill help ABC members save money and keeps them up-to-date via printed materials. 

Health Insurance, Retirement and Other Affinity Programs
ABC provides members an opportunity to offer their employees a comprehensive Health Insuranc Plan . Other affinity programs also help members save with Enterprise Fleet Management, DHL Express, Shell Oil, Office Depot, Engineering News Record and others.

Think Construction Think ABC

For more information, please contact:

Reno Location
240 S. Rock Blvd., Suite #121 
Reno, NV 89502

Las Vegas Location
5070 Arville St., Suite #4
Las Vegas, NV 89118