ABC Western Michigan Young Professional

ABC Western Michigan Young Professional


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The ABC Western Michigan Young Professional program offers community, networking and educational events as well as provides resources to help the next generation of leaders excel within the industry while continuing to promote open competition and the merit shop philosophy.

ABC Western Michigan Young Professionals (40 & under) provide the next generation of construction leaders a foundation to connect professionally and socially, while building relationships within our industry and the community. In an effort to bridge the workforce shortage gap, the growth of young leaders has been a major focus of the construction industry. ABC YP does this through three pillars
    -  Career Education
    -  Connecting the Industry
    -  Community Enhancement

To get involved with YP or to sign up for YP event emails, please contact Monica Kioshi

Upcoming Events

September 22: Lunch with Leaders Series - Arlen Dean Gaddy
Description: The ABC Young Professionals invite you to join us for our continuing series, Lunch with Leaders. This time, we welcome Arlen Dean Gaddy, Director of Market Strategy at Erhardt Construction.
Arlen-Dean Gaddy executes on Erhardt Construction's vision for expansion across both geographical and operational landscapes. This role includes creating opportunities with potential partners to further demonstrate our commitment to build lasting client focused relationships through superior service, high value and consistent performance. 

Watermark Country Club
1600 Galbraith Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Event Schedule
11:30AM - Registration
12:00PM - Welcome | Lunch
12:15PM - Presentation Begins
1:00PM - Q&A
1:15PM - Conclude

Registration:Now Open.

October 18: Fall Social at Founders Brewing Co.
Description: Please join us at Founders Brewing Co. for a happy hour social with fellow industry young professionals. 
No agenda. 
No pressure. 
Come as you are and connect with industry friends old and new.

Founders Brewing Co. - The Centennial Room
235 Cesar E. Chavez Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Event Schedule
Drop in anytime between 4-6PM

Registration:Now Open.