Connecting the Industry

Committees and Peer Groups

We love fostering industry connections and, honestly, just having a good time with our members. That’s why we offer a committees and groups to fit a wide range of interests. Help develop tomorrow’s leaders or simply bond over a fishing trip—whatever you’re into, we have a place for you.
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Angler Classic

This one’s for the anglers. Help organize our annual bass fishing competition benefitting the West Michigan Construction Institute.

Charity Clay Shoot

Support an event that’s raised over $500,000 for local charities.
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Excellence in Construction (EIC)

Work together to develop our annual Excellence in Construction Awards and recognize greatness.

Golf Outings

Who doesn’t love to hit the green? Plan the details of the Chairman and President’s Cup golf outing.

Leadership Development

Help shape our Leadership Development Program for current and future construction leaders.

Merit Shop Advocacy

Advocate for the merit shop, increase public awareness, engage with members, and more.

Young Professionals

Join other young professionals and shape the future of the industry.

Electrical Contractors Council (ECC)

Gather with other industry leaders to discuss and address the unique challenges facing electrical contractors.

Emerging Leaders

Collaborate, learn, and grow with peers in the early stages of their career.

Executive Leaders

Join CEOs, owners, and executives to discuss ways to overcome leadership and organizational challenges.
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Human Resources

Connect with HR professionals and legal council members to share best practices and discuss new/revised regulations.


Join over 100 safety professionals to discuss best practices and insights into industry standards and protocols.
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Being a part of ABC offers us the opportunity to meet and build connections with other contractors. The strength and quality of these relationships reflect the core values we share as part of the Merit Shop movement. Each event is not just an opportunity to network, but a testament to our collective commitment to uphold these principles in every aspect of our work.

Tom Berry, CD Barnes Construction

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What are you waiting for? Click the link below to learn all about our member benefits and how to join today.