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July 11, 2019

Let’s Talk Shop Podcast, Episode 4: Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs)

Joe Isom, vice president (former president), California Sheet Metal, talks about his company's conversion to an ESOP with host Angie Simon, president, Western Allied Mechanical.

June 27, 2019

SMACNA Contractor Spotlight: California Sheet Metal

SMACNA visited the west coast for a series of Contractor Spotlight video productions. Our first stop was California Sheet Metal, an employee owned, architectural sheet metal shop based in the San Diego area.

July 3, 2019

ALERT: DOL Issues Proposed Rule Establishing Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Programs

SMACNA issued a call to action on July 2, 2019 for members to share their comments with the Department of Labor during the 60-day comment period.

June 25, 2019

SMACNA Congratulates Chapters on Their Anniversaries

SMCA of Philadelphia and Vicinity celebrates their first century and SMACNA San Diego hits their 70th year.

June 25, 2019

Fast Track to Success in ‘The Big Friendly’

Matherly Mechanical is helping the new Oklahoma City Convention Center meet an accelerated schedule for completion.

July 10, 2019

Planning for a Successful Exit and Transition

“A plan isn’t just giving your company to someone,” says John Ovrom, president of Exit Consulting Group. A new SMACNA Business Management Program will feature Exit Consulting Group presenting a two-day workshop this September.

June 25, 2019

Accountability and Leadership

Understanding the dynamics of accountability helps a leader create a culture where people learn to take responsibility for their own work — mistakes and all.

July 10, 2019

DOL Opinion Letter Addresses Timekeeping Practice of Rounding

In a recently released Opinion Letter, the U.S. Department of Labor addressed the practice of rounding when tracking employee’s time for purposes of payroll.

July 10, 2019

2019 College of Fellows Scholarship Winners Announced

SMACNA’s College of Fellows has officially awarded its 2019 scholarships.

June 12, 2019

2019 Annual Convention Early Registration Deadline is Fast Approaching

The deadline to register early for the 2019 SMACNA Annual Convention is July 15! Register today.

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July 18, 2019

SMACNA’s Fall 2019 Project Managers Registration Now Open

Project Managers Institute (PMI) continues to be one of the most popular educational programs offered by SMACNA. The Fall 2019 edition will be held from September 22-25 in Denver, Colorado.

July 18, 2019

Ohio Lt. Governor Visits Cleveland Training Center

Ohio Lieutenant Governor Jon Husted and Randy Gardner, Chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher Education, toured the SMART Local 33 Cleveland Training Center on July 8th.

July 18, 2019

SMACNA Mid Atlantic and Local Officials Tour W.E. Bowers

On July 11th, member firm W.E. Bowers, in coordination with SMACNA Mid Atlantic, gave an exclusive tour of the Bowers facility in Beltsville, MD.

July 18, 2019

SMACNA Announces the 2019 Winners for Safety Excellence

With an overall lower average experience modification rate (EMR) from last year, the 2019 safety survey results show that safety and health continue to be a high priority for SMACNA contractors.

July 18, 2019

SNIPS Contractor-of-the-Year Award

SNIPS magazine is conducting its first-ever 2019 Ductwork Installation Contractor of the Year award contest.

July 18, 2019

Tips on How to Attract More Event Sponsors

Often event organizers and planners do everything in their power to ensure that they maximize the number of attendees at an event.

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