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SMART General President: Attracting “the best of the best”

“How are we developing the workforce?” asked SMART General President Joseph Sellers at the convention Labor Forum
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New Horizons Foundation lauds visionaries

New Horizons Foundation Vice Chair Angela Simon recognized New Horizons Foundation Chair Guy Gast and three foundation members for creating a new fundraising effort, the Industry Mentors Group.
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Product Show shines light on new innovations

Everyone took a surprise island-wide power outage, triggered by a thunderstorm the night before, in good humor and cheered when the lights came back on for a successful—and memorable—Product Show.
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"We will rock you…"

The Queen Extravaganza brought down the house with the electrifying music of the rock band Queen during the SMACNA convention's closing show.
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Retiring Board members

SMACNA 2017 President Joseph Lansdell recognized four retiring members of SMACNA’s Board of Directors for their excellent, dedicated work.
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Quotable quotes: Insights from the convention

Participants brought back these nuggets of wisdom from the 74th Annual Convention in Maui. Think about putting them to work in your company to boost your business.
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SMACNA recognizes safety achievers

Congratulations to SMACNA’s first-place 2017 Safety Excellence Award winners, who were recognized for their outstanding safety and health performance and chapter participation at the 74th Annual Convention in Maui. SMACNA is also proud to salute the overall winner of the Canadian safety excellence program.
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Castaways on SMAC PAC Isle

The first mate, skipper, Ginger, and Mary Ann joined the castaways on SMAC PAC isle to have fun and raise funds at a lively dinner and show featuring exciting drummers, treasure chests, and a silent auction.
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“Take the time to listen to yourself”

“We have everything inside ourselves that we need,” noted motivational speaker Emily Boll during the convention's spouse breakfast.
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Forums feature sticky marketing, the next shock wave

SMACNA contractors packed the Market Sector Forums and learned bright new marketing tips, what general contractors need, what drives virtual design, and about profitable industrial markets at the Maui convention.
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Holidays observed

The SMACNA National offices will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 23, and on Thanksgiving Friday, Nov. 24.
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Master essential skills: Sign up for 2018 Collective Bargaining Orientation—March 13

Acquire the must-have bargaining skills you need at SMACNA’s 2018 Collective Bargaining Orientation, March 13, 2018, in Dallas.
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Plan now for 2018 National Issues Conference, May 8-10

Congress needs to hear from you. At the National Issues Conference, May 8-10, 2018, you can help SMACNA speak up for the industry so the voice of union construction will be heard.
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SMACNA reminders

December 2017: Council of Chapter Representatives – Dec. 3-5, Tucson, Ariz.; LJAB Training – Dec. 5, Tucson, Ariz.
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2017 President Lansdell: Delivering the resources to meet the future

As my year as SMACNA President comes to a close, I’d like to share with you some thoughts on the year, the industry as a whole, and the future of this organization.
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CEO: Embracing new strategic initiatives

Thank you for the privilege of sharing some of my observations about SMACNA and how we can continue to be of value to you and your businesses.
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College of Fellows Call for Candidates

The SMACNA College of Fellows is now receiving nominations of candidates for Fellowship. Application forms can be found on the SMACNA website. The deadline for receiving nominations is February 9, 2018.
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