Sarasota, Florida – The Gulf Coast Builders Change (GCBX), a not-for-profit building business commerce group, not too long ago held its seventieth annual set up and awards dinner with visitor speaker Congressman Vern Buchanan.
On Monday, February 28, over 400 GCBX Members packed the room on the Hyatt Regency Sarasota to listen to Congressman Buchanan present an summary of points dealing with the federal authorities and issues of curiosity within the building business.
Frederick Derr, Chairman & CEO of Frederick Derr & Firm, was honored with the 2022 Lifetime Achievement Award, granted to members in recognition of a lifetime of distinguished service and contributions to the GCBX, the business contracting business and the neighborhood.
“I’m sincerely honored to serve in my function on the Gulf Coast Builders Change, the place I get to work and serve the people that construct companies and construct our neighborhood,” stated Mary Dougherty, government director of the Gulf Coast Builders Change. “It’s a definite pleasure to fulfill leaders within the business, hear about their contributions, and study from them. A kind of leaders, Fred Derr, was honored with the very best award we bestow for his contributions to this neighborhood and to the Gulf Coast Builders Change.”
GCBX’s present chairman, Michael S. Bennett, Supervisor of Elections for Manatee County, handed the gavel to the incoming chairman Mark Freeman, President, McIntyre Elwell & Strammer Basic Contractors. The shock Chairman’s Award was offered to Marlon Brown, Sarasota Metropolis Supervisor and Jared Hawkins with Atlas Insurance coverage acquired the Volunteer of the 12 months Award.
In regards to the Gulf Coast Builders Change
The Gulf Coast Builders Change was established in 1952 and is a not-for-profit company working as a commerce group below the steering of a volunteer board of administrators as representatives of the business. The not-for-profit group represents a broad cross part of the constructing business, together with contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and others from affiliated industries.
The GCBX membership is comprised of over 400 corporations in Manatee, Sarasota and Charlotte counties. It contains a number of the most revered contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, service suppliers and companies in construction-affiliated industries. GCBX’s advocacy efforts on behalf of the constructing business are performed in Manatee, Sarasota and Charlotte counties. For extra info, go to www.GCBX.org.