Forum’s 4th Annual “Building Tomorrow Awards”

By on September 18, 2018
11/13/2018 @ 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
LiUNA Event Center
4532 S Lindbergh Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63127
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Dede Hance

Construction Forum STL’s
4th Annual

Building Tomorrow Awards

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

11:30am – 1:30am

LiUNA Event Center

4532 S Lindbergh Boulevard
St. Louis, MO  63127

The awards recognize individuals and organizations who have made outstanding contributions in the core areas which the Forum was founded to address: Diversity, Workforce Development, Regional Unity and Working Relationships.

The awards will be presented at a luncheon event at the LiUNA Event Center on Tuesday, November 13.

Sponsorship opportunities are available.

Sponsor Levels:
MASTER BUILDER:  $2,000  (includes 8 tickets)
SUPERINTENDENT:  $1,000  (includes 4 tickets)
FOREMAN:  $500  (includes 2 tickets)

This event is a fundraiser for the Construction Forum Education Foundation, benefiting research and K-12 STEM education focused on construction. For sponsorship information contact Tom Finan at or 314.743.7505.

Nominations can be submitted online, by clicking this link.

Click here to register to attend.

$50 / Person
$350 / Table of 8

Construction Forum STL’s mission is, “Building the St. Louis Region’s tomorrow, through inclusive engagement, unbiased communication, and focused action.” Award categories conform to Construction Forum STL’s four core focus areas of diversity/inclusion; workforce development; regionalism; and collaboration.

Judging criteria for the awards are as follows:

Diversity – Awarded to a recipient who has made a significant positive impact on the state of workforce diversity within the construction industry in the greater St. Louis region.

Past recipients: Abe Adewale, president, ABNA, 2015; Jeff Aboussie, executive secretary-treasurer, St. Louis Building and Construction Trades Council, 2016; Tracy Elsperman Hart, president, Tarlton Corporation, (Individual) 2017; STL-KC Carpenters Regional Council (Organization), 2017.

Working Relationships Award – Awarded to the recipient who has demonstrated leadership in facilitating the establishment and growth of WIN-WIN relationships among labor, organizations, and businesses within the construction community.

Past recipients:  Bruce Holland, CEO Holland Construction, 2015; The Electrical Connection, 2016; Mike Myers, COO, Castle Contracting, 2017.

Regional Unity Award – Awarded to a recipient who has helped grow the greater St. Louis region construction industry by enabling local businesses to reach their potential.


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