PWC Honors Women Who Have Cracked the Concrete Ceiling
May 17, 2011
DC President, Vinesha Clark was among the leading ladies in New York's construction world who were honored at the Professional Women in Construction's "Salute to Women of Achievement 2011" luncheon at the Yale Club in Midtown on Thursday afternoon are continuing to break ground and achieve new heights in the commercial real estate field. PWC president Lenore Janis said industry professionals must understand how "vital it is" for women to speak out and be applauded for excellence amid a challenging business environment.
May 9, 2011
PWC-DC celebrated its second annual Meet The Construction Chiefs event on April 28th. Our Speakers were outstanding. Thank you to our Sponsors.
PWC-DC launches Construction Bulletin No.1
January 1, 2011
August 19, 2010
October 20, 2010
On October 20, 2010, PWC-DC will host its first Salute to Women of Achievement Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony to honor women in the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. We all work with outstanding women and this is your opportunity to recognize their many achievements. Please take a moment to nominate an outstanding woman working in the construction industry. Outstanding women who own or are employed by a public or private owner, developer, general contractor, subcontractor, architecture/engineering firm, or a government agency in construction will be recognized for their achievements. It only takes a moment to complete the nomination form and put forth your candidate for award. ALL NOMINATION FORMS MUST BE RECEIVED ON OR BEFORE AUGUST 27, 2010. To learn more about this event please contact, Lynn Bennett the Event Organizer. Lynn Bennett Lbennett@coakleywilliams.com or Nicole Campbell at firstname.lastname@example.org (Nomination Committee). Please mark your calendar for this GREAT Event.
August 18, 2010
September 13, 2010
Please join us as for our Third Golf Outing. This year we are playing at Argyle Country Club, 14600 Argyle Club Road, Silver Spring, MD 20906. The day will start with registration and lunch at 11:30 am followed by a "Shotgun" Start and let the fun begin. Tons of prizes and fun stuff planned for a day of fun. If you are not a golfer but want to enjoy the after golf networking, be sure to sign up for the cocktail reception and raffle drawings. I promise you a great time. For those who have not signed up yet - What are you waiting for? Please click on the title above 'PWC-DC Third Golf Outing' for the event flyer or contact Vinesha Clark email@example.com.
June 1, 2010
The 179D deduction can put money back in the hands of opportunistic architects, engineers, and developers who improve energy efficiency, Reznick Group Principal Lorraine Reale tells us. Enacted in the Energy Policy Act of 2005, the deduction follows similar guidelines to LEED, eg, there are levels of compliance: reduce your costs by 25% and get 30 cents on the dollar, a 40% reduction gets you 60 cents and a 50% reduction $1.80. There is a caveat, however...
May 20, 2010
On May 20, 2010, Lynn Bennett, Vice President of PWC-DC received the Willow Award for Career Achievement from the Associated Builders and Contractors Chesapeake shores Chapter. The purpose of this award is to recognize outstanding women in the construction industry who exhibits strong commitment to their career, company, community and industry. Lynn was also recognized at the PWC 'Salute to Women' event in NY.
April 22, 2010
Meet the Construction Chiefs Recap
On April 22, 2010, PWC-DC held a convivial and informative roundtable dinner event, "Meet the Construction Chiefs." Click any of the speakers' names for a PDF of his/her presentation: James R. Jones, Baltimore District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers — Christian E. Jahrling, Turner Construction Company — John Barron, Foulger-Pratt Contracting, Inc. — Diane Stolz, General Services Administration
February 22, 2010
New Directors Join the Board
Ted Baker, Executive VP, Manhattan Construction Company and Christine Hackett, Senior Manager Gilbane Building Company join the PWC-DC Board of Directors.
January 19, 2010
PWC-DC joins millions of volunteers in honor of Martin Luther King Day. Our group, led by Rachel Marz from Manhattan Construction, was on the Ballou Senior High School Beautification project in Washington, DC.
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