The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas announces the 2017 leadership team for the organization’s Upstate (SC) Council.
Gavin Axson, Senior Project Manager for Brasfield and Gorrie, is serving another year as Chair, working closely with the 2017 leadership team:
Allison Anderson, Turner — Workforce Development Liaison
Corey Arledge, Eldeco Inc. — Safety
Kyle Dillard, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. — Vice Chair and Government Affairs
Bryan Finch, Hajoca — Membership
Brian Gallagher, O’Neal — ABC of the Carolinas Board Liaison/Past Chair
Joan Krause, Write-On Communications — Public Relations
Steven Barber, Brasfield & Gorrie
Matt Frey, Skanska
Justin Martin, Cely Construction
Chris Moore, Carolina Power
Anne Marie Murphy, United Community Bank
"As the construction industry maintains its positive growth in 2017 and beyond, ABC of the Carolinas welcomes the opportunity to support, promote, and grow its member companies," said Axson. "The Upstate Council will continue to provide education, workforce development, training opportunities, and networking events for its members, while working to recruit new companies to this dynamic organization. As always, we will promote the merit-shop construction philosophy in the Upstate market."
About ABC Upstate — ABC’s Upstate Council is comprised of nearly 200 local and regional member companies in Greater Greenville/Spartanburg/Anderson for which construction is their primary business or a major market focus. More than 750 individuals from these Upstate companies participate in the organization’s year-round activities, which include regularly scheduled lunch-and-learn programs, social functions, specialized education and training, involvement in government affairs on both a local and national level, and community service.
About ABC of the Carolinas — The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas represents the merit construction contractors and related firms in North and South Carolina. ABC of the Carolinas is a chapter of the national ABC organization which represents more than 26,000 members.
For more information and news, visit www.abccarolinas.org.