SBE/MWBE Business outreach WITH sTEPHANIE CALDWELL
Tuesday, August 13th Emerald Queen Hotel & Casino Pacific rim vip room 5:30pm - 7:30pm
DescriptionJoin us as Stephanie Caldwell from Absher Construction will share about SBE/MWBE outreach, how we develop relationships with those businesses and what the industry looks like right now in terms of BE requirements.
Stephanie is the Small Business Community Outreach Manager for Absher Construction Company. She has worked in the construction industry for 21 years bringing a wealth of experience with working in the local community. She joined Absher as a Project Assistant in 1998 at the $67M New Holly Redevelopment project, where she worked very closely and successfully with the New Holly Campus of Learners Career Development Center to develop and implement the project's HUD Section 3 hiring program for community residents. Another important responsibility of her position was to assist MBE and WBE firms with specific contract compliance issues.
Today, Stephanie continues to work with organizations in helping them to develop and implement their project specific community plans. She serves on the advisory board for the City of Tacoma LEAP (Local Employment and Apprenticeship Training Program), City of Tacoma SBE Advisory Committee and AGC’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee. 5:30 - Networking 6:00 - Dinner & Announcements 6:30 - Presentation