WICA Convention Registration Closing This Month

Registration for the WICA 2017 Annual Convention will close this month on Monday, August 21st. It will also be your last chance to book a room at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel at the discounted group rate. Rooms are available at the group rate of $259/night excluding taxes and fees and can be booked online here or by phone at (206) 621-1700 (be sure to mention the group name: WICA 2017 Annual Convention.)

Convention begins Sunday, September 10th when attendees will be welcomed at the Opening Reception from 5:00PM-7:00PM. Convention continues Monday morning with a Keynote Breakfast featuring the seminar “Technology, Innovation and Politics: Can Contractors Rise to the Challenge?” by David Allen with McKinstry.  Following the Keynote Presentation, David Norris from Hermanson Company will give a presentation on emerging Energy Codes entitled “Mechanical Insulation: R U Aware?”  Rounding out our educational morning will be our final seminar, “The Basics: Knowing What Your Contract Says and How to Get Paid” by Kelly Sloan with Lanak & Hanna.

Monday afternoon, members can participate in the Annual Convention Golf Tournament at Jefferson Park Golf Club with stunning views of Mount Rainer and Downtown Seattle. During the Golf Tournament spouses can attend the Spouse Program which will feature a one-hour boat tour around Elliott Bay and the Seattle Waterfront followed by a group lunch at Elliott’s Oyster House.

On the final day of convention members can look forward to the morning of business meetings with Contractors & Manufacturers having a joint roundtable breakfast before meeting separately and the WICA Annual Business Meeting. Finally Contractor Members will meet with Union Leadership and discuss the most pressing labor issues. The convention will conclude Tuesday evening with the President’s Reception and Dinner which will be a business formal event held in the Fairmont Olympic Hotel’s opulent Georgian Room.

Don’t miss out on energizing and productive days of conversation and education. Register before August 21st and reserve your place. If you have any questions or requests please call the WICA office at (801)364-0050 or email Leanna at leanna@wica1.com






WICA PacNW Golf Tournament A Success

Members took to the Washington National Golf Course on Friday, July 7th for the Pacific Northwest Golf Tournament featuring a shotgun start at 7:30am and an awards ceremony and  lunch after golf concluded. In first place, with a score of 58, was Ken Gritter, Tim Stout, Jim King, and Kevin M of Hudson Bay Insulation and the second place team consisted of Charley Marshall of MacArthur Company, and Jeff Craker, Mike Johnson and Dave Poznanski of Performance Contracting, Inc. The closest to the pin winners are Charley Marshall (5), Matt Loya (8), Jeff Borgiea (11), and Jeff Craker(16) with Tony Cox winning the long drive competition, and Greg Zevely taking the straight drive competition. Congratulations to the winners and thank you to everyone who participated to make this tournament a success.

Additionally we would like to thank and recognize the companies that generously sponsored the golf tournament. Those companies were:

Alaskan Insulation Specialties, Argus Contracting LP, Armacell, Bay Insulation Supply, DUNA-USA, Farwest Insulation Contracting, Foundation Building Materials, Hudson Bay Insulation, ITW Insulation Systems, JM Industrial Insulation Group, Johns Manville, Knauf Insulation, MacArthur Company, Midwest Fasteners, Morgan Advanced Materials, Owens Corning, Performance Contracting, Inc., Summit Contracting and Zenith American Solutions.

Registration Closing This Month For PacNW Golf Tournament

Join WICA in beautiful Auburn, Washington on Friday, July 7th as we tee off at Washington National Golf Course. The morning begins with a 7:30am shotgun start with lunch and awards ceremony to follow. Registration is $125 per person for members and $175 per person for non-members. Sponsorships are still available starting at $250 per hole for members and $300 per hole for non-members. Registration is now open and will close on Wednesday, June 28th. To register online follow the link below or download the PDF registration here.

Download PDF Registration Here