Week of:  February 23rd, 2015

Projects Bidding:  159

Being Tracked:  1045
(Includes CPV and active projects)
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"The mission of CAM is to provide service, information and assistance to the construction industry. The Association exists to foster growth in the construction industry and encourage networking between members and their publics. CAM will act as a catalyst to promote and enhance profitability, efficiency and integrity within the industry for the benefit of Association members."

CAM Inducts New Chairman and Three New Members to its Board of Directors

The 129th CAM Annual Meeting was held on Wednesday, February 4, 2015, at MotorCity Casino in Detroit. Nearly 500 CAM members were in attendance at the luncheon meeting, which featured Keynote speaker Steve Marquardt, vice president of Olympia Development of Michigan (ODM).


At the meeting, CAM inducted its 2015 Chairman of the Board, along with three new Board members. 


CAM's New Chairman of the Board is Larry S. Brinker, Jr., president of L.S. Brinker Company, part of The Brinker Group, based in Detroit. Brinker, Jr. began his career as a project engineer, advanced to project manager, director of business development, and currently president. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan where he earned a B.S.E. in Civil and Environmental Engineering. At CAM, Brinker, Jr. participates in the Boy Scouts of America Building Connections annual fundraising event and serves on its Executive Committee.  


Each year three directors retire from CAM's 12-member Board, and three new directors are elected by the CAM Membership. The 2015 newly elected directors are: Thomas Broad of Midwest Steel, Inc., Detroit; Joseph Fontanesi of Fontanesi & Kann Company, Ferndale; and Jennifer Panning of Artisan Tile, Inc., Brighton. 


Other current members of the CAM Board of Directors are: Brad Leidal, Leidal & Hart Mason Contractors, Inc., Livonia; John Raimondo, Roncelli, Inc., Sterling Heights; John Rieckhoff, C.L. Rieckhoff Company, Inc., Taylor; Kevin Ryan, Powerlink Facility Management Services, Detroit; and Preston Wallace, Limbach Company, LLC, Pontiac. 


Coming Soon - The 2015 Michigan Construction & Design Tradeshow / CAM 129th Annual Meeting

The 2015 Michigan Construction & Design Tradeshow will take place at MotorCity Casino Hotel in Detroit on February 4, 2015. Show hours are 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. This one-day must-see event will also include the CAM 129th Annual Meeting.

Listen to the podcast recorded recently by CAM President Kevin Koehler and Michigan Business Network radio host Chris Holman as they discuss the upcoming CAM tradeshow and Annual Meeting.

The CAM Annual Meeting will feature Keynote speaker Steve Marquardt, vice president of Olympia Development of Michigan (ODM). Mr. Marquardt is is leading ODM's efforts in the $650 million catalyst development project that will include residential, retail and office facilities, in conjunction with an events and entertainment center that will be home to the Detroit Red Wings.


Safety Achievement Award Submissions Now Being Accepted!

Applications for the 2014 Safety Achievement Award are now being accepted!   Awards are given to those contractors who achieved lost work day and recordable injury rates below Michigan construction industry standards for 2013 while maintaining an Experience Modification Rating (EMR) below 1.0.  


Click here for the application instructions.  Deadline: 2/15/15.


CAM 64th Annual Men's Doubles Classic Tournament

CAM has been proud to sponsor the annual Men's Doubles Bowling Classic for over six decades! The 2015 Classic will offer doubles bowling, dinner, and prizes. A yearly average of 360 bowlers have enjoyed this fun-filled day. Why not be one of them?

Plan to join us at this year's tournament, held at Thunderbowl Lanes in Allen Park on Saturday, February 28, 2015. Open bowling and registration begin at 10:30 am; tournament starts at Noon; entry fee is $35 per man; deadline to register is Friday, February 13, 2015. 

Please click here to access the registration form and return it to CAM with payment. Questions? Contact Ron Riegel (248) 972-1000.




Upcoming Events

European Pheasant Hunt - 3/6/2015 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Technology Tip-Off - 3/11/2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tigers Opening Day Tailgate Event - 4/6/2015