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NAWIC Chapter 113 members participate in business fair for women-owned business and minority subcontractors

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North Charleston, SC, November 16, 2016 NAWIC Chapter 113 members (l to r) Brittany Grabski of Brownstone Construction Group and Susan Clary of Contract Construction participated in Charleston County School District’s (CCSD) Small-Women-Minority Business Fair informational session at Chicora Elementary School in North Charleston, SC, on November 16, 2016. The event was facilitated by Brownstone Construction Group in conjunction with… Read more »

NAWIC Chapter #113 promotes networking and mentoring among members

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Columbia, SC, November 10, 2016 NAWIC Chapter #113’s established initiative, “Buddy Lunch,” brought this fine group of ladies together for a meal and an enjoyable mid-day gathering at Za’s Brick Oven, located on Devine St., Columbia, SC. NAWIC members pictured (l to r) include: Dana Jacobs, Sign-It-Quick; Christie Lee, Boyer Construction; Haley Ray, Haley Ray Pavement Marking; Nichole Kopenhaver, McCrory… Read more »

NAWIC Chapter #113 members present at Career Development Facilitator Networking Meeting at Midlands Technical College

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Columbia, SC, November 4, 2016 Members Nichole Kopenhaver, CIT and KC Fondaw of Chapter #113’s Career Awareness Committee were invited to attend a Career Development Facilitator Networking Meeting at Midlands Technical College, Harbison Campus. Nichole presented to the group of local county school career specialists on the structure, growing trends, careers within the construction industry and how educators can help… Read more »

NAWIC Chapter #113 members attend USC’s Ultimate Business Expo

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Columbia, SC, November 3, 2016 – Several NAWIC Chapter #113 members attended the Ultimate Business Expo for Small, Woman-Owned and Minority Contractors and Suppliers on November 3, 2016, from 7:30 to 2:00 at the Koger Center for the Arts. The event was sponsored by The University of South Carolina and the South Carolina Airports Coalition. Pictured are April Coleman, Precision… Read more »

Brownstone sponsors Chapter #113’s member Brittany Grabski

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Columbia, SC, November 1, 2016 Please help us in welcoming Brownstone as a company partner to our chapter and congratulations to Brittany Grabski! Brittany Grabski has accepted the Marketing Director position with Brownstone in Columbia, SC and they have graciously signed her up as a NAWIC member under their firm!  Brownstone is a full-service consulting firm specializing in Program/Construction Management… Read more »

NAWIC Chapter #113 welcomes PattyPacks to present at NOV 2016 member meeting

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Katie McKinley, a 5th Grade Teacher at Midway Elementary School and the founder of  PattyPacks, will be the guest speaker at our Chapter’s November 1, 2016 membership meeting. PattyPacks was created in loving memory of her son, Patterson Grey McKinley. The mission of PattyPacks is to assist the families of infants and children born with a vast array of congenital… Read more »

NAWIC Installs 2016-2017 National President and New Board Members

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Fort Worth, TX, September 28, 2016 The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) installed Connie Leipard, CIT, as its 62nd National President during NAWIC’s Annual Meeting and Education Conference in San Antonio, Texas on Friday, Aug. 19, 2016. Leipard, owner of Quality Drywall Construction, has been a member of NAWIC’s Central Missouri Chapter since 1995. “NAWIC is poised to make… Read more »

Haley Ray Pavement Marking is enjoying steady growth

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Columbia, SC, September 30, 2016 “There are so many of us now! Just two years ago it was just me and Chip. I love seeing our company grow!” – Haley Ray, Haley Ray Pavement Marking Haley Ray is a member of the NAWIC Columbia, SC, Chapter #113.    

Adair Stevenson is NAWIC Chapter #113’s Member of the Year (2015-2016)

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Columbia, SC, August 24, 2016 Adair Stevenson, a Geologist with ESP Associates P.A., was selected by a group of her peers as NAWIC Chapter #113’s Member of the Year for her outstanding contributions to the organization throughout the 2015-2016 year. Adair accepted the award at the Chapter’s annual Employer Appreciation Breakfast on August 24, 2016. Qualifications for the “Member of the Year” are:… Read more »

Darla Moore installed as NAWIC Columbia Chapter President

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Columbia, SC, September 21, 2016 Hood Construction Company congratulates Darla Moore, Project and Subcontractor Outreach Coordinator, on being installed as the 2016-2017 President of the Columbia Chapter of NAWIC – the National Association of Women in Construction. Moore, who has been a member of NAWIC’s Columbia chapter for nine years, is heavily involved with the organization – including volunteering at… Read more »