Events

9th Annual Chili Cookoff- November GMM sponsored by Barco’s Accounting

It’s the HOTTEST night of the building industry Join us for the CDBIA Annual Meeting of Members and YOU get to be the judge. Members are invited to bring their chili and vie for the coveted title of the “Hottest member in the building industry” Members are welcome to bring one crock pot of chili. …

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Register to be a 2019 Partner in Progress

Partners in Progress 2020 Charlotte DeSoto Building Industry Association has a program we call “Partners in Progress.”  We would like to offer to each of you the opportunity to participate in this program and become a CDBIA Partner in Progress. Partners in Progress was created to help us fund our new building and has now…

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BUILDing Knowledge- Networking Tips DHY Media

October 22nd at 4:30pm CDBIA Office-17984 Toledo Blade Blvd. Port Charlotte, FL 33948 Free for members Building Knowledge series is a free benefit to members of the CDBIA. This is only open to current active members of the CDBIA. Space is limited. Please RSVP by:  visiting www.cdbia.com or call 941-625-0804 This month’s topic: 5 digital…

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Submit your nomination for the CDBIA Annual Awards

The Charlotte-DeSoto Building Industry Association is currently accepting nominations for the following awards: Member of the Year Builder of the Year Subcontractor of the Year Associate/Contractor of the Year Circle of Excellence Award The awards are presented annual at the CDBIA Installation Banquet, which will be held on December 7,2019. SAVE THE DATE!  More details…

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James Sanders Jr., CAPS, CGR, CGP, GMB, Florida Certified Master Builder

James Sanders Jr., CAPS, CGR, CGP, GMB, Florida Certified Master Builder   For Immediate Release: Florida Certified Master Builder (FCMB), created to help consumers find a builder they can trust, is proud to announce James Sanders Jr., CAPS, CGR, CGP, GMB of Arthur Rutenberg/Sandstar Homes in Punta Gorda, is now a Florida Certified Master Builders.…

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TJ Thornberry, Punta Gorda- Florida Certified Master Builder

TJ Thornberry, Punta Gorda- Florida Certified Master Builder     Florida Certified Master Builder (FCMB), created to help consumers find a builder they can trust, is proud to announce Thomas “TJ” Thornberry of Thornberry Custom Builders in Punta Gorda, is now a Florida Certified Master Builder. Florida Certified Master Builders are elite Home Builders, Remodelers…

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CDBIA Bowling & Billiards

The Charlotte-DeSoto Building Industry Association invites you to join us in our 7th annual Bowling & Billiards event to be held at 6pm on Saturday, September 14th at Treasure Lanes in Port Charlotte, Florida. Registration for each bowler includes bowling, shoes, food and non-alcoholic beverages and FUN!! Pool Tournament will start at 8pm. Cash prize…

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Jay Carlson Memorial Trust Fund

Jay Carlson The family of Earle Jay Carlson, 60, of Port Charlotte, Florida is profoundly sad to announce Jay passed away Friday, December 7, 2018 at Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte. Jay was born in Hobart, Indiana, grew up in the Chicago area and moved to Charlotte County in 1975 from Miami, Florida.  He…

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