Levy will boost costs: builders
Building industry warns levy will increase the cost of home building and renovating.

Parade of Homes draws to close
Mike Chinelli of Chinelli Design Build in Orange City stands in the kitchen area of the great room in his courtyard model Belle Ferme in DeLand that is entered in the Volusia Building Industry Association’s 2015 Parade of Homes that end today.

LaBrant joins race for Baker’s Vancouver port board seat
Eric LaBrant, president of the Fruit Valley Neighborhood Association, has announced his candidacy for the District 2 seat on the nonpartisan Port of Vancouver Board of Commissioners that is now held by Nancy Baker.

2015 NW Natural Parade of Homes coming to Ridgefield
The Building Industry Association of Clark County (BIA) announced this week that this year’s NW Natural Parade of Homes will be located in the Ridgefield area near the Clark County Fairgrounds. A groundbreaking ceremony was held at the site, known as Meadows at 179th, earlier this week.

New Report on Graduates in Canadian Biotech Industry Sheds Light on Hiring Practices
The BioTalent Canada report, "Opening the Door – Building Careers for New Grads in Biotech," is sponsored in part by Canada's Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies (Rx&D) and features data collected from new graduates that participated in the federal Career Focus wage subsidy program from 2013 to 2015. 24% of the participants identified themselves as members of a visible minority, comparable ...

Ken Kral Joins Halsell Builders in Santa Maria as Director of Finance
Halsell Builders , a Santa Maria-based building and design firm for the Central Coast since 2002, is pleased to announce Ken Kral has joined the team as director of finance.

National Association of Professional Women Announces Carolyn D. Hawkins, President at Storm Casualty Consulting, Inc ...
Carolyn D. Hawkins is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession (PRWeb March 30, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/napw/remodelstormdamageChicago/prweb12555545.htm

GIWA workforce leader named
The Grains Industry Association of WA has named Manjusha Thorpe as executive officer for its Capacity Building Project.

National Association of Professional Women Announces Teresa Vignau, M.F.A., B.F.A., Artistic Director at Roberts ...
Teresa Vignau is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession (PRWeb March 30, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/napw/theaterartsBocaRatonFL/prweb12553405.htm

Mark Crowell Named Vice President of KAUST Innovation and Economic Development
Mark Crowell Named Vice President of KAUST Innovation and Economic Development