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Dec 17, 2014, 10:21 ET

U.S. Green Building Council Announces 2014 "Best of Green Schools" Honorees

The Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced today the 2014 "Best of Green Schools" recipients, recognizing 10...

Dec 17, 2014, 09:10 ET
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Texas BOMA Launches "Taxed Out of Town" Initiative For Texas Property Appraisal Reform

 Today, the Texas Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) launched "Taxed Out of Town", a statewide initiative advocating for Texas...

Dec 12, 2014, 09:03 ET

BOKS Offers Fans Once-In-A-Lifetime Chance To Kick Off 2015 At The Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic®

Today, BOKS (Build Our Kids' Success) announces a partnership with OMAZE, a leading fundraising platform, to bring one lucky sports fan and a guest...

Dec 11, 2014, 08:40 ET

Construction Risk Managers Should Focus on Preventing Humidity Damage

 Today's healthy construction activity is a boon for an industry that's waited years to recover, but Florida-based Liberty Building Forensics...

Dec 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

NCI Building Systems Names Don Riley President, Group Building Segments

 NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS), a leading manufacturer of metal products for the nonresidential building industry, announced today...

Dec 09, 2014, 16:23 ET

NCI Building Systems Reports Fourth Quarter and 2014 Fiscal Year End Results

NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended November 2, 2014. Fourth...

Dec 09, 2014, 07:45 ET

NCI Building Systems Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule

 NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS) announced today that it will release financial results for its 2014 fourth quarter and fiscal year...

Dec 02, 2014, 07:00 ET

Another Northeastern Eco Certified Defensive Partner Orders Eco Red Shield™

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that Coastal Modular Group of New Jersey has purchased their first Eco Red...

Dec 01, 2014, 11:26 ET

Dale's Remodeling Transforms Unsightly Deck into Beautiful Living Space with AZEK Recycled Pavers

 Dale's Remodeling of Salem, Oregon, has proven that a greener choice can be beautiful and functional.  Using AZEK Pavers, made with up...

Nov 25, 2014, 13:32 ET

Continental Building Products Mourns the Sudden Loss of Isaac Preston, President and Chief Executive Officer

Continental Building Products, Inc. (NYSE: CBPX) (the "Company") today announced that Isaac Preston, President and Chief Executive Officer, passed...

Nov 24, 2014, 08:00 ET

A Third-Party Marketing Effort Supportive Of Eco's Defensive Movement Targets The Jersey Shore Rebuild

Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that the weather has taken its inevitable turn toward the cold and wet making unprotected...

Nov 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

Eco Building Products Is On The Move With Eco Certified Builders Increasing And Reodering

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that F1 Construction, Inc. based out of Queens, New York has placed their second Eco...

Nov 20, 2014, 12:14 ET

PRES Energy Partners with Pritchett Controls & InsideIQ for Energy Management System Solutions

 PRES Energy, a national real estate services company, has partnered with InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance member Pritchett Controls for...

Nov 19, 2014, 14:30 ET
Present for the SBA's 2014 Emerging Leaders ceremony were, from left to right; Antonio Doss, SBA District Director, Washington Metro Area District Office; Tameka Montgomery, SBA Associate Administrator for Entrepreneurial Development; Natalia Olson-Urtecho, SBA Regional Administrator, Region III; Chris Bloyer, Recurrent COO; Tim Kerin, 2014 SBA Emerging Leaders Program Instructor; Maria Contreras Sweet - Administrator, U.S. Small Business Administration

RECURRENT COO Chris Bloyer is Among Graduates of SBA's 2014 Emerging Leaders Program

Maria Contreras Sweet, Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was present to honor graduates of the administration's 2014...

Nov 19, 2014, 08:00 ET

Eco Red Shield™ Protected Lumber Selected By High-End Developer, Flying Point Development, Inc.

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that Flying Point Development Inc. has ordered their first Eco Red Shield Protected...

Nov 18, 2014, 08:00 ET

Eco Building Products, Inc. Fire Technology Showcased On NBC News

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that with the sale of Christmas Trees about to go into full swing, the Company took...

Nov 17, 2014, 12:56 ET

Build-A-Bear Workshop Celebrates The Holidays By Transforming Into Santa's Workshop With Eight Merry Reindeer And Holiday App

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE: BBW) announced today that it has transformed its stores into Santa's Workshops to provide toys for all the...

Nov 14, 2014, 15:54 ET
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Go Build Alabama Honored At National Workforce Development Conference

Go Build Alabama, an initiative of the Alabama Construction Recruitment Institute (ACRI), was recognized during the 2014 Construction Users...

Nov 13, 2014, 12:13 ET

North America's Building Trades Unions to U.S. Congress: Approve the Keystone Pipeline

North America's Building Trades Unions today called upon the United States Congress to take immediate action to approve the Keystone XL...

Nov 12, 2014, 14:50 ET
Setting the stage for tomorrow at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center

Reagan Building's John P. Drew and Andrew Gelfuso Named as Trustees of the Federal City Council

 Today, The Federal City Council announced the appointment of two new trustees, John P. Drew, President & CEO of Trade Center Management...