Grand Valley Construction Association

GVCA

Grand Valley Construction Association

The Grand Valley Construction Association, also known as the GVCA, provides resources, information and educational opportunities for its members who are in the construction (and related) industries in the Grand Valley area. Grand Valley comprises the counties of Brant, Dufferin, Grey, Wellington, as well as the districts of Norfolk, Haldiman, and the Regional Municipality of Waterloo.


Painting & Decorating Contractors of America

PDCA

Painting & Decorating Contractors of America

PDCA is the only trade association dedicated to the success of painting and decorating contractors. Nearly 2,000 contractors in America and Canada are proud members of this organization founded in 1884. PDCA is recognized and supported by many industry manufacturers and suppliers as the premier organization committed to helping painting and decorating contractors improve their business. PDCA offers contractor members many opportunities to develop and grow through participation in education programs, attendance at local networking meetings, use of PDCA Industry Standards and more.


Canadian Green Building Council

CaGBC

Canadian Green Building Council

Canada Green Building Council. CaGBC’s mission is to “lead and accelerate the transformation to high-performing, healthy green buildings, homes and communities throughout Canada.” Its vision is “a transformed built environment leading to a sustainable future.”


Canadian Construction Association

CCA

Canadian Construction Association

Established in 1918, Canadian Construction Association’s (CCA) vision is to build Canada with ethics, skills and responsibility. CCA’s mission is to be the national voice for the Canadian construction industry.


Canadian Federation of Independent Business

CFIB

Canadian Federation of Independent Business

With the strength of over 109,000 small business owners from coast-to-coast the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) is the big voice for small businesses. For over 40 years, they have represented the interests of the small business community to all three levels of in their fight for tax fairness, reasonable labour laws and reduction of regulatory paper burden.


Merit OpenShop Contractors Association of Ontario

Merit Ontario

Merit OpenShop Contractors Association of Ontario

Merit Ontario is a member driven, non-profit Association representing open shop (non-union) construction companies across Ontario. Merit Open Shop contractors represent 74%* of Ontario’s construction workforce – the majority of Ontario’s construction industry. Merit Ontario brings together these individual contractors through delivering the best possible safety and human resource programs. Merit employers believe in developing a loyal and highly skilled workforce. Its member companies engage and retain employees by enrolling in our strong Merit Ontario group benefits, retirement plans and training.


Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce

GKWCC

Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce

The Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce is the pre-eminent business membership organization in the Waterloo Region committed to supporting the goals of its members with services, products and an informed and committed staff.