CAGC Involved in Charlotte Business INClusion

A Workforce Initiative

March 9, 2017

CBI Advisory Committee

The City of Charlotte has created a standing city council advisory committee to provide advice and policy recommendations to improve participation in city construction and maintenance projects by MWSBE companies.  Carolinas AGC and several of its member companies have been appointed to the committee.  Committee members include former CAGC President Edison Cassels from Edison Foard , Steven Bimbo of Shumaker Loop and Kendrick and Bill Stricker of Carolinas AGC.

Other organizations represented include, Metrolina Minority Contractors Association , Charlotte Mecklenburg Black Chamber of Commerce , Charlotte Chamber of Commerce , National Association of Women Business Owners , Latin American Chamber of CommerceHispanic Contractors Association of the Carolinas and Metrolina Native American Association .  The committee met for the first time March 8th.  Members attended an orientation and took the oath of office.