Building Advantage Wisconsin

Category Archive: Contractors

Save the Date! 2018 Building Advantage Career Fair

The date has been set for the 2018 Building Advantage Career Fair! Join us April 10th at the Waukesha Expo Center – meet trades professionals, participate in hands-on activities and discover the trade for you!

Please contact Anna Molinaro at amolinaro@buildingadvantage.org or 414-897-1146  to  Register! and let us know how many students you will be bringing!  This event is open to all area high schools.

Duwe Metal Products is the Woman-owned Business of the Year

Jeannie Lauret, CEO of Duwe Metal

Jeannie Lauret, CEO of Duwe Metal

Jeannie Lauret, CEO of Duwe Metal Products, Inc.  has been working hard to internally rejuvenate her company while continuing to look for ways to grow the business.  She was recently awarded a contract on one of the biggest projects in Milwaukee, and has worked to ensure that local workforce requirements are met in the process.

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Congratulations to the 2015 Newsmakers of the Year!

The Daily Reporter recently announced its winners for the 2015 Newsmakers of the Year awards, and we are proud to say that the vast majority are Building Advantage members! Congratulations to all of our constractors and tradespeople who were selected; below is a list of all of this year’s winners. The 2015 Newsmakers of the Year will be honored at an awards ceremony on Thursday, October 22nd; more details on the event can be found here.

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Executive Board Update

It’s been a while since we’ve sent out an update on our Executive Board of Directors at Building Advantage. Our Executive Board is made up of six labor and six management representatives, along with five industry advisors from across southeastern Wisconsin. Together, we work on issues of mutual concern for both sides ranging from getting our members back to work to recruiting our future workforce.
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