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Latest Member Stories

  • Woodinville Business Owner Named Chair of National Building Council

    Posted on Feb 23, 2017 in:
    • Professional Women in Building
    • Member Stories
    • Councils
    Juli Bacon, owner of JB Consulting Systems and Bacon Maintenance Services in Woodinville, has been sworn in as the 2017 chair of the National Association of Home Builders Professional Women in Building Council. Bacon is also a partner in JJ BizWorks.
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  • Member Story: CrystaLite

    Posted on Feb 13, 2017 in:
    • Member Stories
    Established in 1982, CrystaLite is a Northwest manufacturer of high-quality skylights, roof glazing, sunrooms, and railing systems for residential, commercial, and industrial markets. Based in Everett, Washington, CrystaLite has additional distribution and sales locations in Spokane and Salem, Oregon, and employs 60 total employees.
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  • Shannon's 60: Kevin Kartak, AAA KARTAK

    Posted on Feb 13, 2017 in:
    • Member Benefits
    • Member Stories
    • Video
    • Membership
    This week, Shannon talks to Kevin Kartak of AAA KARTAK Glass & Closet about his 28 years as an MBA member.
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  • Member Story: Batt + Lear

    Posted on Jan 16, 2017 in:
    • Member Stories
    • Member Benefits
    • Built Green
    • Advocacy
    Batt + Lear joined the MBA in 2005, specifically for the MBA Health Trust. “Right from the beginning, it had been our dream to be the kind of company that people wanted to work for,” says Jason. “Early on, we offered 20 days of paid time off plus health insurance. The MBA Health Trust was the only plan that would let us insure a minimum of just five employees."
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  • Congratulations to MBA’s 2016 Award Recipients

    Posted on Dec 19, 2016 in:
    • AHC
    • Membership
    • MBAKS News
    • Built Green News
    • Member Stories
    • Advocacy
    Earlier this month, the Master Builders Association recognized several individuals for their contributions to the Association at our annual Winter Gala and Installation of Officers. These individuals offer an important reminder of the positive accomplishments that can be realized by simply being willing to step up and lead by example.
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