Nov. 28: The Current State of the Construction Market
Emerging trends and pressing economic issues are on the forefront of the construction industry. Hear the perspective of three key industry veterans on the current state of the construction market as we dive into the main components affecting the industry today.
What are some of the biggest challenges that general contractors and subcontractors face? Join the Sax Construction team, Hollister Construction, Jacobson & Company, and ConnectOne Bank on November 28 to learn more about industry trends and current economic conditions. Topics will include:
- Union vs. Non-union
- Addressing + Finding Qualified Labor
- New Jersey vs. New York Markets
- Funding, Insurance and Bonding Issues
- Technology Usage
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 | 8:00-10:00AM
Hanover Marriott | 1401 Route 10 East | Whippany, NJ 07981
Thomas Jacobson, Chairman + CEO of Jacobson & Company, Inc., is the family’s fifth generation running the company and currently serves as their Chairman and CEO. In this role, Tom oversees the organization’s management team and is the key decision maker. Major Jacobson projects done in the past include the Trump Tower, American Express Tower and the LIRR in Penn Station.
Christopher Johnson, CEO + Founder of Hollister Construction oversees all day-to-day operations and in the past 20 years, Chris has managed building projects in excess of 10,000,000 square feet. Since founding Hollister Construction Services in 2004, his leadership has been instrumental to the company’s growth, fueled primarily by his accessibility and commitment to client satisfaction.
Frank Sorrentino III, Chairman + CEO of ConnectOne Bank, founded the bank in 2005 with other business leaders to serve local residents and businesses by providing the highest level of personalized community banking services. Previously, Frank was president of FSS Construction, Inc., a family-owned third generation construction business that specialized in custom-built luxury residential homes.