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August Luncheon Presentation Thursday, August 16, 2018 11:45am-1:30pm "Advocacy for Development  and Investment in the Valley:  Expectations of Economic Growth for the Valley" Brett Hopper, Vice President Opus Group Jay Kramer, Director Fennemore Craig Click here to register today! Prepaids, simply email vosadmin@cfma.org noting your attendance and meal choice.

August Luncheon Presentation - Thursday, August 16, 2018 11:45am-1:30pm

                "Advocacy for Development 
and Investment in the Valley:  Expectations of Economic Growth for the Valley" Brett Hopper, Vice President Opus Group Jay Kramer, Director Fennemore Craig Click here to register today! Prepaids, simply email vosadmin@cfma.org noting your attendance and meal choice.

Save the Date! 2018 CFMA VoS Golf Tourney - Thursday November 1, 2018

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EARLY BIRD PRICING ENDS JULY 31ST!

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CFMA's Annual Southwest Regional Conference Registration Now Open!

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Save the Date! 2018 Annual Golf Tournament

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Thursday, November 1, 2018






Complete CFMA’s Member Survey by July 15

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CFMA is committed to providing top quality products and services to its membership. The 2018 Member Survey seeks your insights and feedback about the benefits of your CFMA membership and potential strategic priorities of the organization. All CFMA members are encouraged to participate; only one response per member is permitted. The survey should take about 10 minutes to complete.


Read to Me Wishlist!

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July Luncheon Presentation

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Thursday, July 19, 2018 11:45am-1:30pm "Strategic Planning" John P. Murphy, Senior Consultant FMI Corporation No good deal lasts forever. Because your markets, customers, and even products and services change, you need a strategic plan that will help your company adapt and grow. Strategic planning helps senior executives envision and develop the company'sfuture. Learning Objectives: ▪  Prepare for the planning process ▪  Build an effective planning team ▪  Identify and shape your corporate culture ▪  Conduct a situational analysis of both your internal and external environments ▪  Implement teamwork to achieve long-lasting results Click here for details and to register today! Prepaids, simply email vosadmin@cfma.org noting your attendance and meal choice.

You Can Still Sign Up! June Luncheon Presentation

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Thursday, June 21, 2018 11:45am-1:30pm "Wearables and Technology  Coming to the Construction Site"

Carol Hagen, President Hagen Business Systems During this program you will learn how these devices will impact safety, communications, productivity and project site problem solving and more. Click here for details and to register today! Prepaids, simply email vosadmin@cfma.org noting your attendance and meal choice.

Suicide Prevention

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CFMA's Annual Southwest Regional Conference Registration Now Open!

Women In Construction Finance Management Social Event Was a Blast-The Brush Bar

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Women In Construction Finance Management Social Event Was a Blast-The Brush Bar

Since most of us are in business roles that predominantly use the left side of our brain, we decided to try something that explored the right side - the more artistic one.  We recently had a Women in Construction event at The Brush Bar in Old Town Scottsdale.  About 10 of us got together to drink some wine, have a few bites to eat from The Herb Box and give it a try at painting.  Speaking for myself, the wine was definitely essential  to release my creative abilities!  We voted on which picture to paint and the winner was a desert cactus.  Although we all got the same instructions for painting our pictures, the results were very different showing the various personalities of our group. Some used the directed pink as the background while others used blue, purple, yellow, and orange. We enjoyed the conversation and looking at the various outcomes.  While some were quite proud of th…

June Luncheon Presentation

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Thursday, June 21, 2018 11:45am-1:30pm Carol Hagen, President Hagen Business Systems
"Wearables and Technology Coming to the Construction Site"

During this program you will learn how these devises will impact safety, communications, productivity and project site problem solving and more. Click here for details and to register today! Prepaids, simply email vosadmin@cfma.org noting your attendance and meal choice.

Congratulations John! Well Deserved!

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CFMA Valley of the Sun Chapter HONORS JOHN CORCORAN with the Inaugural Legacy Award As you know, John is a true legacy to the construction industry and continues to be recognized for his decades of dedication to the construction industry and to CICPAC. 

Volunteer for the UMOM Read to Me Event!

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Tuesday, June 5th 6:00-7:45pm Want to help a child build a lifetime love of reading? Readers know it expands your mind and your world. It's a powerful gift.  Every Tuesday night at the UMOM New Day Centers main campus, volunteer readers work with children ages 4 -12 years old. Children pick out and read a book with their volunteer partner. Through these positive, one-on-one experiences with you, their minds open in new and marvelous ways. Please sign up by emailing diana.bujnovsky@jokake.com When: Tuesday June 5th Time:  6:00 - 7:45 p.m. Important: Volunteers must arrive no later than 6:15p.m. For the safety of the children, doors are locked at 6:15 p.m. sharp.  We're sorry, but no exceptions. Where:  The Activity Center on UMOM's main campus located at 3333 East Van Buren Street. Doors to the Activity Center are on the east side of the building, facing Van Buren. Overflow parking is available on the west side of the main parking lot.

Valley of the Sun Has Teamed Up With UMOM to Install a "Little Free Library"!

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Please help to make this endeavor a success!  Valley of the Sun will:Collect funds for the donation; $500 donation per library Hold a book drive for gently used books Brainstorm ideas for our library design (color, decorations, etc.) Gather a group of volunteers to assemble and decorate the box Provide on-going maintenance See link on Valley of the Sun website for donations! After funds are collected we will need volunteers to help build the Little Free Library! We are excited and honored to provide a "take one, leave one" book station at the UMOM campus to give children and their families easy access to books 24/7! The goal is to raise $500.00.  To date, we have collected $177.00!
Visit the home page of the CFMA VoS website to donate now!

CFMA's Annual Conference

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CFMA's Annual Southwest Regional Conference Registration Now Open!

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September 23-25, 2018 Talking Stick Resort, Scottsdale Arizona

The Can't Miss Conference for Construction Financial Managers You have no doubt been very aware of how changing market demands are forcing change on how you do business. You are needing to continually adjust your firms processes and business model to maximize growth, and to ensure the value of your business does not get eaten away by changing demands in the marketplace. This year's conference will include three information-packed days filled with timely and relevant topics and great networking opportunities. Click here for details and to register now!

Women of Construction Finance Management Social Event

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May 23, 2018 4:30-7:30pm Join your fellow Women of Construction Finance Management on May 23, 2018 for a great evening of networking, painting, and wine.   The Brush Bar - A Paint a Wine Bar 4165 N Craftsmen Court Old Town Scottsdale, AZ $55/person - Appetizers and one beverage (additional beverages can be purchased) Click here to sign up on the CFMA VoS event posting.

Volunteer for the UMOM Read to Me Event!

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Tuesday, June 5th 6:00-7:45pm Want to help a child build a lifetime love of reading? Readers know it expands your mind and your world. It's a powerful gift. 

Every Tuesday night at the UMOM New Day Centers main campus, volunteer readers work with children ages 4 -12 years old. Children pick out and read a book with their volunteer partner. Through these positive, one-on-one experiences with you, their minds open in new and marvelous ways. Please sign up by emailing diana.bujnovsky@jokake.com When: Tuesday June 5th Time:  6:00 - 7:45 p.m. Important: Volunteers must arrive no later than 6:15p.m. For the safety of the children, doors are locked at 6:15 p.m. sharp.  We're sorry, but no exceptions. Where:  The Activity Center on UMOM's main campus located at 3333 East Van Buren Street. Doors to the Activity Center are on the east side of the building, facing Van Buren. Overflow parking is available on the west side of the main parking lot.

Please help to make this endeavor a success!

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Valley of the Sun Has Teamed Up With UMOM to Install a "Little Free Library"!


Valley of the Sun will:                                                                Collect funds for the donation; $500 donation per libraryHold a book drive for gently used booksBrainstorm ideas for our library design (color, decorations, etc.)Gather a group of volunteers to assemble and decorate the boxProvide on-going maintenanceSee link on Valley of the Sun website for donations!After funds are collected we will need volunteers to help build the Little Free Library!We are excited and honored to provide a "take one, leave one" book station at the UMOM campus to give children and their families easy access to books 24/7! The goal is to raise $500.00.  To date, we have collected $177.00! Visit the home page of the CFMA VoS website to donate now!

ALERT! PROGRAM CHANGE FOR THE MAY MEETING!

LumberJaxes Social Event was a Hit!

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Bonding agent by day, axe murderer by night?    Jim Bracy spent weeks training for his narrow victory in VOS' Lumberjaxes event - hate to see what he would have done if he lost!

Valley of the Sun Has Teamed Up With UMOM to Install a "Little Free Library"!

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Please help to make this endeavor a success!
Valley of the Sun will:                                                                  Collect funds for the donation; $500 donation per libraryHold a book drive for gently used booksBrainstorm ideas for our library design (color, decorations, etc.)Gather a group of volunteers to assemble and decorate the boxProvide on-going maintenanceSee link on Valley of the Sun website for donations!After funds are collected we will need volunteers to help build the Little Free Library!We are excited and honored to provide a "take one, leave one" book station at the UMOM campus to give children and their families easy access to books 24/7! Visit the home page of the CFMA VoS website to donate now!

Fall' 18 Scholarship Applications Being Accepted!

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Application Deadline:  May 1, 2018

It is a new year... with new tuition bills. The CFMA VOS Fall'18 scholarship is accepting applications to help ease the cost. So, if you know any construction/business oriented student or construction-financial industry employed folks currently or soon to be undertaking a related education program, point them towards the below website. Application deadline is 5/1/2018.  http://vos.cfma.org/valleyofthesun/chapterresources/scholarship

March/April 2018 on CFMA BP Online

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From reflecting upon the importance of suicide prevention and mental health in our industry, to managing your company’s health insurance investment, to focusing on high employee engagement, check out the March/April 2018 issue of CFMA Building Profits for important HR issues that affect everyone on your team.