Here's what members have to say about the BIA.
The BIA provides a great networking opportunity! - Michelle Cleveland, Artina Promotional Products
It is a great forum to listen and learn about what other members are experiencing in these tough economic times. - Tony Hudson, Brian Wiland & Associates
The relationships I’ve developed over my years as a member of this association have been invaluable. - Ann Misiolek, Chicago Title, Real Living Mortgage, Parksite & Suburban Steel Supply
Malcolm [Porter, BIA’s government affairs consultant] is a god. - Bill Acton, Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc.
BIA is not only a great organization, but the personal support I received when I lost my job was wonderful! - Laura Casella-Watson, The Cleary Company
Being a member of the BIA is one of the best decisions I have made for my company. The relationships and friendships I have made have been invaluable to my company’s success. - Mark Braunsdorf, Compass Homes
Great organization! - Tom Kenison, Dave Fox Remodeling, Inc.
It’s a way to learn from others who learned from their mistakes and as members, they are willing to share with other members so they don’t make the same mistakes! - Henry DiYanni, DiYanni Homes
The association is very important to our business. - Charlie Driscoll, Edwards Land Company
BIA membership has been invaluable to my business. - Pam Yost, Grand DesignGroup, Inc.
Very good for business growth. - Jeff Brown, J.S. Brown & Company
The BIA gives me the national information I need to stay competitive. - Travis Ketron, Ketron Custom Builders
Networking together to meet new people. - Lynn Chilelli, M.C. Steel & Crane Service, Inc.
You get out what you put into it! - Bryon Woerner, Marble & Granite Works
The opportunity to talk with other remodelers, take classes offered and learn about industry changes. - Chuck Snyder, The Marburn Co.
The seminars offered through the BIA are helpful and informative. - Greg Marietti, Marietti Custom Builder
It is a great opportunity to meet new builders/prospects. - Dana Jackson, Sims-Lohman Commercial Division
Educational opportunities, marketing our services and a sense of community involvement are three solid reasons the PNC Mortgage team is involved with the BIA of Central Ohio. - Gary McNutt, PNC Mortgage
BIA membership is the best business investment you can make. - Ron Landis, CGR, CAPS, R J Landis Design & Construction, Inc.
The BIA is a great networking opportunity for anyone looking to expand their business as well as build relationships with colleagues. - Chris Hebert, Real Living HER
Lobbying efforts at the statewide level insured my ability to continue to practice when the state board of architects tried to restrict home design to architects only. - Jim Wright, Residential Designed Solutions, Inc.
The BIA provides opportunities to stay in front of our current clients as well as potential clients. Our membership is truly valuable. - Xanath VanFrayen, Stewart Title
Invaluable! - Todd Erdy, Suburban Steel Supply Co., LLC
It’s great to see member customers at the meetings and to meet potential customers. - Steve Huddle, Superior Walls of the Tri-State
In a few short months, I have been able to meet many people to network with through sponsorship opportunities and SMC lunch meetings. I love it! - Lisa Hardy, Wayne Homes
Great place to network! - Greg Szott, Westport Homes of Ohio, Inc.
Great way to learn about the industry standard and a way to meet great people. - Tia Kellner, Worly Plumbing Supply