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2017 Construction Marketing Outlook Survey Results

Published on February 8, 2017 By Linsey Stonchus

To better understand 2017′s plans and priorities in the construction industry, the Construction Marketing Association conducted a national survey of construction professionals. The following questions were asked: 1. In 2017, will you increase or decrease overall marketing activities and budgets? 2. What traditional marketing tactics will you increase or decrease in 2017? 3. What Internet marketing [...]

2016 CMA STAR Awards – Winners Announced

Published on December 13, 2016 By Linsey Stonchus

The Construction Marketing Association (CMA) just announced the winners of the 2016 STAR Awards. The winners can be seen in the dedicated space at: www.cmastarawards.com. The STAR awards recognize excellence in 16 marketing categories and 80 sub-categories. SUPERSTAR and STAR represent first and second place, respectively, in each category. CONSTRUCTION MARKETER OF THE YEAR recognizes [...]

Technology Trends In Construction Improving Job Site Safety

Published on November 28, 2016 By Linsey Stonchus

A series of innovative ideas in construction have been used to bring a remarkable difference in the industry.There is no shortage of tech gadgets for commercial projects as there are a number on offer for various projects. More enticing are the low costs of the tools that lower the barrier for adopting these tech gadgets [...]

Submit Your Entry to the Construction Marketing STAR™ Awards

Published on September 21, 2016 By Linsey Stonchus

The Construction Marketing Association is calling for entrants in this year’s annual Construction Marketing STAR™ awards. Each year, CMA recognizes effective marketing in the construction industry in 16 categories, including: advertising, content, trade shows, video, and internet. Each category with have STAR and SUPERSTAR winners, plus a BEST IN SHOW. CMA has even decided to [...]

Content Marketing Best Practices – Survey

Published on May 5, 2016 By Linsey Stonchus

Content Marketing is one of the best ways for a B2B business to gain visibility. This is because good content impresses prospective customers, as well as industry peers. In addition, great content supports search authority and drives lead generation.

Expert Interview with CMA’s Chairman & CEO

Published on August 20, 2015 By Lindsay

In a recent interview with 24/7 Massachusetts Contractors Academy, CMA’s Chairman and Chief Marketing Officer, Neil M. Brown, gives expert advice on creating a marketing association for the construction industry.

2015 CMA STAR Awards: Call For Entries

Published on July 11, 2015 By Lindsay

  We are so pleased to announce our 3rd year of the Construction Marketing STAR™ awards and the Construction Marketer of the Year™ Awards!

Need to Simplify Employee Timekeeping? Timesheet Mobile™ Nails It

Published on March 3, 2015 By Lindsay

You own a construction business and your electrical, plumbing, painting, and roofing crews are all over town at multiple sites performing various jobs. How do you communicate with and keep track of these employees that don’t report to your home office? The solution had better be user-friendly, reliable, and just like your guys, able to [...]

Home-Improvement Startup Benefits Homeowners and Service Professionals

Published on January 27, 2015 By Neil Brown

The Home-Improvement startup Porch.com Inc was said to have been valued at $500 million by investors, making them a top competitor next to Houzz Inc. and Thumbtack Inc. Porch.com launched in 2013 in Seattle and is now building its service faster nationwide and it’s free to homeowners. Compared to Houzz Inc, which has raised most [...]

WorkHands: A Social Media Site for Construction Workers

Published on December 11, 2014 By Neil Brown

WorkHands is a social media network that is for skilled workers that are in the construction and manufacturing industries. The site is styled after LinkedIn. The main purpose of the website is to better connect employers with skilled workers in the United States.