NECA March 2014 Membership Meeting – Inspector Recognition Dinner

March 10, 2014

TO: Northern Illinois Chapter, NECA Members

RE: Monthly Membership Meeting – Inspector Recognition Dinner

Please be advised that the monthly membership meeting/Annual Inspector Recognition Dinner will be held on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. at Beacon on the Green Restaurant (formerly Rochelle Country Club), 531 S. 7th Street in Rochelle. All Electrical Inspectors and Building Department officials in our jurisdiction are invited to attend. If you see any of them, please encourage their attendance. For the program, MasterGraphics from Madison, Wisconsin will give a presentation on Building Information Modeling (BIM). BIM is an intelligent 3-D design process that provides insight for creating and managing building projects. Come see first hand the impact BIM will have on the construction industry, and get your questions answered. 

The dinner choices will be New York Strip Steak, Salmon or Eggplant Parmesan.

Please call, fax or email Kathy at the Chapter Office by Thursday morning, March 20th to make your reservations and let us know your entree choice. Please make every effort to attend to show your support for the Inspectors in their important role of protecting the lives and property of the citizens.

Company: __________________________________________________

_____ Yes, please register the following individuals for the Tuesday, March 25th meeting at 6:30 p.m.:

Circle Entrée Choice

______________________________________ NY Strip      Salmon      Eggplant Parmesan

______________________________________ NY Strip      Salmon      Eggplant Parmesan

______________________________________ NY Strip      Salmon      Eggplant Parmesan

Directions to Beacon on the Green Restaurant, 531 S. 7th St., Rochelle, IL.:
From intersection of I-39 and I-88: Go west on I-88 to the first exit, Route 251 (S. 7th Street). Go north on IL-251 (S. 7th Street) for about one-half mile. Beacon on the Green (Rochelle Country Club) is on the east side of the road.

Fax form to (815) 874-7701 or call the Chapter Office at (815) 874-8400 or email kmancuso@nilneca.org by Thursday, March 20th to make your reservation.

NECA February 2014 Membership Meeting

Please be advised that the monthly NECA Membership meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 6:30 pm at Capri Restaurant, 313 E. State Street in downtown Rockford.  Capri is located one block east of the Rock River on E. State Street.  Parking is in the lot behind (on the south side) the restaurant.  The program for the meeting will be Attorney Kim Case of Holmstrom & Kennedy giving a presentation on Lien Law.  Be sure to attend to hear the latest changes to lien laws and to get your questions answered.  Associate Members will also be in attendance.

We have invited all signatory contractors to this meeting to learn more about NECA.  Please try to personally invite any signatory contractors that you know to make them feel welcome.

Please call, fax or email (kmancuso@nilneca.org) the Chapter Office by Thursday morning, February 20th to make your reservations and to let us know your entree choice (Filet Mignon, Broiled Cod Almondine, or Chicken Chardonnay.).  The chicken is served with red peppers, tomatoes and covered in a chardonnay wine sauce.

Please Fax the form to (815) 874-7701 or call the Chapter Office at (815) 874-8400 or email kmancuso@nilneca.org by “Thursday, February 20th to register for the meeting.

 

January 2014 NECA Membership Meeting on Tuesday, January 21, 2014

January 9, 2014

TO: Northern Illinois Chapter, NECA Members
RE: Monthly Membership Meeting
FROM: Jack Battel

Please be advised that the monthly membership meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 21, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. at the Hoffman House in the Holiday Inn, 7550 E. State Street in Rockford. The Hoffman House/Holiday Inn is one block west of the intersection of I-90 and E. State Street on the east side of Rockford. The program for the meeting will be Tim Dimke, Executive Director of the Rockford Park District (RPD). The RPD has a big impact on the quality of life for Northern Illinois. Come here Mr. Dimke discuss the impact of the park district on the community and what is in store for the future.

The installation of officers and directors who were elected at the November meeting will
also take place at this meeting. Enclosed is the agenda for this meeting and the minutes
of the meeting held on November 26, 2013.

Please call, fax or email (kmancuso@nilneca.org) the Chapter Office by Friday morning,
January 17, 2014 to make your reservations and let us know your entree choice (Prime
Rib, Broiled Orange Roughy, or Vegetarian Lasagna).

Company: __________________________________________________
_____ Yes, please register the following individuals for the January 21st meeting at 6:30 p.m.:

Circle Entrée Choice
_____________________________Prime Rib, Orange Roughy, Veg. Lasagna
____________________________  Prime Rib, Orange Roughy, Veg. Lasagna
____________________________  Prime Rib, Orange Roughy, Veg. Lasagna

Fax form to (815) 874-7701 or call the Chapter Office at (815) 874-8400 or email
kmancuso@nilneca.org by Friday, January 17th to register for the meeting.

NECA November 2013 Membership Meeting / Election of Directors

November 14, 2013

TO:       Northern Illinois Chapter, NECA Members

RE:       Monthly Membership Meeting and Election of Directors

Please be advised that the monthly NECA Membership meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. at Franchesco’s Ristorante, 7128   Spring Creek Road in Rockford.  Attached is the agenda for this meeting and the minutes of the meeting held on October 29, 2013.

The program for the meeting will be James Barrett of VAS.  VAS is a premiere professional firm comprised of CPAs and credentialed valuation professionals that provide business valuation and taxation services.  Some of the topics that could be addressed include asset protection, federal and state tax savings, succession planning, consulting and employment contracts, advanced tax planning, analysis of intangible assets such as goodwill or restrictive covenants, and identifying available tax credits.

The Annual Election of Directors will also be held at this meeting.  Those with terms expiring are Governor Roger Chapman, President Louie Maffioli, Treasurer Dave Raasch and Director Dave Boettcher.  Roger Chapman has informed the Chapter that he will not be seeking reelection.  Each nominee for office shall be the Accredited Representative of a regular member firm in good standing.  The nominations and elections shall be at large.  The Accredited Representatives of member firms in good standing are eligible to vote.  If the Accredited Representative of a member firm is unable to attend this meeting to vote, the Chapter Bylaws allow for the appointment of a substitute, provided there is a letter of authorization from the Accredited Representative.  This letter of authorization must be at the Chapter Office by 4:00 p.m. on November 26, 2013 so the Board of Directors can certify that such substitute complies with the Bylaws.

Company: ______________________________________________

Yes, please register the following individuals for the  November 26th  meeting:                                                                         

                                                                                 Circle Entrée Choice

_______________________  Prime Rib,   Orange Roughy,   Chicken Oregano,   Pasta Rotolo

_______________________  Prime Rib,   Orange Roughy,   Chicken Oregano,   Pasta Rotolo

_______________________  Prime Rib,   Orange Roughy,   Chicken Oregano,   Pasta Rotolo

Pasta Rotolo is a vegetarian selection – Spinach & Tomato Pasta stuffed with Rocotta and Fresh Spinach, baked and topped with fresh Pomodoro, served with Julienne Vegetables.

Please call, fax or email (jbattel@nilneca.org) the Chapter Office by Wednesday, November 21st to make your reservations and let us know your entree choice.

 

NECA September 2013 Membership Meeting

The September monthly membership meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 24th at Lino’s Restaurant, 5611 E. State Street in Rockford.  The program for this meeting will be Dr. Gregg Swenson giving a presentation on Safety in the Workplace.  Governor Roger Chapman will report on the upcoming Board of Governors meeting and the Ordinary Proposals that will be voted on at that annual meeting.  Associate Members will be joining us for this meeting and giving an update from their companies.  Additionally, all signatory contractors will be invited to the meeting.

We look forward to seeing all NECA Members and Associatate Members on September 24, 2013.