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SACRAMENTO, CA, December 14, 2020 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Women working in construction numbered 1.5 percent of the entire U.S. workforce and now make up 9.9 percent of the construction industry in the United States.*
"NAWIC is all about breaking barriers and removing roadblocks," says Agata Krasniewska, NAWIC Sacramento President and CFMA Sacramento Member. "We could not have ended 2020 in a better way than this, we are enormously proud of this award."
"NAWIC helps women take advantage of the opportunities in construction," says Lisa Bracero of Bender Insurance Solutions and NAWIC Professional Development and Events Co-Chair. "Whether you want to embark on a new career, establish a networking base, be a mentor or mentee, make a difference in your community, continue your education, or invest in great friendships, NAWIC offers a variety of opportunities — large and small."
"This prestigious recognition, along with the announcement of our new board for the 2020-2021 term raises awareness for this great organization that brings together talented women from across Sacramento to strengthen and amplify the success of women in the construction industry," says Karen Conrod, General Manager & Vice President Business Operations at The Boldt Company and VP of NAWIC Sacramento. "We are committed to championing women to impact the direction of the construction industry."
*Statistics of Women in Construction: https://www.nawic.org/nawic/Statistics.asp
ABOUT NAWIC SACRAMENTO: NAWIC Sacramento is an affiliate of the National Association of Women In Construction, an international non-profit association that promotes and supports the advancement and employment of women in the construction industry. Since its founding, NAWIC has grown to a membership of 5,500 women with more than 160 chapters. NAWIC also has International Affiliate Chapters in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and the United Kingdom. Visit http://nawicsacramento.com/
ABOUT CFMA: CFMA is an individual membership organization and the only association dedicated to bringing together construction financial professionals and those partners serving their unique needs. CFMA provides invaluable resources and education to its more than 9,000 members and 99 Chapters across North America. In cooperation with its affiliate organization, the Institute of Certified Construction Industry Financial Professionals (ICCIFP), CFMA promotes industry best practices and continuing education in support of its mission: To be essential to the growth and success of construction financial professionals. Visit www.cfma.org for more information.
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