The Associated General Contractors of America works to ensure the continued success of the commercial construction industry by advocating for federal, state and local measures that support the industry; providing opportunities for firms to learn about ways to become more accomplished; and connecting them with the resources and individuals they need to be successful businesses and corporate citizens. Over 27,000 firms, including more than 7,000 of America’s leading general contractors, nearly 9,000 specialty-contracting firms and almost 11,000 service providers and suppliers belong to the association through its nationwide network of chapters.
US Green Building Council
The USGBC is committed to transforming how our buildings are designed, constructed and operated through LEED, believing that every person deserves a better, more sustainable life.
USGBC’s vision is that buildings and communities will regenerate and sustain the health and vitality of all life within a generation. Their mission is to transform the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated, enabling an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy, and prosperous environment that improves the quality of life.
Construction Management Association of America
The Construction Management Association of America is an industry association dedicated to the practice of professional construction management. CMAA represents more than 16,000 members including federal/state/local government and private sector owners, construction consultants, technology suppliers, academia, and legal organizations all with a common goal: to improve our nation’s infrastructure.
The American Institute of Constructors
The purpose of The American Institute of Constructors (AIC) is to promote individual professionalism and excellence throughout the related fields of construction. We are a professional society of construction professionals who seek to provide the individual professional constructor with the same status as their fellow professionals in the A/E/C Industry. AIC Members are individuals who serve the construction industry with professionalism and a high ethical standards.