The GOBA Board of Directors has challenged its membership to a PIE FACE SHOWDOWN.
Any member who recruits a new member during the month of May will have an opportunity to pie a GOBA Board of Director or Council/Committee Chair member of your choice.* You will receive 1 pie per new Associate or Builder member recruited. Application deadline is May 30, 2017- no exceptions.
Yes, that's right- all you have to do is recruit 1 new member and you will have an opportunity to select your target and pie them right in the face during the June 21st General Membership Meeting, 5:30p - 7p. Date & time subject to change.
Top Recruiter Prize - $200 Visa Gift Card (must recruit a minimum of 3 new members to be eligible)
GOBA Members, do you accept this challenge?
Learn all there is to know about GOBA and your membership - Be sure to join us for the OPEN HOUSE event on Tuesday, May 23rd from 11:30a - 1:00p. This FREE event is open to all new, current and future members.
*Leadership may ONLY opt out of being pied by recruiting at least 2 new members during the membership drive. Recruit 1 Associate or Builder member for 1 pie. Recruit 5 Affiliate members for 1 pie.
Featured targets in the image above are Associate Vice President Amanda Locke of D & D Garage Doors and GOBA President Jeff Schnellmann of Silliiman CitySide Homes.
Three Memberships in One
Once you join the Greater Orlando Builders Association (GOBA), you also become a member of the Florida Home Builders Association (FHBA) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). As part of this network, you gain access to a wide range of information, activities and services that will contribute to the success of your business.
GOBA offers member discounts on Continuing Education and Professional Development courses and seminars, GOBA Weekly News advertising, Parade of Homes entry fees, etc. Discounts are also available through Member to Member offers as well as FHBA and NAHB affinity programs.
GOBA Membership gives you access to Florida Home Builders Insurance products through GOBA member agents for Builders Risk and General Liability, Construction Equipment, Business, Auto and Commercial Property.
GOBA Actively monitors local and state legislation and public policy affecting the home building industry. Updated information is available to members though GOBA Weekly News and on our website.
- Phased in and partially delayed school impact fee in Orange County
- Defeated a Charter Amendment that would halt growth in east Orange County
- Amended Orange County directional sign ordinance
- Assisted in streamlining the development and permitting process
- Amended Osceola County Tree Ordinance on residential developments
- Lobbied for an updated Florida Building Code
- Endorsed pro-housing candidates for elected office
- City of Orlando Park Impact Fees
- Orange County school mitigation and capacity enhancement agreements
- Winter Park residential remodel guidelines
- Apopka permit limitations
- Osceola County affordable housing procedures
- Florida Building Code residential fire sprinkler requirements
- Statewide stucco construction concerns
Because of a strong membership, GOBA is able to be successful in regulating activities in the construction industry for the tri-county area. GOBA HARD AT WORK!
2017 Membership CommitteeDeborah Dudley, First American Title (Chair)Amanda Locke, D & D Garage DoorsAlex Cardenas, SecurityNational MortgageAnna Bowman, Kay Green DesignJason Frost, Enterprise Fleet ManagementJason Walker, Jason Walker & AssociatesJerrell Bass, Hardwick General ContractingJohn Riddle, Turning Leaf ConstructionJordan Eiserman, LRA InsuranceKristine Featherstone, Barry Neal CarpetsLogan Van Ost, Aggressive AppliancesMichelle Delaney, LRA InsuranceMike Keesee, Keesee AssociatesMike Loader, Quick Tie SystemsNathan Meeks, Synergy Wealth AlliancePaul Greenspan, Central Kitchen & BathRoger Kline, 2-10 Home Buyer WarrantyScott Merritt, Home Team EquityTony Hartsgrove, ODC ConstructionWarren Doucette, Stego IndustriesWes Robbins, Quick Tie Systems (Vice Chair)Contact Chassity to be connected to an Ambassador of the Membership Committee