Editor’s note: The following is a report presented to the OSHBA spring board meeting from the various homebuilders associations across the state; this one from Dana Kelso, executive officer with the Builders Association of South Central Oklahoma
By Dana Kelso
BASCO Executive Officer
We are continuing to grow and develop our student chapter relationship with the University of Oklahoma, and recently awarded a $500 scholarship to a Student chapter member at our Associates Showcase.
We will participate in the NAHB membership recruiting campaign with Triple spike month in May & October. Locally, we are in a membership drive and giving away a trip to Cabo to the member that recruits the most members between now and July 31st.
2016 Festival of Homes: June 3-5 & 10-12. We will have two Festival homes. Stonewall Homes and 1st Oklahoma Construction will each build a feature home for our Festival. We are co-presenting the Festival with Moore Home Builders.
We will offer the NAHB course Diversification: Capitalizing on New Business Opportunities May 17, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at BASCO. Designation credits: GMB, continuing education credits: CPB, CAPS, CGA, CGP, CGR, CSP, CMP, GMB, GMR. All HBA members welcome. $225 includes lunch and course materials. Non-HBA members $275. To register email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Membership is up at 217 with 84.7% retention.