popular Christmas gift in 1955, A McDonalds gift card because McDonalds opened the first store in 1955, and a $50 Visa gift card because gas is no longer $.29/gallon, eggs $.61/dozen, movie tickets $.45, or milk $.92/gallon like it was in 1955!
The Board of Directors Meeting & Installation of Officers Breakfast took place on Friday morning where the 2015-2016 officers were installed. Congratulations to the 2015-2016 HBAG Senior Officers, leadership, and award recipients!
The Home Builders Association of Georgia recently held the 2015 Fall Board Meeting & 60th Anniversary Celebration at the Loews Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia.
On Thursday, members attended productive committee meetings such as Associates Council, Budget and Finance, Regulatory Affairs, and Governmental Affairs. The meetings are open to every HBA member, and their attendance and participation at the meetings is encouraged. The meetings led up to the Board of Directors meeting and Annual Meeting of the Membership, as well as the Installation of Officers Ceremony on Friday morning.
A special luncheon was sponsored by Atlanta Gas Light Company. HBAG was honored to have Scott Shellar, Construction Education Foundation of Georgia (CEFGA), speak at the luncheon on the upcoming CEFGA CareerExpo and SkillsUSA event. Be sure to save the date March 17 & 18, 2016 for the Southeast’s largest career exploration event designed for middle school, high school and college students. Visit www.cefga.orgfor more information.
Members were able to relax and reminisce on 60 years of HBAG memories at the Welcome Reception & Awards Banquet sponsored by Georgia Power Company. HBAGs highest honors were awarded to members and local HBAs while attendees enjoyed a delicious dinner. Georgia Power graciously gave many door prizes away at the end of the evening. Many of the prizes were related to the year 1955 in honor of HBAG’s 60th anniversary. Some of the prizes included; a Lionel train because this was the most