Membership Benefits

 

Opportunities & Benefits

  • Help forge a common agenda for New York City’s building industry, working with the overall design, construction and real estate community.
  • Participate with committees, task forces, and special events involving industry leaders and public officials of diverse backgrounds and experience.
  • Support political action on behalf of industry positions on major infrastructure investment, streamlined and effective government procedures, and enhanced public perception and recognition.
  • Receive timely information and communications on industry-related change and progress, including frequent newsletters and alerts.
  • Identify with the City’s largest industry and one of its most important economic engines.

New Member Benefits

In addition to all Membership Benefits, new members receive the following additional benefits during their first year of membership:

  • A complimentary invitation to the next Construction Industry Breakfast Forum
  • Highlighted listings in the Building Congress Membership Directory and on buildingcongress.com

2014 Annual Dues & Membership Categories

INDUSTRY LEADER: $15,000
Members are either firms with multiple subsidiaries active in the metropolitan region or single organizations desiring greater exposure and industry involvement. Industry Leaders are often active on the Board of Directors, committees, and councils. In addition to all Member benefits, Industry Leaders receive one guest invitation to the Leadership Awards Luncheon and Industry Recognition Dinner, two guest invitations to all Construction Industry Forums and a complimentary ad in the annual Membership Directory. Industry Leaders are also given the opportunity to attend all Council of Presidents luncheons and exclusive smaller events, receive VIP seating at major events, and are listed prominently in Building Congress publications.

CHAIRMAN’S CLUB: $10,000
Members are in the forefront of all Building Congress activities and are often active on the Board of Directors, committees, and councils. In addition to all Member benefits, Chairman’s Club members receive two guest invitations to all Construction Industry Forums, are invited to all Council of Presidents luncheons, receive VIP seating at major events, and are listed prominently in Building Congress publications.

DIRECTOR’S COUNCIL: $7,500
Members are leaders in the Building Congress, helping to chair committees and set the organization’s agenda. In addition to all Member benefits, Director’s Council members
receive two guest invitations to all Construction Industry Breakfast Forums, one guest invitation to all Luncheon Forums, and are listed prominently in Building Congress publications.

PRESIDENT’S COUNCIL: $5,000
Members are leaders in the Building Congress and active in committees and other activities. In addition to all Member benefits, President’s Council Members receive two guest invitations to all Construction Industry Breakfast Forums and are listed prominently in Building Congress publications.

SPONSOR: $2,500
In addition to all Member benefits, Sponsors receive one guest invitation to all Construction Industry Breakfast Forums.

MEMBER: $1,500
Members receive all mailings including the annual Membership Directory, Annual Report, (e)Updates, Construction Outlook, Infrastructure Outlook, and other research reports, committee information, event invitations, and a listing on www.buildingcongress.com.

SPECIAL RATE - To encourage small minority, disadvantaged, and women-owned businesses to join the Building Congress, a special $1,000 Membership is available for certified M/D/WBE’s. Please provide a copy of certification with Membership Application.

To Become a Member

Call the New York Building Congress at 212.481.9230 or complete and send the Online Membership Application, or Download the Application (PDF) and fax it to 212.481.9290.

Membership entitles up to four people from your firm to be on our mailing list. Each will receive all mailings of the New York Building Congress.