We Still Make Blueprint Copies!
Please remember that our office still offers large format document copying. Our in-office services have not changed. We can make copies of, not only our plans, but those that you receive privately from general contractors, owners, architects, etc. We will NOT share those projects with any of our other members. We also have the capability to scan hard copy blueprints and transfer them to a .pdf. ...View
Reminder: NWRBX Scholarships due March 31 https://www.nwrbx.com/uploads/Scholarship_Flyer_2023.pdfView
NWR Builders Exchange Board of Directors Elects Officers
The following officers were elected at our Board of Directors meeting last month: PRESIDENT: Ryan Johnson, Farrell Equipment & Supply Co. Inc. VICE-PRESIDENT : Jesse Johnson, Van Ert Electric TREASURER : Tim Davis, American Express Excavation SECRETARY : Christian Peterson, Cedar Falls Building Others serving on the Board of Directors include: Rob Duffy, Ross & Associates Colton Franks,...View
In Memoriam: Ed Hofacker
In Memoriam: Ed Hofacker Edward (Ed) James Hofacker, 64, of Eau Claire died on Friday, March 3, 2023, at home after a 14-year journey with cancer. Ed was a humble, kind man who put family and community over self. He was stoic and strong. His oncologist called Ed the strongest person he had ever met. Edward was born on July 4, 1958, in Ladysmith, WI He graduated from Ladysmith-Hawkins High School...View
In Memoriam: Joe Wulff
In Memoriam: Joe Wulff Joe Wulff passed away on Wednesday, Feb 22 in Eau Claire, WI. He was born on April 21, 1933 to Martin and Cora Wulff, Mondovi, WI. He was the first of 5 boys all raised on the family farm. Joe graduated from Mondovi High School in 1951, attended Chippewa Valley Vocational School, and took extension classes through UW-Madison. In 1957 he married his lifelong partner,...View
Scam Alert! We are not outsourcing our database!
It has been brought to our attention that someone out there is offering our database for sale. They are claiming that we are working with them to earn extra $ for our organization. We are NOT working with anyone to sell our database. I received the same email last month and replied by asking them why I would want to buy my own database and asked them to stopped sending out the email. The email...View
DO YOU HAVE BUSINESS NEWS???
SEND IT TO US!!! Send us your announcements of promotions, name changes, business relocations, awards, or anything that your company finds important enough for your fellow members to know about. You may send us your information by fax 715-834-3590, e-mail email@example.com , or mail 2228 N. Hillcrest Pkwy, Ste. 2, Altoona, WI 54720View
FAQs About www.nwrbx.com
The “Exchange Online” portion of our site is meant for our members only. Please do not share your username/password with anyone else. Even if they are a member, ask them to sign up for their own username/password. Remember do not allow non-members to use your u/p. The more members we have, the lower we can keep the cost of membership dues. Encourage those non-members to inquire about...View
Note In Regards to Membership Dues Increase Letter
The membership dues rate change is in effect for those with an invoice due date of 1/1/23 or after. If your membership renewal invoice due date is 12/31/22 or before your rate will remain the old rate of $285 and next year’s rate will be $441. An email will be sent to you 60 days prior to your member expiration date (anniversary date). An invoice will be available at that time. You do not...View
Have you received an email from us saying, “Your NWRBX Membership Expires in 60 (30) Days”?
Here’s a little explanation… Just a reminder since approximately one-third of our membership will receive a notice via email of their upcoming renewal date with us this week. These notices are sent out 60 days prior and 30 days prior. The email will look something like this: NORTHWEST REGIONAL BUILDERS EXCHANGE Your membership will expire on 01/07/2023. Please follow this link and renew online....View
The 2022-2023 Labor Law Training Series, Friday Fundamentals, Has Been Scheduled!
These interactive, educational web conferences are open to the public and are held from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Most topics are expanded versions of those presented at DWD Labor Law Clinics and include: 03/24/23 – Preparing for Unemployment Insurance (UI) Hearings 04/07/23 – State and Federal Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Laws and Protections Overview 04/21/23 – Wisconsin Unemployment...View
Online Plan Availability
We have had some inquiries recently in regards to plans being available on our website. There are a couple of things to keep in mind: If a plan is advertised on our website, plans and specs WILL be available. We do NOT advertise plans that we do not have access to bidding docs. We publish our weekly bulletin every Wednesday. On Tuesdays & Wednesdays, in order to publish all of the plans that...View
Follow us on Facebook!
Follow us on Facebook where you will find information regarding our social events, scholarship, sharing our members Facebook posts, photos of our members working around town, day to day operations and so much more. https://www.facebook.com/Northwest-Regional-Builders-Exchange-225990247936075 Also, share your Facebook page with us!View
Pondering on Printing Plans from Your Executive Director
Last month, I celebrated my 29th anniversary with the Northwest Regional Builders Exchange. Many things have changed in those 29 years (including our name and my hair color!). Contractors who have not been in our office for a few years, come in now and look at our plan rack and think we aren’t busy because we don’t have plans hanging as far as the eye can see. We are still busy. In fact, our...View