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First Supply Wins 2024 Top Workplaces Industry Award


ORGANIZATION EARNS NATIONAL RECOGNITION AS AN EMPLOYER OF CHOICE      LA CROSSE, WI, July 10, 2024 – First Supply announced today that it is a 2024 Top Workplaces for Distribution winner. Energage, a purpose-driven organization that builds and brands employers of choice, determines the awards. The Top Workplaces program has a 17-year history of surveying and celebrating people-first organizations...


NWR Builders Exchange Advertising


SPECIAL THANKS TO THE FOLLOWING FIRMS: OUR ADVERTISERS FOR THE 2nd HALF OF 2024                        American Structures                           Bartingale Mechanical                        Dawes Rigging & Crane Service            Farrell Equipment & Supply Co. Inc.                        Hard Rock Sawing & Drilling                 R.J. Jurowski Construction                        Valley...


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...


We Still Make Blueprint Copies!


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. And we will NOT share those projects with any of our other members. We also have the capability to scan hard copy...




SEND IT TO U S!!!  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 , or mail  2228 N. Hillcrest Pkwy, Ste. 2, Altoona, WI 54720


FAQ'S About


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...


Have you received an email from us saying, “Your NWRBX Membership Expires in 60 (30) Days”? Here’s a little explanation…


Here’s a little explanation… Just a reminder since approximately one-third of our membership received a notice via email of their upcoming renewal date with us last 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 01/07/2024. Please follow this link and renew online....


Please Excuse a Proud Grandma Taking Up a Little Space


It was recently brought to my attention that I had not updated my piece about my daughter’s due date being around the golf outing date.  Well, we all managed to avoid the golf outing date so by the time of the outing all was settled down.  And although I had not forgotten about my granddaughter, I had forgotten how much she may have affected the golf outing. Meet Korraline Kaaj Ntug Yang.   This...


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...