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ABEC South – October 2020 Luncheon
October 28 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm MDT$40 – $50
“Never Waste a Good Crisis” – Winston Churchill
Bill Black is the President and COO of the Calgary Construction Association.
Prior to taking over the role in 2018, Bill had been involved in the design and construction industry for nearly 4 decades in a broad variety of roles and industry segments. Through his diverse network of industry practitioners and thought leaders, he is a fixture in the CCA community and the industry at large. Bill is known for his ability to take all situations in stride, and uses his experience, and built-in resilience to motivate others to take on challenges through great teamwork and a strong focus on culture and values. Viewing humour as a powerful way to engage others, Bill is hands on and energetic in his approach and communication style. As a leader his goal is to help others find their true fit within their career path through a sense of team-based achievement, purpose and mastery.
Bill achieved his Bachelors degree in Quantity Surveying from Napier University, and has held roles in the industry ranging from surveying, estimating, business development and sales to leadership and executive positions. He is a founding member of the Mindshift consortium and co-authored “The Commercial Real Estate Revolution”.
Bill has been a frequent speaker at industry events all over North America for many years.
Bill will share some thoughts on the industry from a past, present and future perspective including especially how we responded to COVID and how we may need to re-consider our approach in the years to come.