BECOME A CHBA CO MEMBER

CHBA CO boasts more than 270 industry leaders as members, and continues to grow. If you’re interested in becoming a CHBA-CO member, please download our Membership Application for the 2018/19 year.

Please review all aspects of the Application and once fully completed, return the Application back to us at: marika@chbaco.com

Download our Sell Sheet to see some of our Member Benefits!

BEnefits of membership

how does chba benefit you?

The CHBA has over 270 industry leaders locally in the Central Okanagan, over 2,500 members provincially, and more than 8,000 industry leaders nationally. As an association, we have a collective strength and visibility to help serve our industry, all while offering our members a number of direct benefits.

membership features

  • Access to member portal with assets and resources
  • Special member pricing on events
  • Preferred rate on education (25% discount, builders only)
  • Access to awards program locally, provincially and nationally
  • Opportunity to join committee's locally, provincially and nationally
  • Opportunity to run for our Board of Directors
  • Opportunity to submit information for monthly newsletters
  • Social media posts on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
  • Government advocacy locally, provincially and nationally
  • Opportunity to host a Buildin' After Hours, breakfast seminar, luncheon or speak at the Okanagan Construction Industry Conference
  • Ability to attend on average, 2-3 networking events/month
  • Sponsorship opportunities
  • Access to industry information on jobs wages, certificates, research papers, etc.
  • Membership directory online and printed (dispersed throughout the Okanagan)

advantages

  • Save costs on education, events and affinity items
  • Increase your education and expertise
  • Build meaningful connections and partnerships with other members in the construction industry (business growth)
  • Increase your brand perception and awareness with CHBA affiliation
  • Increase your influence on the construction industry
  • Stay on top of industry news, allowing you to make more informed business decisions

valuable to our members

  • Government representation
  • Industry news, research & updates
  • Okanagan Housing Awards of Excellence
  • Educational opportunities
  • Connection with other members
  • Networking at Buildin' After Hours
  • CHBA Media activities
  • Marketing activities

build up the benefits

A SEAT AT THE TABLE: National, Provincial-regional and Municipal government representation, ensuring your concerns are shared and interests are protected. Few individual companies can make a difference in the system, but together, we have direct access with people in all levels of government whose decisions impact our industry.

 

THE OPPORTUNITY TO UPGRADE: Educational grants, certification programs and a multitude
of educational courses and workshops organized by CHBA CO. Gain valuable knowledge on the latest industry changes, trends and opportunities.

 

ACCESS TO INDUSTRY INFORMATION: Through the members only portal on our website, you’ll receive timely updates and research papers on relevant issues.

 

BUILD YOUR NETWORK: We host industry events and socials to help you connect with the local industry. Our Internet marketing campaigns are designed to both aid and serve our members and their clients.

 

BUILD YOUR REPUTATION: By joining CHBA, you are joining a group of industry leaders that are vetted, reputable and trustworthy. This is the place that the media comes to for an opinion on important matters of the day, and the association that consumers know and trust. When you join the association, you benefit from being able to use our logo and proudly say that “I am a CHBA member”.

 

RECOGNITION OF EXCELLENCE: The Okanagan Housing Awards of Excellence (formerly the Tommies) are well respected in this region. It’s a celebration of our industry and a reputation-builder for winners.

 

OH, AND SAVE MONEY. LOTS OF MONEY: Our member discounts help you save money on trucks, shipping, office supplies, phones, computers and all types of stuff. Just cashing in on these savings could cover the cost of an annual membership.