ABC Keystone Members Celebrate Careers in Construction Month

Kristi Pronovost ABC's Keystone Center Apprenticeship Blog, Merit Shop Spokesman Blog

By: Kristi Pronovost, Director of Marketing & Communications This past month was a celebration of Careers in Construction for the Keystone Chapter, and every week brought new faces to the Chapter training facility. Once again this year we hosted Construction Wars and introduced nearly 200 students to the construction industry. …

Local Apprentices Compete in Craft Competition at ABC Keystone

Kristi Pronovost ABC's Keystone Center Apprenticeship Blog, Merit Shop Spokesman Blog, News Releases

Contact: Kristi Pronovost Director of Marketing & Communications 717.653.8106 or kristi@abckeystone.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 22, 2018 (MANHEIM, PA.) The best of ABC Keystone’s fourth-year apprentices went toe-to-toe competing for an opportunity to move onto the 2019 ABC National Craft Competition to be held March 27, 2019, in Long …

Construction Wars: A Volunteering Experience Worthwhile for Everyone

Kristi Pronovost Merit Shop Spokesman Blog

By Justin Leisure, Traveler’s Bond & Jason Slobozien, Providence Engineering Corp. Construction Wars is an event that ABC Keystone hosts twice a year. Volunteers lead Middle School students through stations to experience construction in a hands-on environment from those passionate about the industry. If you’re like us, spending the day …

ABC Keystone Celebrates Workforce Development During 2018 Careers in Construction Month

Kristi Pronovost ABC's Keystone Center Apprenticeship Blog, Merit Shop Spokesman Blog

October 2018 is “Careers in Construction Month” in Pennsylvania, and we invite you to join us at the following events as we celebrate the Construction Industry: Construction Wars: A Middle School Career Exploration Event Tuesday, October 16; Wednesday, October 17; or Thursday, October 18 9 am – 1 pm each …

Open Wide – An Election Prediction

Kristi Pronovost Merit Shop Spokesman Blog

By: Brent Sailhamer, Director of Government Affairs, ABC Keystone With the 2017-2018 legislative session nearly in the books, all eyes have turned to the November elections.  While midterm elections have always offered subtle change compared to Presidential years, this year is definitely unique.  Of the 253 elected members of the …

Making Sense of the Numbers

Kristi Pronovost Merit Shop Spokesman Blog

By: Brent Sailhamer, Director of Government Affairs, ABC Keystone It’s no secret that voters have been lying to pollsters for years about their actual intent in the ballot box, but that fact was even further magnified in 2016. Nearly every poll conducted predicted a massive victory for Hillary Clinton in …