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  • Advertising with Akron-Canton CSI

    Akron-Canton CSI now offers many opportunities to reach an audience of hundreds of allied professionals involved in the creation and management of the built environment, including architects, specifiers, engineers, material suppliers, contractors, project managers, owners, and government officials. Companies who choose to advertise with Akron-Canton CSI receive a unique marketing opportunity with a high level of exposure targeted to reach the people and corporations who could help your business grow. 

    The Akron-Canton Chapter of CSI, chartered in 1996, is one of 130+ local chapters of The Construction Specifications Institute (CSI). CSI is a nationally recognized association of more than 9,500 professionals, dedicated to improving communications within the design and construction team. 

    Please contact Jillian R. Tipton for more information or if you have any questions regarding advertising with Akron-Canton CSI. Advertising opportunities are on a first-come first-served basis. Akron-Canton CSI will inform you of availability and work with you to find the right fit for your company's marketing and advertising needs and budget.
  • Holiday Social 2018: Silent Auction Items

    On behalf of AIA Akron & Akron-Canton CSI, thank you for attending our Holiday Social last Thursday. With your help, we were able to donate over 50 pairs of winter hats and gloves to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Western Reserve.

    I would also like to extend a special thank you to everyone who bid on Akron-Canton CSI's Silent Auction items. Your bids help provide scholarships to college students in the area who desire to pursue a career in the construction industry. The winners of the Silent Auction Baskets are:

    • Basket #1: Dinner, Move & Amazon Gift Card
    • Donated by Greg Poe of Cleveland Vicon
    • Winner: Lee King
    • Basket # 2: OSU Basket
    • Donated by Adam Boswell of Sika Sarnafil
    • Winner: Dorothy Hazinski
    • Basket #3: Assorted Snacks & Candies
    • Donated by Dorothy Hazinski of Benjamin Moore & Co.
    • Winner: Elizabeth Murphy
    • Basket # 4: Discs & Disc Golf Basket
    • Donated by Bill Griffith of SoL Harris/Day Architecture
    • Winner: Bryan Ziga
    • Basket # 5: Awesome Tool Basket
    • Donated by Kyle Craven of Craven Construction
    • Winner: Dorothy Hazinski
    • Basket # 6: Wine & Accessories
    • Donated by Jim Antoncic Dow Dupont Speciality Products
    • Winner: Carolina Gandini
    • Basket # 7: Amazon, iTunes & Chick Fil A Gift Cards
    • Donated by John Sidleki of FiberTite
    • Winner: Tom Pekoc

    If you won a basket, congratulations! On behalf of AIA & CSI, I hope you have a happy holiday season.

    Jillian R. Tipton
    Executive Director

    AIA Akron & Akron-Canton CSI

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