Chapter seeks greater awareness and voice on key issues including destination resorts
MIAMI – January 24, 2012 – Miami-based marketing communications firm JTS Communications, Inc. (JTS) has been selected by Associated Builders and Contractors – Florida East Coast Chapter (ABC-FEC) to manage its public relations. Founded in 1968, ABC-FEC represents nearly 700 members from the Space Coast to the Florida Keys, and is an active supporter of destination resorts.
“We look forward to working with JTS to get the word out that ABC Florida East Coast Chapter is the voice of commercial construction and in particular on the topic of destination resorts,” said Peter Dyga, President and CEO of ABC-FEC, citing the associations many member benefits, including full time federal, state and local lobbying efforts on behalf of its members.
“ABC-FEC, does an outstanding job of serving our region’s construction industry and representing their interests in Washington, Tallahassee and city hall,” said Juan Sanchez, president of JTS. “We’re committed to ensuring that its work and offerings receive the recognition that they deserve,” he added.
About ABC and ABC Florida East Coast Chapter
Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) is a national association with 74 chapters representing 23,000 merit shop construction and construction-related firms with nearly two million employees. ABC’s membership represents all specialties within the U.S. construction industry and is comprised primarily of firms that perform work in the industrial and commercial sectors of the industry.
ABC Florida East Coast Chapter, founded in 1968, serves nearly 550 members from the Florida Keys to the Space Coast with a wide variety of services including education and training, representation with federal, state and local governments, referral services, discounts ranging from vehicle fleets to health insurance and mobile phone service, networking and community service opportunities. For more information, visit www.abc.org and www.abceastflorida.com.