ARIDO Ontario Summit and Annual General Meeting 2019
The ARIDO Ontario Summit and Annual General meeting took place at Liuna Station in Hamilton Wednesday, March 27th, 2019, where members attended two CEU presentations on Construction Liens and Prompt Payment, and Best Practices for Design Firms, presented by Faren Bogach, of WeirFoulds and Michael Loeters of Prolink, respectively.
59 new members were welcomed into the organization, and two members were awarded Fellow status for their contributions to the profession, while 18 Life members were recognized for their long-standing commitment to ARIDO. The complete list of names is in the 2018 Annual Report.
During the AGM, ARIDO President Sheri Crawford, ARIDO reported on the accomplishments of the past year, and her appreciation about her time as President. Incoming President, Lucia De Biasio, ARIDO reported on the newest pillar in the Strategic Plan and expressed her eagerness to get to work, while VP Finance, Daniel Long, ARIDO reported on the audited financial statements, and presented the budget for the 2019/20 year, which was approved by Members. Three new Board Members were elected to the ARIDO board, Jennifer King, ARIDO, Tatiana Soldatova, ARIDO, and Adrian Berry, ARIDO, and President Sheri Crawford passed the torch to Lucia De Biasio for the start of her term. Past President 2018/19 David Gibbons, ARIDO will return to the role, during 2019/20 he has taken on the role of President-elect.
ARIDO would like to thank our Cocktail Reception Sponsors, Green River Furniture and Tarkett, as well as our Gold Sponsor, Prolink.
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