Construction Employers Podcast

Construction Employers Podcast
The Construction Employers Podcast spotlights contractors, specialty contractors, industry professionals, suppliers, owners and legislative and regulatory issues impacting the construction industry in Ohio, particularly Northeast Ohio and Greater Cleve…

#23 - 2019 Recap
Dec 13, 2019 • 11 min
Host, Tim Linville, talks about why he started the podcast, favorite episodes, and what he’s looking forward to in 2020.
#22 - AGC Chief Economist, Ken Simonson
Dec 9, 2019 • 37 min
Economist, Ken Simonson, talks about national and Ohio construction economic trends.
#21 - Cordell Stokes
Dec 3, 2019 • 78 min
Cordell Stokes discusses diversity and inclusion efforts.
#20 - CEA Hall of Famer, Al Sanchez
Nov 26, 2019 • 58 min
Al Sanchez talks about his long career as EVP of Turner’s Central Division and post-retirement initiatives to give back.
#19 - Shook Construction’s Mission to Bolivia
Nov 14, 2019 • 51 min
Why would a major contractor spend three years planning and pay 8 employees to spend a week digging trenches in Bolivian mountains? Listen to find out.
#18 - Cleveland City Council President, Kevin Kelley
Nov 6, 2019 • 49 min
Council President, Kevin Kelley, talks about economic development, the recent ruling prohibiting the City from requiring Cleveland residents to be employed on City of Cleveland projects, and other issues relevant to the construction industry.
#17 - CEA Hall of Famer, Andy Natale
Oct 25, 2019 • 49 min
Attorney and CEA Hall of Fame inductee, Andy Natale, discusses his career and the people who have made an impact on his life.
#16 - Cannabis Law Update
Oct 15, 2019 • 27 min
Attorney Christina Niro talks about
#15 - Why Get Involved in the Nat’l Ass’n of Women in Construction (NAWIC)
Oct 8, 2019 • 24 min
NAWIC Cleveland President, Alison Frye, P.E., talks about the Nat’l Ass’n of Women in Construction.
#14 - SME Project Managers, Alison Frye and Brendan Lieske
Oct 1, 2019 • 24 min
Alison Frye, P.E., and Brendan Lieske, P.E., project managers at SME in Cleveland discuss the important engineering and analysis work their firm is doing.
#13 - KSU Professor Anthony Mirando Talks Construction Education
Sep 24, 2019 • 30 min
KSU Professor, Anthony Mirando, talks about classes he is teaching this year at CEA as well as the impressive growth KSU’s Construction Management Program has had in the last ten years.
#12 - Legal Update: Contract Claims are Barred after 10 Years
Sep 17, 2019 • 38 min
Marc Sanchez and Allison Reich discuss Frantz Ward’s recent win for the construction industry in a case before the Supreme Court of Ohio.
#11 - Port of Cleveland’s Will Friedman and Jade Davis
Sep 10, 2019 • 70 min
CEO, Will Friedman, and VP of External Affairs, Jade Davis, discuss the Port’s importance in the NEO economy and its role in financing of construction projects.
#10 - CEA Hall of Famer Jim Mirgliotta of Forest City Erectors
Sep 3, 2019 • 56 min
Jim Mirgliotta, discusses his career in construction.
#9 - Fake Urine: Fetish or Foul Play?
Aug 27, 2019 • 12 min
Hear Ohio State Senator, Teresa Gavarone, talk about the importance of stopping the use of synthetic urine to cheat drug tests.
#8 - Future Executives Committee
Aug 20, 2019 • 18 min
Jackie Jacob, Janelle Heinle and Mark Panzica talk about CEA’s Future Executives Committee - a bi-monthly group of up-and-comers among CEA contractors.
Safety Pod #2 - Silica Sampling & Objective Data Program
Aug 19, 2019 • 48 min
CEA’s silica sampling and objective data program is the most contractor-friendly way to ensure compliance with OSHA’s silica standard.
#7 - Norman K. Edwards Talks Diversity & Inclusion in Cleveland
Aug 13, 2019 • 69 min
Norm Edwards, President of the American Center for Economic Equality, discusses how Greater Cleveland is doing on diversity and inclusion.
Safety Pod #1 - Changes to Aerial Lift Design & Safety
Aug 12, 2019 • 30 min
Jacob Timmerman of Sunbelt Rentals outlines changes to ANSI’s safety standards for aerial lifts.
#6 - ACE Mentor Cleveland
Aug 6, 2019 • 35 min
Mark Panzica and Glen Shumate discuss youth outreach program, ACE Mentor of Cleveland.
#5 - Ohio Construction Insurance after the Charles Constr. Decision
Jul 30, 2019 • 42 min
Attorney, Matt Grashoff, and broker, Brian Hoagland, discuss the impact the Ohio Supreme Court’s decision in the Charles Construction case has on construction insurance.
#4 - Ohio Legislation Impacting Construction
Jul 23, 2019 • 48 min
CEA’s advocacy team, Chris Sinagra, Paul Kudlak, Glen Shumate and Tim Linville discuss CEA’s legislative advocacy efforts and current developments impacting contractors in Ohio legislation.
#3 - SpanAm’s Latino Construction Program
Jul 16, 2019 • 31 min
Kenny Torres and Gus Hoyas discuss their involvement in the Spanish American Committee’s Latino Construction Program.
#2 - TAUC CEO Steve Lindauer
Jul 9, 2019 • 46 min
CEO of TAUC discusses federal advocacy on construction apprenticeships and pension reform.
#1 - YouDig? John Swansinger & Chris Howse
Jul 2, 2019 • 24 min
John Swansinger and Chris Howse discuss the YouDig? blog.