Ryan Benson, principal with A. Vernon Allen Builder, has been named president of the Collier Building Industry Association(CBIA).
Benson earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Stetson University and his Master of Business Administration degree from Florida International University. He has been in the construction industry for more than 15 years and was a finalist for the National Association of Home Builders Young Professional’s Award for two consecutive years.
The CBIA will hold a general membership mixer will be held from 5:30–7:30 p.m. on Thursday at The Club at Olde Cypress in Naples. Speaker Michael J. Timmerman will deliver “Market Risk Is Increasing. How Will It Impact New Construction in 2019?” Timmerman is the senior vice president of Meyers Research.
CBIA members can register online for $30, and nonmembers can attend the event for $50, registering by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.