On October 8, GBCA hosted a virtual event for the City of Philadelphia’s Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week 2020. The event featured speakers from INTECH Construction, LF Driscoll, and Turner Construction Company, explaining the role of the prequalification process. The speakers also spoke about how the prequalification process helps them invite and support smaller and MBE/WBE/DBE businesses in the construction industry.


  • Lisa Ashton Mattioli, Community & Diversity Manager, INTECH Construction
  • Bariana McQuade, SPD/Interiors Procurement Manager, Turner Construction Company
  • Saege Steele, EOP & Controls Manager, LF Driscoll
  • Moderator: Benjamin Connors, President & CEO, General Building Contractors Association