A Night Out at the Theater with Bittenbender Construction

On Tuesday, October 29, 2019, the Carpenters’ Company and GBCA hosted A Night Out at the Theater with Bittenbender Construction. Attendees came for a pre-show cocktail reception, watched the Philadelphia

Philadelphia MED Week Contractor Roundtable

On Wednesday, October 9, 2019, GBCA hosted Contractor Roundtable: A Conversation with MBE/WBE Contractors, as part of Philadelphia’s Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week. The event featured owners of MBE/WBE Certified

Philadelphia MED Week Contractor Roundtable

GBCA is working with the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Economic Opportunity and holding an event during Philadelphia Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week. MED Week highlights minority businesses and the

Bittenbender Construction Presents a Night Out at the Theater

Bittenbender Construction is sponsoring this fall’s production of A Small Fire at Philadelphia Theatre Company. Emmy- and Tony Award-winning actress Bebe Neuwirth (Cheers, Frasier, Chicago) plays the head of a

Emily Bittenbender Appointed to Philadelphia Works Board

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney recently appointed four new members to the board of Philadelphia Works, including Emily Bittenbender, Owner and Managing Partner of Bittenbender Construction, LP. Philadelphia Works is the

Construction’s Future Depends on Building the Next Generation of Leaders

GBCA has partnered with the Philadelphia Business Journal to highlight Philadelphia’s commercial construction industry. We are regularly producing editorial content online about issues in construction and how GBCA members are

GBCA Announces 2019 Officers and Board of Directors

GBCA is proud to announce its 2019 Officers and Board of Directors: OfficersChairman of the Board+ Joseph P. Clearkin, James J. Clearkin, Inc.Senior Vice Chairman+ Michael K. Armento, Torcon, Inc.Vice Chairman+

Philadelphia’s Construction Industry Demolishing Workforce Stereotypes

Far gone are the days when the stereotypical profile of a construction worker actually held true. Today, there is not one single face of the industry. Construction professionals today show

CREW Philadelphia 20th Annual Fall Luncheon

On November 16, 2018, CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Philadelphia held its 20th Annual Fall Luncheon. The luncheon was attended by over 800 people, and was held at the Pennsylvania

Emily Bittenbender Makes Philadelphia Business Journal Power 100

Emily Bittenbender, Managing Partner of Bittenbender Construction LP, was named one of Philadelphia’s Power 100 by the Philadelphia Business Journal! Emily was one of only 2 General Contractor company leaders