2018 AWC Holiday Event
At Nicollet Island Pavilion
Why Join AWC
What Members Say
At AWC we’re driven by our mission to encourage, support, and grow women owned construction businesses in Minnesota.
CEO/Owner Certified Wood Products, Inc.
"I love the passion that Barb Lau (Executive Director, AWC) and the Board have for ensuring that the AWC meets the ever-changing needs of women executives and professionals in the construction industry. They are valuable advocates for us and our organizations."
President JL Theis, Inc
"The AWC has helped me build my business and my confidence while providing wonderful opportunities for education, networking, and socializing. This is why I recommend them to any woman in the construction field, whether horizontal or vertical."
"I’m delighted with how AWC has met my evolving business and professional needs over the past 5 years and connected me with other women business owners whose candor and advice has helped me on all fronts"
President Premier Fence
"I am so grateful to be a part of the AWC since 2009. The network of women businesses and associates that I have met has been invaluable and the friendships made are everlasting."
CEO, Quad E Companies, Inc
"Thanks to my connections with AWC members, who I’m also proud to call my friends, it is easy to pick up the phone when I have a question or a business opportunity because I know they’ll go out of their way to help me."
Tax Principal, Smith Schafer & Associates
"Joining AWC was such a good choice because it has helped us connect with so many amazing women business owners and professionals in the construction industry"
President, Metzger Building Materials
"Becoming an AWC member is one of the best things I have done for my company because they’re a dependable resource that is dedicated to helping me grow my business."
CEO, Associated General Contractors of MN
"The phenomenal growth of AWC is a true asset for our industry and we, along with our member firms, are proud to be associated with them."
Marketing/Sales Executive Sales & Leasing
"I am honored to be a part of this incredible organization which has not only helped me and my business grow exponentially but has also connected me with some amazing women business owners."
Maura J Steblay
Partner, Minneapolis Financial Group
"I not only treasure AWC members professionally and personally, I am proud to call them friends, mentors, mentees and hearty individualists leading change in many facets of Minnesota’s business community."