National Association of Wholesaler Distributors reported to World Millwork Alliance on its progress of the Obamacare Repeal.
In this day and age, it is very easy to do taxes on your own, but are you better off using a CPA? Many taxpayers are walking, talking targets of the IRS, according to The Center for Financial, Legal & Tax Planning, Inc. Find out from the experts what you need to know.
In many parts of the country, entry-level affordable housing is more an oxymoron than reality. Homebuilders — and their buyers — continue to be frustrated by the same challenges: limited close-in lot supply, high lot prices, and tons of fees tacked on by municipalities.
According to Metrostudy’s 2016 home sales data, entry-level new home sales represented 16 percent of all new homes sold, and 1 percent of existing and new homes sold last year.
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Despite its shortcomings, President Obama’s administration had been a success for the American economy. His administration started out with a recession that had begun before his first term. The daily news at the end of President Bush’s second term included the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers, an impending financial crises not seen since the Great Depression, and falling home values. Read More
The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) released its national legislative and regulatory policy agenda for 2017. The document brings focus to the common interests of the industry and includes policy goals for continued growth in the nation’s housing and building industry. Read more.
World Millwork Alliance (WMA), a global trade association representing the millwork industry, is pleased to announce the association’s 2017 Board of Directors and Officers. The WMA Board is comprised of leading millwork industry professionals from both distributor and manufacturer member companies.
“In an improving economy and housing market, it is essential to have strong leadership navigating the organization,” said WMA Chief Executive Officer Rosalie Leone. “We are fortunate and excited about the knowledge and energy the Board of Directors will bring to WMA.”
World Millwork Alliance sadly expresses the loss of Vernon Earl Potter who passed away January 11, 2017, almost attaining the age of 88.
For more than four decades, Dallas Wholesale has been a WMA member. A pioneer in the millwork industry, Vernon Earl Potter will be missed by his family, friends, and the millwork community.
It is with a heavy heart and much sadness that World Millwork Alliance informs the WMA membership that loyal member and friend of WMA, George Edward Kessel, Jr. passed away.
Many in the millwork industry remember George Kessel as President of Morgan Wightman Supply Company. A distributor member company who supported WMA since 1993. George was an active contributor and a true leader of WMA. George volunteered his time to serve as an association officer for four years as WMA Treasurer and Finance Committee Chair until 2013. George participated in several strategic plans, and remained active in the association financials as a committee member through 2016.
World Millwork Alliance (WMA), an acknowledged leader in the millwork distribution industry, will hold its 52nd Annual Convention & Tradeshow from October 9th – October 13th, 2016, in Phoenix, Arizona. At this premier event, the Global Millwork Industry will be represented by industry leaders and key decision makers; including millwork distributors, manufacturers of products and services, and sales representatives who will be united at the Phoenix Convention Center and the Sheraton Grand Phoenix Hotel. Read More
Federal regulators appointed by the Obama administration at the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) and Department of Labor (DOL) have proposed numerous new regulations that threaten employers’ ability to create jobs, grow the economy and protect their workers.
WMA working with the Coalition for a Democratic Workplace, we are pleased to provide you with an easy way to contact your members of Congress. Tell them to submit Fiscal Year 2017 appropriations requests to overturn the new joint employer standard, gerrymandered micro-unions, the ambush elections rule, and unprecedented persuader regulations. Please click here to take action now!