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Marketing and Business Development
The MN/ND Chapter of Associated Builders & Contractors helps business owners meet the challenges of today's business environment, manage the ever changing construction world, and plan for the future of their business. We do this by providing educational programs, opportunities to grow your business and promote your successes.

Build Your Business

Make your company stand out from the crowd by promoting your business through advertising and networking to ABC members.

Advertising Through ABC

ABC offers our members three distinct ways to advertise their companies.
  • Advertising in the Construction Users' Guide/Directory - ABC attends a number of trade shows where the Construction Users’ Guide is widely distributed. The MN chapter also distributes hundreds of Construction Users’ Guides to construction users who see ABC’s advertising in many business publications. For additional exposure contact Jeni Ankeny at 952-941-8693 for details, or to place an ad contact Todd Pernsteiner at 952-841-1111.
  • Sponsorship - Each month, ABC has a networking activity that our members may sponsor. See our current list of sponsorships.
  • Advertising on the ABC Website - All members are featured alphabetically by company on our member Minnesota website page, as well as the National findcontractor.com site. If you are interested in advertising on our homepage, please see the current sponsorship list for pricing.

Networking with ABC
  • Networking Events - The MN/ND chapter provides a number of opportunities, such as committee meetings, seminars, conventions, golf outings, and other social events. For you to meet and network with other member firms. ABC offers a variety of programs that promote your company to the media, general public, and most importantly, your clients.
  • ABC's National Peer-to-Peer Program...Bringing Together Members for Win-Win Sharing - No one company has a monopoly on good ideas. Other ABC members like you have the same issues, same questions, same problems. National peer groups bring together similar members to find unique solutions to common barriers. The trust and open exchange of information allows peer group members to become cost-efficient, quality-oriented and profitable contractors. For more information click here.
  • Construction Users' Guide - ABC attends a number of trade shows where the Construction Users’ Guide is widely distributed. The MN/ND chapter also distributes hundreds of Construction Users’ Guides to construction users who see ABC’s advertising in many business publications. For additional exposure contact Jeni Ankeny at 952-941-8693 for details.