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Josh Pearcey (left) of Brian Hoar Inc. was presented the President’s Award at our annual Christmas Party at the J.W. Marriott on Saturday, November 24, 2018.  Josh has been on the Board of Directors for the Muskoka Builders’ Association since 2014.  He has spent countless hours working on the renovation of the MBA Office, and […]

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Kirsten Both of Muskoka Glass and Garage Doors was presented the Member of the Year Award at our annual Christmas Party at the J.W. Marriott on Saturday, November 24, 2018.  She was presented this award for her enthusiasm and commitment to the Association.  As a newer member of the Board of Directors, she has made […]

Comments Off on Fall in love with Muskoka

Build Your Career in Muskoka As summer ends and fall begins, local contractors prepare for yet another busy season. Colder weather hasn’t slowed the contracting demand for years in Muskoka, and there is no sign of it slowing down anytime soon. Employment opportunities are abundant as business owners try and keep up with client needs […]

Comments Off on “Cottage Country” Is Not As Seasonal As You Think

Summer in Muskoka. A common turn of phrase for anyone familiar with the Muskoka Region. Muskoka is known for its endless lakes, lush forests and pristine views and has cottagers swarming throughout the summer months. But relaxing on a dock isn’t just for weekends and Muskoka is certainly not just for cottagers. There are teams […]

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The Muskoka Builders Association seeks the expression of interest from reputable and reliable third parties to write copy and provide social media promotion in order to raise awareness of workforce opportunities in the region. The individual documents are available below for download: Content Development Content Promotion & Social Media Amplification

Comments Off on 2018 Golf Tournament

We are looking forward to a great day at Deerhurst Highlands, Thursday June 21, 2018! Tickets and Hole Sponsorships Available. This year, both lunch will be at The Antler Steakhouse and dinner will be in Eclipse Restaurant. 10:00 am – 12:30 pm – Registration 11:30 am – 1:00 pm – Lunch 1:00 pm – Shot […]

Comments Off on NEW! 2018 Home Show Exhibitor & Craft Vendor Info

The 2018 Muskoka Builders’ Association Home Show will be Friday, Saturday, and Sunday April 27, 28, 29, at the Gravenhurst Centennial Centre. We are pleased to add new interactive, family-friendly features to the show including an exciting Upstairs Craft Show. Please download our exhibitor package – 2018 Exhibitor Package  or our Upstairs Craft Show Vendor package […]

Comments Off on MBA Apprenticeship Bursary Application

We are now accepting applications from Member employees for our Apprenticeship Bursary Program. Details of Bursary:  An opportunity to receive a Bursary is available to any person who is a registered apprentice in a construction-related trade and is currently employed by a member in good standing of the Muskoka Builders’ Association.  New Requirements:  a)  A […]

Comments Off on Graduated Apprenticeship Grant for Employers

As an employer, you can use the Graduated Apprenticeship Grant to help you with the costs of training an apprentice. You could receive up to $16,700 to train an apprentice in more than 100 eligible trades, if your apprentice: is registered in an eligible apprenticeship program after November 14, 2017 achieves key milestones – like successfully […]

Comments Off on President’s & Member of the Year Awards 2016

The candidate for the President’s Award is chosen annually by the current president to recognize members or individuals for long-term service to the Association. This years’ President’s Award was awarded to Lisa Cormack of Excel Enclosures and Railings at the MBA Christmas Party on November 25, 2016 at the J.W. Marriott, the Rosseau. Lisa has […]

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