David Casey and seven other individuals met in the spring in Kenilworth, NJ to discuss the needs of the construction industry. From that meeting, the vision to build a national association was born. Woodbridge, NJ chapter was formed.
- CFMA held its first conference in Atlantic City, NJ at Caesars Palace. David Casey was named the first president.
- First newsletter written
- 111 members joined CFMA
Philadelphia, PA chapter was formed.
2 new chapters were formed:
Dallas Fort Worth, TX and Chicago, IL.
9 new chapters were formed:
||Piedmont - Greensboro, NC
|Middle Tennessee - Nashville, TN
||Puget Sound - Seattle, WA
|Northeast Ohio - Cleveland, OH
||San Diego, CA
|Orange County - Anaheim, CA
||San Francisco, CA
|South Carolina – Greenville, SC
7 new chapters were formed:
||Georgia - Atlanta, GA
|St. Louis, MO
|Tampa Bay - Tampa, FL
|Valley of the Sun - Phoenix, AZ
6 new chapters were formed:
|Greater Cincinnati - Cincinnati, OH
||Twin Cities - Minneapolis, MN
|Kansas City, MO
||NYC - New York City, NY
|Maine - Fairfield, ME
||Western NY - Rochester, NY
- The first issue of “The Book” was released.
- The CFMA Newsletter was transitioned into the Building Profits Magazine.
- 8 more chapters were formed:
|Central Ohio - Columbus, OH
||Silicon Valley - San Jose, CA
|Greater Washington - Washington DC
||Greater Detroit - Detroit, MI
|Massachusetts - Boston, MA
||Northern Nevada - Reno, NV
||Utah - Salt Lake City, UT
- The first Education course, “Basics of Construction Accounting" was given
at the conference held in Boston, MA.
- The first Annual Financial Survey was released. To date, it is the only one of its kind.
- 8 additional chapters were formed:
||Greater Pittsburgh, PA
|Central Virginia - Richmond, VA
|Colorado - Denver, CO
||South Florida - Miami, FL
|Connecticut Valley - Hartford, CT
||Kentuckiana - Louisville, KY
7 additional chapters were formed:
|Las Vegas, NV
||Triangle - Raleigh, NC
|Southeast Louisiana - New Orleans, LA
||Western Michigan - Grand Rapids, MI
|Maryland - Baltimore, MD
||Fox River Valley - Green Bay, WI
|San Antonio, TX