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AGC Houston Hosts 30th Annual AGC BBQ Cook-Off

The Houston commercial construction industry came together for AGC Houston’s Annual Barbecue Cook-Off and Fair April 1 and 2, 2022. Twenty-two cook teams competed in categories that included best theme, best hospitality, best margarita, salsa, bloody Mary, crawfish, dessert, ribs, brisket, and chicken.

This year’s event raised funds for Covenant House, a nonprofit organization that builds a bridge to hope for young people facing homelessness and survivors of trafficking through unconditional love, absolute respect and relentless support. A big thank you to all of the participating teams, sponsors, volunteers and attendees for supporting the event.

Congratulations to Overall Grand Champion, Brian Parker - The Beck Group Team 1; Reserve Grand Champion, Tim Kuykendall - The Beck Group, Team 2,and to all the winning teams. Special congratulations as well to Lance Smith of Hoar Construction who received the Ralph Morton Spirit Award.

Check out photos from the event on our Facebook page and tag yourself!

For photos from Friday, please click here

For photos from Satruday, please click here

For a full list of event winners, please click here


AGC Houston's Construction Leadership Council Hosts Educational Fieldtrip & Happy Hour at MGC, Inc. 

On April 12, 2022, the Construction Leadership Council gathered at MGC, Inc. for a quarterly educational field trip and happy hour. The program consisted of a shop tour that included seeing their technology and people in action and a talk on their design and BIM capabilities. MGC, Inc., is a custom millwork manufacturer headquartered in Houston. Many thanks to everyone at MGC who worked to make the program a success.

Please click here to learn more about MGC, Inc. 


AGC Houston Hosts First Women in Construction Council Membership Drive & Happy Hour

 On April 13, the AGC Houston Women in Construction Council kicked off its first Membership Drive and Happy Hour at Cottonwood Houston! Huge thanks to Bartlett Cocke General Contractors for sponsoring the event.

Do you want to meet like-minded professionals in the commercial construction industry, attend networking events, and more? The Women in Construction Council is for you! Contact Charlene Anthony ( for more information on how to get involved. 

Click here to view event photos. 

Click here to view Women in Construction Council application. 



Join the AGC Houston Women in Construction Council Today!

Join our Women in Construction Council and never miss out on the next big event, networking opportunity, or any chance to meet like-minded professionals in the commercial construction industry. Membership includes entry into four quarterly educational happy hours per year and is open to all construction professionals.

Why AGC Houston Women in Construction Membership?


  • Name you can trust
  • AGC Houston-sponsored initiative
  • Year membership dues
  • Includes education, networking, and community service projects
  • Industry support and access to resources


  • Grow your circle of influence
  • Part of the AGC family of programs
  • Camaraderie
  • Sense of community
  • Personal and professional growth
  • Be a change agent for the industry
  • Professional credibility

Please click here for more information or contact Charlene Anthony at


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