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Chicago's Ujamaa Wins Diverse Business of the Year Award by National Construction Association

April 9, 2019

Chicago’s Ujamaa Construction was named as the 2019 Diverse Business of the Year award winner by the Associated General Contractors of America, association officials announced today.  The association also awarded Diversity and Inclusion Excellence Awards to Austin Commercial, Shoemaker Construction Company, Central Builders, United Rentals and the AGC of Missouri.

"These awards recognize firms that have established outstanding programs that have helped make the construction industry a more diverse, inclusive, and better sector in which to work," said Eddie Stewart, the association’s president and president and chief executive officer of Caddell Construction in Montgomery, Ala. “By making our industry more diverse, we can solve a lot of our workforce challenges, and become a better, safer and stronger industry.”

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