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Aug 1, 2017 BELFOR Property Restoration - Our August BP Spotlight Company
Diamond Parnter BELFOR Property Restoration is in our August Business Partner Spotlight. Read below to learn more about BELFOR Property Restoration.   BELFOR Property Restoration is the worldwide leader in disaster recovery and property res...
Jul 1, 2017 Lemus Construction Shines in the July BP Spotlight
CAI Diamond Partner Lemus Construction is in our July Business Partner Spotlight. Read below to learn more about Lemus Construction. About UsWe help Managers and Administrators with outstanding exterior renovations to protect their long-term inv...
Jun 1, 2017 KPI2 Contractors, Inc. - CAI's Spotlighted BP for June
CAI's Business Partner of the month for June 2017 is KPI2 Contractors, Inc. This is KPI2's first year as a CAI Diamond Partner.  Company BasicsName of company: KPI2 Contractors, Inc.Principal of company: Jan Kulpinski Year company was founded: 1...
May 3, 2017 May BP Spotlight Shines on Smith Insurance Associates
Smith Insurance Associates, Inc. is a family owned business that has earned a solid reputation for providing innovative insurance protection at the best value for the real estate industry. With over 35 years of experience and an extensive client list...
Apr 4, 2017 Business Partner Spotlight for April - The Falcon Group
 Diamond Partner Profile: The Falcon GroupBy: Jessica Vail, Director, Marketing & Business Development, The Falcon Group Company BasicsName of company:  The Falcon Group Principal of company: Andrew Amorosi, William Pyznar &am...
Mar 31, 2017 Derrenbacher Wins Outstanding Board Member Leadership Award
     CAI's Community Association Volunteers Committee (CAVC) is proud to announce the recipients for the 2017 Outstanding Board Member Leadership Award. For the first time, we received more than 150 nominations! This year's v...
Mar 1, 2017 Congratulations to CAI Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to our 2017 Manager Designations Scholarship recipients and thank you to our scholarship sponsors - dC Engineering Inspections, The Falcon Group, KPI2, Lemus Construction & Marcus & Hoffman.Our scholarship recipients will rece...
Mar 1, 2017 Business Partner Spotlight for March - Macadam Company, Inc.
CAI's Business Partner Spotlight shines this month on Diamond Partner Macadam Company, Inc.   Company BasicsName of company:   Macadam Company, Inc.   Principal of company:   Mark BevevinoYear company was founded: 1986# of em...
Feb 2, 2017 CAI's Business Parnter Spothlight for February: ADP Barlow Insurance
CAI's February 2017 Business Partner Spotlight shines on ADP Barlow Insurance. Name of company: ADP Barlow Insurance Principal(s) of company: Robin L Barlow, CIRMS; Robert E Barlow Jr, PCAM CIRMS Year company was founded: 2007   ...
Jan 6, 2017 Kipcon, Inc. - CAI's Business Partner Spotlight, January 2017
CAI's January 2017 Business Partner Spotlight shines on Kipcon, Inc.      Name of company: Kipcon, Inc.Principal of company:Mitchell H. FrumkinYear company was founded:1983# of employees:20States in which the compan...
Sep 7, 2016 Who Are Our Gold Medal Members?
The Summer Olympics may be over but that’s no reason to stop recognizing people for their hard work and achievements! We are now accepting nominations for the CAI Annual Awards. Every year, CAI recognizes our best and  brightest membe...
Jul 7, 2016 Go for the Gold!
2016 is an Olympic year and athletes from all over the world are gearing up for the summer games in Brazil. These athletes have invested many hours in perfecting their individual abilities in their chosen sport with their ultimate goal of captur...
May 10, 2016 O'Donnell, Gounis Receive Inaugural Scholarships
The Pennsylvania and Delaware Valley Chapter of Community Associations Institute (CAI)’s Managers Committee is pleased to announce that two manager members have been selected as the inaugural recipients of the new Manager Designations Scholarsh...
May 5, 2016 Congratulations to our newest Gold Star Award recipients
Congratulations to our newest Gold Star Award recipients  Congratulations are in order! The following communities were recognized at the 2016 Annual Conference & Expo for receiving or renewing their Gold Star Award.  2100 Bryn Mawr Pl...
Dec 16, 2015 CAI Recognizes Newest Gold Star Communities
CAI’s Gold Star Community program recognizes community associations that work hard to develop and maintain standards, encourage community participation, maintain fiscal stability, and positively impact the quality of life for residents. Board m...
Oct 20, 2015 Meet the Chair: Carl N. Weiner, Esq.
Carl N. Weiner is the co-chair of the Real Estate Group of the law firm of Hamburg, Rubin, Mullin, Maxwell & Lupin in Lansdale.  He currently serves as chair of the Government & Professional Affairs Committee. Carl previously served mult...
Oct 14, 2015 More Than 200 Help to Celebrate CAI's 40th Anniversary
On behalf of CAI President Kevin McGrath, PCAM, the Board of Directors, CED Tony Campisi, and the CAI staff, thank you to all who were able to join us for our 40th Anniversary Gala last week at the Down Town Club in Philadelphia. More than 200 attend...
Oct 5, 2015 Who are the CAI Champions for 2015?
Every year, CAI recognizes our best and  brightest members  with the CAI Annual Awards. While we can’t recognize every member with an award every year, we’re counting on you to help us identify those who are most worthy of recog...
Sep 3, 2015 Celebrate CAI's Champions
Every year, CAI recognizes our best and  brightest members  with the CAI Annual Awards. While we can’t recognize every member with an award every year, we’re counting on you to help us identify those who are most worthy of recog...
Sep 1, 2015 CAI announces formation of Business Partners Council
CAI is pleased to announce the creation of the chapter's first Business Partners Council.This new committee will provide a forum for education, networking and outreach for business partner members of the chapter. The Business Partners Council (BPC) w...
Aug 9, 2015 Volunteer Profile: Kevin Snakard, Communicator-in-Chief
Kevin Snakard, CIC, CRM is the President of Lindsay Insurance Group, Inc. and he has been a licensed insurance broker for the past 23 years.  He is  graduate of Villanova University and holds the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) and a Ce...
Jul 28, 2015 Win a ticket to our 40th Anniversary Gala Celebration!
CAI invites you to help us celebrate our 40th Anniversary! Correctly complete and return this crossword puzzle by Monday, August 3 to be entered into a drawing for one free ticket to CAI’s 40th Anniversary Gala Celebration, October 8, at the Do...
Jul 23, 2015 A Gold Star for Laureen Young, CMCA, AMS - Get to Know Her!
Q&A Interview with: Laureen Young,  CMCA, AMSCommunity ManagerAssocia Mid-AtlanticGold Star Committee, Chairperson Q:     How long have you been involved with CAI and what other roles have you held other than the Chairperson ...
Jul 20, 2015 CAI Announces Newest Credentialed Professionals
Community Associations Institute (CAI) awarded 266 career-enhancing designations-including 53 Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM) credentials-between January 1 and June 30, 2015. Almost 2,700 managers have earned a PCAM designation, th...
Jun 3, 2015 Meet CAI's Managers Committee Chairwoman Carol Richard
Carol Richard has been my direct supervisor for over eight-years now. She is a very smart, strong, passionate, hard working leader, who is always so generous and kind to everyone. Carol has a good sense of style, and always looks impeccable. Aside fr...
Apr 6, 2015 An Engaging Leader: Meet Jen Brick
From time to time, CAI will profile a member of the chapter's volunteer leadership on our blog.Q&A interview with Jennifer Brick, Chair, Member Engagement Committee and Vice President, Chapter Board of Directors 1. How long have you bee...
Dec 10, 2014 CAI Annual Awards presented at Holiday Party
CAI Chapter President Brian Friel, CIC, CIRMS, Smith Insurance Associates, and President-elect Kevin McGrath, were pleased to present awards to members during the chapter's Annual Meeting & Holiday Party on Thursday, December 4, 2014. Honored dur...
Nov 17, 2014 Board Members: Don't Miss Your Chance to Win a Trip to Las Vegas
Would you like to join CAI in Las Vegas for the CAI National Conference & Expo in 2015? CAI will award a select number of scholarships to community association board members to attend the CAI National Annual Conference and Exposition on...
Nov 13, 2014 CAI Award Nominations - Deadline Extended to November 17!
Every year, CAI recognizes our best and  brightest members  with the CAI Annual Awards. While we can’t recognize every member with an award every year, we’re counting on you to help us identify those who are most worthy of recog...
Nov 4, 2014 Volunteer Spotlight: Joanne Bradley - Managing the NJRC
Joanne Bradley, CMCA, AMS, PCAM grew up in Haddonfield, New Jersey. Early on, she did not have a firm idea of what type of career she wanted to pursue. Joanne worked for a wide variety of employers in bookkeeping and accounting. Joanne’s husban...
Sep 24, 2014 Help us celebrate our birthday!
  CAI turns 40 in 2015!We're planning lots of fun activities and events to celebrate our milestone year, including articles on our @ Home with CAI blog, in Community Assets, at programs and events, and culminating with a black tie optional ...
Sep 23, 2014 And the winner is...
 Every year, CAI recognizes our best and  brightest members  with the CAI Annual Awards. While we can’t recognize every member with an award every year, we’re counting on you to help us identify those who are most worthy of...
Sep 22, 2014 Volunteer Profile - Frank Levanti: At the Center of it All
Ted DeMaio from Becht Engineering BT, Inc. serves as a member of CAI's Member Engagement Committee. Each month, a member of that committee sits down with one of our active chapter volunteers to create a profile of them for our blog, @ Home with CAI.&...
Sep 16, 2014 Diamond Partner Profile: Smith Insurance Associates
Smith Insurance Associates is an independent insurance agency that specializes in providing community associations with the most innovative protection at the best value available in the market.  Being an independent agent means that we represent...
Sep 2, 2014 Diamond Partner Profile: Steven L. Sugarman & Associates
Steven L. Sugarman & Associates returns for their third year as a CAI Diamond Sponsor in 2014. Steven L. Sugarman & Associates is a regional law firm which concentrates its practice in the field of community association law.  Well-recogn...
Aug 13, 2014 Volunteer Profile: Robert Medlock - Invested in Membership Growth
Robert Medlock is Vice President and Senior Relationship Manager, Business Banking, for CAI business partner member M&T Bank. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Membership Development Committee.  Robert has been involved in commerci...
Jul 23, 2014 Voorhees begins term as CAI Foundation President
Congratulations to chapter member, volunteer, and friend Lynn Voorhees, RS who began her one-year term as President of CAI's Foundation for Community Association Research. Lynn serves as director of Community Association Services for DW Smith Associa...
Jul 2, 2014 Spotlight on...you?
There are so many community associations in our region that are doing wonderful things like neighbors helping neighbors, walks and runs for charity, neighborhood clean up events, and more. Several months ago we highlighted the Red, White & Blue C...
Jul 1, 2014 Volunteer Profile: Julie McCormick Leads in the Poconos
Julie McCormick is an Account Executive at Engle-Hambright, & Davies, Inc.(EHD), a privately-held, independent insurance and risk management firm serving customers since 1896. More recently EHD has grown to become one of the largest and most repu...
Jun 2, 2014 PA/DelVal Chapter goes Out of the Ordinary!
 Community Associations Institute's 2014 Annual Conference took place May 14-17, 2014 at the Loew's Royal Pacific Resort and it truly lived up to the theme "Out of the Ordinary."The conference was packed full of educational sessions, terrific sp...
May 30, 2014 Volunteer Profile: Donna Cawthorne - At Home in Community Management
 With all her years of experience in the field, Donna Cawthorne could write the book on Community Management! Donna has been with Mid-Atlantic Management/Associa for her entire 22-year career. She started as a part-time Administrator at a commun...
May 2, 2014 Eiseman Construction Recognized with 2014 Heritage Conservancy Award
 Heritage Conservancy, a nationally accredited community-based land conservation organization located in Bucks County, PA, celebrated its business members at the organization’s annual Business Members Reception on Thursday, April 24, 2014,...
Apr 29, 2014 Volunteer Profile: Ken Dash, Philadelphia Council President
 Ken Dash is the President of Dash & Love, Inc., a third generation family owned and operated insurance firm with an expertise in community-association coverage.  He has been a member of the firm for over 20 years, providing risk manage...
Apr 16, 2014 PA LAC Presents Legislator of the Year Award in Harrisburg
  State Representative Mario Scavello (R-176), from Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains region, was named Legislator of the Year at CAI’s Annual Meeting & Holiday Party in December 2013. Rep. Scavello was unable to attend the event to ac...
Apr 15, 2014 Five Chapter Homeowner Members Honored by CAI
 Almost 80 community association board members from 20 states and Washington, D.C.—all of them homeowners who lead their communities as volunteers—have been recognized as part of CAI’s first-ever Community Association Leader Ap...
Mar 18, 2014 Hail to the Chief: Brian Friel, CIRMS, 2014 Chapter President
Each month, CAI will profile a member of the chapter's volunteer leadership. We start with the 2014 President of the Board of Directors, Brian Friel.  March is great month for our chapter: We had the NJ Council St. Patty's Day Happy Hour, the Ch...
Feb 3, 2014 Meet PA's Newest Member of the College of Community Association Lawyers
 Marshal Granor, the newest Pennsylvania member of CAI’s College of Community Association Lawyers, literally grew up in the real estate business.  Before Marshal was born, his father, Bernard, opened a real estate brokerage business i...
Dec 19, 2013 Chapter Recognizes 2013 Annual Awards Recipients
CAI honored various individuals and organizations with the chapter's Annual Recognition Awards, including the Robert Wise President's Award, at our holiday party on December 12, 2013 at Pinecrest Country Club in Lansdale. Robert Wise President's Awa...
Dec 12, 2013 2013 - Check Out The Year in Pictures!
 Check it out! 2013 ~ The Year in Pictures! Happy Holidays from CAI.    ...
Oct 25, 2013 New Features coming to Community Assets in 2014
CAI's Communicatins & Content Committee has some big plans in the work for 2014, including new features in our chapter magazine and new content on this blog that will highlight educational topics, profile chapter volunteers, and more. Community ...
Aug 1, 2013 Chapter Members Earn CAI Designations
 Community Associations Institute (CAI) awarded almost 300 career-enhancing designations to industry professionals between Sept. 21, 2012, and June 30, 2013 including 55 recipients of the Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM) designa...
Jan 17, 2013 CAI Celebrates Milestone Anniversary
From Backyard Planning Sessions to 40 Years of Growth and Success In 1964, the Urban Land Institute (ULI) published Technical Bulletin No. 50, a document that called for the creation of a national organization to provide education and act as a cl...

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