TAUC Leadership Conference 2010


Tuesday, May 11 - Friday, May 14, 2010
Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa
2400 East Missouri Avenue [map]
Phoenix, AZ 85016

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The Association of Union Constructors is pleased to present TAUC Leadership Conference 2010 - Calibrate Your Leadership Compass.

As the national trade association for the union construction industry, TAUC strives to create and deliver events that capture the energy of the dynamic union construction market and offer necessary opportunities for union contractors, industrial business owners and union representatives to learn and network with fellow union construction professionals. TAUC events are a means of advancing the union construction industry's collective interests in labor relations, education, safety and health, and work opportunities. Only TAUC puts your dollars to work advancing the union construction industry. Please join us to Calibrate Your Leadership Compass!

REGISTRATION FEES

TAUC Governing Members
$1145.00

TAUC Local Employer Organization Members
$1145.00

TAUC Affiliate Members
$1145.00

TAUC Regular Members
$1395.00

Non-Members
$1645.00

Spouse/Companion
$595.00

Additional Family Member(s)
(i.e. children 12 to 18 years old)
$445.00 per child

The fee for children ages 12-18 covers food and beverages for 3 days.


PROGRAM INCLUDES

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

TAUC Executive Committee Meeting

TAUC Customer Caucus Meeting

TAUC Labor Committee Meeting

TAUC Local Employer Organization Meeting

Welcome Reception for All Leadership Conference Attendees


Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Association Elections

Terence O'Sullivan
General President
Laborers' International Union

Chuck Sujansky
Chief Executive Officer
KEYGroup

Erik Emblem
President and Chief Executive Officer
3E International Inc.

Mike Illanne
President and General Manager
Chevron's Project Resources Company

Thomas J. Reynolds Safety Awards Luncheon

TAUC Board of Directors Meeting


Thursday, May 13, 2010

Association Business

Mark Ayers
President
Building and Construction Trades' Department

James Stanley
President
FDRSafety, LLC

Scott Paul
Executive Director
Alliance for American Manufacturing

William Hite
General President
United Association

Bill George
Best Selling Author and Harvard Business School Professor

TAUC Union-Made Golf Tournament

TAUC Leadership Conference Gala Reception, Dinner and Dance

James J. Willis Craftperson of the Year Award

Friday, May 14, 2010

Farewell Breakfast



Related Web Pages and Sites:
TAUC Membership - Pay Dues
Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa Website
Online Hotel Reservations - Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa
Execucar - Transportation Service
SuperShuttle - Transportation Service

Related Files:
Property Map - Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa
Transportation Flyer - ExecuCar
Shuttle Service Flyer - SuperShuttle Transportation
What Do I Wear - Phoenix, AZ
Companion/Guest Activity - Southwest Salsa Challenge
Spa Service and Discount - Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa
Arizona Biltmore Shopping and What to Wear in Arizona

Registration Includes:
Registration fees include all scheduled business functions for you, your companion and registered children.

A name badge will be issued to all paid registrants and will be your admittance to all business functions.

Only members in good standing will be eligible for discounted member rates when registering for TAUC Leadership Conference 2010.

TAUC membership fees are due by January 31, 2010.

The "early-bird" registration deadline is March 1, 2010.

The registration fee does not include companion/guest programs; these are available at an additional cost.



Who Should Attend:
TAUC Leadership Conference 2010 is open to anyone with a vested interest in the enhancement and advancement of union construction.

Specifically, TAUC Leadership Conference 2010 is designed to be a premiere networking event for industrial business owners, union contractors and labor representatives.

Meeting Attire:
Attire for TAUC Leadership Conference 2010 is resort casual for all meetings and social events, EXCEPT for the Gala Reception, Dinner and Dance.

The Gala is sport coat and dress slacks or suit for the gentlemen, and dresses or suits for the ladies.

The average high temperature during May in Phoenix is 91 degrees with an average low of 61 degrees, so please bring the appropriate clothing for outside evening activities.

Cancellation and Other Policies:
Registration may be cancelled, and your registration fee refunded in full, if written cancellation is received in The Association of Union Constructors (TAUC) office on or before April 4, 2010.

HOTEL CANCELLATION POLICY: Notify hotel 48 hours prior to arrival for refund; less than 48 hours, deposit forfeited. Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa telephone number (602) 955-6600 OR (800) 950-0086.

ARIZONA BILTMORE RESORT AND SPA HOTEL RESERVATIONS CUT-OFF DATE IS FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2010

TAUC ONLINE REGISTRATION CUT-OFF DATE: April 19, 2010

Is Media Allowed?
Yes

General Hotel Information:
Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa
2400 East Missouri Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Phone: (602) 955-6600 OR (800) 950-0086
Fax: (602) 381-7600

Sleeping room rates:
$290 per night, plus 12.27% tax - Single/Double
$315 per night, plus 12.27% tax - Triple

Suite rate (based upon availability):
$425 per night, plus 12.27% tax - One Bedroom Villa
$675 per night, plus 12.27% tax - Two Bedroom Villa

Advance Room Deposit: One night deposit equal to one night's stay.

Check-in: 4:00 pm
Check-out: 12:00 Noon

THE CUT-OFF DATE IS MONDAY, APRIL 19, 2010 FOR ALL HOTEL RESERVATIONS AT THE ARIZONA BILTMORE RESORT AND SPA.

Porterage (includes check-in and check-out): $12 per person

Room Attendant: $3 per room, per day

Additional Gratuities: At guest discretion

Room Rate Includes: guestroom high speed internet access, Biltmore Spa & Fitness Center admittance, unlimited local telephone calls, use of putting course, Biltmore Fashion Park shuttle, and morning newspaper.

24 Hour Room Service
Full service business center on property (602-955-6600 ext. 2450)

Please visit https://secure.hilton.com/en/wa/res/choose_dates.jhtml?ctyhocn=PHXBMWA and enter "TAUC" in the Group Code Box or call 800-950-0086 to reserve a sleeping room under The Association of Union Constructors (TAUC) Leadership Conference room block.

WHEN RESERVING A SLEEPING ROOM ONLINE AT THE ARIZONA BILTMORE WEBSITE PLEASE DISREGARD THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT: A daily $28 USD service charge per room per night will be applied at the end of your stay. THE $28 SERVICE FEE WILL NOT APPLY TO TAUC REGISTRANTS.

ARIZONA BILTMORE SPA SERVICES - The Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa is offering a 20% discount on all Spa and Salon Services to TAUC registrants and their guests. Please contact the Arizona Biltmore Spa at (602) 381-7632 to schedule an appointment. You must reference "TAUC" to receive this discount. Offer valid from May 10-14, 2010.


Hotel Parking:
Self Parking is $12.00 maximum for overnight.
Valet Parking is $25.00 maximum for overnight.

CANCELLATION POLICY: Notify hotel 48 hours prior to arrival for refund; less than 48 hours, deposit forfeited.


GENERAL HOTEL INFORMATION:
Built as one of Phoenix's first resorts in 1929, the Arizona Biltmore was constructed in grand form by brothers Albert, Charles and Warren McArthur. Frank Lloyd Wright served as the consulting architect, and the Arizona Biltmore remains one of the only existing hotels in the world to benefit from his influence.

Throughout its colorful history, this acclaimed landmark has been graced by U.S. presidents, celebrities and world travelers. Arizona's historic Grand Dame radiates an undeniable mystique of refinement and splendor.

This acclaimed Phoenix Arizona Property features:
740 guest accommodations
78 one-and two-bedroom villas
Eight swimming pools
Seven tennis courts
A full-service resort spa, salon and fitness center
Five dining options

The adjacent Arizona Biltmore Country Club boasts two 18-hole PGA golf courses: The Links and The Adobe.


HISTORY: http://www.arizonabiltmore.com/About/History.aspx

VIRTUAL TOUR AND MAP: http://www.arizonabiltmore.com/VR/Default.aspx

WEATHER:
The Arizona Biltmore is a resort for all seasons. Phoenix / Scottsdale holds the title of the nation's sunniest cities with more than 300 days of sunshine annually. Although situated in the desert, the Arizona Biltmore enjoys relatively mild weather. Low humidity and refreshing desert breezes punctuate the summer season. The average annual temperature is 76.3 degrees.



Travel Information:
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport - 7 miles from Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa.

From Sky Harbor Airport
Exit airport using the 24th street exit.
Turn right on 24th street heading North.
Follow 24th street for about 20 minutes.
Make a right on Thunderbird Trail (2 streets North of Camelback Road).
Follow driveway to the hotel.

http://www.arizonabiltmore.com/map.aspx

Southwest Airlines may provide most economical fares.



For more information please contact:
Ms. Gwen Jackson
Meetings & Events Manager
The Association of Union Constructors (TAUC)
Phone: (703) 524-3336 x111
Fax: (703) 524-3364
E-mail: gjackson@tauc.org