Associated Builders and Contractors and will expand, ABC’s online member directory.

The directory provides ABC member company listings, including current and completed project portfolios, insurance coverage and bonding capacity, licenses and certifications, and client portfolio ratings.

ABC officials said the directory is part of a much larger strategic partnership formed between ABC and in March 2010 with the goal of expanding construction contractors’ visibility via the Internet.

“’s goal is to create a new industry standard for construction firms to qualify and market to each other through online tools such as ABC’s and our own website,,” said Coty Fournier, CEO of “’s technology provides a comprehensive web profiling system for the commercial construction industry that easily connects buyers and sellers of construction services.”

Todd Mann, ABC’s chief operating officer, said the partnership will be a benefit to ABC members.

“This new partnership doubles the exposure of ABC member firms through’s technology, expanding member firms’ exposure to a wider variety of prospective customers on both sites,” he said. “These online resource directories are great business development tools for companies seeking contacts and business partners, particularly in this challenging economic environment.”