Taft Construction chair Earl K. Messer was interviewed on Oct. 5 for the BusinessWatch segment presented by the Cincinnati Business Courier. Messer promoted the Spirit of Construction Gala, discussing his role as chair of the 19th annual event, to be held at the Duke Energy Convention Center on Saturday, Oct. 18.
A true celebration of the construction industry, more than $400,000 is expected to be raised at the gala. Proceeds will be utilized to promote the construction trades in schools and will fund scholarships for students and military and non-military personnel interested in pursuing construction careers. In addition, the career achievements of select individuals and their lifetime contributions to the industry will be highlighted at the gala.