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SFNE’s Annual Meeting

Tim and Rens (1)

(l-r) Tim Gendron, outgoing SFNE Treasurer from Tim’s Fabricators Inc. with Rens Hays, incoming SFNE president from Rens Welding & Fabricating

Plainville, MA – The Steel Fabricators of New England (SFNE) held its fall dinner recently at the Plainridge Park Casino.

SFNE nominations for a first two-year term to its new board included Scott Coulombe, Lori Chasse, and Rick Coughlin. To serve an additional two-year term are James McBrady and John Roy.
Nominated officers include President Rens Hayes, Vice President Bret Miller, Secretary Darin Gillies, and Treasurer Petr Fushini.


(l-r) Bill Pascoli, SFNE Board Advisor for AISC, with Ryan Menard, sick leave speaker from Kenney & Sams, P.C.

Continuing service is Mike Feder and David Orlando. Retiring from the board this year are Steve Chasse, Mark Torriani, and Tim Gendron.
The board adviser Bill Pascoli of AISC hosted the event.
The program included a  Business Ideas Exchange  to discuss what business looks like for vendors and fabricators in New England in 2015;  Delaney  & Associates, Inc., SFNE’s lobbyists presented a “Filed Sub Bids Legislative Update ” and Kenney & Sams, P.C. presented “Sick Leave Law Update.”