Austin Industries maintains relationships with the construction industry’s top associations, including Associated Builders & Contractors, the Associated General Contractors of America, the National Center for Construction Education & Research and dozens more. These associations strengthen Austin’s leadership within our industries, as we share best practices and keep pace with best practices and advancements.


Construction Industry Ethics & Compliance Initiative

Austin Industries is a member of the Construction Industry Ethics and Compliance Initiative (CIECI), a non-profit association dedicated to promoting integrity and ethical conduct in the construction industry. Established in 2008 by thirteen visionary construction CEOs, including Austin Industries, the organization seeks instead promotion and advancement of ethical conduct and compliance across the construction industry.

For more information, visit www.ciecinitiative.org.

ESOP Associations

Austin Industries is a founding member of Employee Owned S-Corporations of America (ESCA), the voice in Washington, D.C. that speaks exclusively for employee-owned S corporations (S ESOPs). Since 1998, the organization has grown to represent more than 215,000 employee-owners across the U.S.

For more information, visit www.esca.us.

The ESOP Association (TEA), Southwest Chapter

Since 1978, The ESOP Association has represented the interests of all corporations that sponsor employee stock ownership plans, or ESOPs. Corporate membership in The ESOP Association is open to all ESOP companies; welcoming all corporate members with advocacy and educational to serve the entire ESOP community.

For more information, visit www.esopassociation.org.