New York, NY (PRWEB) January 13, 2015
The Blue Book Building and Construction Network, the construction industry’s premier source for information and marketing solutions, announced today the acquisition of New York City based technology company BuildingBlok (http://www.buildingblok.com). BuildingBlok delivers a cloud-based platform that helps small to mid-size contractors better manage the entire lifecycle of their projects. The Blue Book Network (http://www.thebluebook.com), a one hundred year plus company, has a national network of architects, owners, contractors, manufacturers and suppliers and has continued to evolve in leveraging changing technology to meet the needs of its users and customers.
“As the construction industry continues to rely on technology tools to maintain and grow their business, we are committed to evolving and providing the core solutions that they need,” explained Richard Johnson, President of The Blue Book Network. “Justin Nolan, founder of BuildingBlok and the BuildingBlok team have filled a huge void in the industry with this platform of applications and we are excited to have BuildingBlok as an addition to our growing network of workflow solutions.”
BuildingBlok was launched in 2014 by CEO and Founder, Justin Nolan. It is an intuitive, inexpensive construction management platform geared to the small to mid-sized market. Collaboration tools, bidding, document and financial management and mobile capability are all included in the BuildingBlok suite of solutions.
“We are very excited to align with the number one network of contractors in the country,” said Justin Nolan. “We couldn’t picture a better outcome for our company as we join forces with The Blue Book Network to offer a much needed Construction Management solution to the industry’s small to mid-size general contractor and subcontractor market.
About The Blue Book Building and Construction Network…
The Blue Book Network, an Employee-Owned enterprise, is the largest and most active construction network in the United States. For over one hundred years, the commercial construction industry has turned to The Blue Book Network for accurate, complete and up-to-date information on the people and products required for their projects. The company maintains a nationwide industry search engine at thebluebook.com and publishes 28 regional buyers’ guides annually. In addition, The Blue Book Network provides a complete platform of online information, workflow and marketing resources for the industry.
BuildingBlok is the first cloud based construction management platform geared specifically to small to mid-size general contractors, offering a robust suite of management tools at an affordable price. The company was launched in early 2014 by CEO Justin Nolan and has headquarters in New York City. For more information, visit http://www.buildingblok.com.
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