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Webinar: Basics of Bonding for Construction Contractors

Date: April 27, 2021
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost: FREE
Location: Online

Register Today!  Registration provided by the Denver Metro SBDC. You will receive a link to join after you complete registration.

Join us for an introductory webinar about bonding for construction contractors who want to work on CDOT and other local government agency projects. Tom Patton with Evergreen Surety will help you understand who needs to be bonded, how you can get bonded, and where to go for bonding. You'll also learn how to maintain and increase your bond over time.

Topics:

  • Setting up a surety bond program and bidding CDOT projects
  • Improving surety terms and conditions, including rapidly increasing capacity
  • Tips on performance over the long-run
Speaker:

Tom Patton has worked in the surety industry for ten years and is the current President of Evergreen Surety as well as the Rocky Mountain Surety Association. He previously worked for national and regional insurance agencies prior to starting a surety-only agency in 2020. He is active in various state and local legislative initiatives as well as bond education programs. He is married, with two young children and enjoys all of Colorado’s outdoor activities. Tom can be reached at 303-520-0249 and tpatton@evergreensurety.com.

Evergreen Surety is an independent surety bond agency based in Colorado. With a focus on emerging and M/WBE contractors and developers, Evergreen Surety obtains the bid, performance, and payment bonds needed to win contracts and grow profits. Appointed with a wide range of surety carriers, Evergreen Surety has deep relationships with the Small Business Association, Associated General Contractors of Colorado, the American Subcontractors Association, as well as with construction-oriented bankers, accountants, attorneys, and consultants. Licensed throughout the United States, Evergreen Surety has a track record of obtaining bonds that are beyond the reach of other agencies.