Sponsors’ Profiles

Florida Community Loan Fund
Category: Financial Institution
FL Community Loan Fund LogoThe Florida Community Loan Fund (FCLF) is a state-wide Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI). It is a mission-based non-profit organization dedicated to improving low-income communities throughout Florida by providing various types of financing to meet the needs of non-profit organizations and mission-based for-profit organizations that develop affordable housing, supportive housing, community facilities, and economic development projects.

Florida Green Building Coalition
Category: Green Certification Standards & Training
As the leading certifier of green projects in Florida and the only organization in the state that certifies green local governments, the Florida Green Building Coalition (FGBC) is your connection to builders, designers, specifiers, and facility managers looking for sustainable solutions for their projects. They turn to FGBC for the latest information on green building products and services.  With over 13,700 homes, 53 land developments, 86 local governments, and 24 million square feet of commercial and multi-family high rise projects, FGBC can link you to these active buyers. The FGBC annual GreenTrends Conference offers a comprehensive package of education, discovery, and networking that will benefit every member of your team. For more information on FGBC and GreenTrends visit our websites: www.FloridaGreenBuilding.org or www. GreenTrends.org

Florida Water Star
Category: Water Conservation Certification & Training
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The Florida Water StarSM program is a voluntary certification program for new residential and commercial construction and existing home renovation. The program encourages water efficiency in appliances, plumbing fixtures, irrigation systems and landscapes, as well as water quality benefits from best management practices in landscapes. Based on estimates, an average Florida Water StarSM homeowner can save up to 20 percent of water use annually. The program outlines standards for a broad range of homes — from a condominium with no yard to an older home on a half-acre lot with an aging irrigation system. Commercial properties save even more, thereby lowering operating costs by reducing water and energy bills.

Rain Bird Corporation
Category: Irrigation Products & Services
Rain Bird Logo 200xRain Bird is a privately held company founded in 1933 during the agricultural boom in California. We are the leading global manufacturer and provider of irrigation products and services. Since the beginning, Rain Bird has produced and offered the industry’s broadest range of irrigation products for farms, golf courses, sports arenas, commercial developments and homes. Today, Rain Bird offers over 4,000 water-saving irrigation products and services and has offices around the world. Rain Bird is committed to The Intelligent Use of Water™. It is our legacy to design and manufacture only those products of the highest value and quality. Our commitment also extends beyond products to education, training and services for the industry and the community.  Please see Rain Bird’s 25 Ways to Save 25% website for water saving resources, http://25ways.rainbird.com

Category: Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

SemaConnect, Inc. is one of the largest developers and producers of smart networked Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations and cloud-based station owner management systems in North America. Our electric vehicle charging stations are Level II (240V, 30Amps) and come in a variety of mounting options to suit your commercial application.  Our charging stations have an optional Cable Management System that provides an effortless charging experience for electric vehicle drivers to recharge. In addition, SemaConnect boasts the most options for EV drivers to start a charging session including, using an RFID card, Pay with PlugShare app, SemaConnect App, Call 1-800-663-5633 and by QR code.  [Product Brochure]

Category: Indoor Environmental Consulting & Testing
Logo transparent backgroundSkyeTec is an award winning energy rating and indoor environmental consulting company that provides third-party inspections for residential and commercial construction projects.  SkyeTec offers a variety of services, including ENERGY STAR Certification, HERS Index Ratings, Energy Code Compliance Testing, Quality Control Inspections, and more to builders throughout the U.S.

Tamarack Technologies, Inc.
Category: Ventilation & Air Pressure Relief Products; LED Lighting
For over 20 years, Tamarack Technologies has led the way in manufacturing innovative, energy-efficient, sustainable solutions that improve indoor air quality. Homeowners, home builders and weatherization professionals achieve ASHRAE, Energy Star and LEED accreditation with our air pressure balancing products, bath fan controls, and backdraft dampers. Our energy-efficient line of whole-house fans are recommended by home energy raters and weatherization professionals as an excellent alternative to expensive air conditioning, and feature the only R50 insulated doors on the market today. As a U.S. manufacturer, we continually strive to be ahead of the curve, providing solutions to an ever-changing, regulated construction and consumer market.