NAPLES, FLORIDA, AUGUST 22, 2023: Michael Conroy, Business Development Strategist with PBS Contractors, was accepted into the ABC Florida Gulf Coast Chapter NEXTGEN Class of 2024. The class includes 33 men and women from Southwest Florida in the construction industry.  

 The NEXGEN Leadership Training Program is an 8-month series designed to enhance the leadership skills and industry knowledge of high-potential construction professionals employed by an ABC member company. Through monthly educational sessions that incorporate leadership training, relationship building, and community involvement activities, ABC’s NEXGEN program prepares professionals for current and future leadership roles within the construction industry and ABC organization. 

 “I am beyond excited to continue my growth and development with the NEXTGEN Leadership Program,” says Michael Conroy. “Through this impactful program, I look forward to expanding my network with construction professionals throughout Southwest Florida.”  

 ABC Florida Gulf Coast Chapter President/CEO Steve Cona III had this to say about the newly selected class: “Our NEXGEN Leadership Group’s mission unites and nurtures upcoming leaders across diverse sectors of our industry, elevating their skills and fostering robust professional networks,” shared Steve. “This empowering program equips our 2024 class with the knowledge and inspiration to fearlessly embrace construction’s most formidable challenges.” 

 The NEXGEN program runs from September through April, and classes are held at various locations throughout the Tampa Bay area. 

 To see the full NEXGEN Class of 2024, please click the link: https://bit.ly/NEXGEN2024  


Since 1986, PBS Contractors has been the Concierge Builder® for Naples and Southwest Florida. Building luxury homes, and commercial spaces, PBS lives by their purpose statement: We Build Better Lives for Our Team, for Our Clients, and for Our Community. It’s this philosophy, commitment to excellence and exceptional client service that is the PBS advantage. Located at 4395 Corporate Square in Naples, please visit PBScontractors.com or call 239.643.6527 for more information.