SEATTLE, February 24, 2015: Dexter + Chaney (, developer of Spectrum® Construction Software, will be both presenting and exhibiting at the Associated Builders & Contractors’ (ABC) 2015 Workforce Conference March 3-6 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. As a premium sponsor, Dexter + Chaney will be sponsoring and introducing keynote speaker John Ratzenberger, most remembered as Cliff Clavin on the long-running NBC sitcom “Cheers,” as well as leading a session on emerging technologies.

The conference brings together construction professionals of all geographic regions, markets and levels of experience for three days of education, professional development, best practices, networking, events and more. One of the key focuses this year will be on revitalizing training and skill of the construction industry workforce as the economy improves and demand for skilled professionals increases.

“It is vital for the health of our construction industry to encourage and foster ongoing training and education,” said John Chaney, Dexter + Chaney’s CEO and co-founder. “That’s why we are pleased to be a sponsor of the ABC’s 2015 Workforce Conference. This is an important event that has excelled at increasing the skills and personal development of the professionals that make our industry strong.”

As part of the conference, Dexter + Chaney Marketing Director Wayne Newitts will be presenting a session on emerging technologies and their impact on and benefits to contractors and construction professionals. According to Newitts, “An emerging, skilled new workforce is ready to join the construction industry at a time when there are also a lot of new emerging technologies like cloud computing, electronic data and mobile devices. As providers of construction technology solutions for more than 30 years and leaders in the next wave of innovations, we’re proud to be able to talk about the technologies on the horizon and what they will mean for the industry.”

Dexter + Chaney will be showcasing many of its own technology advancements at its booth (#1306) at the conference.

About Dexter + Chaney

Dexter + Chaney has been providing complete construction management software for more than 30 years. From the office to the field, from accounting to project management, Dexter + Chaney software is used by more than 1,000 companies. Their clients come from all segments of the industry—heavy/highway and utility, general contractors, electrical, mechanical, and specialty subcontractors—and are companies of all sizes, from locally owned subcontractors to some of the world’s largest construction firms. Dexter + Chaney’s web-based software applications allow customers to get work done anywhere using any device with a web browser and without the need to download any software. For more information, visit: