Welcome to Central Gulf Industrial Alliance

A consortium of business and industry leaders along the Gulf Coast, CGIA is committed to improving industry performance and promoting best practices in the areas of workforce development, work safety and productivity. We are aggressively engaged in the creation of new programs that advance, improve and grow the workforce. With your help, we will play a major role in upgrading the skills of the existing workforce and in recruiting and developing a new generation of industrial and craft professionals.

CGIA is focused on adding value to our members’ business as a go-to resource for best practice information, a promoter of creative solutions to labor imbalances, a collaborator for workforce development issues, and a voice to both business owners and contractors.

OUR MISSION

To improve industry performance in the areas of workforce development, work safety, quality, and productivity.

Member Testimonials

  • “Being a member of CGIA has enabled us to work with multiple schools and programs directly helping us as contractors to find the best programs to recruit from in the Gulf Coast Region.”

    Mark McCord

Upcoming Events

  • CGIA General Membership Meeting + 10th Anniversary Celebration

    Join us for CGIA’s General Membership Meeting + 10th Anniversary Celebration at The Steeple on November 1, 2017. Preparations are well under way to make this the best meeting yet! Enjoy the exquisite venue at The Steeple, while munching on hors d’oeuvres, and mingling with others who ar...

    November 1 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm