Archive for News & Events

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 @ 7:37PM

SAO Supports Greater Cleveland Habitat For Humanity

Seven Surety Association of Ohio members recently volunteered on a renovation project for The Greater Cleveland Habitat For Humanity on Tuesday, September 30th 2014.  The Greater Cleveland Habitat For Humanity recently confronted the reality of massive vacancies and houses left abandoned and to deteriorate amid neighborhoods where there were families still trying…

Sunday, September 21st, 2014 @ 11:11PM


Our volunteer/charity event this year will be in Cleveland working on a build for Habitat for Humanity. Due to limited space on the construction site, this will be limited to the first 8 volunteers on a first come first serve basis. Please email me directly to reserve your spot.…

Sunday, September 21st, 2014 @ 11:01PM

Continuing Education Class from August 14th

Presentations from… Carol Smith – Gilliland & Hayes Lee Brewer – Alber Crafton, PCS Wayne Lambert – Cashin Spinelli

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 @ 6:44PM

A Joint Meeting of the OCA and the SAO – September 10th at The Boat House at Confluence Park

“Contractors’ Conundrum: Shortage of Work or Workers?
Presented by Ken Simonson,

Chief Economist for the AGC of America

Download Registration Form Here

Monday, July 14th, 2014 @ 6:31PM

SAO Golf Outing – Thursday, July 17, 2014

This year our SAO Golf Outing Scramble will be Thursday, July 17th, 2014 at the BENT TREE GOLF CLUB, Sunbury, OH 43074.

Here is a link to the course website:

Click here to download the Registration Form

Monday, July 14th, 2014 @ 5:12PM

SAVE THE DATE – Holiday Party Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Join us for our Holiday Party scheduled for Thursday, December 4th, 2014 at the Hilton Polaris.

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013 @ 6:27PM

SAO’s Inaugural Habitat for Humanity Day! September 26, 2013

On September 26, 2013, the Surety Association of Ohio held its inaugural Habitat for Humanity Day in Hamilton, Ohio. Our group worked on two new homes that are part of a unique Habitat neighborhood consisting of 6 “green” homes. All of the volunteers agreed that the experience was very rewarding….

Monday, May 13th, 2013 @ 7:38PM

SAO Golf Outing – Thursday, June 27

This year our SAO Golf Outing will be Thursday, June 27, 2013 at the Royal American Links Golf Course, Galena, Ohio.

Here is a link to the course website:

Click here to download the Registration Form

Friday, April 12th, 2013 @ 8:05PM

CE Seminar: Development in Standard Bond Forms April 24th

The Surety Association of Indiana, The Surety Association of Ohio and Frost Brown Todd invite you to attend a morning CE program followed by an afternoon at Great American Ballpark! Topics to be covered: What is the need for standard bond forms? The evolution of standard bond forms Surety’s obligation…

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013 @ 2:32PM

SAO – 2012 Silver and Advocacy Awards

On behalf of the Surety Information Office, the Surety Association of Ohio received the 2012 Silver and Advocacy Awards. Surety Association of Ohio – The Surety Association of Ohio performed several educational activities on the basics and benefits of bonding, including presentations to a large mechanical contractor on the importance…

Sunday, February 24th, 2013 @ 6:32PM


Introducing the Ohio Insurance Institute SAO’s New Government Affairs Advocate.  Presented by: Ohio Insurance Institute (OII). Dan Kelso, President, Dean Fadel, VP Gov’t Relations Patrick Foltyn, Direct Gov’t Relations 11:30 AM – Registration 12:00 noon – Lunch 12:30 PM – Speaker The Boathouse at Confluence Park