We Build Strong Businesses

Our glazing contractors drive our priorities – your success matters. By uniting together, we’re taking our businesses to the next level.

The Northern California Glass Management Association (NCGMA) represents union glazing contractors and manufacturers. Our primary purpose is to represent and promote the best interests of our members in all areas of labor relations.

We also keep members informed about current business trends, provide a place for members to go for legislation and regulatory issues, and provide educational training programs for owners and their office personnel.

We advocate for you to do business locally and globally.
We connect you to your local industry community and to our national network.
We negotiate on your behalf during Collective Bargaining Agreements and labor relations.
We educate our workforce and provide ongoing professional development to grow skills and help gain a competitive edge.

Labor Relations

We collaborate to form strong strategies and successful labor contracts.

No matter the size of your business, we advocate and represent your needs at the table. We have a history of negotiating successful and timely Collective Bargaining Agreements.

Labor negotiations are central to our work and your business. Our members benefit from effective representation and preparation during collective bargaining. We advocate for your interests and ensure the collective voice of our membership is heard during negotiations.


Upcoming Negotiations

Check back for our next Negotiations announcement.

How NCGMA works for you

NCGMA LogoWe leverage the collective voices of our contractors to advocate, negotiate, educate and connect. Because we’re a powerful platform for businesses of all sizes, we are a leader in creating a healthier and more successful industry. Together, we build Northern California.


Connect to educational, commercial and industrial opportunities to grow your business and skills.

Upcoming Events



Equipment Inspector Training


It just makes sense to have at least one person in your company attain a certificate of training as an Equipment Inspector.  For the safety of your employees, your association is offering a FREE Equipment Inspector Training.  Seats are limited so take advantage of one of your many valuable benefits of membership and register today!

This comprehensive inspection course enables those responsible for the inspection of fall protection equipment to make educated decisions on the suitability for use.


Get empowered with the tools you need to stay informed and connect to new opportunities to manage your business effectively.

March 26, 2020 |

DOL Announces Additional Guidance explaining Paid Sick Leave and Expanded Family and Medical Leave under the Family First Coronavirus Response Act

On March 26, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) announced more guidance to provide information to workers and employers about how each will be able to take advantage of the protections and relief offered by the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) when it takes effect on April 1, 2020. Click here to read more.
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by Brooke Fishel, Director of Labor Relations

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