Home building industry professionals were awarded the Home Builders Association of South Carolina’s most prestigious awards last week in Asheville, NC. The thirteenth annual Celebration of Excellence awards ceremony was held to honor the recipients of the Pinnacle Awards.
About the Pinnacle Awards
The Pinnacle Awards were created to honor those in the home building industry who have achieved the highest standard of quality craftsmanship, innovative problem solving and customer satisfaction. This competition is a privilege of membership, as well as a means of challenging our members to greater levels of achievement. The Pinnacle Award recognizes the craftsmanship of the best home builders and remodelers in South Carolina, based on five categories:
- Green Building
- New Construction
- Sales and Marketing
- Best Subdivision/Community
The 2015 Pinnacle Award winners from Greenville are:
- Ron Tate, Esq., Gallivan, White & Boyd, P.A., Thomas Bagnal Associate Member of the Year
- Patrick Square, Jason Armstrong, Community of the Year
- Patrick Square, Jason Armtstrong, Best Color Ad
- Dillard-Jones Builders, Susan Vernon, New Home Construction $1,000,000-1,499,999
- Gabriel Builders, Gus Rubio, New Home Construction $1,500,000-2,000,000
- Bergeron Custom Homes, Jason Bergeron, New Home Construction, $2,000,000-4,999,999
- Gabriel Builders, Gus Rubio, New Home Construction, more than $5,000,000
Jason Armstrong, Ron Tate, and Gus Rubio (respectively) receiving their awards.
|Jason Armstrong, Ron Tate, and Gus Rubio hold their awards at the Celebration of Excellence ceremony|
Jason Bergeron and Susan Peace-Vernon pick up their awards at the HBA office.
The HBA of Greenville is proud to have five of our members recognized for their hard work and dedication to the excellence of the industry.
The Home Builders Association of South Carolina is to recognize the recipient of The Thomas N Bagnal Builder Member and Associate of the Year Award on Thursday September 20th at the annual Celebration of Excellence. The awards will go to Steven Mungo, CEO of Mungo Homes and Ed Byrd of Southeastern Insurance Consultants, Inc. Both awards are given to members who demonstrate the qualities of Thomas N. Bagnal- tireless service to their community, home builders association (HBA) and to the home building industry.
Steven Mungo has been a member of the HBA since 1986 and has expanded his business outside of South Carolina to both North Carolina and Georgia. In 2008, Mungo Homes was the first builder in South Carolina to receive the National Housing Quality Award and in 2012 was named America’s Best Builder by Builder Magazine.
Ed Byrd has been a member of the HBA for over 25 years and has testified in Senate and House Committee hearings on behalf of the home building industry and the citizens of South Carolina. He is a member of several local HBA’s at the HBASC.
The HBA of Greenville would like to thank both men for their service and commitment to our industry and to their community.
The Celebration of Excellence will be held at the River Banks Zoo and Garden in Columbia on Thursday, September 20th. Tickets are available for purchase at the Home Builders Association of South Carolina. Please call 803-771-7408 for more information or click here to visit the South Carolina HBA website .