• Pillar Award Winners

    The BIA Pillar Awards recognize our member companies and their professional achievements. There were 3 Award Categories: Advertising & Marketing, Professional Achievement, and Company Achievement.

    Entries with the highest point percentage in each of the 3 main categories received the Elite Pillar Awards. 

    Each entry was judged on its own merit by a group of highly qualified judges. 

    See our full list of winners are listed below!

     

    Advertising & Marketing Awards

    Best Showroom - A well designed, attractive showroom that showcases the latest and greatest trends in industry products and services - Garman Builders, Inc.

       


    Best Print Ad – A creative ad used in newspapers or magazines that draws attention, holds interest, has a clear, simple message and relates to the brand - Tomlinson Bomberger


    Best Website – A well-designed, informative website that is user friendly and is a positive online representation of the company - Metzler Home Builders, Inc.

    Metzler Home Builders Website


    Best Video or Commercial– A well designed, creative video or commercial that convinces your targeted market to purchase your product or service, shapes your brand image and sets you apart in the marketplace - Knutsen Landscaping, Inc.

    Knutsen Video


    Best Logo – A well designed logo that is distinctive, appropriate, and simple in form that brings awareness to the company’s brand - Knutsen Landscaping, Inc.


    Professional Achievement Awards

    Attorney of the Year – An attorney who provides practical legal advice to those that work within the building industry and/or the real estate community, while demonstrating professionalism, positive working relationships and personal involvement in the industry and community - Mark Stanley, McNees, Wallace & Nurick, LLC


    Project Manager of the Year – A Project Manager who coordinates and completes projects on time, within budget and within scope while demonstrating professionalism, positive working relationships and personal involvement in the industry and community - Steve Morgan, Landmark Homes


    Sales Professional of the Year – A sales professional who sells goods and/ or services to consumers and/or to companies within the building industry, while demonstrating professionalism, positive customer relationships and personal involvement in the industry and community - Christine Glover, Landmark Homes


    Insurance Professional of the Year – An insurance professional who provides practical insurance advice and services to those that work within the building industry, while demonstrating professionalism, positive working relationships and personal involvement in the industry and community - Lori Bentley, Douple Agency, Inc.


    Company Achievement Awards

    Builder Company of the Year – An accomplished home builder that provides quality craftsmanship, exceptional customer service, and positive employee relations, while serving and supporting their local community and industry - Garman Builders, Inc.

       


    Remodeling Company of the Year – An accomplished remodeling company that provides quality craftsmanship, exceptional customer service, and positive employee relations, while serving and supporting their local community and industry - Garman Builders, Inc.

        


    Supply Company of the Year - An accomplished supply company that provides quality products and services for their customers, while conveying a positive attitude through exceptional customer service, employee relations and community and industry involvement - GR Mitchell

      


    Community Impact Award – An accomplished home builder that provides quality craftsmanship, exceptional customer service, and positive employee relations, while serving and supporting their local community and industry - Members 1st Federal Credit Union

          


    Elite Pillar Award for Advertising and Marketing - Tomlinson Bomberger - Best Print Ad

     


    Elite Pillar Award for Professional Achievement - Lori Bentley, Douple Agency, Inc. 

    Insurance Professional of the Year – An insurance professional who provides practical insurance advice and services to those that work within the building industry, while demonstrating professionalism, positive working relationships and personal involvement in the industry and community 


    Elite Pillar Award for Company Achievement - Garman Builders, Inc. - Builder of the Year

    Builder Company of the Year – An accomplished home builder that provides quality craftsmanship, exceptional customer service, and positive employee relations, while serving and supporting their local community and industry.