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2014 Star Awards Winners

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SAN ANTONIO
, Texas – The Texas Association of Builders (TAB) announced and presented the 2014 Star Awards Winners in conjunction with the Sunbelt Builders Show™ on July 23-24, 2014 at the JW Marriott® San Antonio Hill Country Resort. The highly-coveted Star Awards are given annually to recognize excellence in all areas of the home building industry.

 

In 1992, the Texas Association of Builders launched the Star Awards – the only statewide tribute to excellence in the home building industry. The 2014 Star Awards recognized the outstanding work of builders, remodelers, architects, designers, sales professionals, marketing professionals, construction professionals and industry leaders in Texas and the Southwest.

 

Entries were judged by a distinguished panel of industry experts. Winners will be featured in the September/October issue of Texas Builder magazine. For more information about the Star Awards, please visit www.TexasBuilders.org.

  

2014 STAR AWARDS GRAND AWARD WINNERS:

Custom Builder of the Year

Foursquare Builders – Austin, TX

Remodeler of the Year

Laughlin Homes & Restoration, Inc. – Fredericksburg, TX

Mid Volume Builder of the Year

Partners in Building – Houston, TX 

High Volume Builder of the Year

Ashton Woods Homes – Houston, TX

 

2014 STAR AWARDS WINNERS BY COMPANY NAME:

Aliana Development Company – Richmond, TX

Developer Best Radio Commercial

Developer Best Special Promotion

 

Ashton Woods Homes, Inc. – Houston, TX

Volume Builder of the Year High Volume

Sales Manager of the Year, Shawnda Lancaster

 

Ashwood Designs & Custom Homes – Houston, TX

Custom Builder Best Kitchen $550K – $700K

 

Bella Vista Homes – San Antonio, TX

Volume Builder Best Product Design-$150K – $250K

 

Betenbough Homes – Lubbock, TX

Volume Builder Best Email Message

Volume Builder Best Television Commercial

 

Boe Creative – The Woodlands, TX

Developer Best Television Commercial

Volume Builder Best Sales Brochure

 

Braziel Building Group, LLC – Magnolia, TX

Remodeler Best Addition

 

Canyon Creek Homes, LP – Austin, TX

Custom Builder Best Overall Interior Design $300K – $500K

 

Casa Sereno Homes, LLC – Austin, TX

Custom Builder Best Kitchen $275K – $500K

 

Centerra Homes – Austin, TX

Marketing Professional of the Year, Naomi Bludworth

Warranty Service Professional of the Year, Ray Oertli

 

Christopher Sims Custom Homes – Sugar Land, TX

Custom Builder Best Specialty Room Over $1M

 

Chuck Morris Coastal Homes – Galveston, TX

Remodeler Best Outdoor Living Space Under $100K

Remodeler Best Whole House Renovation $150K – $200K

 

CKC Custom Homes – San Antonio, TX

Remodeler Best Bathroom Renovation Over $100K

 

Craftsmanship by John, Inc. – Houston, TX

Remodeler Best Print Ad

 

David Wilkes Builders – Austin, TX

Remodeler Best Bathroom Renovation $60K – $80K

Remodeler Best Whole House Renovation Over $1M

Remodeler Judges Choice – Best Remodel for a Non-Profit

 

Designer Pools & Outdoor Living – Austin, TX

Associate Best Sales Brochure

Associate Best Website

 

East End Builders – Victoria, TX

Remodeler Best Historic Renovation

 

Elite Remodeling – Frisco, TX

Remodeler Best Bathroom Renovation Under $30K

Remodeler Best Bathroom Renovation $30K – $50K

Remodeler Best Direct Mail Piece

Remodeler Best Kitchen Renovation $65K – $100K

  

Foursquare Builders – Austin, TX

Custom Builder Best Architectural Design Over $1M

Custom Builder Best Billboard

Custom Builder Best Kitchen Over $1M

Custom Builder Best Master Bathroom Over $1M

Custom Builder Best New Custom Home

Custom Builder Best Online Advertisement

Custom Builder Best Outdoor Living Space Over $1M

Custom Builder Best Print Ad

Custom Builder Best Sales Brochure

 

Gehan Homes – Addison, TX

Volume Builder Best Interior Merchandising $401K – $500K

Volume Builder Best Radio Commercial

Rookie Sales Professional of the Year, Aiden Sullivan

Sales Professional of the Year, Terry Jeffords

 

Gossett Jones Homes, Inc. – Austin, TX

Custom Builder Best Master Bathroom $550K – $700K

 

Grand Haven Homes – Austin, TX

Volume Builder Best Interior Merchandising $150K – $300K

Volume Builder Best Website

 

Grupo 4S De Mexico – Hidalgo, TX

Associate Best Print Ad

Associate Best Showroom/Sales Center

 

HC LOBF, LLC – Arlington, TX

Developer Best Print Ad

Developer Best Sales Brochure

 

Jamestown Estate Homes, LLC – Houston, TX

Custom Builder Best Email Message

Custom Builder Best Master Bathroom $300K – $500K

Project Manager of the Year, Victoria Hawes

 

Keechi Creek Builders – Houston, TX

Remodeler Best Kitchen Renovation $101K – $200K

Remodeler Best Whole House Renovation $300K – $450K

 

Key Residential – Austin, TX

Custom Builder Best Overall Interior Design Over $1M

 

Laughlin Homes & Restoration, Inc. – Fredericksburg, TX

Custom Builder Best Architectural Design $275K – $500K

Custom Builder Best Architectural Design $501K – $699K

Custom Builder Best Kitchen $750K – $999K

Custom Builder Best Overall Interior Design $550K – $950K

Remodeler Best Kitchen Renovation Over $700K

Remodeler Best Whole House Renovation $500K – $800K

Remodeler of the Year

 

Legal Eagle Contractors – Bellaire, TX

Remodeler Best Website

 

Luxury Home Magazine – San Antonio, TX

Associate Best Direct Mail Piece

 

Mary DeWalt Design Group – Austin, TX

Volume Builder Best Interior Merchandising $501K – $600K

Volume Builder Best Interior Merchandising Over $900K

 

Mike Hollaway Custom Homes – San Antonio, TX

Custom Builder Best Outdoor Living Space $450K – $900K

 

Monticello Homes – San Antonio, TX

Custom Builder Best Architectural Design $700K – $999K

Custom Builder Best Master Bathroom $800K – $999K

Custom Builder Best Master Bedroom $800K – $950K

Custom Builder Best Specialty Room $750K – $950K

 

Newland Communities – Austin, TX

Developer Best Overall Community 20 Acres or More

 

Olson Defendorf Custom Homes – Austin, TX

Custom Builder Best Website

 

Partners in Building, LP – Houston, TX

Volume Builder Best Product Design $451K – $500K

Volume Builder of the Year Mid Volume

 

Providence Title – San Antonio, TX

Title Industry Professional of the Year, Denise M. Smith

 

RE/MAX Associates – The Schrader Group – San Antonio, TX

Realtor of the Year, Dayton Schrader

 

Rough Hollow Lakeway – Lakeway, TX

Developer Best Online Advertisement

Developer Best Showroom/Sales Center

Developer Best Website

 

Royal Homes – Conroe, TX

Custom Builder Best Special Promotion

 

Scott Felder Homes, LLC – Austin, TX

Volume Builder Best Custom Home Over $1M

Volume Builder Best Interior Merchandising $701K - $899K

Volume Builder Best Online Advertisement

Volume Builder Best Print Ad

Volume Builder Best Special Promotion

Construction Superintendent of the Year, Adrian Castilleja

Construction Manager of the Year, Chris Cheaney

 

Sitterle Homes – San Antonio, TX

Volume Builder Best Custom Home Under $1M

Volume Builder Best Interior Merchandising $601K - $700K

Volume Builder Best Product Design $351K - $400K

Volume Builder Best Product Design $501K - $700K

 

Standard Pacific Homes – Irving, TX

Volume Builder Best Interior Merchandising $301K - $400K

Volume Builder Best Product Design $251K - $300K

Volume Builder Best Product Design  $301K - $350K

Volume Builder Best Product Design $401K - $450K

Volume Builder Best Product Design Over $701K

Volume Builder Best Showroom/Sales Center

 

Studio Bespoke – Houston, TX

Remodeler Best Commercial Remodel

Remodeler Best Specialty Room

 

Texas Custom Patios – Stafford, TX

Remodeler Best Outdoor Living Space Over $100K

Remodeler Best Sales Brochure

 

Texas Pools – The Woodlands, TX

Best Poolscape

 

The NRP Group – San Antonio, TX

Developer Best Billboard

 

Tier1 Group, LLC – Leander, TX

Remodeler Best Whole House Renovation $50K - $100K

 

Tilson Homes – Houston, TX

Volume Builder Best Billboard

Volume Builder Best Direct Mail Piece

 

Todd Glowka Builder, Inc. – Kendalia, TX

Remodeler Judges Choice Best Adaptive Reclamation

 

USI Remodeling – Grand Prairie, TX

Remodeler Best Kitchen Renovation $40K - $60K

 

Wells Fargo – Houston, TX

Mortgage Industry Professional of the Year, Vince Byant

 

About the Texas Association of Builders

Founded in 1946, the Texas Association of Builders is an affiliate of the National Association of Home Builders and has 28 local home builders associations across Texas. With a membership of nearly 10,000 representing over 702,500 jobs and more than $31.1 billion of the Texas economy annually, TAB plays a crucial role in providing housing for Texans. For more information about the Texas Association of Builders, visit www.TexasBuilders.org

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