WE HBA Awards of Distinction Winners

(Hamilton) November 20, 2020 – The West – End Home Builders’ Association held its Awards of Distinction and Annual Association Awards on Friday November 20, through a virtual awards presentation. The Association Awards recognize the efforts and successes of very hard-working members and friends of the home building industry.

The 2019 edition of the WE HBA’s Awards of Distinction recognizes the highest levels of achievement in the home building industry and provides a showcase for the latest ideas in their field.  This year’s Awards of Distinction covered building, design, promotion and marketing in the new home, renovation, marketing, sales and design in the Hamilton and Halton area. Congratulations to all the AoD Winners who got selected from more than 200 nominees and  judged by Toronto, Guelph, Kitchener, Niagara and London area members who are directly involved with the related award categories.

 

 

CREATIVE AWARDS

 

Best Project Logo:    Branthaven Homes | Upper West Side Condos

                                                                                           

Best Magazine Advertisement:    Homes by DeSantis | CoMo Coastal Modern Living by the Lake

                                                                                                                                                                                          

Best Newspaper Advertisement:    Carriage Gate Homes | Gallery Condos + Lofts

 

Best Newspaper | Magazine Feature Advertorial:    Branthaven Homes | Upper West Side Condos

                                                                                     

Best Signage:    Carriage Gate Homes | Gallery Condos + Lofts

 

Best On-Line Video Advertorial:    Homes by DeSantis | CoMo Coastal Modern Living by the Lake | Pink World

 

Best Radio Advertisement:    Losani Homes | Brant West

 

Best Social Media Campaign:    Homes by DeSantis | CoMo Coastal Modern Living by the Lake

 

Best Website:    Carriage Gate Homes | Gallery Condos & Lofts

 

Best On-Site Sales & Marketing Package:    Branthaven Homes | Upper West Side Condos

 

Best Virtual Tour :    Homes by DeSantis | CoMo Coastal Modern Living by the Lake

                                                                                                    

Best Ingenuity in Marketing:    Homes by DeSantis | CoMo Coastal Modern Living by the Lake

 

Marketing Award of the Year:    Homes by DeSantis |  CoMo Coastal Modern Living by the Lake

 

ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

 

Service Professional Company of the Year :    MTE Consultants

 

Supplier Company of the Year :    Turkstra Lumber             

 

Trade Company of the Year:    Shipway Stairs

                                                                                                    

Sales Team of the Year:    Homes by DeSantis | CoMo Coastal Modern Living by the Lake : Kelley Milan, Amanda Bieksa, Sandra Veselisin & Billie Ventresca

                       

Consumer Choice Award Low Volume:    Marz Homes

 

Consumer Choice Award High Volume:    New Horizon Development Group

 

PRODUCT AWARDS

 

Best Sales Office:    Branthaven Homes | Upper West Side Condos

 

Décor | Design Centre:    Starward Homes

 

Best Interior Merchandising Model Home or Suite Mid-High Rise:    Branthaven Homes | Upper West Side Condos | El Dorado

 

Best Interior Merchandising Model Home or Suite Low Rise:    Menkes Developments | Glen Ashton Estates, Livingston

                                                                       

Best Bathroom Concept in a Mid-High Rise:    Homes by DeSantis | CoMo Coastal Modern Living by the Lake, The Lake

 

Best Bathroom in a Home Under 2000 Square Feet:    Losani Homes | Brant West, Westbrook II

 

Best Bathroom in a Home  2000 Square Feet & Over:    Losani Homes | Brant West, Bordeaux

 

Best Kitchen Concept in a Mid-High Rise:    Branthaven Homes & Marz Homes | Casa Di Torre, Milano V

                                                                                                    

Best Kitchen in a Home Under 2000 Square Feet:    Losani Homes | Brant West, Westbrook II

                                                                                                                                                                                          

Best Kitchen in a Home 2000 Square Feet & Over:    Losani Homes | Brant West , Bordeaux

                                                                       

Best Exterior Concept on a Mid-High Rise:    Branthaven Homes | Upper West Side Condos

                                                                                     

Best Exterior on a Home under 2000 Square Feet :    Starward Homes | Bloom Towns, The Lilly

 

Best Exterior on a Home 2000 Square Feet & Over: Marz Homes & Starward Homes | Chedoke Heights, The Westcliffe

                                                                                                    

Best Condominium Concept  Under 750 Square Feet:    Branthaven Homes | Upper West Side Condos, El Dorado

Best Condominium Concept 750 – 1200 Square Feet:    Fontana Homes | LUXE, Diamond

 

Best Condominium Concept 1200 Square Feet & Over:    Homes by DeSantis | CoMo Modern Coastal Living by the Lake, The Lake

                                                                                                    

Best Townhome | Semi-Detached Home:    Starward Homes | Bloom Towns, The Lilly

                                                                       

Best Single Family Home 2000 Square Feet & Over :    Losani Homes | Brant West, Bordeaux

 

Best Renovation $25,000 – $75,000:    Ambrosio Construction & Renovations | Project Field

 

Best Renovation $75,000-$150,000:    Ambrosio Construction & Renovations | Project Markland

 

Best Renovation $150,000-$400,000:    Shane Renovations | Terrace Park

 

Best Renovation $400,000 & Over:    Heartwood Renovations | 8th Road

 

Best Custom Home Under $1,500,000:    Hummingbird Hill Homes | Cleaver

 

Best Custom Home $1,500,000-$3,000,000:    Thomas Cochren Homes | Roselawn

 

Best Custom Home Design $1,500,000-$3,000,000:    Carrothers & Associates | Rockliffe

             

Best Custom Home $3,000,000 & Over:    PCMNOW.com | Princess Margaret Fall Lottery House

 

Best in Housing Affordability:    Homes by DeSantis | Centreville

 

Project of the Year | Mid-High Rise Development:    Branthaven Homes | Upper West Side

 

Project of the Year | Low Rise Community:    Losani Homes | Brant West

 

WE HBA AWARDS

DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD – BUILDER MEMBER

This award is presented to a builder member who, during the past year, has made an outstanding contribution to the housing industry and our local association.

2020 Recipient | Robert Molinaro, Molinaro Group Inc.

 

2)         DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD – ASSOCIATE MEMBER

This award is presented to a non‑builder or associate member who has made an         outstanding contribution to our local association throughout the past year.

2020 Recipients | Bianca Bruzzese, BOD Canada LLP

                                     Terri Johns, T. Johns Consulting Group Ltd.

 

3)         RENOVATOR MEMBER OF THE YEAR

This award is presented to a renovator who has made an outstanding contribution to  our local association throughout the past year.

2020 Recipient | Heartwood Renovations

 

4)  THE KEVIN MCINTOSH MEMORIAL AWARD FOR THE UNDER 40 YOUNG PROFESSIONAL     OF THE YEAR AWARD

This award is presented to a member of the association who is under 40 years of age and has made an outstanding contribution to either the housing industry or furthered         the involvement of the U40 community within the association throughout the past year. 

2020 Recipient | Daniel Guest, Guest Plumbing & Heating

 

5) PAUL WRIGHT MEMORIAL AWARD

This is a special award which is presented to a member or a non‑member who        contributed remarkably to the housing industry.

2020 Recipient | Tony Sergi, City of Hamilton

                                               

6) ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERSHIP AWARD

This is presented in recognition of outstanding contributions above and beyond regulatory requirements, to the natural environment in Hamilton and Halton.

2020 Recipient |  Hummingbird Hill Homes & Construction Inc.

 

7) PRESIDENTIAL AWARDS

WE HBA President, Robert Molinaro of Molinaro Group has an opportunity to recognize individuals who have helped to make his year successful and he has awarded them with a Presidential Award.

2020 Recipients            Bianca Bruzzese, BDO Canada LLP

                                              Terri Johns, T. Johns Consulting Group Ltd.

8) WOMEN IN INDUSTRY AWARD

2020 Recipient            Carla Agostino, Reliance Home Comfort