Vermont Home Builder Awards announced

first_imgThe Associate of the Year Award is presented to the Associate member who has shown the most commitment to the Association over the past year.  This can involve committee participation, attendance at membership events, testifying at the Statehouse, and membership recruitmen/retention to name a few.  This can be presented to an individual or an entire company.  Jeff Myers of Myers Container has been an active member of the Association for the past twelve years.  Jeff and the entire Red Can family regularly attends Assocation events.  Jeff has been involved in the housing industry his entire life, first owning a construction company in the 1980’s and for the last sixteen years, running Myers Container.  Jeff is a native Vermonter and a graduate of Winooski High School.  Currently Myers Containers has 32 trucks and over 40 employees.  Jeff is always helping Vermont become a better place by donating his time, resources and money to dozens of local charities.  Congratulations Jeff! Remodeler of the YearMark Groleau, Groleau Construction, Inc.25 South Main StreetBarre, VT 05641802 476-8481 Peregrine Design Build49 Commerce Street, Unit A1South Burlington, VT 05403802-383-1808 Residential Renovation – $251,000- $400,000 Sponsored by Curtis Lumber CompanyWinner Sponsored by Efficiency Vermont – Vermont Energy Star HomesWinner Jon Anderson of Burak, Anderson & Melloni74 East State StreetMontpelier, VT 05602802-862-0500 Sponsored by Best TileWinner Sponsored by People’s United BankWinnerResidential Renovation- under $100,000 Sponsored by Curtis Lumber CompanyWinner Sponsored by F. W. Webb CompanyWinner Peregrine Design/Build49 Commerce Avenue, Unit A1South Burlington, VT 05403802-383-1808 Most Innovative Design/Build Sponsored by Curtis Lumber CompanyWinner Residential Renovation – $101,000-$250,000 Collin Frisbie of Sterling Construction, Inc.4049 Williston Road, Suite 8South Burlington, VT 05403(802) 864-0600 r.k. MILES, Inc.PO Box 746, 88 Exchange StreetMiddlebury, VT 05753800-564-2721 Snyder Homes15 Brickyard RoadEssex Junction, VT 05452802-879-6726 Sponsored by Curtis Lumber Company Winner Luxury Home Cost over $1,000,000 – Honorable Mention Sponsored by Ward & BabbWinner Sponsored by Curtis Lumber CompanyWinner Roundtree Construction Inc.PO Box 99New Haven, VT 05472802-453-4044 Red House BuildingPO Box 296Burlington, VT 05401802-655-0009 Sponsored by Curtis Lumber CompanyWinner Sponsored by Lang McLaughry SperaWinner Kitchens & Interiors International Design3198 Shelburne RoadColchester, VT 05446802-985-8001 Otter Creek Awnings, Sunrooms & Custom Closets19 Echo PlaceWilliston, VT 05495802-864-3009 Sponsored by Curtis Lumber CompanyWinner Reiss Building & Renovation756 Buck Hill Road WestHinesburg, VT 05461802-482-3295 Environmental Excellence Award Sponsored by Rice Lumber CompanyWinner Residential Renovation Over $400,000 Luxury Home Cost $500,000 to $1,000,000 Aaron Flint Builders, Inc.379 Middlesex Notch Road Waterbury, VT 05676802-371-9433 Peregrine Design/Build49 Commerce Avenue, Unit A1South Burlington, VT 05403802-383-1808 Sponsored by Curtis Lumber CompanyWinner Associate of the YearJeff Myers, Myers Container Service Corp.2 East Street, PO Box 38Winooski, VT 05404802-655-4312 Single Family Home Over 3,000 Square Feet- Cost under $500,000 Commercial – Renovationcenter_img The Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Northern VT presented 2010 Better Homes Award Winners at a gala event October 19. More than 450 construction professionals attended the 8th annual event at the Sheraton Burlington.Below is a list of all the winners ( is external)): Better Homes Awards  The Remodeler of the Year Award is presented to a member who specializes in remodeling.  Past recipients have been active in the Remodelers Council, the Association as well as their community.  Mark has been a member of the Association since 1989 and has become extremely active over the last few years as the chairperson of the Central VT Council and is a member of the Remodelers Council.  Groleau Construction was founded by Mark’s father Marcel Groleau in 1959.  Mark took over management of the company in 1995 and he and his wife Christine purchased it in 2000.  Mark is very detail oriented and offers a high quality of service.  Congratulations to Mark Groleau for being named the 2010 Remodeler of the Year! Luxury Home Cost over $1,000,000 Best Associate Website Aaron Flint Builders, Inc.379 Middlesex Notch RoadWaterbury, VT 05676802-371-9433 Kitchens & Interiors International Design3198 Shelburne RoadColchester, VT 05446802-985-8001 Best Renovated Kitchen Sponsored by RE/MAX North ProfessionalsWinner Sponsored by Vermont Housing Finance AgencyWinner Single Family Home 2,001-3,000 Square Feet T. Wayne Kondor Builder of the Year Cedar Ledge Builders, Inc.PO Box 610South Hero, VT 05486802-372-6500 The McKernon Group, Inc.381 New RoadBrandon, VT 05733802-247-8500 Energy Efficiency Award Single Family Home Under 2,000 Square Feet W.E. Posey Design Build990 Bishop RoadShelburne, VT 05482802-985-8747 Montpelier Construction164 Plainfield Brook RoadBarre, VT 05641802-479-5882 The Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to the member who has give much of their life to the building community and has been a member for a number of years.  The past receipients have all been members held in high regard that have made an impact on the housing industry in Vermont.  This year we are proud to honor Bob Marcellino of Homestead Design, Inc. with our Lifetime Achievement Award.  Bob has been an active member of the Assocation since 1975.  Bob served the Asociation in many ways from committee and board of director member to serving as the Association President in 1980 and 1981.  In 2002, Homestead Design was honored with the Builder of the Year award.  Bob passed away on September 7, 2010.  Congratulations Bob Marcellino and Homestead Design for receiving the 2010 Lifetime Achievement Award! Sponsored by S.D. Ireland Concrete Construction Corp.Winner Most Innovative Marketing Piece Leach Construction of Vermont30 Bradley Bow RoadJericho, VT 05465802-434-5578 Sponsored by Sterling Construction, Inc.Winner Best Builder Website  Leach Construction of VT30 Bradley Bow RoadJericho, VT 05465802-434-5578 Sponsored by Curtis Lumber CompanyWinner Sponsored by r.k. MILES, Inc.Winner SWEENEY DESIGN BUILD372 Monarch RoadShelburne, VT 05482802-985-1070 Condominium Best Landscaping Landshapes Landscape Design & Installation88 Rogers LaneRichmond, VT 05477802-434-3500 The T. Wayne Kondor Builder of the Year Award, named after the late Wayne Kondor, was developed to highlight a builder member that is involved in the Association, as well as the community.  The past recipients have been members that have given a tremendous amount of time and energy to the Association as well as to their community.  Congratulations to Collin Frisbie of Sterling Construction for being named the 2010 Builder of the Year!  Collin Frisbie has show over the years his dedication to making Vermont what it is – a place that draws people to live, work and play.  Collin joined his father Bart Frisbie at Sterling Construction in 2005.  Sterling Construction began creating homes for Vermont over 20 years ago and during that time has helped countless Vermonters realize the American dream.  Collin has served on many committees and was the Association President in 2008. Best Feature Sponsored by Curtis Lumber CompanyWinner Red House BuildingPO Box 296Burlington, VT 05401802-655-0009 Best New Kitchen Bob Marcellino of Homestead Design, Inc.8 Carmichael Street, Suite 101Essex Jct., VT 05452802-878-3303 Best Bathroom – New/Renovated –          30 –last_img read more

IndiGo announces new appointments

first_imgIndiGo announced the appointment of Rahul Bhatia as its interim Chief Executive Officer and Gregory Taylor as Senior Advisor to the Company reporting directly to Bhatia. Bhatia will continue as the Director of the Company. The airline also announced the resignation of Aditya Ghosh from the post of President of IndiGo effective July 31, 2018, and as a Director of the Company with effect from April 26, 2018.In the coming months, the Board will consider the appointment of Greg as President and CEO of the Company, subject to receiving the necessary regulatory approvals and paperwork.Gregory Taylor has more than 40 years of experience in large, world-class airlines. During 2016 and 2017, Greg was the Executive Vice President of Revenue Management and Network Planning at IndiGo. Prior to that, he held various senior management roles at United Airlines and US Airways in the areas of Corporate Planning, Strategy, Network Planning, Fleet Planning, Finance, Cost Management and Airline Express Operations. Greg holds an MBA from the University of Chicago.Bhatia, welcoming Taylor, said, “We are delighted at Greg’s decision to rejoin the IndiGo team. His enormous and varied experience and understanding of the complexities of the airline industry will be invaluable to our future plans. At the same time, we thank Ghosh for all his hard work and contributions and for the successes that the Company has enjoyed.”Ghosh stated, “For the last ten years, it has been a relentless, exhilarating and a most satisfying task building IndiGo. I wish all my colleagues at IndiGo the very best as they move on to the next phase of growth.”last_img read more