The SAM Awards were held again this year in Calgary with many proud companies walking away with an award. This year, Morrison Homes once again won the prestigious Builder of the Year award. It's the 11th year that this company has walked away with the crown of glory.
Morrison Homes was awarded the status of Builder of the Year for 10 years in a row from 2001 to 2010. In 2011, Jayman MasterBUILT won the award while the winner last year was Calbridge Homes.
These sales and marketing awards are presented by the Calgary Region - Canadian Home Builders' Association. They recognize excellence and innovation in the residential sector of the construction industry across the Calgary area.
It's a competitive industry and these types of awards keep companies striving to do their very best. Winners receive bragging rights and recognition from other people and businesses in the industry and from the community at large. There were a total of 57 awards presented and there were 5 top awards handed out called the Grand SAM Awards. The following companies received these top honours:
- Builder of Merit - Empire Custom Homes
- Multifamily Builder of the Year - Jayman Group of Companies
- Renovator of the Year - Albi Renova Ltd.
- Partner of the Year - PHI Systems
This is the 27th of year that this competition has been held. The Gala took place this year at the Telus Convention Center on Saturday, March 29 and there were more than 1,600 people at the event. The number of submissions this year rose to 776, which was a record number.
For a full list of winners please visit the chbacalgary.com website. Congratulations to all the winners and good luck to all of the hard working companies for next year’s awards!