Company Kudos, June 2016
A month of achievements in Alabama business
The Alabama Multifamily Loan Consortium is celebrating its 20th anniversary. The AMLC helps facilitate development and preservation of affordable housing for low- and moderate-income persons. Pictured are (left to right) Robert Strickland of the Alabama Housing Finance Authority, Bill Tilly of AMLC, Claude Edwards of Bryant Bank and Scott Latham of the Alabama Bankers Association Inc.
Adams and Reese earned a spot on BTI Consulting Group’s Innovative Movers and Shakers ranking as part of BTI Brand Elite 2016.
The Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association Supplier of the Year award was presented to TS Tech Alabama in Boaz.
The Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards were presented by the Home Builders Association of Alabama in April. Taking Best in Show was Lovette Construction. Lovette also took the Additions Over $250,000, Basement Remodel and Historic Preservation awards. Other winners were: Willow Homes for Whole House Remodel Under $250,000 and for Whole House Remodel $250,000-$500,000; Drake Homes for Whole House Remodel Over $500,000; Kitchen & Bath Dimensions for Kitchen Remodel Under $40,000, Kitchen Remodel $40,000-$80,000, Commercial Renovation, Bath Remodel $20,000-$50,000 and Residential Specialty Project; Case Design/Remodeling for Kitchen Remodel Over $80,000; Tony Griffin Construction Inc. for Bath Remodel Under $20,000; Precision Homecrafters LLC for Bath Remodel Over $50,000; Steve Steele Custom Homes Inc. for Additions Under $100,000; Oak Alley for Additions Over $250,000; Ray Kennamer Construction Inc. for Exterior Remodel; The Letlow Co. LLC for Outdoor Living, and Walker Construction Co. Inc. for Space Renovation.
American Cast Iron Pipe Co.’s Ductile Iron Pipe Division received the 2015 International Service Excellence Award administered by the Customer Service Institute of America.
Baldwin EMC was recognized for its grid modernization efforts with the award for Best Devices, Data & Analytics Project at CS Week. The utility deployed the Landis+Gyr’s Gridstream AMI solution for advanced metering and load management.
Doster Construction was ranked no. 17 on the National Multifamily Housing Council’s 2016 NMHC 50 in the general contractors category. It was the only Alabama firm to be recognized in the top 25 list.
Homewood Suites by Hilton Mobile East Bay/Daphne was once again recognized as the brand’s top performing hotel for 2015. It is the fourth time the hotel has won the Connie Award, the brand’s Hotel of the Year award.
The Marriott Shoals Hotel & Spa has been named the 2015 Marriott Hotel of the Year for the Eastern Region of the U.S. and a finalist for the Hotel of the Year for Marriott International.
Project Design Group Inc., of Mobile, has been recognized by the Partners for Environmental Progress with an Environmental Stewardship Award.
Regions Bank has won a 2016 Gallup Consulting Great Workplace Award for a second consecutive year. It was one of 35 companies worldwide to be recognized.
White-Spunner Realty Inc., of Mobile, recently earned the 2015 Power Broker Award from CoStar Group, an independent research firm.