"I am extremely proud of the work our entire team puts forth on a daily basis," says Paul John, President/CEO. "Awards like these are not won by one person - it was definitely a group effort."
(PRWEB) November 02, 2014
MIFFLINBURG, PA: In a ceremony that took place at the Building Systems Council annual Fall Showcase conference and trade show in Washington, DC, Ritz-Craft Custom Homes received seven accolades as part of the 2015 Jerry Rouleau Awards for Excellence in Marketing and Home Design. Presented annually by the Building Systems Council (BSC) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), the Jerry Rouleau Awards for Excellence are judged by an independent panel of industry experts and are seen as the pinnacle of achievement within the modular home building industry.
Ritz-Craft was honored with the following awards for excellence in home design:
- Winner: Under 2,000 square feet – Lauriston Corner Urban Infill Project
- Winner: 2,001 – 3,000 square feet - Killington Cabin
- Winner: Best model/merchandising center – The Shelton Creek
- Home of Distinction: 3,001 – 4,000 square feet – South Haven Two Story
In addition to excellence in home design, Ritz-Craft also garnered several awards for excellence in marketing:
- Winner: Builder/Dealer Marketing Materials – The Ritz-Craft iPad app
- Winner: Presentation of Home Plans – The Ritz-Craft Coastal Lifestyle Collection
- Entry of Distinction: Social Media
“It is great to honor the modular home manufacturers who have strived to be the best in our industry,” said Donna Peak, Executive Director of the Building Systems Councils. “It is apparent through the volume of awards Ritz-Craft has received this year that they are a company constantly working to improve and innovate. Ritz-Craft’s success makes the building system industry better and more competitive.”
When asked about these recent awards, Paul John, President/CEO and co-owner of Ritz-Craft replied: “Awards like these are not won by one person – it was definitely a group effort. I am extremely proud of the work our entire team puts forth on a daily basis towards creating new and exciting marketing tools and competitive home designs. We appreciate the National Association of Home Builders and the Building Systems Council for this recognition of our efforts, as well as the members of our builder network who have made these awards possible.”
ABOUT RITZ-CRAFT: Ritz-Craft is a privately held, vertically integrated company headquartered in Mifflinburg, PA. With its roots in residential home building dating back to 1954, Ritz-Craft Custom Homes has risen to be an industry leader in the system-built housing industry. The company has additional production facilities in Michigan and North Carolina. For more information about Ritz-Craft homes visit http://www.ritz-craft.com or call 800-326-9836.
ABOUT THE BSC: The Building Systems Councils of the National Association of Home Builders is made up of manufacturer, builder, and associate members who advocate building with concrete, log, modular, or panelized systems. Systems-built homes are constructed to the same code standards and reflect the same, and often enhanced, quality levels as any site-built construction. The advantage of systems-building is it’s done in a fraction of the time, with a fraction of the waste, which can significantly reduce costs. Many systems-built homes also are inherently environmentally friendly adding a “green” label to the finished home.
ABOUT NAHB: ABOUT NAHB: The National Association of Home Builders is a Washington-based trade association representing more than 140,000 members involved in home building, remodeling, multifamily construction, property management, subcontracting, design, housing finance, building product manufacturing and other aspects of residential and light commercial construction. NAHB is affiliated with 800 state and local home builders associations around the country. NAHB's builder members will construct about 80 percent of the new housing units projected for this year.