Awards & Recognition
Over the years, Truex Preferred Construction has received many honors and awards and much recognition.
2015 Remodeler of the Year
In 2015 Bill Truex, Owner of Truex Preferred Construction was awarded Remodeler of the Year by the Florida Home Builder Association. The Award recognizes a certified industry professional who exhibits best practices, expertise, and exceptional leadership qualities as a Florida Remodeler.
2014 Home Builder of the Year
In 2014 Truex Preferred Construction was honored to receive the prestigious award “2014 Home Builder of the Year” — The Best of Englewood Readers’ Choice Award.
2011 and 2012 Remodeler of the Year
Truex Preferred Construction was awarded “Remodeler of the Year 2012 and 2011” by the Englewood Sun Readers’ Choice.
2011 and 2008 “Excellence in Business” Award
In 2011 and also in 2008, Truex Preferred Construction was honored by receiving the “Excellence in Business Award” from the Englewood Cape Haze Area Chamber of Commerce. The community voted for their nominees. The criteria for this award was a business that demonstrated support of the goals of the Chamber, commitment to honorable business practices, innovative products, valuable services, company growth and strives to increase stability/ improvement to the community.
2010 “Paul Joyal Pinnacle Builder of The Year”
In 2010 Truex Preferred Construction was honored to receive three prestigious awards. The first award received was the “Paul Joyal Pinnacle Builder of The Year”.
“Bill Truex, an Englewood builder and up-and-coming leader of the Florida Home Builders Association, has been honored with the first Paul Joyal Pinnacle Award for doing a high percentage of business with association members. The honor is sponsored by the Associates/Trades Council was presented to Bill Truex at the recent FHBA Fall Leadership Conference by Joyal and Council Chair George Cooper of the Treasure Coast BA.”
2010 Builder of the Year
The second award received was “2010 Builder of the Year” voted by the Charlotte DeSoto Building Association. CDBIA (Charlotte DeSoto Building Association) is a non-profit organization consisting of a group of individuals and firms who care about their community. Association members come from all types of businesses-builders, large and small, architects, engineers, subcontractors, financial institutions, public utilities, manufacturers, suppliers, retail and wholesale firms, and marketing professionals. These firms and individuals are proud of the part they play in building the communities where they work and live.
2010 Remodeler of the Year
The third award received was “2010 Remodeler of the Year” by the Charlotte Sun Readers’ Choice. This award was voted by the Readers of the Charlotte Sun Newspapers.
2006 Fox TV Feature
Truex Preferred Construction is frequently featured in the business press. In November of 2006 the Sun Newspaper announced a 30 min. Fox TV program featuring our company. We were the only builder in our area selected based on their criteria to be most innovative, creative, quality driven and for positive interactions with our customers.
2006 Nova Award
In October 2006 Truex Preferred Construction was honored by receiving the “Nova Award” from the Englewood Cape Haze Area Chamber of Commerce. The criteria for the “Nova Award” are as follows:
- Commitment to honorable business practices
- Innovative products, valuable services, company growth
- Initiative / creativity enhancing their particular business / profession
- Show positive response to adversity
- Strives to increase stability, improvement of the community
- Demonstrates support of the goals of the chamber
- Member in good standing of the Englewood Cape Haze Area Chamber of Commerce
- Located in service area of Englewood Cape Haze Area Chamber of Commerce