Association spotlight
Nearly 300 attended the eighteenth annual LightHouse Awards gala to learn who judges selected as the Lowcountry’s most talented builders. The awards gala, which is presented by the Hilton Head Area Home Builders Association with the support of title Sponsor BB&T Home Mortgage.
Building Industry Association of Central South Carolina (BIA) presents donation to Gateway to the Army in support of Centennial Park at Fort Jackson. In attendance at the planning session for the construction of the Pavilions at Centennial Park were BIA Members John Covert, Covert Homes; Mike Cancilla, Essex Homes; Michael Nieri and Mike Satterfield, Great Southern Homes; Mark Hood, Hood Construction; Chris Condon and Ronnie Edenfield, Mungo Homes and Earl McLeod, BIA Executive Director. The five BIA Members have committed to build five of the six pavilions at Centennial Park in celebration of the 100th Anniversary of Fort Jackson, an estimated in-kind contribution of over $125,000. John Covert is coordinating the donations and construction of six pavilions at the park on behalf of the Building Industry Charitable Foundation, a South Carolina nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization affiliated with the Building Industry Association of Central South Carolina. One more builder is needed for the sixth pavilion. For more information on sponsorship opportunities call John Covert (803) 309-2577 or the BIA office (803) 256-6238
Kelly McGinn, McGinn Construction, was named the 2017 Lakelands HBA Builder of the Year and Larry Brock, Snead Builders Supply Co., was the 2017 Lakelands HBA Associate of the year. Congratulations!