Taylor – The Builders Receives General Contractors Honoree

Rochester Business Journal and The Daily Record selected local General Contractor, TAYLOR – The Builders, to receive the 2020 Excellence in Construction & Real Estate Award.

Established last year, Excellence in Construction & Real Estate awards celebrate the individuals and companies who are changing the landscape of the Rochester region through design, construction, project management, innovation and more. These individuals and organizations are creating jobs, building healthy spaces, helping families and companies achieve their dreams, and leading the way toward growth and prosperity for the community.

Honorees in the Construction category include architects, developers, general contractors, homebuilders, interior design/staging, project managers, subcontractors and rising star. Real Estate categories are commercial real estate agents and residential real estate agents.

“This year’s Excellence in Construction & Real Estate Awards shine a spotlight on those who are creating jobs, building healthy spaces and helping families and companies achieve their dreams,” said Suzanne Fischer-Huettner, group publisher of the Rochester Business Journal and The Daily Record. “It is a pleasure to shine the spotlight on individuals and companies that are moving Rochester forward.”

The winners will be honored Oct. 29 at a virtual celebration from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at https://rbj.net/events/construction-and-real-estate/. Each of the winners will be celebrated for their achievements through video storytelling. Guests will have the opportunity to participate in the program with their congratulations and cheers using social media platforms from their homes or offices. For tickets, visit https://rbj.net/events/construction-and-real-estate/. The event hashtag is #RBJevents.

Winners will be profiled in a magazine that will be inserted into the Oct. 30 issue of the Rochester Business Journal and The Daily Record and will be available online at rbj.net and nydailyrecord.com.

The Presenting Sponsors are Evans Bank and Phillips Lytle LLP.

For more information about sponsorships and tickets for the 2020 Excellence in Construction & Real Estate, visit rbj.net or call 585-363-7271.

About the Rochester Business Journal

For 33 years, the Rochester Business Journal has served as the leading source of business news and information in Rochester, N.Y. In addition to its website, rbj.net, and weekly print publication, the Rochester Business Journal publishes more than 25 special products a year including Book of Lists, Explore Greater Rochester, RBJ 75 and Schools Report Card. The Rochester Business Journal also honors leading Rochesterians through 11 annual awards events including Forty Under 40, Icon Honors, Women of Excellence and Reader Rankings. Its Digital Marketing Solutions helps customers with social media, search engine marketing and optimization, retargeting, email marketing and more. Rochester Business Journal is part of BridgeTower Media, one of the country’s leading business-to-business media companies with 44 print and digital publications in more than 20 U.S. markets.

About The Daily Record

The Daily Record has been providing essential legal news and information to Western New York for 112 years. With insightful articles and columns keeping the community apprised of the latest industry trends; local, state and federal decisions; judgments, foreclosures and public notice information; plus comprehensive listings of up-to-date business transactions for Monroe County, The Daily Record is your source for all things law, real estate and finance. The Daily Record is part of BridgeTower Media, one of the country’s leading business-to-business media companies with 44 print and digital publications in more than 20 U.S. markets.

About Taylor – The Builders

TAYLOR is a second-generation general contractor with over 30 years of experience in the design and construction of commercial, industrial, multifamily, and institutional buildings. Having successfully completed literally hundreds of projects throughout New York State and across the country, TAYLOR has the resources to deliver superior execution on all phases of every project from the ground up. For more information on our company, and a chance to exceed your future construction goals, please visit our new website at www.TaylorTheBuilders.com.

2020 Excellence in Construction & Real Estate Award Winners

Construction Companies

CJS Architects LLP

Gallina Development Corp.
PathStone Corp.
Rochester’s Cornerstone Group

General Contractors
Christa Construction LLC
DGA Builders LLC
Taylor, The Builders

Riedman Homes

Interior Design/Staging
Vargas Associates Inc.

Hewitt Young Electric LLC
O’Connell Electric Co.
Ruston Paving Co. Inc.

Construction – Individuals

General Contractors
Brian Kelly, Manning Squires Hennig Co. Inc.
Mike Seaman, Christa Construction LLC
Charles Yarrington, DGA Builders LLC

Interior Design/Staging
Corina Folts, SWBR

Project Manager
Tim Ehmann, O’Connell Electric Co.

Rising Stars
Brent Heywood, DGA Builders LLC
Joseph McNinch, SWBR
Hunter Nelson, Villager Construction Inc.

Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate Agents
Jake Rivera, Caliber Commercial Brokerage
Kurt Sertl, Gallina Development Corp.

Residential Real Estate Agents
Irene Bennett, Howard Hanna
Theresa Downham, Howard Hanna
Courtney Dudek, Courtney Dudek Homes
Trip Pierson, Mitchell Pierson Jr. Inc. Realtors
Mary Beth Place, RE/MAX Plus