Home Builders Association Of Greater Chattanooga Honors Habitat As 2013 Builder Of The Year

Thursday, January 30, 2014
Dennis Neal, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga’s director of Construction and Land Development, accepts the 2013 Builder of the Year Award from Teresa Groves, executive officer of the Home Builders Association of Greater Chattanooga
Dennis Neal, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga’s director of Construction and Land Development, accepts the 2013 Builder of the Year Award from Teresa Groves, executive officer of the Home Builders Association of Greater Chattanooga
The Home Builders Association of Greater Chattanooga presented the 2013 Builder of the Year award to Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga Area during their recent annual meeting. The award recognizes a builder who exemplifies the organization’s mission of promoting quality building practices in the Chattanooga area and it is the most premiere honor awarded to dedicated and respected members of the home building community.
“When we reviewed the criteria for the 2013 Builder of the Year award,” said Teresa Groves, executive officer of the Home Builders Association of Greater Chattanooga, “we really couldn’t imagine an organization who is more deserving of this honor than Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga Area.
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The Home Builders Association is a non-profit organization that was formed in 1953.  The Association promotes and protects the home building industry in the Greater Chattanooga area.
  

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