What to Expect ▼

The annual Awards of Distinction & President’s Ball Gala provides an opportunity to showcase the outstanding work of GDHBA members and celebrate local achievement in the Guelph community.

This celebratory evening of dinner and music is the perfect opportunity to mingle with industry-leading professionals in the community and learn more about the latest, cutting-edge projects.

2020 Award Winners ▼

Best Ad Campaign
The Tricar Group – Gordon Square
Sponsored by: RBC Royal Bank

Best Use of Website or Social Media
Gemini Homebuilders – Swan Creek Estates
Sponsored by: Reid’s Heritage Homes

Best Logo (Company or Project)
The Tricar Group – Gordon Square
Sponsored by: Miller Thomson LLP

Best Sales Brochure (Company or Project)
The Tricar Group – Gordon Square
Sponsored by: Enbridge

Most Outstanding Attached Mid-High Rise Home
Starlight Investments – Paisley Square
Sponsored by: Centre Staged

Most Outstanding Attached Multi-Unit Home
Gemini Homebuilders – Biltmore Factory Towns
Sponsored by: GM Blue Plan Engineering

Most Outstanding Production Home Design (under 40′ lot)
Wrighthaven Homes – The Nithvale
Sponsored by: GSP Group

Most Outstanding Production Home Design (over 40′ lot)
Reid’s Heritage Homes – Woodlands Preserve Black Ash
Sponsored by: Van Harten Surveying Inc. 

Most Outstanding Custom Home Design
Worton Homes Ltd. – Young House
Sponsored by: MHBC Planning Ltd.

Most Outstanding Estate Home Design
Gemini Homebuilders – Swan Creek Estates
Sponsored by: Rogers

Most Outstanding Home Renovation
Worton Homes Ltd. – Fieldview
Sponsored by: Reliance Home Comfort

Best New Home Sales Office or Design/Decor Centre
Gemini Homebuilders – Biltmore Factory Towns
Sponsored by: Worton Homes Ltd.

Most Outstanding New or Renovated Home Kitchen
Rammik Construction Inc. – Forestell Kitchen
Sponsored by: Miller Thomson LLP

Best Interior Decorating Model Home/Suite
Gemini Homebuilders – The Grand, Swan Creek Estates
Sponsored by: Stantec Consulting Ltd.

Trade Partner of the Year
Sarmazian Bros. Ltd.
Sponsored by: Worton Homes Ltd.

Rooftopper of the Year
Tom McLaughlin, Thomasfield Homes

Past President’s Award
Kevin Brousseau, Stantec Consulting Ltd.

Lifetime Achievement Award
James Keating, James Keating Construction

Green Builder of the Year
Terra View Custom Homes
Sponsored by: Reliance Home Comfort

Project of the Year
Gemini Homebuilders – Swan Creek Estates
Sponsored by: Enbridge

Builder/Renovator of the Year
Worton Homes Ltd.
Sponsored by: Rogers

30 Year Membership Milestone
Ceramic Decor Centre
Sponsored by: Stantec Consulting Ltd.

25 Year Membership Milestone
Guelph Mercury Tribune

20 Year Membership Milestone
Finoro Homes Ltd.

15 Year Membership Milestone
RLB LLP

10 Year Membership Milestone
Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph

10 Year Membership Milestone
Orchard Design Studio Inc.

2019 Award Winners ▼

Rooftopper Award – Rob Dewar
Sponsored by: Intrigue Canada

Presidential Award of Merit – John Sloot
Sponsored by: Stantec Consulting Ltd.

Most Active New Member Award – Stacy Cooper
Sponsored by: GSP Group

Most Engaged Member Award – Sarmazian Bros. Ltd.
Sponsored by: RBC Royal Bank

Leadership in Environmental Excellence Award – Stantec Consulting Ltd.
Sponsored by: City of Guelph

Outstanding Community Involvement Award – Rob Dewar
Sponsored by: Van Harten Surveying Inc.

Handshake Award – Car Wal Garage Doors (not present)
Sponsored by: Reid’s Heritage Homes

Outstanding Customer Service Award – Rob Dewar
Sponsored by: Union Gas

Safety Stewardship Award – Thomasfield Homes
Sponsored by: Reliance Home Comfort

New Home Salesperson of the Year Award – Debbie O’Krafka, Reid’s Heritage Homes
Sponsored by: GM Blue Plan Engineering

Builder/Renovator Member of the Year Award – Thomasfield Homes
Sponsored by: Rogers

10 Year Membership Milestone – Royal LePage Royal City Realty
Sponsored by: Miller Thomson LLP

20 Year Membership Milestones – Winmar, Pollard Windows & GSP Group

25 Year Membership Milestone – TD Commercial Banking

30 Year Membership Milestone – Reid’s Heritage Homes

35 Year Membership Milestone – Rona

40 Year Membership Milestone – Thomasfield Homes

2018 Award Winners ▼

Timberworx group photo

Best Ad Campaign – Timberworx Custom Homes

Timberworx group photo

Most Outstanding New or Renovated Home Bathroom – Timberworx Custom Homes

Reids Heritage home group photo

Builder of the Year – Reid’s Heritage Homes

Estate Custom Timberworx group photo

Most Outstanding Home Design (Estate or Custom) – Timberworx Custom Homes

Rob Dewar photo

Executive Officer’s Award – Rob Dewar

Timberwork group photo

Green Builder of the Year – Timberworx Custom Homes

Timberworx group photo

Best Interior Decorating Model Home/Suite – Timberworx Custom Homes

Timberworx group photo

Most Outstanding New or Renovated Home Kitchen – Timberworx Custom Homes

Reids Home group photo

Best Logo – Reid’s Heritage Homes

Milestones group photo

Member Milestones

The Tricar Group photo

Most Outstanding Attached Multi-Unit and Mid-High Rise Home – The Tricar Group

President Shawn Marsh

Past President Award – Shawn Marsh

40 Reids Heritage group photo

Most Outstanding Production Home Design (over 40’ lot) – Reid’s Heritage Homes

Terra view 40 group

Most Outstanding Production Home Design (under 40’ lot) – Terra View Homes

Timbeworx group photo

Project of the Year – Timberworx Custom Homes

Rob Dewar

Rooftopper Award – Rob Dewar

Sales brochure fusion photo

Best Sales Brochure – Fusion Homes

Sales office timberworx

Best New Home Sales Office – Timberworx Custom Homes

Blue Plan photo

Service Partner of the Year – GM Blue Plan Engineering

Hy Mark group photo

Trade Partner of the Year – Hy-Mark Mechanical Ltd.

Reids heritage group photo

Best Use of Website or Social Media – Reid’s Heritage Homes