Industry Awards


Recognizing Excellence in New-Home Construction, Renovation and Design in Metro Vancouver, click here for details to and how to enter.


Every year, HAVAN presents its Leadership Awards (formerly the Association Awards of Excellence) to honour members for their service to the association and the homebuilding industry, as nominated by their peers.

Congratulations to the recipients of 2020.

Chair’s Award of Honour
Doug Langford, JDL Homes Vancouver, Vancouver

Builder Member of the Year
Caliber Projects Ltd., Langley

Corporate Member of the Year
Trail Appliances Ltd., Richmond

Marketing Award
Red Five Creative, Burnaby

Technical Excellence Award
Shaun St-Amour, 475 High Performance Building Supply, Vancouver

RenoMark ™ Renovator Member of the Year
Sasen Homes, Burnaby

Supplier Member of the Year
Quad-Lock® Building Systems / Airfoam Industries Ltd., Surrey

Sub-Contractor Member of the Year
Lower Coast Building Group, North Vancouver

HAVAN HERO of the Year
Centra® Windows Exteriors Restorations, Langley

Gary Santini Education & Training Award
Anton Van Dyk, Centra® Windows Exteriors Restorations, Langley

Volunteer Of The Year Award 
Reza Kamrani, Federated Insurance, Burnaby

Peter Simpson Award
Lloyd Hughes, Park Ridge Homes Inc., Surrey

Best Use of HAVAN Logo Award
Penfolds Roofing Inc., Coquitlam

Rooftopper Awards (most member referrals)

Builder Member: Troy Abromaitis, Bucci Developments Ltd., Vancouver
Renovator Member: Cheri Stefanucci, Abstract Homes & Renovations Inc., Vancouver
Supplier Member: Reza Kamrani, Federated Insurance, Burnaby
Corporate Member: Dick’s Lumber & Building Supplies Ltd., Burnaby


Handshake Award (Conducting business with most members)
Builder first place: Caliber Projects Ltd., Langley (doing business with 82 member companies)
Renovator first place: My House Design/Build Team Ltd., Surrey (doing business with 96 members)
Supplier first place: Dick’s Lumber & Building Supplies Ltd., Burnaby (doing business with 381 member companies)
Builder second place: Abstract Homes & Renovations Inc., Vancouver (doing business with 46 members)
Renovator second place: TQ Construction Ltd., Burnaby (doing business with 78 members)
Supplier second place: Sarah Gallop Design Inc., Delta (doing business with 174 members)
Random draw winner: Baseline Processing Inc., Vancouver (doing business with 33 members)


Previous Hall of Fame Inductees

Norm Couttie
Ralph Belisle
Richard Kadulski

Portrait Homes
Mark Gauvin, Gauvin 2000 Construction Ltd., Coquitlam

Gary Friend
Peter Simpson
Milan Ilich
Chuck Marr
George Pinch
Cec Ballard
Bob Rasmus
Lloyd Hughes
Ron Jenish
Ken Farrish
Leigh Grelish
Harald Koehn
Steve Kurrein
Bill Parneta
Michael Audain
David Hill
Neil Ziola
Larry Bourne
Dave Deighton
Denny Pearce
Bill Strain
George Thew
Doug McLean
Gary Santini
Ken Sawatsky
Albert Koehli

CHBA-BC Provincial Georgie Awards

The Georgie Awards salute the outstanding professionals of the BC homebuilding, design and renovation industries. Entries are judged by an impartial panel of industry experts from across Canada and the United States. For more information visit the Georgie Awards website.

CHBA National Awards for Housing Excellence

The National Awards for Housing Excellence pay special tribute to the achievements of new home builders, home renovators, developers and new home sales and marketing professionals from across the country. The competition is open to member builders, renovators, and land developer members. For more information visit the CHBA National Awards for Housing Excellence website.