Homes by Dickerson was honored to host the 2013 Home Innovation Green Partner’s of Excellence Event in Carrie’s Reach, our newest community in North Raleigh. Five (5) Triangle Organizations- Homes By Dickerson, Southern Energy Management, Habitat for Humanity of Durham, Habitat for Humanity of Wake County and Green Home Builders of the Triangle were all recognized for the leadership, innovation and excellence in green building of high performance homes. 45 organizations across the country were recognized by Home Innovation as Partners of Excellence, so it was exciting to have 5 right here in the Triangle.
Jon Showalter, former chair of the Green Home Builders of the Triangle and current Operations Director for Homes by Dickerson, welcomed everyone and gave a brief history of how green building and professional third-party certifications have evolved and become so important in substantiating everything going into the homes. Tim Minton, from the Wake Home Builders Association greeted everyone and spoke to the accomplishments in the room as well as the importance to continue to be leaders by striving to build better homes. Michelle Desiderio, VP of Innovation Services spoke to the group and presented the awards. Everyone enjoyed lunch, networking and then concluded with a home tour of some of Homes by Dickerson’s homes at various stages of construction highlighting high performance green features in the homes. Congrats to all the recipients – let us all continue to strive to build better homes.
For more details on the award and to read the press release, click here.
Enjoy some pictures from the event: