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Industry Loses Denver Building Pioneer Vernon Purdy

Vernon James Purdy 06/26/1938 – 11/14/2021 Vernon Purdy, age 83, died peacefully at his home in Englewood, CO on November 14, 2021. Mr. Purdy was suffering from the effects of advanced Alzheimer’s disease when he passed. Vern was born June 26, 1938, in Canandaigua, New York. He was raised on the family farm and later…

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Rod Mickelberry to Retire from Cardel Homes After 30+ Years, Sara Dieringer Appointed Senior VP

NOVEMBER 19, 2021 – Denver, CO – Following an exemplary 30-year career with Cardel Homes, Rod Mickelberry, Regional President, Colorado, has announced his retirement effective December 31, 2021. Ryan Ockey, CEO of the Cardel Group of Companies, is pleased to announce the appointment of Sara Dieringer as Senior Vice President of the Colorado Home Division…

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Welcome Jeff McGovern and 2022 HBA Board of Directors

The HBA of Metro Denver’s incoming 2022 Board of Directors’ official term begins December 1, 2021.Ā  2022 President, Jeff McGovern, the Executive Committee and Board of Directors were installed during the 2021 Annual Meeting on October 28th. Jeff McGovern, Brookfield Residential, President Randy Carpenter, KB Home, President Elect David Lemnah, Lokal Homes, Treasurer Jason Brown,…

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Jeff McGovern Installed as 2022 Home Builders Association President

Thank you all. I am humbled and honored to accept this position. I want to spend my time with you talking about LEGACY. At every point of transition, there is an opportunity to reflect on this idea of LEGACY. There are three parts to this LEGACY: Legacy of the last year (2021). Angela Harris’ Legacy…

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2021 Annual Awards Recipients honored at HBA Annual Meeting

The Home Builders Association of Metro Denver held the 2021 Annual Meeting on Thursday, October 28, 2021 at the DU Cable Center. The ceremonies were emceed by HBA CEO Ted Leighty. It was a celebratory evening as Angela Harris, TRIO’s CEO & Principal and 2021 HBA Board President welcomed 2022 HBA President Jeff McGovern, Colorado…

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Congratulations to three top Denver builders honored with the prestigious 2021 HAP Award

Join us in congratulating 2021 HAP Award Winners! The Home Builders Association of Metro Denver’s Associate Members recognized three outstanding Denver area home builders at the HBA’s Annual gathering of Members meeting and presented them with the industry’s esteemed 2021 HAP Awards (Homebuilder and Associates in Partnership). Almost 300 HBA members attended the general membership…

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2021 HBA Board President Angela Harris’ State of the Industry & HBA Address

Angela Harris, HBA of Metro Denver’s 2021 Board President, shared her thoughts about the State of the Industry and HBA on October 28th, during the Homebuilders Association of Metro Denver’s Annual Meeting. Thank you, Angela for a exceptional and successful year of progress and innovation, with you at the HBA’s helm.

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2021 HAP Awards Finalists Announced, To Be Presented at Annual Membership Meeting October 28th

The HBA of Metro Denver will be presenting the HAP (Homebuilder and Associates in Partnership) Awards at the upcoming Annual Membership Meeting on October 28th. Thank you to all Associate Members who cast their ballots for their top builder partners. These awards were designed to encourage and honor the values of trust, communication, loyalty and…

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THRIVE HOME BUILDERS WINS DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY GRAND AWARD IN HOUSING INNOVATION

Energy-efficient building pioneer recognized for nine consecutive years (DENVER – Oct. 22, 2021) Denver-based Thrive Home Builders is now a 12-time Grand Award winner in the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Housing Innovation Awards. The award recognizes U.S. builders deemed experts in the field of high-performance, energy-efficient homebuilding and whose homes meet the rigorous technical…

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2021 CARE+MAME Awards Finalists Announced

One night. One industry. A celebration of the best of HBA. ON NOVEMBER 6TH, 2021 YOU’RE SURE TO BE SEEING STARS This year, we’re combining the CARE and MAME awards, bringing the best and brightest in Denver’s homebuilding market together on one night. By honoring both custom and remodeling industry leaders as well as marketing…

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