Arkansas Construction Hall of Fame Announced
LITTLE ROCK, AR AGC Arkansas, in partnership with ACEC Arkansas, AIA and the ASPE, announces the inductees of the Arkansas Construction Hall of Fame. Forty-five individuals have been honored since its inception in 1999. Four more individuals will join the rankings of the industry's best: Tommy Bond of Bond Consulting Engineers, Bill Hannah of Nabholz Construction Services, Cloud Keyes of Alessi Keyes Construction, and Reese Rowland of Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects.
The Arkansas Construction Hall of Fame recognizes, honors, and celebrates the accomplishments of Arkansans who have dedicated their lives to the advancement of the built environment through their chosen fields of architecture, construction, and engineering. Inductees are selected from a nomination process which measures their professional contributions, personal character and involvement in other organizations or activities that further the well-being of the state of Arkansas and its communities. Inductees are nominated by the members of the previously mentioned associations and are selected by past recipients.
"To be inducted into the Arkansas Construction Hall of Fame is the highest honor one can receive within the construction industry. I congratulate each one of the 2018 recipients for the outstanding contributions you have made which qualified you to be selected for such a prestigious honor," said Charles Nabholz, Chairman Emeritus of Nabholz Construction Services, 2005 Hall of Fame Inductee and member of the voting committee.
Additional awards will be given during the ceremony to recognize those who have contributed to the built environment and those who will shape the future of our industry. Michael Tramel of the University of Arkansas - Little Rock will receive the Champion of Construction Award, and Patty Opitz, AIA, of Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects, and Lance Wright of Nabholz Construction Services will receive the Emerging Professional Awards.
The Hall of Fame reception, dinner and presentation ceremony will take place at the Chenal Country Club.