Barton Malow Announces Builder + Leader Awards
SOUTHFIELD, MI For the 10th consecutive year, Barton Malow Company honored individuals through the Builder + Leader Awards program. With the introduction of the Ben Maibach III Impact Award in 2014 and the Craftsman Award in 2015, the awards program is unique in that coworkers' peers nominate the recipients. This year, Barton Malow had a record 48 nominees with many individuals receiving multiple nominations.
Ling Sperl, General Superintendent, Carl O. Barton Builder Award.
The Carl O. Barton Builder Award honors individuals that have jobsite responsibility and display excellence in completing projects on time, within budget and with minimal issues. They maintained satisfied customers, had excellent builder acumen, maximized profitability, and supported diversity. They also displayed strengths in safety, teamwork, quality, planning, organization, and mentoring.
Joe Blanchette, Senior Project Manager, Ben Maibach Jr. Leadership AwardThe Ben Maibach Jr. Leadership Award honors an individual who displayed excellence in behaving with integrity, demonstrated compassion, had community involvement, and supported diversity. They also showed the ability to inspire and motivate others and mentor and help develop peers.
Steve Herckner, Project Manager, Ben Maibach III Impact Award
The Ben Maibach III Impact Award honors an individual who displays excellence in influencing lives by making a significant, positive impact on a personal or professional life. Improving work by significantly improved work activity, work environment, and client relationships with positive energy, innovative thinking, and collaboration. They also demonstrated a passion for strengthening their communities, protecting the environment, or other ways to make a meaningful social impact.
Don Binkowski, Cement Mason Superintendent, Craftsman Award
The newly developed Craftsman Award honors a Barton Malow Journeyman, Foreman, or General Superintendent who demonstrates superior technical performance and displays excellence in delivering quality workmanship, following safe work practices, and by demonstrating a passion for the trade. They also willingly share knowledge and encourages the development of others, is respected and trusted by the team, and supports and mentors aspiring apprentices.