SOS Builders Receive “Contractor of the Year”, 10 Companies Honored with Golden Hammer Awards



Eleven Response Team one companies received prestigious recognition at the recent 2016 Contractor Connection Conference & Expo in Las Vegas.

Response Team 1 is the second largest residential and commercial property restoration and renovation company in the nation, serving the continental US from 49 strategic locations. Contractor Connection is the largest fully independent network of managed contractor repair for insurance companies and consumers.

SOS Builders of Phoenix was recognised as being the top company in the South-west District and won a distinguished “Contractor of the Year” award in the general contractor category. This honor is selection by region from all of the Golden Hammer award winners.

Ten Response Team 1 companies received a distinguished 2016 Crawford Connection Golden Hammer-Excellence in Achievement Award for being ranked in the top 200 of more than 4000 contractors in the US and in Canada. This is a special recognition award based on performance criteria and overall quality of service and professionalism. The Response Team 1 companies honored at this event were:
•         Cary Reconstruction Company – Charlotte
•         Cary Reconstruction Company – Fayetteville, N.C.
•         Cary Reconstruction Company – Greensboro, N.C.
•         Cary Reconstruction Company – Greenville, S.C.
•         Cary Reconstruction Company – Norfolk, Va.
•         Empire Construction & Technologies – Irvine, Calif.
•         Emergency Restoration Experts – Phoenix
•         Poole’s Reconstruction Company – Charlotte
•         SOS Builders – Phoenix
•         Universal Restoration Services – Lawrenceville, Ga.

Empire Construction & Technologies of San Marcos, California was awarded an “Outstanding Member of Service Award” in addition to the Contractor Connection awards. This was given by insurance company USAA in recognition of excellence in customer service. Selection criteria included customer satisfaction, high work volume, adherence to deadlines and excellence in both workmanship and estimating.

John Goense, Chairman and CEO of Response Team 1 said “These awards from Contractor Connection and USAA are a direct reflection of our ongoing mission to provide optimal customer service and meet and exceed customer expectations. We could not have achieved this recognition without the hard work and commitment of our employees throughout the country. We are proud of our partnerships with both Contractor Connection and USAA and this prestigious awards program that honors industry excellence.”

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