Premier Florida Construction Company Supports Pirate’s Cove Sailfish Classic Fishing Tournament
STUART, Fla. — Venture Construction Group of Florida (VCGFL) was a Silver Sponsor at the 35th Annual Pirate’s Cove Sailfish Classic held on Dec. 1-4 at Pirate’s Cove Resort and Marina in Stuart. Partial event proceeds benefit the Wounded Veterans Relief Fund (WVRF), a 501c3 nonprofit headquartered in North Palm Beach that provides emergency financial assistance to Florida’s disabled veterans. The four-day event kicked off with a welcome reception, followed by fishing on Dec. 2-4 from 8 a.m.- 3 p.m. The tournament closed on Dec. 4 with an awards ceremony featuring food, drinks live music and prizes.
“At Venture, we’re committed to giving back, and we’re proud to support our nation’s military veterans and get involved with our community fundraising events,” said Stephen Shanton, CEO and president of Venture Construction Group of Florida (VCGFL).
Founded in 2009, the Wounded Veterans Relief Fund supports military members transitioning to civilian life through assistance with housing, utilities and transportation, as well as activities and resources to support their ongoing success. In 2020, the fund was able to provide over $1 million in financial assistance to Florida veterans. To get involved, volunteer or donate, please visit https://wvrf.org/ or call 561-335-1200.
VCGFL is a Florida leader in construction, restoration, storm damage repairs, roofing, outdoor pool build, design and installation, contingency planning, property management programs and 24/7 emergency services. A major advocate for giving back, VCGFL sponsors numerous organizations throughout the year.
About Venture Construction Group of Florida
Founded in 1998, Venture Construction Group of Florida (VCGFL) is an award-winning leader in construction, restoration, renovations, roofing, pool and outdoor design, build and install, storm damage repairs, and 24/7 emergency services throughout Florida, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Bahamas and the Caribbean. Specializing in residential, industrial and commercial projects, VCGFL assists homeowners, property managers, condominium boards, homeowner associations, association boards, hotels, and business complexes with general contractor services, roofing, specialty construction, historical restoration, water and flood mitigation, and property repairs due to fire, flood, water, wind and hurricanes. With offices in Boca Raton, Ft. Myers, Naples, Panama City Beach, Orlando, Stuart, Tampa, San Juan, and Nassau, VCGFL is committed to operational excellence and exceptional customer service. VCGFL takes care of the details every step of the way including roofing, siding, windows, drywall, flooring, paint, gutters to rebuilding properties after major storm events from hurricanes, tornadoes, and hailstorms. VCGFL has earned leading industry awards including Roofing Contractor Magazine’s “Top 100”, Better Business Bureau (BBB) Southeast Florida and Caribbean 2021 Torch Award for Ethics Finalist, Gold Coast Builders Association (GCBA) Silver PRISM Award for Safety Team of the Year, GCBA Gold PRISM Award for Craftsmanship- Commercial Exterior, GCBA Silver PRISM Award for Craftsmanship- Commercial Exterior, Owens Corning Pinnacle Award for Safety, Roofing Alliance MVP Award, Coatings Pro Contractor Award, Pro Remodeler Forty Under 40 Award, Qualified Remodeler Top 500 Remodelers Award, Qualified Remodeler Master Design Award, Florida Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association S.T.A.R. Spotlight Trophy for the Advancement of Roofing Awards in Sustainability and Community Service. Shanton is a certified member of the WindStorm Insurance Network™ and is a WIND Certified Umpire®, WIND Certified Appraiser®, and WIND Certified Fellow®. VCGFL carries advanced accreditations and is an exclusive certified National Storm Damage Center Preferred Contractor and Certified Member of the United Association of Storm Restoration Contractors. VCGFL is a proud member of Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS) Industry Members Association (EIMA); Florida Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association (FRSA); Gold Coast Builders Association (GCBA); Insurance Appraisal and Umpire Association (IAUA); National Association of Environmentally Responsible Mold Contractors (NAERMC); National Association of Home Builders (NAHB); National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA); NRCA Qualified Trainer; Property Liability and Resource Bureau (PLRB); Restoration Industry Association (RIA). VCGFL is a registered U.S. Federal Government Contractor and holds leading manufacturer certifications including Owens Corning Platinum Preferred Contractor, Mule-Hide Legacy Contractor, Certified CertainTeed Contractor, and Duro-Last Certified Contractor status. VCGFL credentials have been vetted and screened through independent third-party Global Risk Management Solutions. For more information, call 866-459-8351 or visit us online at www.VCGFL.com.
About Wounded Veterans Relief Fund
Wounded Veterans Relief Fund provides emergency financial assistance and professional services to qualified, disabled Florida veterans in order to save lives and keep families together. We ease the financial burdens for Florida service disabled veterans, helping them transition back home in a productive, meaningful way. VA social workers refer eligible, disabled, veterans that are in financial distress to our organization; we aim to pay their bills within 48 hours. These bills may be rent, mortgage, utilities, auto loans, insurance, auto repairs, home repairs, and many other emergency needs. We serve all of Florida. Learn more, donate or get involved at www.wvrf.org.
About Pirate’s Cove Sailfish Classic
Join the party at the Pirate’s Cove Sailfish Classic at Pirate’s Cove Resort & Marina in Port Salerno, Florida. After a day of competition, enjoy Stuart’s best waterfront tiki bar with live music, cold beer, amazing seafood, all hosted by our amazing sponsors. All events are only seconds away from the docks. For more information, visit www.PiratesCoveSailfishClassic.com.
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