Leading construction company supports award event recognizing outstanding community partners

STUART, Fla. —Venture Construction Group of Florida (VCGFL) was a proud Gold Sponsor at Stuart/Martin County Chamber of Commerce Annual Installation and Awards Dinner on Sept. 28. The event was held at the Mariner Sands Country Club at 6500 E. Mariner Sands Drive in Stuart. The black tie gala started at 6 p.m. and included an award ceremony, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, gourmet dinner, music, dancing, and casino fun. Tickets were $125/ per person. Chamber president and CEO Joe Catrambone and Chairman Rob Gluckman emceed the events of the evening. The Honorable Judge Darren Steele installed the 2018/19 Board. Gluckman presented the 2018/2019 Board.

“We always love supporting the chamber and the people and businesses that make our community great! The great work they do in the community is so needed. In 2017, I joined as a trustee and it has been fantastic to witness the progress the community is making. With one of our offices headquartered in Stuart and a recent expansion, my company is committed to economic progress and continued job growth,” says Stephen Shanton, CEO and president of Venture Construction Group of Florida.

Leading the curve in construction, VCGFL opened an additional office in Stuart last year and implemented advanced state-of-the-art technology in their statewide operations. The Stuart office contains a Video Wall consisting of nine high-definition televisions that livestream jobsites throughout the state, utilizing highly advanced cameras and apps. Due to increasing demand, VCGFL plans on expanding even further.

The Chamber gala included numerous prestigious award presentations. Gluckman presented The Chairman’s Award to Elliot Paul, Elliot Paul & Company and The Business Advocate Award to City Commissioner Troy McDonald. The Ambassador of the Year Award was presented to Tom Munhollen, ELB Consulting, Inc. Catrambone presented The President’s Awards to Kelly Johnson, R.V. Johnson Insurance and Jeanna Shanahan, R.V. Johnson Insurance. Catrambone and the 2018/19 Chairman Will Carson presented The Past Chairman’s Award to Gluckman for his outstanding service.

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, storm damage repairs, and 24/7 emergency services throughout Florida, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Bahamas and the Caribbean. Specializing in industrial/ commercial projects, VCGFL assists property managers, condominium boards, homeowner associations, association boards, hotels and business complexes with general contractor services, specialty construction, historical restoration, water and flood mitigation, and property repairs due to fire, flood, water, wind and hurricanes. VCGFL holds leading industry awards including the Coatings Pro Contractor AwardPro Remodeler Forty Under 40 AwardQualified Remodeler Top 500 Remodelers AwardQualified Remodeler Master Design AwardFlorida Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association S.T.A.R. Spotlight Trophy for the Advancement of Roofing Awards in Sustainability and Community Service. CEO Stephen Shanton is a proud member of the prestigious Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). Entrepreneur Magazine hails “YEC Consists of Some of the Most Well-Respected Minds in Entrepreneurship.” 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 carries the industry’s leading accreditations and is an exclusive certified National Storm Damage Center Preferred Contractor, Windstorm Insurance Network WIND Certified Umpire®, WIND Certified Appraiser®, WIND Certified Fellow®, Certified Member of the United Association of Storm Restoration Contractors, Platinum Preferred Certified Contractor with the National Insurance Restoration Council. VCGFL is a proud member of Insurance Appraisal and Umpire Association (IAUA), Restoration Industry Association (RIA), Property Liability and Resource Bureau (PLRB), Florida Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association (FRSA), Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS) Industry Members Association (EIMA), National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). VCGFL is a registered U.S. Federal Government Contractor and holds leading 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 Stuart/Martin County Chamber of Commerce
The Stuart/Martin County Chamber of Commerce is the voice of business in the community. For more information about the Chamber and how your business can be a part of the Chamber, contact info@stuartmartinchamber.org or call (772) 287-1088.

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