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December 2015

The 2016 Parade of Homes is Coming!

The 2016 Parade will run from, March 12th through March 20th, 2016. Judging will be held March 11th and the Awards Banquet April 1, 2016. The Encore Open House will be held Sunday, April 3rd.

The Parade Advertising Plan of Action is bigger and better than ever with distribution of over 110,000 glossy covered full color Guidebooks in Volusia and Flagler counties, via The Daytona Beach News Journal, as well as other magazines, radio and multiple web sites. Linking the newspaper’s sites to our Parade website and your own will give instant information to prospective customers over a four month period spanning January – April, 2016. Advertising includes daily ads featuring rotating entries & a Parade winners’ ad on Sunday April 3, 2016. You will be reaching out and effectively touching thousands of consumers.

Remodeling projects are welcome entries as well, with public touring optional. If you currently do not have a model home, you may also submit a Virtual or Showroom Entry. Please call the VBIA, 386-226-1414, for details.

Entry Packet >>

International Builders Show

VBIA Officers of 2016

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2015 Holiday Open House

VBIA Donated $6,000 to Food Brings Hope

VBIA Texas Hold’Em Co-Chairman Ronnie Bledsoe gave Forough Hosseini, founder of Food Brings Hope a check for $6,000 from our annual Poker tournament.

New fast-track certificate program at Daytona State!

Building Trades and Construction

Train for one of the fastest growing fields in Florida

VBIA toys being delivered by Santa Ryan Kelly

VBIA members each bring a new toy to the Holiday party to donate to needy students. Santa Ryan Kelly of Sherwin Williams delivered the toys to New Smyrna Beach Middle School.

Dale Roberts Inducted Into VBIA Housing Hall of Fame

"It truly is an honor and a privilege to serve on the board and volunteer for such a great organization. I understand how important it is to give back to an industry that provides so much for me and my family.

I have made countless friends and business connections in every corner of the state because of my involvement in the Home Building Industry."

- Dale Roberts

2015 VBIA Builder of the Year- Jake Hickson of Hickson Construction

Being awarded by 2014 VBIA Associate of the Year: Richard VonBrocken

2015 Associate Member of the Year: Shelley Stewart of Southern Title

2014 Builder of the Year Bob Fitzsimmons awarding @ VBIA Holiday Party December 4, 2015

President: Jake Hickson

Jake enjoys spear fishing, and spending time outdoors with his kids and wife, Carrie. He is also a dedicated University of Florida football fan.

President Elect: Tony DiNizo

Tony is the all-around family man who is extremely proud of his children and  grandchildren. In his spare time, Tony enjoys golfing and cheering for the Miami Dolphins.

Vice President: Paul Rechichar

Paul’s professional interest is to build and design unique and different custom homes, and to establish a company for the future of his children and their children. He enjoys taking the motorcycle out on the town, old cars and Pittsburgh Steelers football.

Associate VP: Shelley Stewart

Shelley Enjoys spending time at the Beach, boating and with family.  Shelley’s  personal goal is to travel throughout Europe.

Secretary: Chris Butera

Professionally Chris’s focus is land brokerage and development. Chris enjoys spending time with his son and wife, Lora, and will be welcoming a baby girl in April 2016.  In his spare time he enjoys staying active and fit, along with weekend motorsports activities like Auto crossing and Driver Education (DE) events.

Treasurer: Frank Severino

Frank is interested in politics at all levels of government and protecting the construction industry.

Enjoys scuba diving, motorsports racing and traveling with his wife, Heather. Would like to earn his private pilot's license.

He is Chairman --Volusia County Planning & Land Development Regulatory Commission.

Immediate Past President: Jim Mather

Jim enjoys spending time with his wife, Sarah. His hobbies are hot yoga and boating on a sunny Florida day.

Imm. Past Associate VP: Cindy Weinberg

Cindy enjoys relaxing at home with hubby Karl, making crafts, spending time with her horse, and is an avid champion barrel racer.
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Save the Dates!

January 9 Board Retreat @ Venetian Bay
Jan 19-21 International Builders Show
Jan 20 GMM @ LPGA
March 12-20 VBIA Parade of Homes

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Member: Tommy Collins
Phone: (386) 255-1411

Member: Alex Milian
Phone: (386) 255-1411

Member: John Zust
Phone: (386) 767-6040

Member: Bill Navarra
Phone: (386) 677-7653

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Vickie Smith

Americas Home Place
Scott MacLure

Bonded Builders Home Warranty
Doug Wenzel

Chinelli Design Build, Inc.
Michael Chinelli

Freedom Electric of Central Florida, Inc.
Jeff McGregor

Fretwell Construction Company
Greg Fretwell

Herwald Construction Inc
Mark Herwald

Hickson Construction Company, Inc.
Jake Hickson

J & N Stone Inc
Robert Richards

Johns Appliance City Inc.
John Hinton

Jon Hall Chevrolet, Inc.
Stu Gordon

Kargar Construction Inc.
Amy Haworth

Kargar Construction Inc.
Mike Kargar

Kolter Homes LLC
Mark Bines

Kolter Homes LLC
Alissa Bennett

Landon Homes
Dennis Ginder

M/I Homes of Orlando LLC
Jeff Kaizer

Morgan Brothers Supply Inc
Sondra Cary

Orlando Construction and Design
Chuck Orlando

Sliger & Associates Inc.
Joe Zapert

Solti Construction Company Inc
Peter Solti

Southern Security & Fire, Inc.
Dennis Lyke

Total Comfort Heat & Air
Dan Harris

Vanacore Construction Inc.
Todd Vanacore

Vintage Estate Homes
Tim Durkin

Volusia Brick & Stone LLC
Benjamin Halliday

Winston-James Development Inc.
Winston Schwartz

Zamco Properties
Nancy Meseroll

Bill Zachary



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