Archive by Category: Awards

Preferred Employee Runs Marine Corps Marathon

Oct 28 2016

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This past October, Preferred Materials Asphalt Project Manager, Anibal “Dee” Rodriguez, competed in and completed the 2016 Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, DC. Dee is a Veteran Marine Corps Captain and joined the Preferred Materials family in August, 2015 and currently works in the Central Region of PMI Asphalt located in Kissimmee, FL.

The Marine Corps Marathon is a 26.2 mile race that starts near the Pentagon, runs through the Washington, DC metropolitan area, and finishes at the Marine Corps Memorial at the Arlington National Cemetery. Dee proudly completed the race while sporting a Preferred Materials t-shirt.

PREFERRED RECEIVES TWO 2015 SOUTHEAST DIVISION ASPHALT AWARDS

Mar 11 2016

Asphalt Award pic

On March 11, 2016, Rob Duke, President of Oldcastle Materials Southeast Division announced the 2015 winners of the Southeast Division Asphalt Awards. …Read more

PREFERRED RECEIVES 2015 LARRY H. LEMON QIC AWARD

Feb 11 2016

Larry Lemon Award

Asphalt Contractor’s Amy Schwandt presented the ten Larry H. Lemon Award winners for their top pavements under 50,000 tons.

On February 10, 2016, the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) awarded Preferred Materials, Inc. with the 2015 Larry H. Lemon Quality in Construction Award in the General Paving (less than 50,000 tons) category. Preferred was honored with this prestigious award for its repair work on 16.38 centerline miles on a total of 64 Sarasota county streets; earning top 10 ranking and superior benchmarks by pavement engineers at the National Center for Asphalt Technology. …Read more

Preferred Receives 2015 Oldcastle Materials Innovation Award

Feb 10 2016

Jett Concrete meeting with Preferred Materials on a jobsite.

Jett Concrete meeting with Preferred Materials on a jobsite.

On February 10, 2016, it was announced that the Central Region of Preferred Materials Concrete was awarded with the 2015 Oldcastle Materials Innovation Award for Customer Service. Preferred’s customer was Jett Concrete and the project was a Sam’s Club in central Florida. …Read more

ERICA MEJIA HONORED WITH 2015 COMMUNITY AMBASSADOR AWARD

Jan 11 2016

From Left to Right: John Rauschenbach, VP, GM Preferred Materials – Concrete, South; Darryl Fales, President of Preferred Materials – Concrete Division; Rob Duke, President of Oldcastle Materials, Southeast Division; Erica Mejia, Customer Service Rep, Preferred Materials, South; Marlon Mejia, Erica’s Husband; Skip Mell, Area Operations Manager, Preferred Materials, South and Teddy Pierre, VP of Human Resources, Oldcastle Materials, Southeast Division

On January 8, 2016, Oldcastle Materials Southeast Division President, Rob Duke, presented Erica Mejia, Customer Service Rep for Preferred Materials, with the 2015 Outstanding Community Ambassador Award. …Read more