The BIA Icon Awards recognize the industry’s most outstanding contributors (builder, trade, and design professionals) who have distinguished themselves by working hard to deliver their best each day for the betterment of our industry.
Award winners were announced and honored at the 10th Annual Icon Awards show on Saturday, September 21st at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront.
Sponsor the Event:
This sellout event is prime time exposure in the San Diego building industry. Put your company in front of the best of the best in our industry on one of the most important nights of the year.
Please contact Karla Valeri to secure your sponsorship.
Nominating & Entry Process:
Whether you are nominating for an individual, company, or submitting an entry for a new project, the nomination and entry process couldn’t be easier!
If you are nominating an individual or company we only need the name, company, and contact information of the person or company you are nominating. Takes less than one minute to submit a nomination!
The process for submitting a product entry is easy and 100% digital! First, review categories and requirements, then complete the entry application. Once submitted you will receive entry numbers and instructions to deliver your final entry materials.
The Nominations and entry applications deadline has been extended to Friday, July 19th.
How to Nominate & Submit Entries:
We invite you to nominate qualified candidates and companies and submit entries for products that have been standouts during the period of January 1, 2018 through July 12, 2019.
Looking for more information on how to submit a product entry? Check out the informational seminar put on by Team PMP, the company that handles the judging. Click here for the presentation and click here to watch a video of the seminar.
Need last minute photos for your project entries? Contact one of our BIA Members.
Yrsina Colangelo-Gomes | YC Photography | email@example.com
Jason Holmes | Jason Holmes Photography | firstname.lastname@example.org
If you were nominated for an award and did not receive the link to answer your questions and complete the nomination please email Karla.
Click here to download the complete entry packet.
All nominees will be judged based on their answers to the nomination questions. This panel of judges will determine the three finalists. The three finalists will then be notified via email by August 3rd and interviews will take place on the following dates:
Category #32 & #33:
Interviews will be held on Wednesday, August 14th at the BIA office.
Category #21, #22, & #26-#31:
Interviews will be held on Thursday, August 15th at the BIA office.
2019 Icon Award Categories:
|Category 1 - Best Architectural Design of a Multi-Family Community ||Category - 17 Community of the Year – Attached
|Category 2 - Best Architectural Design of a Detached Home up to 3,000 sq. ft.||Category - 18 Community of the Year - Detached
|Category 3 - Best Architectural Design of a Detached Home 3,000 sq. ft. & over ||Category - 19 Best Master Planned Community of the Year
|Category 4 - Best Interior Merchandising of a Multi-Family Home Plan ||Category - 20 Best Affordable Community of the Year
|Category 5 - Best Interior Merchandising of a Detached Home priced under $1 Million ||Category - 21 BIA Sales Professional or Team of the Year
|Category 6 - Best Interior Merchandising of a Detached Home priced $1 Million & over ||Category - 22 BIA Marketing Professional of the Year
|Category 7 - Best Landscape Design for Multi-Family ||Category - 23 BIA Off-Site Trade Contractor of the Year
|Category 8 - Best Model Complex Landscape Design for Single Family||Category - 24 BIA Rough Trade Contractor of the Year
|Category 9 - Best Outdoor Living Space||Category - 25 BIA Finish Trade Contractor of the Year
|Category 10 - Best Community Amenity Feature ||Category - 26 BIA Consultant of the Year
|Category 11 - Best Sales/Leasing Environment ||Category - 27 BIA Associate of the Year
|Category 12 - Best Overall Advertising/Marketing Campaign ||Category - 28 BIA Product Sales Representative of the Year
|Category 13 - Best Website for a Company or Community||Category - 29 BIA Purchasing Professional of the Year
|Category 14 - Best Special Promotion||Category - 30 BIA Project Manager of the Year
|Category 15 - Best Custom Home of the Year||Category - 31 BIA Superintendent of the Year
|Category 16 - Best Infill Project of the Year||Category - 32 BIA Rookie of the Year
|Category - 33 BIA Industry Professional of the Year
Builder/Developer of the Year Award:
The top honor at each year’s Icon Awards is the Builder/Developer of the Year, which recognizes the member company whose record of support to BIA San Diego is of an exemplary nature. This award is not subject to the nomination process. Attend the Icon Awards on September 21st to see who will join the club.
2018 Winner: Chelsea Investment Corp.
2017 Winner: H.G. Fenton Company
2016 Winner: CalAtlantic Homes
2015 Winner: Chelsea Investment Corp.
2014 Winner: Cornerstone Communities
2013 Winner: Sudberry Properties
2012 Winner: The Corky McMillin Companies
Click here for a complete list of last year’s winners.
2019 Icon Award Sponsors:
Cocktail Accessory Sponsor
Water Bottle Sponsor
Interior Logic Group
Giveaway Prize Sponsor
Fisher & Paykel
Instagram Wall Sponsor
Design Line Interiors
Icon Supporter Sponsor
Andrew Lauren Interiors
Carrie Johnson + Culture
GMP Landscape Architecture and Planning
Hunsaker & Associates
Friends of Icon Sponsors
Ami Samuel Interiors
Chelsea Investment Corporation
Dahlin Group Architecture Planning
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
Marketing Concepts Provided By:
Collateral Design Provided By:
Motivational Systems, Inc.