September 30, 2009 12:07 ET

TBI Construction & Construction Management Named 2009 Contractor of the Year

Awards Piling up for Longtime San Jose-Based Contractor

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - September 30, 2009) - TBI Construction & Construction Management was named Contractor of the Year during the Structures Awards ceremonies held in San Jose on September 24th. The annual awards, held by the San Jose/Silicon Valley Business Journal, recognize outstanding achievements in area real estate, construction and development. This is the first year that TBI has received the top award.

"We are gratified to receive this award, and especially proud to be recognized for outstanding achievement during a most challenging time," stated Tony Mirenda, President & CEO of TBI Construction & Construction Management. "Our consistent commitment to the highest industry standards, and our ability to adopt leading edge construction practices, has helped us continue to thrive."

"Even though it was a tough year in the industry, our event proves that there's still a lot happening out there," said Moryt Milo, editor of the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal. "We had more nominations than last year and the projects that won demonstrate that there is still a lot being accomplished."

TBI, and several of its projects, have received a growing number of awards during the past year. The Portola Valley Town Center, a candidate for LEED Platinum designation, has received several prestigious industry awards, including San Mateo County Green Building of the Year; the Energy & Sustainability Merit Award by AIA; Green Building of the Year Runner Up, Structures Award; and AIA Top Ten Green Projects, a National Award presented at this year's National Convention.

TBI also received the 2008 President's and Excellence in Safety Awards from the Construction Employers Association of Northern California for its continued commitment to workplace safety.

TBI Construction & Construction Management, Inc. (

Founded in 1983, San Jose-based TBI Construction & Construction Management, Inc. has completed nearly $1 Billion in projects throughout the Bay Area. In addition to Multiple-Prime Construction Management for public and private owners, the company specializes in high-quality interior improvements and new buildings for corporate headquarters, historical, commercial, R&D and retail markets.

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    Tony Mirenda
    President & CEO
    TBI Construction & Construction Mgmt., Inc.

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