NAPLES, FLORIDA, SEPTEMBER 24, 2023: PBS Contractors was awarded three Collier Building Industry Association (CBIA) Sand Dollar Awards on Saturday, September 23 at The Ritz-Carlton, Naples. The CBIA Sand Dollar Awards Gala “A palette of possibilities”, recognized over sixty companies. 

 The coveted Sand Dollar Award is the highest accolade given by the Collier Building Industry Association (CBIA) Sales and Marketing Council (SMC) annually. The Sand Dollar Awards are presented each year to member builders, developers, architects, remodelers, interior design firms, landscape architects, trades and marketing, sales and/or advertising professionals who have demonstrated building, design, and marketing excellence in Collier County.  

 “The Sand Dollar Awards is something we always look forward to. It is exciting for us to enter some of our finest work, and this year, we are thrilled to take home three awards,” says Kathy Smart, PBS Contractors Chief Marketing Officer. “It is our commitment to offer an exceptional experience to our clients, and to have that recognized and celebrated by CBIA is always such an honor. Congratulations to our team for their amazing work – I’m proud to be able to work with some of the most talented people in the industry.” 

 The three awards received were for the following projects: 

 Entire Home Renovation Over $1M: Admiralty Point
Project Team: John Buehler, Daniel Thuman, Debbie Tunnell, Guido Fernandez
Interior Designer: David Dalton
Photographer: Blaine Johnathan Photography

Best Space Renovation $600,000-$800,000: The Vistas
Project Team: John Buehler, Daniel Thuman, Debbie Tunnell, Guido Fernandez
Interior Design: Diana Hall Design
Photographer: Rick Bethem

Best Commercial Project $3-5M: Sunshine Ace Hardware Founders Square
Project Team: Andy Reed, David Minton, Christina Hatch, Edward Arnolde
Photographer: Hooked Creative Studio

The winning projects are showcased in our gallery and on