NAPLES, FLORIDA, FEBRUARY 22, 2023: Founder of PBS Contractors, Russell Budd, was selected as one of Collier County’s most influential business leaders in the Naples 100 annual magazine.  

 Each year, The Naples 100 recognizes the most influential residents in Collier County. From icons to up-and-comers, they feature locals who shape how we live, work, play, and give back. This year’s class of 100 Naples residents who are making their mark in Collier County in six areas of influence: Originals, Pioneers, Innovators & Entrepreneurs, Community Builders, Gold Standard Bearers, and Healers.  

 Russell Budd currently serves on the boards of Avow Hospice, David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health, Collier County 100 Club, and Farm-City BBQ. He is a graduate of Naples High School and earned his bachelor’s degree in building construction before becoming a state-certified general contractor. He founded PBS Contractors in 1986 and is an active member of the Naples community. PBS approaches each residential or commercial project by focusing on lifelong relationships. Russell has established a set of 28 fundamental practices known as the “PBS Way” and are the core of the PBS culture.  

 The PBS Team is tremendously proud of Russell for this honorable achievement. Russell’s commitment to bettering the lives of everyone around him is an inspiration. Thank you, Russell, for your continued leadership and Building Better Lives for our Team, for our Clients, and for our Community.