March is MEMBERSHIP MONTH for NARI! $50 off new memberships all month long!

2017 Golf Tournament Results

The 2017 NARI Annual Golf Tournament was held on Friday, September 29, 2017 Silverhorn Golf Club.

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS FOR A VERY SUCCESSFUL AND FUN EVENT!

Tournament Results

It’s not a tournament without winners, so without further ado we present…

2017 Individual Winners

  • PUTTING CONTEST WINNER – David Galindo
  • CLOSEST TO THE PIN – Matt Voges
  • LONGEST DRIVE – Corey Elmore

2017 Team Winners

  • 1st PLACE TEAM – TRIPLE CROSS PLUMBING (Chris Palumbo, Bobby Davis, Johnny Villanueva, Lee Ochoa)
  • 2nd PLACE TEAM – GUIDO MATERIALS (Matt Voges, John Murrell, Ty Chafin, Jeff Chafin)
  • 3rd PLACE TEAM – CROSS (Craig Scott, Don Heaney, David Galindo, James Eddy)

2017 EVENING OF EXCELLENCE COTY/BUZZ AWARD & CASINO NIGHT

All the information you need on the 2017 Contractor of the Year, BUZZ Awards, and Evening of Excellence can be found below.

2017 Evening Of Excellence

The 2017 Evening of Excellence is set for 6-10pm on Friday, November 17th at the Norris Conference Center (618 NW Loop 410, #207).

Cocktail attire. Cash bar. Silent auction. Prizes.

Use the PayPal interface below to register by October 31.

Evening of Excellence Registration & Payment


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2017 Evening of Excellence Sponsorships

The following sponsorship opportunities are available for the 2017 Evening of Excellence. Use the PayPal interface below to provide your support.

  • Event Sponsor $2,500
  • Dinner Sponsor $1,000
  • Craps Table Sponsor $750 (2 available)
  • Roulette Table Sponsor $500 (1 available)
  • Black Jack Table Sponsor $300 (3 available, 2 sold)
  • Texas Hold’Em Table Sponsor $200 (1 available)
  • Casino Prize Sponsorship
    • You provide prize (minimum value of $150, cannot be gift card, company related, or alcohol) $150
    • NARI purchases the prize on your behalf $200

Evening of Excellence Sponsorship Payment


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2017 Awards

It’s time to submit your entries for the 2017 BUZZ Awards!

Everything you need to prepare your entries can be found in the downloadable entry guide. But here are the highlights:

  • 2017 BUZZ Awards are for marketing, advertising, and design projects completed between December 1, 2015 and September 1, 2017
  • Deadline for submitting the Entry Request is Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 4:00pm
  • Each BUZZ award entry is $100
  • If you have any questions regarding the BUZZ award information, please contact Martha Bizzell at 210-826-7200 or martha@cross-tx.com

Download the BUZZ Award Entry Form to get started on your entry.

Deliver all completed entries by Friday, October 13, 2017 at 4:00pm, to:

San Antonio NARI
Attn: Martha Bizzell
11818 Warfield Street
San Antonio, TX 78216

Paying For BUZZ Award Entries

The fees for BUZZ Award entries can be paid using the PayPal interface below:

BUZZ Award Online Payment


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The San Antonio Chapter is now going through the NARI HQ online platform for submitting the CotY Award entries!

The online system allows for an easier, digital, and more efficient way of entering for the awards. The beauty of this system is that you can begin working on submitting your projects now, save them, go back and add or edit them, and then submit them when you are ready!

Judging of the entries will be done by judges located throughout the United States, not just locally.

Please view the video linked below for additional information including how to submit your projects online, and allow you to enter the Regional and National CotY award levels.

  • The video giving you the step-by-step process for online submissions can be viewed here
  • The NARI San Antonio Chapter CotY Award submission website can be viewed here

Submissions for the 2017 San Antonio CotY entries will open on August 1st and closes on October 4th. All entries must be submitted by Wednesday, October 4, 2017. No late entries will be accepted.

Paying For CotY Award Entries

Each CotY submission has an entry fee of $125. These fees will be charged via the online site when you submit your entries from the cart.

2017 BUZZ Awards Entry Information

It’s time to submit your entries for the 2017 BUZZ Awards!

Everything you need to prepare your entries can be found in the downloadable entry guide. But here are the highlights:

  • 2017 BUZZ Awards are for marketing, advertising, and design projects completed between December 1, 2015 and September 1, 2017
  • Deadline for submitting the Entry Request is Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 4:00pm
  • Each BUZZ award entry is $100
  • If you have any questions regarding the BUZZ award information, please contact Martha Bizzell at 210-826-7200 or martha@cross-tx.com

Deliver all completed entries by Monday, October 13, 2017 at 4:00pm, to:

CROSS
Attn: Martha Bizzell
11818 Warfield Street
San Antonio, TX 78216

Paying For BUZZ Award Entries

The fees for BUZZ Award entries can be paid using the PayPal interface below:

BUZZ Award Online Payment


Number of Entries




2017 CotY Awards Entry Information

The San Antonio Chapter is now going through the NARI HQ online platform for submitting the CotY Award entries!

The online system allows for an easier, digital, and more efficient way of entering for the awards. The beauty of this system is that you can begin working on submitting your projects now, save them, go back and add or edit them, and then submit them when you are ready!

Judging of the entries will be done by judges located throughout the United States, not just locally.

Please view the video linked below for additional information including how to submit your projects online, and allow you to enter the Regional and National CotY award levels.

  • The video giving you the step-by-step process for online submissions can be viewed here
  • The NARI San Antonio Chapter CotY Award submission website can be viewed here

Submissions for the 2017 San Antonio CotY entries will open on August 1st and closes on October 4th. All entries must be submitted by Wednesday, October 4, 2017. No late entries will be accepted.

Paying For CotY Award Entries

Each CotY submission has an entry fee of $125. These fees will be charged via the online site when you submit your entries from the cart.

August Membership Meeting

Join us from 11:30AM to 1:00PM on August 16th BIGZ Burger Joint (2303 N. Loop 1604 W., San Antonio, TX 78258) for our next general membership meeting. Gary Javore from Johnson, Christopher, Javore and Cochran Law Firm will be the presenter and will be talking about Construction Law.

Register Online →

About Gary W. Javore

Gary W. Javore was admitted to practice in the State of Texas in 1978. He joined the firm of Johnson and Christopher in 1981 and became a principal of that firm in 1983. The firm is currently known as Johnson, Christopher, Javore & Cochran, Inc. In 1993 he was elected to the Texas and San Antonio Bar Foundations. He has also been selected for inclusion in Who’s Who in American Law. He has served on the Greater San Antonio Builders Association Board of Directors since 1993 and is the General Counsel for the Association. He was named Associate of the Year in 1994 and Associate Legend in 1996.

Gary has served as an author and lecturer on numerous occasions for the San Antonio Bar Association, Greater San Antonio Builders Association, the Guada-Coma Builders Association, the San Antonio Board of Realtors, the Southern Building Show and Conference, and the National Association of Home Builders, including frequently serving as an instructor for Construction Contracts and the Law for the Graduate Builders Institute. Gary is the principal author of the latest revision of the course.

Gary’s law practice consists primarily of representation of clients in construction and commercial transactions and litigation. He has worked with more than 150 residential builders across the state, helping with business formation, writing contracts (including sales agreements [for spec homes], construction contracts [for BOL’s and custom home construction], remodeling contracts, subcontractor/supplier agreements, and limited warranties, drafting deeds, and assisting builders with the resolution of disputes, both as an advocate and as a mediator/arbitrator. He sits on the American Arbitration Association panels for Consumer, Construction, and Commercial Law and also on the panel for Conflict Solutions of Texas. Gary has been selected for inclusion in “The Best Lawyers in America” for mediation and arbitration since 2006 and was selected as the Mediation Lawyer of the Year for San Antonio in 2015 and as the Arbitration Lawyer of the Year for San Antonio for 2017.

Gary also works with developers, writing contracts for the development of land, restrictive covenants, and lot sales contracts.

Rehabarama 2017

On May 13, 2017 volunteers, local contractors, students, and neighborhood leaders will join together to revitalize and restore an entire city block with aging housing stock in the historic neighborhood of Denver Heights.

Purpose Of Rehabarama

  • Facilitate community engagement in neighborhood revitalization
  • Foster neighborhood and civic pride
  • Provide opportunities for hands-on service learning and trade specialization
  • Assist low to moderate income households with necessary repair and maintenance
  • Reinforce the Rehabber Club mission to build and support a network of everyday citizens to revitalize San Antonio’s historic buildings

More Information

For more information on Rehabarama, download the official Rehabarama 2017 brochure.

How To Get Involved

To participate on behalf of San Antonio NARI, contact Executive Director Martha Bizzell

National Association of the Remodeling Industry