2016 OHBA Best of Ohio Homes Awards

The Ohio Home Builders Association has partnered with local HBA's to present the 2016 BEST OF OHIO HOMES AWARDS
Award categories include Custom Home, Bath Renovation, Kitchen renovation, Community Development, Outdoor Living Space & Interior Design. 
All local HBA members are encouraged to submit their projects. Click the link below for more details! 
2016 OHBA Best of Ohio Homes Registration Form.pdf

2016 HBA Happy Hour Mixers



5:30pm HBA Office (Fab limo Bus to Winery in Hartville)
6:30pm 5-course dinner & wine pairings
10pm return home

Reservations are required 330-965-9779
For More Details see the flyer:
2015 HBA Vinter Dinner at Maize Winery 9.17.15.pdf

2015 HBA Golf Outing
2015 HBA Happy Hour Mixers

Join us for some 'mixing' at the 2015 HBA Happy Hour Mixers!
Thursday April 23rd- Chad Anthony's- sponsored by Comcast/The Cable Guys
Wednesday May 20th-Pour House, Canfield- sponsored by Meander Homes Construction
Thursday June 11th-Carmella's Cafe'- Cortland Banks & National Healthcare Access
Wednesday July 15th-The Fireplace-sponsored by Burgan Real Estate

RSVP to 330-965-9779

2015 Presidents Dinner & 2014 Award Winners

2015 HBA Presidential Inauguration Honors Bill Clipse, Meander Homes & Welcomes 2015 President Roger Crowell, Crowell Construction 

Youngstown, Ohio-On Friday January 30th, The Home Builders & Remodelers Association of Valley held the Annual Presidential Dinner at Mr. Anthony’s in Boardman. The evening began with a visit from Ohio State Senator, Joe Schiavoni as he presented a proclamation to the HBA honoring the 70th HBA Anniversary.

The evening’s program featured a collage of 70 years of HBA history by decade to include Parade of Homes, Home & Gardens Shows, Past Presidents and other prominent events.   The farewell address was given by outgoing President, Bill Clipse, of Meander Homes. Following his presentation, the HBA Executive Board and Board of Directors were sworn in for the 2015 calendar year. The Executive Board is led by 2015 President Roger Crowell, Crowell Construction and includes Jim Cutter, M&C Construction, Builder Vice-President; Karen Ament, Burgan Real Estate, Associate Vice-President; and Rich Abel, Banner Supply, Secretary/Treasurer, Bill Clipse, Meander Homes, Immediate Past President and Dave Novak, D&R Garage Doors, Past President.  

Outgoing President Bill Clipse presented awards to various volunteers for their efforts during the past year.

  • Outstanding Community Service Awards: Jeff Ohlinger, Carter Lumber, Brian Heckert, Boardman Lowe’s, and Bill Clipse, Meander Homes.
  • Chairperson of the Year: Karen Ament, Burgan Real Estate
  • Teri Storey Supplier of the Year: Rich Abel, Banner Supply
  • Frank Pasquale Associate of the Year: Richard Pavlock, Cortland Bank
  • Andy  Profanchik Builder of the Year: Sam Pitzulo, Sam Pitzulo Homes & Remodeling


The following were sworn-in as HBA Board Members for the year 2015:

  • Carl Alexander, Alexander Construction                  
  • Eric Allshouse, Eric Allshouse LLC                                      
  • Donna Atwood, Home Savings & Loan
  • Chase Booms, The Chase Agency                                         
  • Jeff Collingwood, BC Contracting               
  • Keith Denman, Cortland Hardwood 
  • Paul Guzman, Smart Solutions
  • Jeff Johnston, Claybrook Development
  • Sam Pitzulo, Pitzulo Homes & Remodeling
  • Mark Ramunno, Ramunno Builders
  • Steve Stack, Baird Brothers Fine Hardwoods
  • Teri Storey, Masonry Materials Plus
  • Wendy Tisone, Market Magazine
  • Ed Wojciechowski, Edison Landscape & Deck Lighting


The evening concluded with the annual ‘Passing of the Gavel’ with all the HBA Past Presidents in attendance handing down the gavel to the newly installed president, Roger Crowell (2015, 1998, & 1997).

Bill Clipse 2014

Dave Novak 2013

Sam Boak 2012

Jim Grantz 2006

Richard Yannone 2003

Jim Rich 1999

John Sudon 1995

Joe Perkins 1989

Dave Marino 1983

Vern Ostovich 1987 & 1981