DBIA Receives Two Stevie® Awards in 2024 American Business Awards®

For the second year in a row, DBIA received multiple Stevie® Awards in the American Business Awards® (ABA), with one Gold Stevie® and one Bronze Stevie® for the 2024 cycle. DBIA’s video celebrating 2023 Brunelleschi Lifetime Achievement Award Winner William G. “Bill” Hasbrook, Jr. earned a Gold Stevie® in the Public Service & Activism category of ABA’s Video Awards. The Design-Build Delivers Podcast took home a Bronze Stevie® for Best Business Podcast.

More than 3,700 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, and more than 300 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners.

2023 Brunelleschi Lifetime Achievement Award – William G. “Bill” Hasbrook, Jr., MEMS, TCFM, FDBIA

The Brunelleschi Lifetime Achievement Award is DBIA’s highest honor, presented to an individual who has made significant contributions to the design and construction industry through outstanding leadership and the advancement of integrated design-build project delivery. 

In 2023, DBIA honored William G. “Bill” Hasbrook with the Brunelleschi Award. This video explains why, from his family, friends and colleagues throughout his career. It was shown as part of DBIA’s presentation of the award to Hasbrook at last November’s awards ceremony at the Design-Build Conference & Expo in National Harbor.

ABA judges had this to say about the 2023 Brunelleschi Lifetime Achievement Award video: 

Learn more about the Brunelleschi Lifetime Achievement Award and Bill Hasbrook.

Design-Build Delivers Podcast

Launched in 2018, the Design-Build Delivers Podcast stands out as the nation’s only podcast dedicated to design-build. Each month, discussions explore key topics vital for industry professionals looking to stay abreast of the fastest-growing project delivery method. From valuable resources to enlightening case studies and broader perspectives on issues in the AEC industry, the show offers insights that matter. Interviews showcase design-build experts, Owners and successful teams sharing their strategies for leveraging design-build to deliver the nation’s most innovative, collaborative and cost-effective projects.

Judges for the Stevie® Awards commented on the podcast:


Listen to the Design-Build Delivers Podcast.

The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S. are eligible to submit nominations –– public and private, for-profit and nonprofit, large and small.  

Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala ceremony at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Tuesday, June 11. Tickets are now on sale.

Supporting sponsors of The 2024 American Business Awards include Melissa Sones Consulting and SoftPro.

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