DBIA Video Productions Win Two Stevie® Awards at American Business Awards® Showcase

Award graphic; laurels and figure holding award; text says "Bronze 2023 Stevie Winner American Business Awards"We are pleased to announce that two of DBIA‘s video productions won Stevie® Awards at the 21st American Business Awards® showcase. Out of the 3,700 organizations that submitted applications, DBIA won two Bronze Stevies, one for Diversity & Inclusion and one for Public Service & Activism.


In Their Own Voices with Jumoke Akin-Taylor | Winner of the Diversity & Inclusion Award

Collaboration is at the heart of every design-build project. 

We believe the most successful projects have a diverse group of project owners, builders, architects, engineers and specialty contractors sitting at the table together.

Even so, we recognize that our industry can do much more to promote diversity and inclusion in our workforce. 

In Their Own Voices” features Jumoke Akin-Taylor, CCM, PMP, DBIA, Project Manager with San Francisco Public Works, speaking about her diversity, equity and inclusion journey and how her work has brought a fresh perspective to the industry. 



2022 Brunelleschi Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Greg Gidez | Winner of the Public Service & Activism Award

DBIA’s annual Brunelleschi Lifetime Achievement award recognizes an individual who has made lasting contributions to our industry while demonstrating dedication and advocacy for the design-build project delivery method. 

This video highlights the career of 2022 winner Greg Gidez, FAIA, FDBIA, Director of Design Services for Hansel Phelps, and his originality, vision and breadth of work in design-build.



The American Business Awards are the United States’ 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 13.