The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is the national parent organization for the state Building Industry Association of Washington (BIAW) and local Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties (MBA-KS). Although it is nice to be recognized at our local and state levels for craftsmanship, we find that national recognition is a bit more competitive. Traci Tenhulzen manages our safety program, which is designed at its core to ensure that our field crew…Details
Our Annual Vendor And Trade Awards & Recognition event was hosted “back stage” at our office this year. The theme for the poster was based on the Magnificent Seven remake, as suggested by our carpenters. Food and beverages were western-themed as well. Nearly 30 attendees congratulated 7 award winners in the following categories: Creative Solution Award: Becker’s Custom Cabinets for custom vanity mirror Safety Award: CTD Excavating for trenching extra deep footings Memorable Moment Award:…Details
December 2017 The last half of 2017 has put insurance companies on their heels. According to an October 10, 2017 article in the Insurance Journal, 22 companies reported a total of $12.8 billion in losses following three hurricanes, a major earthquake, and hundreds of forest fires. Thousands of people became heroes to their communities by exercising their humanity. As a result of this unusually high degree of infrastructure loss, local news sources are bubbling about…Details
Award winners were applauded by the 43 attendees in the following categories.
Creative Solution Award: EvenFlo Heating & A/C
Safety Award: Advanta Clean
Memorable Moment Award: Smith RHT
Reliable Service Award: CTD Excavating
Customer Service Award: Elite Doors & Millwork
Vendor of the Year Award: Dunn Lumber
Trade Contractor of the Year Award: Lane Hardwood Floors
Roll credits: Just as the credits at the end of a feature film list the people responsible, we recognize our cast & crew from behind the scenes on our performances. Post Studios was on-hand 1/16/16 @ Kirkland Performance Center to capture the red carpet experience. Annual award categories include: Customer Service Memorable Moment Creative Solution Safety Reliable Service Vendor of the Year Trade Contractor of the Year Winners for 2015 are: Ryan McCurdy, TR Location Manager…Details
Welcome Critics! Tenhulzen Residential has entered a friendly contest with an east coast remodeling company to gain the most positive reviews in the following online locations: The previous contest ran from St. Patrick’s Day through Cinco de Mayo, 2015. The next contest runs from 12/1/15 through 12/30/15, with results presented at the January 16th AVATAR event. We’re consistently receiving positive reviews from our advocates, but our prospective customers aren’t hearing about…Details
This idea began as a KPC auction purchase for use of the Kirkland Performance Center for an evening. After a few months of contemplating its best use, we decided to turn the theater into a party honoring those who support our efforts. As a result, over 150 vendors, trade contractors and associates attended our first Annual Vendor And Trade Awards Recognition (AVATAR) event hosted “in theatre” at the KPC on 1/9/15 (Facebook Album). A the…Details
Michael Tenhulzen, Traci Tenhulzen Tenhulzen Residential, Bellevue, WA Design/build remodeling Years in business; 6 2013 volume: $2.3 million Staff: 6 office, 7 field Tenhulzen Residential has done away with traditional construction industry job titles and replaced them with film industry titles. Michael Tenhulzen is the director, not the CEO; his wife Traci isn’t a salesperson but an executive producer; on-site superintendents are location managers. The reason for this isn’t just fanciful. Michael Tenhulzen says that…Details
March 20, 2014
The 25th Eastside Business Awards were held at Newcastle Golf Club with over two dozen companies represented.
Tenhulzen Residential was nominated for Innovative Product or Service of the Year. The article can be found on page 28 of the online magazine.
Thank you to the Bellevue Chamber for hosting a wonderful evening