Albu & Associates takes home award for Hispanic Business of the Year – Five Years or more at the 18th Annual Don Quijote Awards.
Orlando Florida’s Hispanic Business Initiative fund (HBIF) and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando (HCCMO) held their annual awards ceremony on December 12th at the Epcot World Showplace Pavilion in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. The evening celebrated Central Florida’s Hispanic business community by recognizing Hispanic owned businesses that have excelled. Awards were presented for five categories; His panic Business of the Year – Five Years or Less; Hispanic Business of the Year – More than Five Years; Professional of the Year; Excellence Award; Hispanic Community Champion Award an Lifetime Achievement Award.
Albu & Associates was presented with the award for “Hispanic Business of the Year – More Than Five Years”. This prestigious award recognizes the company’s financial strength and business growth. Since Jason and Andrew took over the company in 2011, when their father retired, the company has grown year after year. Today it is a financially strong corporation with annual sales of more than $20MM with a dominant presence in Florida’s commercial construction industry. With their steady client growth the company has expanded their project management, superintendent and administrative team over the past year. They currently have more than 20 employees and the brothers have their eyes set on further team growth in 2016.
Jason and Andrew Albu graciously accepted the award during the ceremony, “Everyone at Albu & Associates would like to express their heartfelt gratitude for this prestigious award. Our company is thankful not only to have received this award but for all our other blessings including; our continual growth in the construction industry, the dedication of our employees, the loyalty of our clients, and the assistance of outstanding organizations such as the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and the Hispanic Business Initiative Fund. We would also like to thank Ana Maria Lowry, of A & P International, Inc., for helping our company’s success through her mentorship and business development coaching.”