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HBA/DE sees largest gathering in years for Golf & Crab feast

October 2nd, 2014 — members and associates of the Home Builder’s Association of Delaware (HBA/DE) gathered with friends, family, and colleagues at Odessa National Golf Club for the 2014 HBA/DE Crab Feast & Golf Tournament.


32 foursomes took part in a shotgun start, competing in closest to the pin, longest drive and straightest drive competitions.

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ome Builder’s Association of Delaware gathered


After clearing the green, the clubs were sheathed and all the competitors gathered together to enjoy crabs, cigars, and cocktails. Kevin Kelly spoke on the importance of comradery in order to succeed as an industry.  Steve Bomberger also provided commentary on the success of BuildPac as a result of everyone’s contributions. All in all, attendance totaled at 176 people.

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evin Kelly


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Thanks To Our Sponsors:
LC Homes
J.F. Sobieski Mechanical, Inc.
Bath Kitchen & Tile Center
Whiteford, Taylor & Preston, LLP
Saul Ewing LLP
Benchmark Builders, Inc.
84 Lumber
Simonton Windows
Artisan’s Bank
LNW&A Inc.
Hopkins & Sons, Inc.
Schell Brothers
Rick Downes of State Farm Insurance
Ford Downes of Creative Financial Group
Geo-Technology Associates, Inc.
Energy Services Group
Horty & Horty
Grubb Lumber
CNB Bank


Special Thanks To:
Joseph Capano
The Odessa National Golf Club staff
CJ Roberts, Weyerhaeuser
Sharon Moore, TimberTech/Azek Building Products
Lance Lundy & Glenn Martin, Bath Kitchen & Tile Center
Dee Cairo, Excel Business Systems
Damien Golden, iKANDE Advertising

About HBA of Delaware

HBA/DE has been an integral part of the growth and economic development of the State of Delaware since 1947. HBA/DE was founded as a non-profit state affiliate of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) representing home builders and other businesses directly related to Delaware's Home Building Industry. Consisting of Builders, Remodelers and a group of diversified associate members, the Home Builders Association of Delaware strives to protect and preserve housing as a symbol of America.


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