2018 President's Award Program

Congratulations to the 2018 winners!

Best Commercial Interior

Under 50k population
Greenville – Capital Title/Money Group

Over 50k population
Denton – Denton Trading Company


Best Renovation/Rehabilitation/Restoration

Under 15k population - Rehabilitation
Athens – The Texan

Under 15k population - Restoration
Karnes City – Karnes County Courthouse

15k-100k population
Palestine – The Redlands Hotel

Over 100k population
Denton – Monroe-Pearson Building


Best New Construction

Under 50k population
Waxahachie – Franklin Townhomes/Two Amigos Taqueria

Over 50k population
Amarillo – Six Car Brew Pub/Crush


Best Public Improvement

Under 50k population
Rockwall – Ted Cain’s Corner Park

Over 50k population
Mansfield – Pond Branch Linear Trail


Best Promotional Event

Best Holiday Event
Goliad – Christmas in Goliad

Best Retail Event
Levelland – Ladies Night Out

Best Cultural Event
Rio Grande City – Viva Mexico

Best Festival
Tyler – Red Dirt BBQ & Music Festival

Judges' Recognition
Waxahachie – Wonderful Women in Waxahachie


Best Downtown Business

Under 50k population
Celina - Tender Smokehouse

Over 50k population
Tyler – ETX Brewing Co.


Best Downtown Partner

Pittsburg – City of Pittsburg EDC


Best Economic Game Changer

Best Project
Buda – Buda Mill & Grain Co.

Best Program
Elgin – City of Elgin Downtown Zoning Overlay

Best Promotion
Ennis – Rebranding Project


Spirit of Downtown

Bastrop – Bastrop Small Business Revolution

Baytown – Umbrella Alley

Uvalde – Coloring at the Crossroads


Downtowner of the Year

Corpus Christi - Casey Lain 


Susan H. Campbell Award for Professional Excellence

Bryan – Sandy Farris

 

2019 Program Information

Entries for the 2019 President's Awards Program are due by midnight on July 26, 2019. 

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Download the President's Awards Categories to review category descriptions and requirements.

Download the President's Awards FAQ for answers to frequently asked questions.

Download the President's Awards Judges Criteria to learn how entries are judged.

Download a list of past winners



2018 People's Choice Awards

The People's Choice Award winners listed below were selected by the people via Facebook during voting October 15-19.  Below are the PCA winners for 2018.   

Best Commercial Interior
Emory – M-Pulse Outfitters Boutique

Best Renovation/Rehabilitation/Restoration 
Bryan – The Queen Theatre

Best New Construction
Waxahachie – Franklin Townhomes/Two Amigos Taqueria

Best Public Improvement
Rockwall – Ted Cain’s Corner Park

Best Promotional Event
Levelland – Ladies Night Out

Best Downtown Business
Garland – Intrinsic Smokehouse & Brewery

Best Downtown Partner
Forney – Forney EDC

Best Economic Game Changer
Yoakum – Grand Theater

Spirit of Downtown
Baytown – Umbrella Alley