The Modular Building Institute (MBI) has announced the induction of Mr. Carl Bennett, into its Hall of Fame at World of Modular 2018 in Hollywood, Florida.
Strong support for this public recognition of Mr. Bennett, and the celebration of his achievements for more than 35 years, comes from prominent industry peers, his colleagues at Vanguard Modular Building Systems, as well as from the MBI’s board.
In a release do the Daily Business News, Vanguard said that “broad support within Vanguard Modular Building Systems, support from industry peers, and ultimate induction into the Hall of Fame are a true testament to Carl Bennett’s contributions and dedication to the modular building industry, ethical business practices, ability to achieve success, and desire to improve the industry for future growth and achievement.”
To be considered as an inductee into the Modular Building Institute’s Hall of Fame “a nominee must meet four specific criteria:
Longevity – Lifetime of dedication to or achievement in commercial modular construction with a minimum of 30 years in the industry.
Corporate Citizenship – Service to others in the industry or making significant achievements in the areas of social concern or outstanding and consistent product quality.
Success – Business or financial success that has the respect of those in the nominating process and selection.
Pioneer/Innovator – Clear and original ideas advancing the industry and adopted by others in areas of product design and engineering, financial management, marketing concepts, production methods and efficiency, or other areas adding significantly to industry competitiveness or success,” stated their release.
The Modular Building Institute makes substantial contributions to advance and grow the modular building industry, states industry sources. Vanguard Modular is a supporter of the MBI and extended their appreciation for the consideration and induction of Mr. Bennett into the Hall of Fame.
Carl Bennett, Vice President, Construction and Contract Services – Bio
Formerly President of Bennett’s Trailer Company, Inc., and Bennett’s Construction Company, Carl Bennett brought with him 40 years of construction experience when he joined Vanguard Modular Building Systems, LLC in 2007. He has proven skills in all areas of sales, transportation, installation, modular building design, construction management, and contract negotiations. Carl Bennett has been responsible for the design and management of award winning modular building projects, and has successfully negotiated several multi-million dollar contracts. Although his primary role at Vanguard Modular Building Systems is that of Contract Manager, Mr. Bennett also serves as an adviser to management, including the construction teams. His expertise in successfully handling modular construction projects with complex requirements is a considerable asset to Vanguard Modular.
Carl Bennett is a graduate of Villanova University. He is distinguished as a charter member of the Mobile Modular Office Association (MMOA), later known as the Modular Building Institute (MBI). Mr. Bennett served as a member of the Board of Directors of Elm Towne Village, a retirement community in Atco, NJ, and Operation Stand Down, a military veterans support organization. Additionally, he is recognized for his military service, having been awarded the Vietnam service and campaign ribbons while a member of the U.S. Army.
“The nomination by fellow employees, broad support within Vanguard Modular Building Systems, support from industry peers, and ultimate induction into the Hall of Fame are a true testament to Carl Bennett’s contributions and dedication to the modular building industry, ethical business practices, ability to achieve success, and desire to improve the industry for future growth and achievement,” per the release.
Vanguard Modular Building Systems, LLC is a modular building dealer that leases temporary buildings and sells custom permanent modular classrooms, offices, and specialty buildings to industries including: education, commercial, industrial, healthcare, energy, oil & gas, corrections, government, and more.
MHProNews congratulates Bennett and Vanguard for this honor and distinction. ## (News, analysis and commentary.)
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