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Al Pombo Inc Receives 2021 Best of Truckee Award
Truckee Award Program Honors the Achievement
TRUCKEE March 15, 2021 -- Al Pombo Inc has been selected for the 2021 Best of Truckee Award in the Excavating Contractor category by the Truckee Award Program.
Each year, the Truckee Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Truckee area a great place to live, work and play.
Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2021 Truckee Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Truckee Award Program and data provided by third parties.
About Truckee Award Program
The Truckee Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Truckee area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.
The Truckee Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community's contributions to the U.S. economy.
SOURCE: Truckee Award Program
Congratulations to Mark Tanner Constructions, Inc. for opening their new corporate headquarters!
Minden, Nev. (Mar. 4, 2021) – Mark Tanner Construction is pleased to announce the opening of its new corporate headquarters in Minden, Nev. The award-winning firm is the leading builder of high-end custom homes in a number of exclusive, private communities in the Tahoe region. The new 5,000 sq. ft. office facility is right next to the Minden airport and includes three acres of yard and warehouse space.
"We've been doing more and more work in Nevada thanks to new developments like Clear Creek Tahoe in Douglas County," said president Mark Tanner. "We're very excited about all of the opportunities in the silver state."
MTC just recently made Mountain Living Magazine's Top Builders list for his work in Nevada. Additionally MTC has won numerous awards and received press coverage for innovative lakefront remodels and stand-out new construction projects in Nakoma, Martis Camp and Clear Creek Tahoe. The full-service company also offers custom cabinetry, metal and woodworking shops and provides home management care services.
About Mark Tanner Construction: Mark Tanner and his experienced team of professionals are at the forefront of the Truckee-Tahoe esteemed building community. Founded by Tanner in 1994, the award-winning company is one of the most respected and admired in the region. From remodels to ground-up construction of custom homes, it is Tanner's goal to create livable, workable, flexible spaces unique to each client's lifestyle For more information, visit MarkTannerConstruction.com or call 530-587-4000.
Truckee Donner Public Utility Districts Earns Highest Reliable Power Provider!
The Truckee Donner Public Utility District (TDPUD) is thrilled to announce that we have earned the highest Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3) designation from the American Public Power Association (APPA) for providing reliable and safe electric service. TDPUD was recognized by APPA for achieving the Diamond RP3 level, representing the top 2% of public power utilities across the United States.
The RP3 designation, which lasts for three years, recognizes public power utilities that demonstrate proficiency in four key disciplines: reliability, safety, workforce development, and system improvement. Criteria include sound business practices and a utility-wide commitment to safe and reliable delivery of electricity. TDPUD joins more than 275 public power utilities nationwide that hold the RP3 designation.
APPA is the voice of not-for-profit, community-owned utilities that power 49 million people in 2,000 towns and cities nationwide. More information on the RP3 program and TDPUD's award can be found at here.