Vecellio Group Climbs ENR's
"Top 400" Contractor Rankings
(1st/2nd Quarter 2004)
The Vecellio Group, Inc. has moved up 15 spots to
#153 on Engineering News-Recordís annual ranking of the Top 400 contractors in
the United States.
In its specialty, transportation construction, the Vecellio Group ranks in
the Top 30.
The Groupís operations include heavy/highway and bridge construction, asphalt
contracting, asphalt paving, limestone aggregate production, golf course
construction, and several additional industry-
Click here for the Vecellio Group's #153 ranking on ENR's "Top 400 Contractors"
Click here for the Vecellio Group's #27 ranking on ENR's "Top 50
Transportation Contractors" List*
* Vecellio Group,
Inc. is listed as "Vecellio & Grogan" in some ENR
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Vecellio Group Wins 10
Communicator Awards for VanGuards, Brochures & More
The Vecellio Group, Inc., one of
the nation's leading heavy/highway contractors, has been named a 10-time winner
in The Communicator Awards 2004 Print Media Competition.
The Group earned two Crystal Awards of
Excellence, six Awards of Distinction and two Honorable Mentions for its
VanGuard newsmagazines, company brochures, public/media relations, advertising
and employee communications.
Communications Director Carl Thiemann wrote and designed the award-winning
entries, bringing to 17 the number of Communicator Awards the Group has earned
in the past five years.
The full-color VanGuard received a Crystal Award of Excellence, the
competition's highest honor, in the marketing/promotional campaign category. The
quarterly, 12- to 24-page magazine also received Awards of Distinction for
writing, design, and as an employee publication.
Created in-house, Vanguard features news, photos and features on the group's
multi-state operations, and is distributed to employees, customers, prospects,
industry associates and government contacts.
A second Crystal Award of Excellence was earned for the group's corporate
brochure, which also received an Award of Distinction for design and an
Honorable Mention for photography.
Written and designed in-house, the full-color, eight-page pocket brochure
features three distinct versions to showcase each of the groupís heavy/highway
units -- Ranger Construction Industries, based in West Palm Beach, Florida;
Ranger Construction -- South, based in Pompano Beach, Florida; and Vecellio &
Grogan, based in Beckley, West Virginia.
Two Awards of Distinction were also received for advertising and public/media
relations, followed by an Honorable Mention for internal communications design.
The groupís entire operations were represented in the 10 awards. In addition to
its heavy/highway units, the Vecellio Group includes White Rock Quarries in
Miami, Florida, one of the nation's largest single-site quarries; and Ranger
Golf, a leading course construction and renovation contractor that has worked
with the PGA Tour and other high-profile owners and designers across the U.S.
The Communicator Awards is an internationally recognized awards organization
honoring outstanding work in the communications field. The 2004 competition drew
more than 3,700 entries from across the United States and abroad.
Entries are judged by industry professionals who look for "companies and
individuals whose talent exceeds a high standard of excellence and whose work
serves as a benchmark for the industry."
The privately owned Vecellio Group, Inc., founded in 1938, is among the nation's
top 200 contractors -- top 30 in heavy/highway construction -- as ranked by
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