News & Events

News & Events

Over the years, Truex Preferred Construction has received many honors and awards and much recognition.  

In 2010 the Charlotte DeSoto Building Industry Association voted Truex Preferred Construction "2010 Builder of the Year"

Truex Preferred Construction is frequently featured in the business press. In November of 2006 the Sun Newspaper announced a 30 min. Fox TV program featuring our company. We were the only builder in our area selected based on their criteria to be most innovative, creative, quality driven and for positive interactions with our customers.

nova award-smIn October 2006 Truex Preferred Construction was honored by receiving the “Nova Award” from the Englewood Cape Haze Area Chamber of Commerce. The criteria for the “Nova Award” are as follows:

  • Commitment to honorable business practices
  • Innovative products, valuable services, company growth
  • Initiative / creativity enhancing their particular business / profession
  • Show positive response to adversity
  • Strives to increase stability, improvement of the community
  • Demonstrates support of the goals of the chamber
  • Member in good standing of the Englewood-Cape Haze Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Located in service area of Englewood-Cape Haze Area Chamber of Commerce

In 2008 Truex Preferred Construction was honored by receiving the "Excellence in Business Award".


March 16 - March 22, 2009  -  BuildersBlitz

In 2009, Truex was one of local construction contractors who accepted the challenge of donating all of their time, energy and expertise to build 9 Habitat houses in 6 days!

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Left to right: Jerry Spurgeon of Coastal Property Group, Derek Boid, Director of Construction of Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity, Bill Truex of Truex Preferred Construction, Paul Schaefer of Schaefer Homes LLC, Mike Mansfield, Executive Director of Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity, Frank Bell of Owen-Ames-Kimball Company, Brett White of Mathews/Taylor Construction LLC, and Magnus Karlstedt of MK Construction. Contractors who are also each building a home in the Builders Blitz, but not pictured here: Kristen Marsella of Marsella Enterprises, and TJ Thornberry of Thornberry Development Inc.


Truex Preferred Construction, Inc.  
3797 S. Access Road
Englewood, FL 34224

License #CBC1253399  

Phone:  (941) 475-6680