MC&MCA Excellence Awards Banquet Not Snowed Out!

120 MC&MCA members, friends, and guests assembled on Saturday night, February 16 for at the Marriott Northwest in Brooklyn Park for our 38th Annual Excellence Awards Banquet. Good food, some drink, a fun silent auction, the architects that judged the projects, and an excellent keynote speaker all added to the main event: The Awards! Congratulations to the 10 winners in 10 categories of masonry and concrete. The winners will be featured in the May-June edition of the AIA Architecture MN magazine. We are featuring one winner a day on our social media pages, as well as featuring them on our website. 

Special thanks to all of the companies that donated money and/or silent auction items to help defray the cost of the banquet and dinner for our architect judges.


Banquet attendees listening to keynote speaker, Professor Tom Fisher from the U of M School of Architecture.

Past MC&MCA president Dan Francois of Kraus-Anderson Construction Company (pictured left) receiving his Past President Award from current president Patrick Vogt of Donald R. Frantz Concrete Construction. 

David Nelson of Hollenback & Nelson, Inc. (pictured far left) and his team receiving their Excellence Award in the Masonry High Density Residential category from John Thomas of TCC Materials (pictured far right).