Frisco, CO, April 10, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- Summit Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards recognize contributions to the local business community and economic growth in Summit County, Colorado.
The Pinnacle Companies is proud to announce their recognition as the 2018 Summit Chamber Kaiser Permanente Large Business of the Year, awarded on Thursday, April 4, 2019. This recognition follows last year’s recognition as the Chamber’s Best Place to Work.
The Pinnacle Companies was chosen for the prestigious award, considered to encompass all the Chamber’s Business Excellence awards handed out during the evening, for their growth, innovation, customer service, focus within Summit County, and community contributions through their giving arm, Pinnacle Gives.
Specifically, in 2018, The Pinnacle Companies launched multiple new initiatives and ventures: They rolled out Pinnacle Gives to formally organize and boost their support of local needs, donating $50,000+ and hundreds of volunteer hours to over 25 local recipients.
They added a premier multi-use office, dining and shopping space to Summit with the completion of their new headquarters in Basecamp Center, Frisco.
They introduced two new offerings to Summit County commerce: Collective Design + Furnishings, a retail home furnishings boutique that is an extension of their existing full-service interior design business, and Pure Kitchen, a dining experience centered around the tenets of fresh, seasonal, organic, local. Pinnacle is an investing partner in Pure Kitchen and handles accounting, back of house operations, and marketing. Both Pure Kitchen and the Collective retail store are located at the base of Pinnacle’s new headquarters.
The Pinnacle Companies employs over 70 people, adding over 13 local jobs and over 50 jobs factoring in Pure Kitchen staff added in 2018.
Accepting the award on behalf of Founder and President, Chris Renner, and the rest of the organization, Andrea Kavouklis, Vice President of Marketing for The Pinnacle Companies, said, "We are so proud to be part of this community and all the great things going on with business, growth and people. We are here trying to do our part in each of those and it feels great to be recognized for that.
“We are known for our recent growth and we are more than happy to keep growing if it means we get to make life in Summit County possible or more enjoyable for more and more people. We truly are motivated by people: The ones we employ, helping them to live viably in Summit County, the clients and homeowners we serve, the guests we bring to Summit to experience what we all get to experience daily, and the community we live amongst that we support through Pinnacle Gives.”
The Pinnacle Companies is the parent company of Pinnacle Mountain Homes, Pinnacle Lodging, VisitBreck, Collective Design + Furnishings (formerly Pinnacle Design Studio) and a supporting partner in Pure Kitchen. Our businesses span a variety of industries, from hospitality and travel to design, construction and retail.
Since 2005, Pinnacle's businesses have been recognized locally and nationally, with eight listings on INC's “Fastest Growing Companies in America,” Builder Magazine’s “America’s Best Builder,” NAHB’s “Best in American Living,” Mountain Living’s, “List of Top Architects and Designers,” Summit Chamber’s “Best Place To Work," “Colorado Companies to Watch,” and have won over 50 Parade of Homes awards.
Learn more about The Pinnacle Companies at ThePinnacleCompanies.com