National Supply Company Ltd took the Best Booth prize at Build Expo and Conference in Montgeo Bay, St James this afternoon, June 10.
Taking second place was H&L True Value and in third position was HEART Trust NTA. The placing were announced at the expo at the Montego Bay Convention Centre.
They were among more than 60 companies and organizations showing off their offerings at the expo that highlighted hardware and building supplies and service. The products ranged from roofing, windows, paving stones and other construction material to general building suppliers and architectural services as well as mortgage providers and property developers.
The second annual staging of the expo and conference opened Friday and will run until Monday, June 11.
The event is aimed at promoting the local construction industry and encouraging property development. It was conceived and is put on by Dwight Crawford.
Fitzroy Blackwood, merchandise supervisor for the winning booth, National Supply, said the company is the premier supplier of equipment and tools for the construction sector. He said they have a good reputation also for safety equipment. He pointed to the interactive nature of their booth where visitors to the expo were seen trying out drills and other equipment.
For their effort National Supply will get a free booth space at next year’s show.
By Franklin McKnight