David Weekley Homes Announces 2023 National Preferred Partners
Houston, TX (June 27, 2023): David Weekley Homes, one of the nation’s largest privately held home builders, is pleased to announce the winners of its 19th annual National Preferred Partner Survey. The award recognizes field and manufacturing partners who have consistently operated at world-class levels, as determined by the home builder’s supplier evaluation platform. This comprehensive process, anchored by the National Preferred Partner Survey, evaluates companies in the areas of quality and customer service.
“At David Weekley Homes, we pride ourselves on providing the best products and service to our Customers,” said Vice President of Supply Chain Services John Schiegg from David Weekley Homes. “Thanks to our strong partnerships with our exceptional National Preferred Partners who exemplify the same high standards and help us combat supply challenges, we’ve been able to maintain that reputation.”
Every year, David Weekley Homes awards the preferred partners who exceeded expectations the previous year. The following 12 manufacturer partners are recognized as National Preferred Partners:
• James Hardie
• Johns Manville
• Simpson Strong-Tie
• Square D
For the category honoring field partners as National Preferred Partners, the following 13 are recognized:
• 84 Lumber Company
• Installed Building Products
• Acme Brick
• J. P. Hart Lumber
• Beacon Sales Acquisition
• L&W Supply
• Lanehart Electrical Connection
• Environmental StoneWorks
• SEYBRO Doors
• Ferguson Enterprises
• SRS Distribution
• HomeTeam Pest Defense
The National Preferred Partner Survey format consists of two questions with a 1-to-5 rating system for partners and is sent to David Weekley Homes team members who are currently doing business with them in their market. When the Preferred Partners receive their quarterly results, they are shown how they rank amongst National Preferred Partners in their industry as well as the contact information for each David Weekley Homes team member who completed an evaluation for them.
The evaluation process involves a comprehensive system of feedback and discussion that enables David Weekley Homes to measure excellence among all established trade partners and their channel partners. Providers that receive the highest scores throughout the year are presented with the prestigious National Preferred Partners Award.
A total of 123 companies were evaluated this year and 20% percent achieved the designation of National Preferred Partner. Many companies who partner with David Weekley Homes have been recognized as a National Preferred Partner multiple times, including SRS Distribution.
“We are thrilled to recognize SRS Distribution as a National Preferred Partner for the third year in a row,” Schiegg said. “We are incredibly grateful to them for consistently providing the best products, along with outstanding service.”
In addition, Broan-NuTone is a first-time recipient of the National Preferred Partner award.
“Congratulations to Broan-NuTone for being named a National Preferred Partner of David Weekley Homes,” said Schiegg. “They have proven to be a valuable asset to our team with their extraordinary professionalism and dedication to product innovation.”
David Weekley Homes is proud to recognize these National Preferred Partners and is committed to building exemplary supply partnerships throughout the home building industry and beyond.
David Weekley Homes, founded in 1976, operates in 19 cities across the United States and is headquartered in Houston. David Weekley Homes was the first builder in the United States to be awarded the Triple Crown of American Home Building, an honor which includes “America’s Best Builder,” “National Housing Quality Award” and “National Builder of the Year.” Weekley Homes has been recognized 16 times by Great Place to Work® and Fortune magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For. Since inception, David Weekley Homes has closed more than 110,000 homes. For more information about David Weekley Homes, visit the company’s website at www.davidweekleyhomes.com.