Tina Howe Honored At NAWBO Awards
Tina Howe, of Bill Howe Plumbing, Heating & Air, Restoration & Flood in San Diego Named Finalist in NAWBO Awards
Nominated for Business Owner of the Year, Tina will be recognized at 2017 National Association for Women Business Owners signature event
Bill and Tina Howe have grown their company from a one-man operation offering drain cleaning to a multi-division home service company covering San Diego in plumbing, HVAC, and restoration services across the county from the border to the South up to the 78 in the north. Built on a simple mission to build a customer-centric company with healthy, happy employees, provide quality and affordable services to their customers, and give back to their community through philanthropy, volunteerism and community involvement, and in 2016, they were voted the best in all three of their divisions in San Diego; Plumbing, Heating & Air, and Restoration & Flood.
NAWBO stands for National Association of Women Business Owners, and since 1975 has helped women to evolve their businesses with connected resources and provide a single voice to shape economic and public policy. NAWBO is a non-profit organization and has over 5000 members nationwide. Members include women from every industry across approximately 60 chapters, including the local San Diego chapter which was created in 1991.
The NAWBO BRAVO! Awards honor women business owners who have established themselves as leaders and role models. There are seven categories that women can be nominated in, including Women Business Owner of the Year, the category that Bill Howe Plumbing, Heating & Air, Restoration & Flood in San Diego nominated their Vice President Tina Howe. Tina was named as a finalist; award winners will be announced at the BRAVO Award Ceremony on May 17, 2017 at the Cape Rey Carlsbad, A Hilton Resort.
Since joining San Diego plumber, Bill Howe, in 1983, Tina has been integral to the growth of the Bill Howe brand and company. Together with Bill and three of their daughters, she continues to lead the company into new directions and elevate the industry. Tina was recently honored with the Connected Women of Influence Presidents Award, has been named a Women Who Means Business twice by the San Diego Business Journal, and named an honoree at the 2013 Tribute to Women in Industry. She also served as the San Diego Plumbing-Heating-Cooling-Contractor’s Association President in 2013.
“It is an honor to nominate Tina Howe for Women Business Owner of the Year,” said daughter and Plumbing Operations Manager, Jaime Howe-Stolis. “I have watched her continue to challenge boundaries and create newer and greater processes that have created growth and success for the Bill Howe brand and our customers. She is an incredible mentor to all of us at Bill Howe.”
For more information about the San Diego plumbing company, Tina Howe, or other services offered, visit http://www.billhowe.com, or to speak with Bill or Tina Howe regarding this announcement, contact Bill Howe Marketing Director, Julie Riddle at [email protected].
About Bill Howe Family of Companies
Bill Howe Family of Companies is comprised of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc.; Bill Howe Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.; Bill Howe Restoration & Flood Services, Inc. The family-owned and operated company began in 1980 with the plumbing division and has grown into San Diego County’s largest low-cost one-stop-shop for service, repairs and installation, offering both residential and commercial services. 9085 Aero Drive, Suite B, San Diego CA 92123. Call 1-800-BILL-HOWE because We Know Howe!