You know you do great work. Here's your chance to prove it. The 2016 ProSales Excellence Awards are now open and seeking entries in seven categories for professional building material dealers and distributors that have demonstrated a commitment to excellence. And to help make certain you can enter, we've extended the deadline to Monday, Aug. 29.

We aim to show your outstanding achievements in:

  • Overall Yard or Manufacturing Facility Design
  • Showroom Design
  • Marketing/Customer Service Program (including e-mail newsletters)
  • Best Single Advertisement or Series of Advertisements
  • Best Use of Technology
  • Education
  • Safety Program

To submit your entry, go to

. You'll start by paying the entry fee(s), and then will be asked to provide information about your company. After that, you will be asked to write about your entry. The questions will vary based on the category. Click here for an advance look at those questions.

The deadline to enter is Aug. 15. Now extended to Aug. 29!

A panel of four outside judges will review the entries and select those that represent the most significant innovations and/or advances in their categories. Grand prize winners will receive $500 and Merit prize winners will receive $125 to donate to the local or national charity of the dealer’s choice. Winning companies also will be profiled in the November/December 2016 issue of ProSales, on our website, and in our ProSales Business Update email newsletter.

Need inspiration? Click here to check out past winners.

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