Eva Fryar, Payne Family Homes vice president of construction operations, has been selected by Professional Builder magazine for its 40 Under 40 Class of 2018, featured in their March 2018 issue.
Fryar provides strategic leadership and direction for the homebuilder’s growing portfolio of residential homes. She is charged with opening six new residential developments in early 2018, as well as leading the campaign and building efforts for the 2018 St. Louis St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway house, an effort that has helped raise over $4 million to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital since 2014. Fryar is chair of the committee for the St. Louis Professional Women in Building Council, is an active member of the St. Louis Home Builders Association and volunteers with Habitat for Humanity. Professional Builder received more than 150 nominations for the 2018 class and choose finalists based on both personal and professional accomplishments.
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Coldwell Banker Gundaker, Town & Country, 1100 Town and Country Crossing Drive, has announced the hiring of Scott Helt, Patrick Flynn, Sarah Hubmeier, Todd Walker, Judy Wideman, Darby Seymour, Laura Hofer, Vicki Wren, Stephannie Kallial, Valerie Chin, Colleen Sst and Lori Sharpsteen.
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Barry Simon, of Simon Homes, and Lee Allen, of Allen Roofing & Siding, will receive the HBA’s Excellence of Achievement Award at a luncheon from 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 23 at Old Warson Country Club, 9841 Old Warson Road in St. Louis. Receiving the award is considered the equivalent of an HBA “Hall of Fame” induction. Award winners are selected for a minimum of 15 years of service to the association, industry and community. The cost to attend is $49; register online at stlhba.com/events.
The 14th Annual Builders St. Charles Home Show is April 6-8 at St. Charles Convention Center, 1 Convention Center Plaza. The event gives visitors the opportunity to see, learn about and buy the latest home products and services in a convenient, easy-to-get-to location, with no admission or parking fees. David Sheinkopf, HGTV alumni, interior designer, carpenter and general contractor, shares affordable insider design tips to beautify your home on the Better Living Theater. Young visitors can enjoy a KIDSZONE, presented by the St. Charles County Parks and Recreation Department. For details on show times and activities, visit stlhomeshow.com/StCharles.