Custom Millwork Design - 2016 PRISM Award - Gold Winner for the new East Boston Savings Bank - Chinatown Branch

2016 Gold Winner

October 7, 2016 Posted by William McElhiney - No Comments

O’Sullivan Architects – Honored with Gold Award at the 2016 PRISM Awards Gala - Recognized for Residential Construction Industry Excellence

O’Sullivan Architects of Reading, Massachusetts was recognized for professional excellence with a coveted PRISM Award – Gold Winner – on October 6th, 2016.


David H. O’Sullivan, AIA and President along with William B. McElhiney, II, Director of Business Development attended the Gala and happily accepted the Gold Award

2016 Gold Award Presentation at the PRISM Award Ceremony

2016 Gold Award Presentation at the PRISM Award Ceremony

Visibly, the 2016 program received a record turnout of over 300 submissions, a 35% increase in entries compared to 2015, according to BRAGB. Submissions were reviewed by an independent panel of nationally acclaimed experts, and awards were presented live during the event at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel.  More than 400 industry professionals were in attendance, which also represented an all-time high for the event.

2016 PRISM Award - Gold Winner

Custom Millwork Design – 2016 PRISM Award – Gold Winner East for the new Boston Savings Bank – Chinatown Branch

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Custom Millwork Design – 2016 PRISM Award – Gold Winner for the new East Boston Savings Bank – Chinatown Branch


Hosted by The Builders and Remodelers Association of Greater Boston (BRAGB), the PRISM Awards recognize the finest projects and outstanding achievements of builders, developers, project owners, architects, land planners, marketing/advertising firms, interior designers, remodelers, and other professionals in the home building industry.

This year’s PRISM Awards Gala presented awards in nearly 80 different categories to honor the accomplishments of those who influence the building and design industry in Greater Boston. O’Sullivan Architects won in the category Best Millwork or Custom Cabinetry – Gold Award and was recognized as trailblazer in their field.  The project team included East Boston Savings Bank, Auburn Construction Co., Inc, Grinnell Cabinet Makers, Inc. and Shelly Harrison Photography.

“Each year the PRISM Awards honors the movers and shakers of the home building industry.  The ceremony is an incredible opportunity for the building industry to come together and celebrate the accomplishments of their peers and show support for one another” said Lorraine DeVaux, Chief Executive Officer of the Builders Association of Greater Boston.  “Our winners this year once again prove that New England is home to some of the most extraordinary members of the building industry.”

BRAGB received more than 300 entries for the PRISM Awards this year, which is the highest number of entries in the program since 2007.  A distinguished panel representing various segments of the residential building industry gathered for two days of judging.  For more information about the PRISM Awards, please visit www.prism-awards.com.

2016 PRISM Award - Gold Winner

Custom Millwork Design – 2016 PRISM Award – Gold Winner for the new East Boston Savings Bank – Chinatown Branch

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Custom Millwork Design – 2016 PRISM Award – Gold Winner for the new East Boston Savings Bank – Chinatown Branch


About BRAGB

The Builders and Remodelers Association of Greater Boston (BRAGB) has represented the industry since 1944 as one of the leading trade associations in New England. Affiliated with the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Massachusetts (HBRAMA), BRAGB promotes professionalism and high ethical standards for the industry, influences public policy and encourages civic and environmental responsibility within the building industry.