Milford - The Pike County Builders Association recently received an Award of Excellence for Best Communication to Members’ directories published from the Executive Officers Council of the National Association of Home Builders. Awards were presented during the annual National Associa-tion of Home Builders’ 2006 Executive Officers Council Seminar held at the Mohegan Sun Resort in Uncasville, Conn. The council’s membership consists of the staff executives who manage the more than 800 state and local home builders associations that comprise the National Association of Home Builders. “Winning an Association Excellence Award is truly a great honor,” said Sam Anderson, president of the Executive Officers Council and executive officer of the builders’ associations of King and Snohomish counties. “Each award recognizes the outstanding effort, commitment and achievement an executive officer and the association membership made to further the value of involvement in the association.” The winning entries will become part of the Executive Officers Council’s Idea Loan File in an effort to help other executives and associations across the country provide better service to members and their communities. The Pike County Builders Association represents home builders and associates in the housing industry throughout the area. The association’s executive officer is Bette Eagan. “I am very proud of the accomplishments of my association and the hard work of our staff,” said Eagan. “To receive an Association Excellence Award and to be recognized by one’s peers is truly the ultimate compliment.” For more information on the Pike County Builders Association visit the Web site www.pikecountybuilders.com or call 570-296-5589.