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Congratulations to Our 2023 Preservation Award Recipients!
President's Award for Excellence: Jean Abouhamad and Sea-Dar
The Boston Preservation Alliance is pleased to present our 2023 Susan Park President’s Award for Excellence to Jean Abouhamad, President and Founder of Sea-Dar Construction. A structural engineer and real estate developer, Jean founded the company in 1991 after leaving a successful career with Simpson Gumpertz & Heger. His passion and knowledge have grown the firm throughout the Northeast. Jean has an eye for detail with a focus on restoring historic buildings.
2023 CODMAN AWARD FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT: MICHAEL CANNIZZO
The Boston Preservation Alliance is pleased to present our 2023 Codman Lifetime Achievement Award to Michael Cannizzo, whose work in Boston has ensured the preservation and protection of the city’s historic built environment. As a senior architect with extensive experience in design review, his work encompasses restoration, and new construction — all while maintaining a regard for the existing structural landscape.
- Architectural Heritage Foundation
- Bargmann Hendrie + Archetype
- Bond Building Construction, Inc.
- Boston University
- Building Conservation Associates
- Copley Wolff Design Group, Inc.
- Daedalus Conservation
- DiMella Shaffer
- Fannin-Lehner Preservation Consultants
- Goulston & Storrs
- H.N. Gorin Inc.
- ICON Architecture, Inc.
- J.L. Dunn General Contractors
- John Moriarty & Associates, Inc.
- Kaplan Construction
- M.L. McDonald Sales Company, LLC
- Marr Scaffolding Co.
- P.J. Spillane Company
- Sidman Family Foundation
- Simpson Gumpertz & Heger
- SoWa Boston
- Suffolk Construction
- UrbanMeritage, LLC
- Wessling Architects
- Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc.
- Herrick & White
- Apiero Design
- Astro Ventures
- Bank of America
- Catherine Truman Architects
- Colantonia Inc.
- Crabtree McGarth Associates, Inc.
- DePaoli Mosaic Company
- Donovan Hatem LLP
- Driscoll Electric Co., Inc.
- Existing Conditions Surveys
- Group One Partners, Inc.
- Klein Horning LLP
- McNamara • Salvia, Structural Engineers
- Northern Lights Painting Company, Inc.
- Oxford Properties Group
- R.G. Vanderweil Engineers, LLP
- The Selwyn Foundation
- Weston & Sampson