Summary: Bernard Paul-Hus, President and CEO of leading electrical and utility contractor Hypower, was recently recognized with the 2020 South Florida Ultimate CEO Award by the South Florida Business Journal. Since founding the company in 1991, Paul-Hus has developed Hypower into a thriving business operating across 28 states.
Fort Lauderdale, Fla., August 31, 2020-
Hypower, a nationally renowned electrical and utility contractor, is proud to announce that its President and CEO Bernard Paul-Hus was recently honored with the 2020 South Florida Ultimate CEO Award by the South Florida Business Journal. Recognized for
his business acumen, leadership skills, and community involvement, Paul-Hus will be formally honored during a live virtual awards ceremony, which will be held on September 24, 2020.
“I am honored and humbled to receive this distinguished recognition,” Paul-Hus said. “2020 has been an incredibly challenging year for all of us. The global COVID-19 pandemic has put enormous stress on people’s personal lives, businesses, and entire economies — and Hypower was not an exception. But stress also reveals much about the character and capabilities of an organization, and I am very proud of how the Hypower team has persevered in the face of these challenges.”
Since 1991, the Paul-Hus family grew the Fort Lauderdale-based company into a leading electrical and utility contractor that is licensed to operate in 28 states, serving utilities, developers, and general contractors. Widely recognized for its industry excellence, Hypower is currently recognized as a TOP 30 Electrical Contractor in the nation by Associated Builders and Contractors, a national U.S. trade association, which also placed the company on its 2020 Top 200 Performers list. The company was named Accredited Quality Contractor in 2018 and 2019 and places an extraordinary emphasis on safety and loss prevention from an employee, job site and public safety perspective. Hypower was honored with an ABC STEP Platinum Award for Safety Training consecutively in 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019.
Bernard Paul-Hus recently shared his inspiring story of entrepreneurship and his personal insights in an interview with The South Florida Business Journal, which can be found here.
To learn more about the 2020 South Florida Ultimate CEO Award and to see the full list of its visionary honorees, visit this awards page.
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Hypower has long been widely recognized for its culture of innovation and industry excellence. It was named a 2017 Business of The Year and a 2018 Healthiest Employer by the South Florida Business Journal, received six 2017 Excellence in Construction Awards by Associated Builders and Contractors, Florida East Coast Chapter, and was honored with an ABC STEP Platinum Award for Safety Training by Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. in both 2016 and 2017.
Ranked by ENR magazine as a top electrical and utility contracting company in the Southeast, Hypower works with some of the leading general contractors, utilities, developers, and institutions in the United States. The company operates through several divisions that specialize in electrical building construction, outside plant power and communications projects, prime electrical infrastructure, airfield lighting, and ground-mount solar nationwide. Hypower also specializes in 24/7 commercial and industrial electrical service and repair in South Florida. Founded in 1991 and headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Hypower is a family-owned company that currently employs more than 400 people and has successfully completed over 1,000 projects valued at over $1 billion. Hypower consistently ranks at the top of its class nationally for its exemplary record of safety and innovation within the construction market. Follow Hypower on LinkedIn and Twitter.
About South Florida Business Journal
The South Florida Business Journal is the leading business news outlet covering Broward, Miami-Dade, and Palm Beach counties. The company’s mission is to provide business intelligence online and in print to help subscribers grow their business, advance their careers, and simplify their professional lives. SFBJ is one of 42 business publications owned by American City Business Journals.
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