HHCI takes great pride in our accomplishments and recognition from industry associations, government and elected representatives. We are the recipients of the following awards:
2013 Diversity Business.com Awards-Top Diversity Business in California and USA
- 2013 Top 100 Native-American Owned Businesses in the US
- 2013 Top 10 Diversity Owned Business in California
2013 Associated Builders & Contractors
- Accredited Quality Contractor Certification
- Pyramid Award for Bay Model Building Renovation, Institutional $10-$25M category
2012 SAME San Diego Post Projects of Excellence Award
Design Build Expansion & Conversion of Warehouse Space to ROICC Offices, Building 888, MCAS Yuma, AZ
2012 INC Magazine 500|5000
Ranked #2,331 for revenue growth
Diversity Business Awards-Top Diversity Business in California & USA
In 2012, HHCI earned inclusion in 4 categories of the Top Diversity Business rankings for California and America by DiversityBusiness.com. HHCI garnered the following rankings: #5 Top 100 Native American Owned Businesses in U.S.; #10 Top 100 Diversity Owned Businesses in California; #18 Top Privately-Held Businesses in California; #84 Top 500 Diversity Owned Businesses in the U.S.
2010 Small Business Person of the Year In 2010, Hal Hays, President and CEO of Hal Hays Construction, Inc. (HHCI) was selected by the Small Business Administration as the 2010 California State Small Business Person of the Year. Mr. Hays was recognized at the National Small Business Week celebration in Washington, D.C.
2009 Recipient of US Small Business Administration Administrator's Award for ExcellenceHHCI earned selection by the US Small Business Administration for the Administrator's Award for Excellence in the Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year category in recognition of HHCI's outstanding contribution and service to the nation by a small business in satisfying the needs of the Federal procurement system.
Senate District #31-Senator Bob Dutton Small Business Award
Hal Hays, CEO/President, earned selection by Senator Bob Dutton for Senate District 31’s Small Business Award. This award honors small businesses that are selected directly by their state senator for recognition. Over seventy legislators participate in recognizing small businesses for their accomplishments and to commemorate California Small Business Day.
Spirit of the Entrepreneur Awards Program
In 2006, Hal Hays, President/CEO earned selection under the General Entrepreneur category as an individual who has achieved significant entrepreneurial success through creativity, innovation, risk taking and the relentless pursuit of opportunity.
The Inland Empire Center for Entrepreneurship (IECE) at California State University San Bernardino, The Press Enterprise Co., and The Business Press sponsor the Spirit of the Entrepreneur Awards program to honor the top entrepreneurs in the Inland Empire. The entrepreneurs selected represent a diverse group of individuals from throughout the Inland Empire who exhibited outstanding entrepreneurial leadership, passion, creativity, and business acumen.