Deerfield Beach, Fla. -- MAPEI was recently honored at the 21st annual Starnet Design Awards in Scottsdale, Ariz. Celebrating the partnerships between Starnet Worldwide Commercial Flooring members, vendor partners and the architecture and design community, the awards showcase a wide array of floor-covering projects.

As a “Starnet Preferred Vendor,” MAPEI was awarded the Gold Medal for its role in the following winning projects: Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami Beach, Fla. (Hospitality category); Bailey Power Plant in Winston-Salem, N.C. (Mixed-Use category); EBR Career & Technical Education Center in Baton Rouge, La. (Education category); Phoenix Children’s Hospital emergency-department expansion in Phoenix, Ariz. (Healthcare category); and Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center in Virginia Beach, Va. (People’s Choice category).

“These winning projects underline the value that our partnerships provide,” said Carol Hould, MAPEI’s national sales director. “We are proud of our collaborative work and honored to be recognized for it.”

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