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December 1, 2009 - Leonard Cherry elected to board of directors of Houston Contractors Association

HOUSTON, TEXAS (December 11, 2009)—Leonard Cherry, owner of Houston-based Cherry, has been elected to the board of directors of the Houston Contractors Association (HCA) for a two-year term. HCA is comprised of approximately 400 civil construction companies in the greater Houston area. Cherry previously served on HCA’s board of directors and is a long-time member […]

November 19, 2009 - Cherry named finalist in international demolition awards competition

Houston-based Cherry was named a finalist in the 2009 International Demolition Awards competition, sponsored by Demolition and Recycling International magazine in conjunction with the European Demolition Association.

July 22, 2009 - Cherry opens stabilized material plant in Northwest Houston

New, more efficient pug mill plant cuts transportation costs, provides cost savings to customers   HOUSTON, TEXAS (July 22, 2009)—Cherry’s Stabilized Materials Division has opened another stabilized material plant, giving the company a total of four stabilized facilities in the Greater Houston Area. This newest plant produces stabilized road base material for companies located primarily […]

July 20, 2009 - Cherry Demolition, Inc. sharpens its focus on industrial demolitions

HOUSTON, TEXAS (July 20, 2009)—Cherry Demolition, Inc. is the new name of Cherry Company’s division that focuses solely on industrial demolitions. Previously, the division’s activities were grouped under the broad umbrella of Cherry Demolition, which also includes the demolition of interior, commercial and residential structures. Cherry Demolition, Inc. was created to differentiate industrial demolition activity, […]

June 19, 2009 - Leonard Cherry of Cherry Companies Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2009 Award Winner in the Houston and Gulf Coast Area

Award Recognizes Entrepreneurial Excellence in Construction and Industrial Services Category HOUSTON (June 19, 2009) Cherry Companies today announced that Leonard Cherry, owner of Cherry Companies, received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2009 Award in the Construction and Industrial Services category in the Houston and Gulf Coast Area.  According to Ernst & Young […]