Brizo® Teams Up With St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® To Name McLain
Homes Its 2012 Partner Of The Year
Louisiana builder recognized for its outstanding support of the St. Jude Dream
Home® Giveaway program
INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 27, 2012
INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- As it closes out its third year as
a national sponsor of the St. Jude Dream Home^® Giveaway program, the Brizo^®
product team is pleased to recognize Louisiana-based builder McLain Homes with
its inaugural Partner of the Year Award. The award, which honors one builder
that exemplifies the values of the Brizo brand, the faucet brand for the
fashion forward, while also helping to further the mission of St. Jude
Children's Research Hospital^®, was presented at the St. Jude Builder Summit,
Sept. 25-26 in Memphis, Tenn.
McLain Homes was selected for its ongoing focus on quality, distinctive design
and innovative approach to building and marketing their homes. Each St. Jude
Dream Home developed by McLain Homes is built with donated materials and
supported by local fundraising and area volunteers coordinated by the builder.
"The Brizo brand is a proud supporter of the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway
program," said Brian Nobbe, Brizo brand director. "We're committed to
extending the impact of St. Jude and are happy to recognize McLain Homes as
our first Partner of the Year for its outstanding work and dedication to
helping improve the lives of children with cancer."
With 10 years of experience building and developing land sites in its local
community, McLain Homes is preparing to enter its fourth year as a St. Jude
Dream Home builder. It has donated four lots to the foundation thus far and
was recognized for the development of the 2011 National Dream Home of the
"McLain Homes is a proud partner of St. Jude and the Brizo brand, and we are
pleased to have our name affiliated with two organizations that care as much
about giving back and the community as we do," said, Bryan McLain, founder of
McLain Homes. "When it comes to plumbing fixtures, Brizo products are at the
forefront of design, and these products have served as inspiration for our
homes' decor on more than one occasion. From their touch and hands-free faucet
technologies in the kitchen and bath to their latest temperature control
sensing technology, Brizo faucets create a sense of enthusiasm and excitement
in every Dream Home we develop."
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is one of the world's leading pediatric
cancer research organization and relies heavily on charities, donations and
philanthropic campaigns, such as the Dream Home ^ Giveaway, to help raise
money and awareness for its mission. Formed in 1991, the program allows for
newly built homes to be raffled off with all proceeds directly benefitting St.
Jude. It has raised more than $224 million for the hospital and awarded 280
homes over the past 20 years. In 2010, the Brizo brand became the foundation's
first national sponsor and has since contributed over $1.5 million in products
and donations to St. Jude.
For more information about McLain Homes, visit www.mclainhomes.net, and for
more information about St Jude Children's Research Hospital and its Dream Home
Giveaway, visit www.stjude.org.
About the Brizo^® Brand
Rooted in the fashion and design communities, the Brizo brand is the primary
sponsor of fashion designer Jason Wu's fashion shows, and is the first
national sponsor of the St. Jude Dream Home^® Giveaway. Named for a Greek
goddess who appeared in the dreams of mariners, Brizo products are available
exclusively at Brizo Impressions Showrooms. Brizo is part of Delta Faucet
Company, which was recognized as the 2011 WaterSense^® Manufacturer Partner of
the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Visit www.brizo.com or
call 877-345-BRIZO (2749) for more information and to locate a Brizo
Masco Corporation (NYSE: MAS), is one of the world's largest manufacturers of
brand-name consumer products for the home and family, including Behr^® paint,
Delta^® and Hansgrohe^® faucets, bath and shower fixtures, KraftMaid^® and
Merillat^® cabinets, and Milgard^® windows and doors. Masco is also a leading
provider of services that include the installation of insulation and other
building products through Masco Contractor Services and Masco Home Services.
Visit www.masco.com for more information on the Masco family of brands.
Contact: Christiana Schaefer, MSL Chicago, +1-312-861-5243,
email@example.com; Sarah Sinitean, MSL Chicago,
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