Governor Rick Scott presents Business Ambassador Award to Best Home Services

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Governor Rick Scott presents Business Ambassador Award
to Best Home Services
Best Home Services announces plans to create 80 new jobs in 2017

NAPLES, Fla. (Jan., 23, 2017) – Governor Rick Scott presented the Business Ambassador Award to Chadd and Keegan Hodges, co-owners of Best Home Services in recognition of their growth from 10 to 145 employees since 2010 with plans to hire 80 additional people in 2017. The Governor’s Business Ambassador Award is given to individuals for their efforts in creating jobs and opportunities for Florida families.

The recognition of Best Home Services, an air conditioning, electrical and plumbing company, took place today at their corporate headquarters in Naples, Florida and is part of Governor Scott’s announcement on Friday that 8,500 private sector jobs were created in Southwest Florida in 2016.

Governor Scott said, “In Florida, we understand how important companies like Best Home Services are to creating new opportunities for our families. It is great to see so many people pursuing the American Dream in Southwest Florida thanks to the job they have with this great company. Just like Florida, Best Home Services is a true melting pot and has employees from nine countries, including Cuba, Puerto Rico and Mexico. I look forward to seeing Best Homes Services’ continued success right here in Florida.”

Governor Scott also said, “great companies put back into their communities.” Best Home Services gives back to the community by investing in charitable organizations, including Habitat for Humanity and the Special Olympics.

Keegan and Chadd Hodges said, “We are incredibly honored to be recognized by Governor Rick Scott and the State of Florida. Our family owned company is proud to be a leading home services provider in Southwest Florida. We are excited to grow our company even more in the next year and are truly blessed to have such a great team to help us achieve that goal.”

About Best Home Services
Best Home Services is a full service, family-owned air conditioning, electrical and plumbing company, which has been operating in southwest Florida since 1980. The award winning company employs more than 100 technicians and other associates at their 40,000-square-foot headquarters in Naples, Florida. It has been voted one of the best in customer service in southwest Florida by several publications, including Angie’s List. Learn more at

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