press release

Jackson Design and Remodeling Wins National Chrysalis Award and Four San Diego Contractor of the Year Awards

(April 27, 2009) Judged by editors and writers of Better Homes & Gardens, Woman’s Day, Southern Living and, the 2009 national Chrysalis award winners were selected from over 526 entries. The entries were judged on overall design, the creative use of space and materials, and the degree to which the project enhanced the original structure. JDR received a national award in the category of “Best Kitchens $50-$75k.”

“To win an award in this highly competitive category is quite an achievement,” says Ken Kanline, director of the Chrysalis Awards.

The San Diego Contractor of the Year (CotY) awards are given each year by the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) headquarters to remodeling contractors in San Diego who have demonstrated outstanding work through their remodeling projects. JDR received CoTY awards in four categories, including: Residential Bathroom Under $30,000, Residential Bathroom Over $60,000, Residential Kitchen $30,000 - $60,000 and Residential Historical Renovation.

“We’re honored to receive these awards,” said Todd R. Jackson, President and CEO of JDR. “Our team is committed to exceeding the expectations of our clients and serving as a true partner throughout the remodeling process. We look forward to continuing to provide a one-of-a-kind experience for our clients and to creating even more award-winning kitchens and spaces.”

Serving the San Diego area since 1989, Jackson and his team have served over 1700 clients. The company has won acclaim for its unique design-build process, which guide clients through the planning and implementation of remodeling projects and draws on a team approach to inspire creativity and ensure the entire process is seamless.

About the Chrysalis Awards
The Chrysalis Awards program, begun in 1994, recognizes the nation’s best work in seventeen general categories of residential remodeling, as well as regional and national Remodeler of the Year winners. Pictures of the 2008 award-winning projects can be seen on the internet at beginning in late June. For more information about the Chrysalis Awards, contact Ken Kanline at 800-854-7736.

About Jackson Design and Remodeling
The recipient of numerous industry awards, including the 2007 Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics, Jackson Design and Remodeling has been serving the San Diego community for 20 years. Todd Jackson, President and CEO, has established an enduring tradition of quality and service in the remodeling industry. JDR offers design-build services giving clients peace of mind that the entire process, from start to finish, will be seamless. This approach allows for creative thinking, detailed planning and exceptional project management, and is the reason why JDR has built a trusted reputation in the industry for its quality work and commitment to client service. For more information, visit or call (858) 292-2357.