Hard work and dedication have paid off for local builders Brian and Chris Pesola. Their family-owned business, Wausau Homes of Marquette, was named a 2012 Wausau Homes Premier Builder at Wausau Homes' annual conference. The Pesolas also earned the Samurai Excellence Award based on effectively managing the customer experience. Only two builders in the Wausau Homes network received this award. Pictured, from left, are Jay Schutte, President of Wausau Homes; Liz, Wendy, Chris, and Brian Pesola of Wausau Homes of Marquette; and Travis Willman, Business Development Manager, Wausau Homes. To learn more about Wausau Homes, visit www.wausauhomes.com.