Topping the Charts – Celebrating 20 Years
Applications for Awards Now Being Accepted
TAMPA, Fla., August 30, 2016 – Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Tampa Bay, is announcing the 5th Annual Excellence Awards to be held on Thursday, November 17, from 6:00 PM to 10:30 PM at the Hilton Tampa Downtown Hotel.
For the fifth year in a row, CREW Tampa Bay will be hosting the Excellence Awards, a prestigious event honoring top talent and recognizing significant transactions in commercial real estate. This year is CREW Tampa Bay‘s 20th (platinum) anniversary, and the Excellence Awards gala will lead the celebration of 20 years with a platinum billboard awards theme!
Online applications are being accepted now through September 19, 2016 at 11:59pm. Award categories include several CREW Members Only awards and many more CREW Industry Awards which are open to both members and non-member individuals and companies. Specific award criteria can be found on the awards webpage at www.crewtampabay.org. All eligible applicants are welcome!
CREW Industry Awards (Member and Non-Member)
• Sale Transaction Excellence Award
• Industrial Lease Excellence Award
• Office Lease Excellence Award
• Retail Lease Excellence Award
• Exterior Architecture Excellence Award
• Interior Architecture / Interior Design Excellence Award
• Construction Renovation Excellence Award
• New Development Excellence Award
• Community Impact Excellence Award
• MVP Excellence Award
Awards recognize achievements and deals completed between August 1, 2015 and September 19, 2016. Applications are reviewed by a panel of judges who are local real estate and development experts and civic leaders. Finalists will be announced about a month before the event, and winners will be announced on November 17 at the gala. The awards are designed and commissioned by local artist, Sean Pascoe of Sean A Sea Art, making the award even more special.
The gala will kick off with a Rock ‘n Cocktail Party and will keep on jiving into the Awards Presentation with food, dancing, and live music from The Southern Train Band (http://thesoutherntrainband.com). Emcee duties for the event will be shared between Jan Chaffee, 2016 CREW Tampa Bay President and Principal of JC Commercial Brokers, and Anne Pollack, 2017 CREW Tampa Bay President-Elect and Attorney at Law with Fletcher & Fischer P.L.
Anne Pollack and Leigh Young, President of Ai Collaborative Architecture and Design are co-chairing this year’s Excellence Awards and invite you to “brush up on your dance moves and come join us at the event of the year in Commercial Real Estate!”
REGISTRATION IS OPEN! – DEADLINE is Wednesday November 2, 2016
Visit the CREW Tampa Bay website today to register for the Excellence Awards http://www.crewtampabay.org/ . Registration will NOT be available at the door the day of the event. Registration closes November 2, 2016.
Sponsorship opportunities are selling fast. Table reservations are also available with seating for 8 guests. Please contact Shelley Roth-Kocsis for details regarding sponsorship opportunities at CREWTpaBay@gmail.com.
CREW Tampa Bay is a non-profit membership organization part of CREW Network. Members have access to over 8,000 CREW members in 74 chapters across the US and Canada. CREW seeks to influence the success of the commercial real estate industry by focusing on fulfilling four key initiatives: business development, leadership development, industry research and career outreach. Membership is not restricted to women.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Thursday, November 17, 2016, 6:00 PM to 10:30 PM
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Event Location: Hilton Tampa Downtown Hotel, 211 N. Tampa Street, Tampa, FL
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Valet Parking will be available at the Hilton; parking is also available at the Fort Brooke garage
[if !supportLists]· [endif]CREW Tampa Bay website and event registration information: http://www.crewtampabay.org/Excellence_Awards.aspx