• Champion Awards

  • The Champion Awards is an annual event that seeks to recognize the many successful real estate projects and individuals that make the Triangle area such a dynamic place to live and
    do business. The Awards Ceremony is a fun, elegant luncheon that brings together over 400
    of the brightest and best community leaders to celebrate the accomplishments of the best
    projects and professionals in commercial real estate. Nominations should reflect projects, accomplishments, or achievements between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016 for all awards with the exception of Impact Award and Professional Commercial Real Estate Service Award.

    Event Details:
    Tuesday, April 25th
    11:30 - 1:30 pm
    Embassy Suites Cary NC
    201 Harrison Oaks Blvd
    Cary, NC 27513


    Nominations for the Champions Awards have now been closed.





    2016 Award Winners

    Impact Award
    Liz Rooks
    Crew Excellence Award
    Billie Redmond, Trademark Properties, Carter Worthy, Carter Worthy Commercial, Cathy Rudisill, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP, Tara Kreider, TradeMark Properties & Sharon Moe, North State Bank  
    Powerhouse Award
    Tish Turner, Kane Realty
    Professional Commercial Real Estate Service
    Moss Withers, NAI Carolantic
    Best Land-Use Solutions
    Charles Schwab
    Economic Development Award
    MetLife
    Most Creative Local Marketing
    Triangulate
    Best Development Project
    Skyhouse
    Best Redevelopment Project
    21c Museum Hotel Durham
    Best Interiors Project
    Bayer CropScience
    Green or Sustainability Award
    Duke University Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative
    Community Enhancement Award
    The Farmhouse at Wendell Falls


    2015 Award Winners

    Impact Award
    Harvey Schmitt, CCE
    Crew Excellence Award
    Paris Salon: Minnie Driver, Wells Fargo, Denise Bennett, Wells Fargo, Jenny Baker Myers, Wells Fargo, Angie Davenport, iS design, p.a., Amy Watkins, York Properties
    Powerhouse Award
    Dee Creech Osborne, SIOR
    Professional Commercial Real Estate Service
    Sharon Crawford, IIDA, LEED AP
    Best Land-Use Solution
    Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans Center, Duke University
    Economic Development Award
    Argos Therapeutics
    Most Creative Local Marketing
    Innovate Raleigh
    Best Development Project
    Crescent Cameron Village
    Best Redevelopment Project
    Citrix
    Best Interiors Project
    Lenovo
    Green or Sustainability
    West Campus Steam Plant, Duke University
    Community Enhancement Award
    Vernon Malone Career and Technical High School
    Leed Certified Building
    Fidelity Investments


    2014 Award Winners

    Impact Award
    Kerry Saunders
    Crew Excellence Award
    IPREO Business Center
    Powerhouse Award
    Jane Doggett
    Professional Commercial Real Estate Service
    Richard Adams
    Best Land-Use Solution
    Syngenta Brownfield Site
    Economic Development Award
    Fidelity Investments
    Green or Sustainability
    Self-Help Ventures for East Durham Graded School
    Most Creative Local Marketing
    RTP Oktoberfest
    Best Development Project
    Flowers Plantation/Flowers Crossroads
    Best Redevelopment Project
    Salvation Army of Wake County’s Judy D. Zelnak Center of Hope
    Best Interiors Project
    Capstrat
    Community Enhancement Award
    Traditional Neighborhood Development Partners
    Leed Certified Building
    Water Garden Village


    2013 Award Winners

    Best Land Use Solution
    Hampton Inn Downtown Raleigh
    Most Creative Local Marketing Campaign
    Carolina Ballet
    Best Development Project/Private
    Measurement Building
    Best Development Project/Public
    NC State Chancellor Residence
    Best Redevelopment Project
    HUB Raleigh
    Economic Development Award
    Hunt Library
    Community Enhancement Award
    Green Square/Nature Research Center
    LEED Certified Building
    Wake Tech Building E
    Green or Sustainability Award
    502 Rigsbee Avenue
    Professional Commercial Real Estate Award
    Ted Oliver, Manning Fulton & Skinner
    Powerhouse Award
    Jeff Glenn & Ben Kilgore with CBRE
    CREW Excellence
    Pam Hochmuth, Aaron Driver, Shana Fisher and Amy Watkins for the indoor miniature golf facility at Cornerstone Shopping Center in Cary
    Impact Award
    Bill Kalkoff with Downtown Durham, Inc.