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Utah CCIM Awards Business Excellence

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March 13, 2014

Salt Lake City — The CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) Utah Chapter announced this week its Business Excellence Award Recipients for 2014. A total of 15 award categories, three finalists per category, one recipient of the award and top performers were honored Feb. 22 at the Marriott at City Creek.

Every finalist went through an extensive nomination period, followed by two rounds of judging involving the Utah CCIM Chapter board and a judging panel of nearly 100 business and civic leaders.

2014 recipients include:

FFKR Architects for Architectual Firm of the Year

Okland Construction for Contractor of the Year

Freeport West for Developer of the Year

Zach Anderson (Newmark Grubb ACRES) for Industrial Broker of the Year

Kip Paul (Cushman & Wakefield|Commerce) for Investment Broker of the Year

Eric Smith (CBRE) for Office Broker of the Year

Stuart Thain (Coldwell Banker Commercial Intermountain) for Retail Broker of the Year

Scott Bennion (Riverpark) for Property Manager of the Year

Loyal Hulme (Kirton McConkie) for Real Estate Attorney of the Year

Michelle Pearce (US Bank) for Commercial Real Estate Banker of the Year

David Snow (Bank of Utah) for Mid-Market Real Estate Banker of the Year

Nadia Letey (CBRE) for Rookie of the Year

Kyle Roberts and Zach Anderson (from Newmark Grubb ACRES) and Sun Products Corp (Lessee) for Top Commericial Real Estate Lease Transaction of the Year

Kip Paul (Cushman & Wakefield|Commerce) who represented both the Buyer and Seller of Gateway 1, 3, 5, 6 for Top Commercial Real Estate Sales Transaction of the Year

Kip Paul for Top Commercial Real Estate Agent of the Year.

Monica M. Rafferty of Coldwell Banker Commercial Intermountain was the recipient of the 2013 CCIM of the Year award.

Also honored as the 2014 CCIM Business Excellence Awards Hall of Fame recipient was Kem C. Gardner, chairman and founder of The KC Gardner Company, a private commercial real estate company operating in the Intermountain West.

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