Orlando, FL – March 7, 2016 – The NAIOP Central Florida Chapter recognized nine CBRE professionals for their outstanding contributions to the commercial real estate industry in 2015 at the annual “Best of the Best” awards gala. They were:
Nan McCormick received the overall “Office Broker of the Year” and “Office Tenant Rep” awards. She also received the “Largest Lease Deal of the Year” award, along with Nick Poole of JLL, for an office building (1101 Greenwood Boulevard) transaction totaling 155,048 square feet in the Lake Mary submarket.
David Murphy received the overall “Industrial Broker of the Year” and “Industrial Tenant Rep” awards. He was also a finalist in the “Industrial Landlord Rep” and “Industrial Investment” categories.
James Mitchell received the “Retail Broker of the Year” award based on total transaction volume.
Robbie McEwan received the “Land Broker of the Year” award, which included the sale of 474 acres near Universal Boulevard to a subsidiary of Universal Parks and Resorts for $130 million. This transaction represented the single largest land deal ever in the Orlando tourist market.
Shelton Granade received the “Investment Multi-Housing Broker of the Year” award based on total transaction volume.
Monica Perez Wonus received the “Rookie of the Year” award as an integral member of CBRE’s Industrial & Logistics brokerage team in Orlando.
CBRE’s Jay Dixon (Office Landlord/Tenant Rep), Ron Rogg (Investment Office) and Preston Hage (Investment Land) were also recognized as finalists at the event.
“Winning these awards serves as a testament to our commitment to delivering outstanding service and results for our clients,” said Bill Moss, Senior Managing Director with CBRE, who served as emcee for the award ceremony held in Orlando, Florida.
CBRE’s Orlando office has been a leader in commercial real estate services since its inception in 1983. The NAIOP Central Florida “Best of the Best” annual award program recognizes developers and development projects as well as commercial real estate brokers and significant sale and lease transactions in the Central Florida region.
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