AAMD Celebrates 50 Years with 2018 Tributes Awards

Posted By: Christopher Dean Association News , Industry News ,

Over fifty awards presented to top-performing individuals, suppliers and communities across Metro Denver’s rental property communities

On November 9, the Apartment Association of Metro Denver (AAMD) hosted over 1,300 members and allies from across the region for its 2018 Tributes Awards celebration. More than fifty Tribute awards were presented to individuals, suppliers, and communities for notable, lasting achievements in Colorado’s multi-family real estate sector.

“This was a special year for Tributes, as it also marked our association’s 50-year anniversary of operating in the Denver Metro area,” said Mark Williams, Executive Vice President of AAMD. “We are proud of our members for the enduring and positive impacts they provide their communities, and we are grateful to our generous sponsors for having made this evening a terrific success.”

The Tributes Awards represent apartment communities of every size and price point, underscoring the availability of high-quality rental housing for anyone who seeks to reside in the Denver Metro area.

“This year’s finalists and award winners represent the very best of Denver’s apartment communities. They go above and beyond for their tenants, employees, and neighborhoods, helping to make Denver America’s greatest city to call home.” said Williams. “Our industry will continue to innovate and enhance the rental experience for Metro Denverites, benefitting generations of Coloradans to come.”

The Lex at Lowry, Westlake Greens and Contour 39 all received the overall Grand Tribute community awards, which were among other awards such as Most Innovative Amenity Package, Most Captivating Model Home & Leasing Center, and individual awards for Most Outstanding Community Managers, Maintenance Technicians, Groundskeeper, Housekeeper and more.  The full list of award finalists is at www.tributes2018.com.

There were over 300 individual, community and company finalists, representing the following management companies: Advenir Living, Alliance Residential, Allied-Orion Group, AMLI Residential, Apartment Management Consultants, Avenue 5 Residential, Aviva Properties, Baron Properties, Bell Partners, Berkshire Communities, BH Management, BLDG Management, BROE Real Estate, Camden Property Trust, Cardinal Group Management, ConAm Colorado, Confluence Communities, CWS Apartments, Echelon Property Group, Embrey Management Services, Flatirons Park, Gables Residential, Grand Peaks Property Management, Granite Management Group, Greystar Real Estate Partners, Griffis / Blessing, Griffis Residential, Holland Partner Group, Inland Residential, Jericho Properties, Laramar Management, Legacy Partners, Lincoln Property Group, Milestone Management, Mission Rock Residential, Pinnacle Property Management, PMRG, Redpeak, Schofield Properties, Silva-Markham Partners, Simpson Property Group, Windsor Communities, Wood Residential and Zocalo Community Development

 

Full List of 2018 Tributes Recipients:

Community Excellence Awards:

  • Most Innovative Amenity Package:
    • Bell Flatirons, Bell Partners
    • Country Club Towers II & III, BROE Real Estate
    • The Ridge at Mountain View Apartments, Greystar Real Estate Partners
  • Most Innovative Curb Appeal:
    • 1044 Downing, Redpeak
  • Most Outstanding Model Home and Leasing Experience:
    • Belmont Buckingham, Baron Properties
    • The Confluence, PMRG
    • Westlake Greens, Legacy Partners
  • Most Impactful Renovation to a Community:
    • Contour 39, Holland Partner Group
  • Most Innovative Resident Engagement:
    • Griffis Union Station, Griffis Residential
  • Most Outstanding Community Teams:
    • Florence Square Apartments, Echelon Property Group
    • Stone Mountain, Echelon Property Group

 

Individual Excellence Awards

  • Most Outstanding Assistant Managers:
    • Jessina Lentfer, Alta Pinehurst Apartments
    • Nadya Ostritsky, Highland Crossing and Square
    • Crystal Szymanski, Terra Vista at the Park
    Most Outstanding Corporate Office Support Staff:
    • Adam Smith, Greystar Real Estate Partners
  • Most Outstanding Community Managers:
    • Kyle Anderson, Lex at Lowry
    • Kat Flowers, Fox Crossing
    • Angela Gilmore, Kent Place Apartments
    • Joanna Hawk, Gables Speer Blvd.
  • Most Outstanding Executives:
    • Mary Oldenburg, ConAm Colorado
    • Amie Robertshaw, Echelon Property Group
  • Most Outstanding Grounds Personnel:
    • Eric Bunge, The Sanctuary at Tallyn’s Reach
  • Most Outstanding Housekeeper:
    • Rosa Galarza, Hartley Flats
  • Most Outstanding Leasing Professional:
    • Samar Anderson, Camden Flatirons
    • Tara Daughters, Uptown Square
    • Kelsey Lawless, The Confluence
  • Most Outstanding Maintenance Supervisors:
    • Kevin Lafler, Downtown Belmar
    • Nestor “Fabian” Ramos, Contour 39
    • Eli Wolfgram, Addison at Cherry Creek
    • Piero Yomona, St Paul Collection
  • Most Outstanding Maintenance Technicians:
    • Jeff Bachmann, AMLI Inverness
    • Jim Hunt, Addison at Cherry Creek
  • Most Outstanding Marketing Professional:
    • Faith Aids, Redpeak
  • Most Outstanding Regional Managers:
    • Marcia Armstrong, Redpeak
    • Adam Berger, Alliance Residential
    • Nicole Hildebrand, Mission Rock Residential
  • Most Outstanding Regional Maintenance Directors:
    • Mel Hoffman, ConAm Colorado
    • Lannon Quintana, Cardinal Group Management
  • Most Outstanding Rookie to the Multifamily Industry:
    • Titus Neal, The Dakota at Governors Ranch
  • Most Outstanding Training Professional:
    • Sandi Dumas, Legacy Partners

 

Industry Supplier Excellence Awards

  • Most Innovative Use of Technology by a Supplier:
    • ParkM
  • Most Outstanding Supplier Sales Professional:
    • Heather Tewahade, HD Supply
  • Most Outstanding Supplier Companies:
    • ParkM
    • Power Apartment Leasing & Marketing

 

Grand Excellence Awards

  • Jack Shapiro Award: Most Outstanding Supplier Professional:
    • Liz Wiler, Allegra Marketing
  • Most Outstanding Independent Rental Owner:
    • Robert Alldredge, Jericho Properties
  • Grand Tributes Award: Community & Teams:
    • Contour 39, Holland Partner Group
    • Lex at Lowry, Greystar Real Estate Partners
    • Westlake Greens, Legacy Partners
  • Grand Tributes Award: Management Companies:
    • Echelon Property Group
    • Redpeak

 

About the Apartment Association of Metro Denver

The Apartment Association of Metro Denver is among the largest multi-family housing trade associations in the country, representing and supporting over 336,000 apartment homes in Denver.

For a full list of Tributes 2018 Finalists, please visit www.tributes2018.com.