The commercial real estate development association honored industry achievers for 2020.
The NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association Northeast Florida Chapter presented its 2020 awards March 18 to honor excellence in the commercial real estate industry.
Lifetime Achievement Award: Jeffrey Conn and W. Alex Coley, NAI Hallmark
The Klechak Award: Presented by the Downtown Investment Authority to Downtown Vision Inc. CEO Jake Gordon
Developer/Owner of the Year: VanTrust Real Estate LLC.
Office Broker of the Year: Katie Kirchner, partner, Strategic Sites Clifford Commercial
Industrial Broker of the Year: Tyler Newman, senior director, Cushman & Wakefield
Office Lease of the Year: Ascension Southpoint, Colliers International, Wade Powers, senior director
Office Sale of the Year: Bank of America, Cushman & Wakefield, Traci Jenks, senior director
Industrial Lease of the Year: Margo Gardens, JLL, Luke Pope, managing director, and Ross Crabtree, associate
Industrial Sale of the Year: 8451 Western Way, NAI Hallmark, Daniel Burkhardt, senior vice president, and Keith Goldfaden, managing partner
Construction Project less than $5 million: North Florida School for Special Education, Auld & White Constructors
Construction Project more than $5 million: Ponte Vedra Inn & Club, Ocean House, Danis Construction
Renovation Project of the Year: B the Bakery, Hurd Construction
Land Sale of the Year: AC Skinner Parcel, Colliers International, Wade Powers, senior director
Design of the Year: Perdue Showroom, Perdue Office Interiors
Chapter Merit Award: Seda Preston, associate director, Colliers International
Distinguished Service Award: Laura Gonzales, director of Capital Markets, Franklin Street