The Retail, Industrial, and Office Properties Teams at NAI Alliance received three coveted awards at the 8th Annual Summit Awards Event held Friday April 19th at the Eldorado Hotel Casino Convention Center.
NAI Alliance Principal/Senior Vice President of Retail Properties, Kelly Bland, won the 2012 award for Retail Broker of the Year. The Broker of the year is based on total production from a broker in the retail industry. Some of Mr. Bland’s transactions in 2012 included TJ MAXX in South Lake Tahoe, and two openings of 99¢ Only Stores, as a landlord and tenant rep at the new store in Sparks at 580 E. Prater Way, and as a tenant rep for the new location at 595 South Virginia in Reno.
The NAI Alliance Industrial Property Team received the 2012 Largest Single Industrial Lease Transaction award. J. Michael Hoeck, SIOR; Michael Nevis, CCIM; Dave Simonsen, CCIM, SIOR; and Dan Oster of NAI Alliance represented the landlord, Panattoni Development Company, and tenant in this transaction and were all in attendance to accept the Award. Trex Company leased a 337,500sf building at 2375 Newlands Road in Fernley NV. Trex Company is the country's largest manufacturer of wood-alternative decking and railing products, marketed under the brand name Trex®.
And finally, the NAI Alliance Office Team received the award for the 2012 Largest Single Office Lease Transaction. Scott Shanks, SIOR; Dominic Brunetti, CCIM; and Chase Whittemore secured the lease of the 75,500sf building at 520 South Rock Boulevard for Henry Schein. Henry Schein employs nearly 400 people in Northern Nevada and this new lease reflects their commitment to the area.
The Summit Awards of Northern Nevada recognizes notable achievements in the commercial real estate sector from 2012 while also looking forward to 2013. The Summit Awards is the only awards program of its kind in Northern Nevada to encourage and recognize distinguished commercial agents, brokers, property managers, developers and projects. The annual Summit Awards are sponsored by the Northern Nevada chapters of CCIM, CREW, and NAIOP.
Congratulations to all the winners!
NAI Alliance's Dominic Brunetti presents the Retail Broker of the Year Award to Kelly Bland.