CBRE has swept the commercial categories at the 2015 REIQ Awards for Excellence, winning three trophies including Commercial Agency of the Year.
CBRE Asset Services Director Julie Magennis was named Commercial Property Manager of the Year while CBRE Associate Director, Capital Markets, Peter Court was named Commercial Salesperson of the Year.
The REIQ awards recognise outstanding achievements and innovation in all fields of real estate practice.
At last night’s gala dinner in Brisbane, Ms. Magennis received the Commercial Property Manager award for her achievements in her dual role as both a portfolio manager and as head of the 10 staff in CBRE’s Brisbane Asset Services team.
Her achievements in 2014 include adding two additional properties to her South East Queensland portfolio, having a 99% success rate in regard to tenant retention and overseeing some significant sustainability wins.
Mr. Court, who heads CBRE’s Brisbane Metropolitan Investments team, was awarded Commercial Salesperson of the Year in recognition of the outstanding sales results delivered for clients during 2014 and the role he has played in the growth and success of the firm’s metropolitan sales division.
CBRE Managing Director, Jonathan O’Brien, attributed the company’s success at this year’s awards to the outstanding efforts of all staff across Queensland.
“Receiving three awards is a great accolade and one which recognises our commitment to delivering outstanding service and results for our clients,” Mr. O’Brien said.
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