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Impact Awards

The CREW Network Impact Awards recognize achievements of CREW Network members that are considered exceptional in the following categories:

Member-to-Member Business

The Member-to-Member Business Impact Award honors a CREW Network member who consistently demonstrates an extraordinary commitment assembling member talent, resulting in measurable business for other CREW Network members. This individual exemplifies the power and spirit of CREW Network. This award is not necessarily measured in the most dollars earned, but by the significance of the business brought to the  members involved. Submission requirements include:

  • Time frame covered; at least some part of the transaction occurred during the last two years
  • Description of networking success, with quantitative and/or qualitative measurements of the business done together and how doing business together had an impact on these CREW Network members.

Economic and Community Improvement

Real estate projects can transform the built environment and have the power to transform and revitalize a community, often beyond the boundaries of the project. The Economic and Community Improvement Impact Award honors a CREW Network member who played a pivotal role in a real estate project that had a significant and measurable positive impact on the community. Submission requirements include:

  • Time frame covered; completed or achieved a significant measurable milestone in the last two years
  • The end result – "the after picture" – including the applicable measurable benchmarks that demonstrate project success; it should be noted that while some projects may be measured in large dollars, smaller projects may have just as much impact on the community or impacts that are not easy to measure

Career Advancement for Women

The Career Advancement for Women Impact Award honors a CREW Network member who consistently exemplifies CREW Network's commitment to elevating the status of women in commercial real estate by working to advance the careers of other women. This award is presented to a member whose actions had a significant impact on one or more women, giving them the skills or confidence to pursue and succeed in new opportunities. Submission requirements include:

  • Time frame covered; completed or achieved a significant measurable milestone in the last two years
  • Description of nominee’s efforts and the results supporting this nomination, such as testimonials from women who benefited from the efforts of the nominee.

Entrepreneurial Spirit

The Entrepreneurial Spirit Impact Award honors a CREW Network member who has achieved a unique career success or milestone as the result of taking a risk. This person is often ambitious and is willing to step outside the box to create something new or different. They provide services, develop products, or improve practices by organizing, developing, or deploying available resources in an innovative way, either within their own company or a larger organization. Submission requirements include:

  • Time frame covered; completed or achieved a significant measurable milestone in the last two years
  • Description of entrepreneurial effort and end results