Women of Influence Awards

2018 CREW Denver Women of Influence Awards

Building an All-Star City

This year, CREW is excited to honor women in the Denver commercial real estate industry who have played a significant role in Building an All-Star City. This is your opportunity to nominate either an individual or a project.

This year's award categories are as follows:

Above the Stars - nominee is an individual
All-Star Project - nominee is a project
Rising Rock Star - nominee is an individual

For more information regarding each category please click here.
Nominations are due Friday, June 29th and the event will take place October 4th.

online nomination form


Reaching New Heights!

Recognizing Achievements in the Commercial Real Estate Industry



Video Montages of the 2017 Winners | Women of Influence Awards Photo Gallery (by Grant Oakes Photography)

On Wednesday, October 4, 2017, CREW Denver held their annual Women of Influence Gala to recognize six women who have been noteworthy in their efforts to make Denver a great place to live, work and play.
 
“Denver is on its way to becoming a world class city and the CREW Denver Women of Influence awards recognize that a lot of the energy and effort to drive that transformation is coming from women in influential roles in commercial real estate,” said Kim Duty, CREW Denver’s 2017 President.
 
Honors were given to Top Achievers in five key commercial real estate disciplines as well as a Rookie of the Year.  The award winners were:

  • Real Estate Development: Celeste Tanner, Co-Founder, Confluent Development
  • Construction and Design: Virginia McAllister, CEO, Iron Horse Architects
  • Commercial Lending and Finance: Monica Newman, Executive Vice President, CBRE
  • Commercial Real Estate Law: Carolynne White, Shareholder, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
  • Brokerage: Lynda Gibbons, President, Gibbons White
  • Rookie of the Year: Laura Spitzmiller, Senior Credit Analyst, MidFirst Bank

To view information regarding the winners of the 2017 Women of Influence Awards click here. 

Top Achiever Award

A woman who is outstanding in her field and has achieved a level of success above and beyond her peers within her specific field of practice listed above. This may include representing or completing an impactful project in the Denver Metro market, achieving a quantifiable milestone within her field, achieving a large tactical goal on behalf of her company, or has worked to advance or mentor other women within her field.  

We recognized women in the following categories:

  • Law
  • Commercial Lending / Finance
  • Construction & Design (Construction Management/General Contracting/ Architecture/Design/Engineering/Space Planning)
  • Real Estate Development / Asset and Investment Management
  • Brokerage (Investment sales / Leasing / Tenant rep / Debt & Structured Finance)

Rookie of the Year Award

Honors a woman who has been in her specific field for five (5) or fewer years and is excelling in her practice above and beyond her peers. She is likely taking bold steps toward being a leader and making significant connections within her field. She may be making important and impactful decisions and creating a name for herself among her peers and colleagues.

To view information regarding the winners of the 2017 Women of Influence Awards click here.