ARM OF THE YEAR
For demonstrating outstanding leadership
and a commitment to advancing the
residential management profession
CHAPTER INNOVATION AWARDS
Recognizes innovative programs developed and delivered by IREM Chapters
AUSTIN CHAPTER Future Leaders Program
GEORGIA CHAPTER Measurements: The Dashboard to Success
GREATER DENVER CHAPTER Real Estate Management Career Workshop
REGION 3 EDUCATION COMMITTEE Leadership Seminar Series
AMO OF THE YEAR
For outstanding performance in advancing
the real estate management industry
through customer service, employee
support, and ethical practices
MEB MANAGEMENT SERVICES
cites its core purpose is to enrich
the lives of its clients, residents and
team members by creating value—
which means they understand the
value created by being an AMO firm.
MEB holds the company and all of its
employees to a higher standard with
continued professional development,
community service and adherence to
IREM Best Practices.
CPM OF THE YEAR
For demonstration of exceptional commitment to client and tenant service, community
service, leadership and ethical practices
BRANDEN BARKER, CPM
BARKER PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
BATON ROUGE, LA.
BRANDEN BARKER is an exemplary CPM who goes above and beyond.
From caring for tenants, staff and
the community during a region-cov-ering flood, to allowing for peaceful
protests during a time when the city
was divided, to assisting a sexual assault victim who also happened to be
a tenant, Barker consistently provides
superior service to all those he works
with and makes a difference in individuals’ lives.
BENJAMIN OATES, JR., ARM
MARCO POLO APARTMENTS
BENJAMIN OATES embodies the spirit
of the ARM certification in the knowledge, leadership and vast industry
network he provides to his management team and residents. In addition,
in the face of the worst fire in a high-rise structure ever in Honolulu, Oates
worked tirelessly to evacuate residents, ensure access for first responders, provide shelter for all, and above
all, take care of his people.