Nominations for Leadership Awards Now Open

NAREIT is seeking nominations for its Leadership Awards. The REIT Industry Leadership Award, presented in memory of former Boston Properties (NYSE: BXP) CEO Edward H. Linde, traditionally is presented to a REIT executive. The REIT Industry Achievement Award is presented to an individual member in memory of E. Lawrence Miller, the former CEO of Bradley Real Estate Trust. A list of previous award recipients is available on REIT.com.

Guidelines for consideration of candidates for both awards include the following:

  • Individuals should have a distinguished reputation within the business community at large;
  • Individuals should have length and depth of service, both in the REIT and publicly traded real estate industry and as members of NAREIT;
  • Individuals should be actively involved in community service;
  • Individuals should have written and/or spoken on key industry issues; and
  • Individuals should have contributed to increasing understanding of REITs and publicly traded real estate by the public.

Both awards will be presented to the recipients during REITWorld 2015: NAREIT’s Annual Convention for All Things REIT® to be held Nov. 17-19 in Las Vegas.

Please forward the names of awards candidates with supporting information for consideration via mail to NAREIT, Attention: Alex Moss, 1875 I Street, NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC, 20006-5413; via fax at (202) 739-9401; or via email to amoss@nareit.com.

The deadline for receipt of nominations is Oct. 1.

(Contact: Alex Moss at amoss@nareit.com)

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