REIC Announces Recipients of 2018 Pursuit of Excellence Awards

TORONTO, June 4, 2018 – The Real Estate Institute of Canada (REIC), a leading national provider of advanced education to professionals in the real estate industry, is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 REIC Pursuit of Excellence Awards.

The awards are presented annually to individuals and organizations that have advanced excellence in the industry.

“REIC extends congratulations to all award winners,” said Interim Executive Director and CEO Sandra De Medeiros, CAE.  “These outstanding members and organizations have gone above and beyond to display their dedication to professionalism in real estate, and we are happy to celebrate them.”
Award recipients were formally recognized at the Awards gala held on May 31, 2018 at the Hôtel Place d’Armes in Montreal, Quebec during REIC’s 2018 Annual Conference. 

REIC Emeritus Award
Crystal Deley, ARM® CMOC – Accredited Condominium Management Services
Ron Penner, CPM® CRP – Globe Property Management

J. A. Weber Award
Yolanta Murphy, CPM® ARM® – CMHC Edmonton

Murray Bosley Sales & Leasing Member of the Year
Ken Finch, FRI CPM® – Royal LePage Signature Realty

Real Estate Management Member of the Year Award
John Bowen, FRI CPM® ARP – Canderel Commercial Services

REIC Finance Member of the Year Award
Michael LaPorte, CRP – NLD Consulting

REIC Community Services Award
Jim Burton, FRI – RE/MAX Infinity Realty Inc.
Mercedes Wong, FRI – Prompton Real Estate Services

W.P.J. McCarthy Corporate Partner of the Year Award
Gateway Property Management

QuadReal Literary Award
Barry Lebow, FRI CRF – Barry Lebow Professional Practice Inc.

QuadReal Excellence Award
Gord Kinney, CPM® – APC Contracting

Chapter Administrator of the Year
Myla Bicol – REIC BC Chapter

Chapter Initiative of the Year Award

Don Hill Award – Large Chapter
REIC Toronto Chapter 

Don Hill Award – Small Chapter
Real Estate Institute of Manitoba (REIM)

Chapter of the Year Award – Small Chapter
Real Estate Institute of Manitoba (REIM)

In addition, the REIC Calgary Chapter received the IREM Outstanding Canadian Chapter Award during the awards gala.
About the Real Estate Institute of Canada (REIC)
The Real Estate Institute of Canada (REIC) is a not for profit organization that has been educating and certifying specialists in real estate sales, leasing, property management, finance, and investment since 1955.

REIC members represent an unsurpassed level of experience, commitment and dedication to all sectors of the real estate industry in Canada. REIC members are governed by the Institute’s Code of Professional Standards to ensure that the Institute’s values are upheld and a high standard of business practice is delivered.

For further information contact: 
Tel: 416.695.9000 x350 or 1.800.542.7342 

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