At CREW DC, we’re proud to celebrate the standout achievements and leadership exhibited by our members, awarding both individual and industry awards each year in an event that attracts hundreds of members, guests and leaders from the Washington, DC, commercial real estate industry.

These awards reinforce and highlight CREW Network’s mission to influence the success of the commercial real estate industry by advancing the achievements of women, showcase the power of networking and demonstrate the organization’s support to the community.

CREW DC recognizes outstanding achievements through the following annual awards:

Individual Awards

The Impact Award is CREW DC’s top honor and is intended to recognize lifetime achievements in local real estate by a woman. The award winner demostrates a long track record of outstanding performance and achievements in the local real estate market; has been a role model for others; has mentored other women and has broken barriers in her field.

The Corporate Leadership Award recognizes a President, CEO, Principal, or other senior leader of a company within the real estate community (male or female, member or non-member) who has shown individual leadership in encouraging and promoting women within their leadership team.

The Annual Achievement Award is designed to recognize a CREW DC member who has achieved success with a significant achievement/challenge in their individual career goals over the course of the past year.

The Rising Star Award recognizes a CREW DC member who is 35 years of age or younger who has made noticeable contributions to CREW by being active in CREW DC events, committees and charities which CREW DC supports and who demonstrates leadership skills.

The Esprit de Corps Award recognizes a CREW DC member who continually puts significant and outstanding effort into CREW and has demonstrated a strong commitment to furthering CREW’s goals and mission.

Industry Awards (Note that all industry awards take into consideration the participation of CREW DC member(s) on that team)

The Placemaking Award recognizes a team who worked together on a development, major renovation or redevelopment project that demonstrates excellence in functionality, aesthetics and relationship to its surroundings. Developments in this category include mixed use, office, retail, multifamily, apartment, condominium or any combination thereof.

The Dealmaking Award is given to the team of professionals who worked together on a transaction that demonstrated excellence, resourcefulness, collaboration and industry best practices. The team may include landlord broker/agent, tenant broker/agent, seller broker/agent, buyer broker/agent, bank officer, mortgage banker, in-house professionals or other professionals, including attorneys, accountants, valuation and title experts, etc.

The Best Interiors Award is awarded to the team who has completed an interiors project in a commercial/retail/multifamily residential space that has improved the overall aesthetics and functionality of that space. In turn that space will have improved its marketability and/or workplace/livability environment. Open to architects/designers/construction managers/ general contractors/furniture sources, etc.

The Most Creative Marketing Award is awarded to a company or individual who has developed the most creative and effective advertising or marketing program that promotes commercial real estate, including projects, transactions and/or initiatives.

Click here for the 2018 CREW DC Awards event page for sponsorship and registration.