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Celebrating the people behind the projects

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Thursday 7 November 2024
Tākina Convention Centre, Wellington

The Wellington Property People Awards celebrate and recognise the people behind the projects in the Wellington region.

In 2023 we brought together a sold-out crowd of over 330 guests for an unforgettable evening of exceptional networking and celebration – and we can’t wait to do it all again this year!

2023 Award
Winners

Greenwood Roche Supreme Excellence Award and Barnes Beagley Doherr Best Team Award
Willis Bond / Team Tākina – Wellington City Council, Willis Bond, Studio Pacific Architecture, Dunning Thornton Consultants, Beca, Holmes Fire, LT McGuinness and all the subcontractors and suppliers.

Beca Young Achiever of the Year Award
Lewis England, Te Rūnanga o Toa Rangatira

Catalyst Property Professional of the Year Award
Jonathan Manns, JLL New Zealand

Wellington Property Council Long Service Award
Mike Cole, Archaus

Property Council Outstanding Leadership Award
Richard Findlay, Colliers

TSA Management Excellence in Sustainability Award
Warren and Mahoney’s Sustainability Leadership Team – Simon Hardy, Emily Newmarch and Maria Walker.

Nominations open in early June – watch this space!

Key Dates 2024

Nominations Open | Early June

Nominations Close | Friday 30 August

Wellington Property People Awards | 6:30 pm, Thursday 7 November

Awards Categories

Beca
Young Achiever of the Year
This award is to acknowledge, encourage and most importantly, promote the positive contributions made to the industry by our young people.

This award recognises an individual aged 35 and under who:
🚀 Consistently demonstrates a passion and commitment to the local industry
🚀 Contributes substantially to their organisation, the local industry and/or their community
🚀 Continues to demonstrate competencies and achievements that make them stand out amongst their peers.

Nominees can be from any sector within the property industry, from quantity surveying, engineering, development, infrastructure, property management or architecture and design to property lawyers, accountants and real estate agents.
Catalyst Property Professional
of the Year Award
This award is directed to an individual who displays excellence in their profession and contributes to the wider property industry.

This award recognises a property professional who:
🚀 Consistently demonstrates a passion and commitment to the industry
🚀 Supports and facilitates opportunities for their industry peers through leadership, fostering relationships, innovation, supporting growth and making an overall positive contribution to the industry
🚀 Is an ambassador for their organisation and the property industry.

Nominees can be from any discipline within the property industry, from developers, managers and consultants to local government authorities, property owners and beyond.
Outstanding Leadership Award
This award recognises an individual, working in either the public or private sector, who has demonstrated outstanding leadership to drive progress within the local region.

This award recognises an individual who:
🚀 Consistently contributes to supporting their team, their peers, the community and the industry as a whole
🚀 Delivers high-impact results and significantly contributes to their organisation, project or the property industry
🚀 Is inspirational, leads by example and consistently strives for success as a team, driving progress and innovation.

Nominees can be from any discipline or associated discipline within the property industry. The award winner is inspirational, leads by example and consistently strives for success as a team. Their leadership qualities could have been evident in a particular project, leading and managing a team or organisation, or providing strategic direction.
BBD Best Team Award
This award recognises an industry team who has demonstrated excellence through:
🚀 Innovation
🚀 Design
🚀 Sustainability
🚀 Profitability

This team, through their outstanding work and collaboration, have gone above and beyond and overcome challenges effectively and efficiently. The team has benefited not only their own organisation and/or project but the property industry at large.

Teams who enter this category can include multi-organisation project teams, internal work teams, or any other collaborative team which is required to work together to achieve the desired outcome for a project in the region.
TSA Management Excellence in Sustainability
The property industry must demonstrate leadership in taking action to manage and support sustainability. This award recognises an individual or team who has demonstrated excellence in sustainability through:

🚀 Leadership
🚀 Implementation
🚀 Promotion

Through collaboration, this team or individual have championed sustainability initiatives, creating positive change within the industry or their organisation.

These initiatives will have benefitted not only their own organisation but also inspired action within the wider property industry and/or community or achieved a positive environmental outcome.
Long Service Award
This award is not open for nomination.

This award is awarded to an individual who has been in the property industry for 20+ years and has demonstrated outstanding commitment to the industry.

Their contribution to their organisation and/or the property industry and as a result, the local economy, has enhanced the creditability and reputation of the industry to the benefit of their peers.

The recipient will be selected by the Regional Committee and will be presented the award at the awards evening.
Greenwood Roche
Supreme Excellence Award
This award is not open for nomination.

This award is presented to a winner in a previous category, who is deemed by the judging panel to be the standout recipient above all other nominees for the 2024 Wellington Property People Awards.
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Judging
Panel

The Wellington Property People Awards are honoured to have an esteemed panel of judges at the helm:

Paul Robinson // Director, The Woolstore Management
Steve Maitland // Director, Colliers
Amy Rutherford // Partner, Greenwood Roche
Julia McPherson // Principal, Warren and Mahoney

Awards Partners

PRINCIPAL PARTNER

CATEGORY SPONSORS

If you are interested in partnering with the Wellington Property People Awards, please contact Nikki Livesey.

Regional Contacts

Tasch Dodson

Auckland Regional Manager

022 088 2724
tasch@propertynz.co.nz

Sarah Rundstrom

Central Regional Manager

021 951 150
sarah@propertynz.co.nz

Nikki Livesey

Wellington Regional Manager

027 533 6083
nikki@propertynz.co.nz

Aleisha Hogarth

South Island Regional Manager

022 454 0856
aleisha@propertynz.co.nz