Reno, NV, 5/23/2016 - Colliers International was recognized again this year at the 11th Annual Summit Awards on Saturday, May 14th, 2016, at the El Dorado Hotel in downtown Reno. The Summit Awards, which is hosted by CCIM, NAIOP and CREW, is the premier annual event that recognizes the success of distinguished commercial agents, brokers, developers, and property managers as well as commercial projects in the Northern Nevada region.

Receiving awards at the event were Tim Ruffin, Melissa Molyneaux, SIOR, CCIM and Robert LaChance, CSM. Colliers Reno brokers Ruffin and Molyneaux received the Office Broker of the Year award. This is Molyneaux’s second time receiving the award and Ruffin’s ninth time. In addition to being named Office Brokers of the Year, they also received the award for the Largest Lease Transaction for a 27,000 square foot lease with Coral Academy at 6275 Neil Rd.

Robert LaChance received the Property Manager of the Year award for the Northern Nevada area. The accolade is given to the professional who has demonstrated exceptional knowledge and experience on a daily basis. Robert currently manages 1.4 million square feet of commercial real estate and is the only property manager in Northern Nevada that has earned his Certified Shopping Center Manager designation (CSM).

Roxanne Stevenson, a Senior Vice President at Colliers International, presented the award to LaChance and was noted saying he “works diligently toward providing the highest level of service to every client and tenant and continually strives to increase the profitability of his properties.”

“I am very honored to be recognized for these accomplishments but I am even more pleased to see the industry recognition that our office is receiving,” says Molyneaux, a Senior Vice President and Executive Managing Director with Colliers. “Both Tim and Robert continue to provide excellent service to our clients and being recognized this year is a testament to their hard work and dedication to the client.”

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