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Annual Awards


Past Award Winners


2015 Winners

Rising Star Award

Lindsey Myers, McCallum Sweeny Consulting

Significant Achievement

Michelle Gaillard, SunTrust Bank

Best Interiors Project

McMillan Pazdan Smith and CBI Millennium Cancer Treatment Center for Bon Secours St. Francis Health System

Leadership / Career Advancement for Women – Individual

Debbie McDonough, Cherry Bekeart

Leadership / Career Advancement for Women – Company

McCallum Sweeney Consulting

2014 Winners

Rising Star Award

Courtney Warren and Kay Hill

Outstanding Leadership Individual Award

Meg Scoopmire

Outstanding Leadership Organization Award

Sage Valuation

Most Significant Transaction

Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer

Best Interiors

GHS HQ- Cely Construction, McMillan Pazdan Smith, Young Office

2013 Winners

Rising Star Award

Kacie Jackson, ECS Carolinas, LLP

Outstanding Leadership Individual Award

Maggie Kleger, Britt, Peters & Associates, Inc.

Outstanding Leadership Organization Award

Wyche, PA

2012 Winners

Rising Star Award

Tara Brenton Hile, Newfound Studio, Architecture + Design

Outstanding Leadership Award

Hope Tz Schmalzl, Prudential C. Dan Joyner Commercial

Outstanding Leadership Organization Award

Clemson University’s Richard H. Pennell Center for
Real Estate Development

Significant Achievement Award

Sally Sarratt, Mcmillan Pazdan Smith

Lifetime Achievement Award

Nancy Whitworth, City of Greenville, Economic Development

2011 Winners

Rising Star Award

Mary Douglas Hirsch, Downtown Development Manager and Tracy Ramseur, Development Coordinator, City of Greenville Economic Development

Outstanding Sponsor Award

Elliot Davis, LLC

2010 Founding Board Members

Maurie Lawrence, Wyche Burgess Freeman & Parham, P.A.
Debbie McDonough, Elliott Davis, LLC
Tara Hile, Newfound Studios, LLC
Anna O’Brien, Cogdell Spencer
Karla Kelley, Complete Commercial Solutions
Hope Tz Schmalzl, Prudential C. Dan Joyner
Megan O’Neill, Wyche Burgess Freeman & Parham, P.A.
Hillary Andren-Wise, McMillan Pazdan Smith
Renee Dunlap, NAI Earle Furman
Patty Wilhoit, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, PLLC
Donna Millard, Elliott Davis, LLC; and
Kathryn “Kitty” Allen, Coldwell Banker Caine.
Lifetime Achievement Award: Anne S. Ellefson, Managing Director, Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A.

Lifetime Achievement Award

Anne S. Ellefson, Managing Director, Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A.

CREW Impact Award

Lisa Lanni, Principal, McMillan Pazdan Smith