The candidates for the CBA Special Recognition
Awards (Landlord, Rising Star, Collaborating Professional and Broker of the Year), are nominated by
You may only nominate one individual or company for each special recognition award.
You may nominate your company or a member of
Rising Star, Cooperating Professional and Landlord of the Year nominations must be accompanied by a narrative, not
to exceed 100 words explaining why this candidate is worthy of the award.
Broker of the Year Leadership Award nominations
must be accompanied by a statement of the nominees’ background
including: years in the commercial brokerage industry; evidence
of community involvement; note worthy transactions completed;
involvement in the Commercial Brokers Association and support
for the commercial brokerage industry.
All nominations are subject to the review by a
Presidential Council (Council), consisting of the three most
recent past presidents, the current president and the
president-elect of CBA, to ensure that each nominee possesses
the qualifications to be a worthy candidate for a special
The Council shall submit its nominees to a
Judging Committee not later than the January 28, 2013. The
Committee shall consist of two past recipients of the Broker of
the Year Award (to be selected by the CBA Board of Directors)
and the aforementioned five-member Presidential Council for a
total of seven members.
The winner in each category shall be selected by a combination of the popular vote of the membership, worth
two points and votes by members of the judging committee, worth seven points. The judging committee shall
consist of two past recipients of the Broker of the Year Award (selected by the CBA Board of Directors) plus the
aforementioned five-member Presidential Council.
Members may cast one vote for each nominee in the Special Achievement Award categories (Rising Star, Landlord,
Cooperating Professional and Broker of the Year).
Members may vote for a member of their own company, or in the case of Landlord of the Year, their own company.
The winner of the popular vote shall be the individual or firm receiving the highest number of the votes.
of the popular vote shall receive two points.
There are nine points to be earned. Two points are earned from the popular vote and seven from the Judging
The winner will be the individual or firm receiving the highest number of points
Candidates for the CBA Achievement Awards
(Deals of the Year) are selected from entries submitted by the
A Presidential Council (Council), consisting of the three most recent past presidents, the current president and the
president elect of CBA shall select, from among the nominees, not more than ten candidates for each Achievement
The Council shall submit its nominees to a Judging Committee not later than the January 28, 2013. The Committee
shall consist of two past recipients of the Broker of the Year Award (to be selected by the CBA Board of Directors)
and the aforementioned five-member Presidential Council for a total of seven members.
Immediately thereafter, the Judging Committee shall select a winner in each award category.
23, 2013. Said application shall be in
the possession of CBA, located at One Center Plaza (Mezzanine
Suite) Boston, MA 02108, no later than 5:00 p.m.
Any applicant who is licensed by the
Massachusetts Board of Registration and who is a member of
CBA, whose dues are current and whose Principal is licensed and
is also a member of CBA, whose dues are current, is eligible for
Said Applicant must also be a 2013 dues
paying member, at the time of the presentation of the CBA
If an applicant is a new member of CBA, only
transactions closed after the effective date of membership in
CBA will count as CBA Achievement Awards.
Transactions must have been closed or completed
with no outstanding contingencies to be eligible for
The Applicant must submit a properly executed
application to CBA on or before
PROMOTION OF THE CBA
ACHIEVEMENT AND SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARDS
Recipients of CBA Achievement Awards (as appropriate) may promote
their winner status on business cards, letterheads or printed matter
2012 CBA Deal of the Year (by category)
2012 CBA Broker of the Year
2012 CBA Rising Star
2012 CBA Landlord of the Year
2012 CBA Collaborating Professional of the Year
The Council and/or the Committee shall have the right to review with
any Applicant the documents relating to a transaction and that are
deemed relevant by the Committees. Any Applicant shall promptly
cooperate with these Committees.