2019 Celebration Awards | Collaborative Business Nomination Form
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The MNCREW Celebration Awards honor the people and projects who contribute to commercial real estate success in Minnesota. The Celebration Awards align with MNCREW's mission "To ignite the commercial real estate industry through the collective achievements and unique strengths of women" and values of Excellence, Community, Leadership Advancement and Impact.

Thank you to our event sponsors C.M. Architecture (CMA), Commercial Partners Title, KOMA and media sponsor Finance & Commerce!

Important Dates:
Submission Deadline: Friday, October 11, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
Event: Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. at Midpointe Event Center
Submittal project requirements include:
*    The project does not need to be in Minnesota.
*    The project team as listed on the nomination must include at least one MNCREW member.
*    Project or business transaction must have been completed between September 2018 and August 2019.
*    A project can be submitted in multiple categories as long as it fits the requirements for that category.
Collaborative Business Award

The Collaborative Business Award honors MNCREW members who demonstrate an extraordinary commitment to marshal MNCREW talent for the purposes of growing business for MNCREW members. This award exemplifies the power and spirit of CREW and supports MNCREW's strategic goal to "increase member-to-member business through referrals and transactions."
The Collaborative Business Award also puts the spotlight on MNCREW's Mission: "To ignite the commercial real estate industry through the collective achievements and unique strengths of women." What better way to fulfill this mission than to work collaboratively on an impactful real estate project or transaction!

This award supports the MNCREW values of Excellence, Advancement and Leadership.

Judging Attributes
The judging panel will use the following attributes to rank, review and discuss the Collaborative Business nominations.
*    # of CREW members & non-CREW members (intentionality of collaboration)
*    # of different real estate occupations represented, including # of CREW members of different occupations (complexity of collaboration)
*    Size of project & transaction (in square feet & dollars)
*    Intentionality of team creation
*    Impact to each team member (business growth or increase in stature)  
*    Evidenced ability of the team to collaboratively overcome challenges
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Nominator's Name 


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Nominator's Email

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Project Name 


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List the members of the team, including name, email, company, role and occupation. Indicate MNCREW members with an asterisk (*).  


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Size of the project (square footage) 


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Value of the project/transaction ($) 


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Describe how the project team was developed addressing the intentionality of selecting and/or working with members.  


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How many members have worked on a team together before? Is this a first time collaboration? If the team worked together before did they seek to bring any new members to the team? How many projects has the team completed together?  


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How has this collaboration helped to grow the business or stature of the involved MNCREW members?  


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Describe how the team collaborated to overcome obstacles.  


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Please provide 1-6 photos to represent the team and/or project.   


Email photos to info@mncrew.org and reference the awards category and project name. PNG or JPG files accepted; 10 MB limit per email.


Please check below to indicate if you will send photos.  

Yes, I will send photos to support my nomination
No, I do not plan to send photos