From the beginning, Yardi Systems has been the recipient of numerous industry awards and accolades. In the last six years alone, Yardi and its employees have received the following honors:
Corporate AwardsBest of the Best Awards – Technology Adoption Category ALFA, 2012 The ALFA Best of the Best awards recognize innovative new programs and services that are creating the future of senior living. Awards are given in eight categories of operational excellence; both senior living provider companies and companies offering products and services to senior living communities are eligible. Yardi Systems and Pathway Senior Living were awarded an ALFA Best of the Best Award for utilizing technology to significantly simplify and automate management of Medicaid billing for Pathway communities offering a Medicaid option. Medicaid billing and coding is a complex process, and the Yardi/Pathway Medicaid billing solution reduces the amount of time and effort applied to this function and provides a greater assurance of accuracy across state Medicaid programs.
RealComm, 2012 | 2009 | 2008 | 2005 | 2004 Realcomm’s Digie Awards are presented annually to groundbreaking commercial real estate companies, individuals, and solution providers. In 2012, the new Yardi Orion™ for SharePoint® platform for 360-degree business intelligence, document management, and portals was recognized in the Real Estate Technology Innovation category as “a groundbreaking concept that promises an unprecedented level of integration.” In 2009, Yardi was honored in the Best Use of Technology — Real Estate Transaction category for its collaboration with Cushman & Wakefield. The award cited Yardi’s leadership in the development of software solutions for the global exchange of real estate data and contributions to business process automation. In 2008, Yardi and partners rCash, SiteStuff, Cambridge Solutions, and Bank of America earned the Best Technology — Real Estate Transaction award for pioneering an integrated procurement and invoice processing system to help CB Richard Ellis develop a paperless workflow.
Digital Impact Award
RealComm, 2009 | 2004 Anant Yardi received the Digital Impact Award from RealComm in 2004. Part of the prestigious Digie Awards, this honor is presented to “outstanding individuals who have consistently demonstrated tenacity and persistence in promoting technological innovation in our industry.” In 2009, Brad Setser, Vice President of Marketing at Yardi, earned a Digital Impact Award citing his tireless focus on relevant industry solutions and customer satisfaction, his consistent promotion of industry innovation, and his devotion to raising the bar of industry practices.
Realcomm "Digie" (Digital Innovation) Award Best Technology, Real Estate Transaction, 2008 Yardi earned the award for Best Technology in the Real Estate Transaction category for pioneering an integrated solution that promotes sustainability. Yardi and partners rCash, SiteStuff, Inc., Cambridge Solutions Ltd., and Bank of America successfully integrated procurement and invoice processing systems to help their joint client CB Richard Ellis develop an interconnected, paperless processing flow. The project is part of CBRE's "Planet Building" initiative that aims to improve operational sustainability and efficiency and make the nearly 2 billion square feet of commercial real estate under CBRE management carbon-neutral by 2010.
Business of the Year Award CA 35th Assembly District, 2006 Company founder Anant Yardi accepted a framed proclamation from Assemblyman Pedro Nava, which characterized Yardi Systems as an exemplary small business that "empowers, encourages, and challenges its employees to work to their highest potential." Yardi Systems was also lauded for its volunteer and philanthropic efforts to advance humanitarian causes.
Best Provider of Property Management Software Apartment Finance Today, 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 For the sixth year in a row, Apartment Finance Today readers voted Yardi Systems as the best provider of property management software. Yardi continues to dominate the property management software industry, as 26.4 percent of respondents reported that it was their primary software suite, a sizable jump from 21.6 percent in 2005. View Article » Best Technology Provider, Property Management Multi-Housing News, 2008 | 2007 | 2006| 2005 | 2004 For the fifth year in a row, Yardi Systems received the "Best Property Management Software" award from readers of Multi-Housing News. This summer, Multi-Housing News presented the 2008 winners of their Technology Choice Awards, which recognize those firms that "stand apart from the rest and deserve to be celebrated as the industry's very best."
Inman News' Top 100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders List for 2010
Company President Anant Yardi and Senior Vice President of Point2 Saul Klein have been named to the prestigious Inman News Top 100 Most Influential Leaders in Real Estate List for 2010 in the Technology category. View Article »
Entrepreneur of the Year SouthCoastBusiness and Technology Awards, 2007 The Santa Barbara Foundation South Coast Business and Technology Award committee named Anant Yardi as Entrepreneur of the Year. As President and Founder of Yardi Systems, Mr. Yardi was recognized for his demonstrated success with outstanding entrepreneurship, innovation, and leadership in the fields of business and technology.
Top 35 People to Watch
RealComm, 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 RealComm named Anant Yardi as one of its “Top 35 People to Watch” in 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, and 2012. Peter Altobelli, General Manager of Yardi’s Canadian operations, was named in 2005, and Brad Setser, Yardi’s Vice President of Marketing, was honored in 2007, 2010, 2011, and 2012. The list identifies those people who are at the intersection of commercial real estate, corporate real estate, and technology and have demonstrated a willingness to go the extra length. Criteria for the award include 21st-century vision, persistence, patience, and willingness to fail. Recipients are recognized for achievements in enhancing the tenant experience, automating buildings, promoting paperless transactions, and fostering efficient, flexible, sustainable, and reusable design.
Hall of Fame Inductee Multi-Housing News, 2004 Anant Yardi, Founder and President of Yardi Systems, Inc., was recognized as one of 12 leaders who have had the greatest impact on the industry throughout 2004. The induction into the "Dozen Who Make a Difference" is reserved for those figures who have shaped the industry in a profound way, not just for one year or five, but for a decade or more.
Membership Recruitment Award National Affordable Housing Management Association, 2005 | 2006 Mark Livanec, Director, Affordable Housing and PHA Sales, has been awarded the "NAHMA Membership Recruitment Award" for the second year in a row. This award is given annually to a NAHMA member who leads in new-member recruitment for the previous 12-month period. Now in its second year, this awards program honors individual lifetime achievement, outstanding individual leadership in several categories, and outstanding partnership organizations. Livanec has worked with Yardi Systems, Inc. since 1998 and is actively involved in NAHMA, regional AHMAs, NCSHA, NLHA, CARH, NAHRO, and The Campaign for Affordable Housing. He also maintains NCP-e, COS, and PHO industry certifications.
Professional Appreciation Award Multifamily Information and Transactions Standards (MITS), 2005 Yardi Systems received a "Professional Appreciation Award" presented by David Cardwell of the National Multi Housing Council (NMHC) and the Multifamily Information and Transactions Standards (MITS) group. The award was presented to outstanding individuals from companies participating in the MITS initiative and was given to Tamara Berndt, Residential Product Manager of Yardi Voyager property and asset management software. She received the award in recognition of her leadership in, and commitment to, the development and implementation of apartment industry data standards.