Real estate companies and individuals honored for automation and digital leadership in commercial real estate
SANTA BARBARA, Calif., November 29, 2020 – A total of four Yardi® clients earned Digie Awards, considered one of the highest forms of recognition available in the commercial real estate industry, at the recent Realcomm | IBCon 2020 hybrid event.
The Digies, short for Commercial Real Estate Digital Innovation, recognize industry leaders, projects and advancements within technology automation and innovation. Individuals who have gone above and beyond to positively impact the CRE space are also recognized. The awards were presented this year during a unique hybrid event which featured multiple days of virtual content and in-person sessions in Aurora, Colo.
Arcadia Management, CBRE and Invesco received awards in the category for “Best Use of Automation,” an award given to companies who apply extraordinary technology, innovation and automation in their business processes.
Annette Prater, executive vice president at Brookfield Properties, was awarded the Julie Devine Digital Impact Award, presented to individuals for foresight and blazing new tech trails. It is named after a late industry innovator and partner of Realcomm.
“Yardi is proud to see the recognition for all these innovative companies and individuals who have set the bar for excellence during a year full of challenges,” said Rob Teel, senior vice president of global solutions for Yardi. Teel was also a recipient of the 2020 Julie Devine Impact Award, which was first presented in 2016.
“I am honored to be included alongside Annette Prater as a recipient of this award, which has recognized many dedicated leaders in our industry over the last four years,” Teel added.
Realcomm is a worldwide research and event company focused on technology, innovation and real estate operations. Realcomm produces annual networking and collaborative events along with webinars, workshops, CIO forums, magazine and newsletters for industry professionals. They have presented the Commercial Real Estate Digital Innovation Awards since 1999. For more information, visit realcomm.com.
Yardi® develops and supports industry-leading investment and property management software for all types and sizes of real estate companies. Established in 1984, Yardi is based in Santa Barbara, Calif., and serves clients worldwide. For more information on how Yardi is Energized for Tomorrow, visit yardi.com