CORE Awards

2018 Carolinas CORE Awards

November 8, 2018
The Ritz-Carlton,Charlotte
201 East Trade Street

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The mission of the CORE Awards is to promote excellence and effectiveness of Corporate Real Estate (CRE) professionals and the CRE industry in the Carolinas by celebrating exemplary contributions at a festive gathering of CoreNet members and constituents. Our 2018 event will be held November 8th at The Ritz-Carlton Charlotte in Uptown Charlotte. This marquee event is black-tie optional.

Carolinas CORE Awards Finalists
We are proud to present the finalists in our six award categories:
  • Innovation of the Year
    • Blackbaud HQ
    • Fidelity - LEAP Program
    • BB&T - Atlas Strategic Planning BI Suite
  • Project of the Year (< 50,000 SF)
    • Artisan Brewing Ventures
    • News & Observer
    • BB&T Park Building
  • Project of the Year (≥ 50,000 SF)
    • Barings HQ
    • Compass HQ Modernization
    • BB&T Leadership Institute
  • Executive of the Year
    • Martin Walsh, Sonic Automotive
    • Jenna Geigerman, Citrix
    • Danny Seaton, Red Hat
    • Bruce Sargent, IBM
  • Service Provider of the Year
    • Chris LaPata, BHDP
    • Chris Butlak, Barringer Construction
    • Ruth Cline, Little
  • Young Leader of the Year
    • Ana Marshall, Red Hat
    • Emily Bramwell, PMC Commercial Interiors
    • John Christenbury, Cushman & Wakefield

Attendee Registration

Registration for the 2018 CORE Awards gala is currently open. Don't miss out on this opportunity to celebrate the many exciting ways our members are “Changing the Carolinas!”  

  • Table of ten - $2,000
  • Tickets - $200/person
  • Attendance includes:
    • Mix and mingle with the “best of the best” in Carolinas CRE; 400 attendees are expected
    • Open bar cocktail hour with live entertainment
    • Plated, three-course dinner with wine at the Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte
    • Awards presentations, speaker, videos and photo ops
    • After party at the luxurious Museum Tower residences rooftop pool deck and lounge
  • To purchase contact


Sponsorships for the 2018 CORE Awards gala are now available. CoreNet would like to thank the 2018 CORE Awards title sponsor, JLL, for their generosity and ongoing commitment to this marquee event. 

Available Sponsorships: 

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 Thank you to our previously committed sponsors:

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Don't miss out on this opportunity to celebrate the many exciting ways our members are ushering in a new era of corporate real estate in the Carolinas! To learn more about the CORE Awards and to view our past winners and event photos, please follow these links: