NAIOP Southern Nevada Chapter Announces Winners of 20th Annual Spotlight Awards

NAIOP Southern Nevada

NAIOP Southern Nevada

LAS VEGAS – March 13, 2017 – NAIOP Southern Nevada has announced the 2017 winners of the 20th Annual Spotlight Awards. The prominent awards event, held March 4 at Red Rock Hotel & Casino, honored distinguished businesses and individuals connected to the commercial real estate and development industry locally. The awards program is designed to highlight NAIOP members who positively impact the industry and increase public awareness through their outstanding achievements.

Here are Southern Nevada’s 2017 Spotlight Award recipients:

Industry Award Category Winners

  • Trendsetter Firm: The Howard Hughes Corporation
  • Principal Member of the Year: Rod Martin, Majestic Realty Co.
  • Associate Member of the Year: Leroy Taylor, Logic Commercial Real Estate
  • Special Recognition – For working on a study of the proposed BLM Resource Management Plan and its potential impact on economic development: John Ramous, Harsch Investment Properties; John Restrepo, RCG Economics; Mike Shohet, Jones Lang LaSalle; Alan Schlottmann, Theodore Roosevelt Institute
  • Principal Firm of the Year: Prologis
  • Developing Leader of the Year: Courtney Goffstein, Colliers International
  • Broker of the Year – Office: Ryan Martin, CCIM, SIOR, Taber Thill, SIOR and Patti Dillon, Colliers International
  • Broker of the Year – Industrial: Higgins Toft Team, CBRE
  • Broker of the Year – Retail: Adam Malan and Deana Marcello, Logic Commercial Real Estate
  • General Contracting Firm of the Year: DC Building Group
  • Architecture Firm of the Year: Coda Group Inc.
  • Brokerage Firm of the Year: Colliers International
  • Engineering Firm of the Year: Kimley-Horn and Associates
  • Financial Firm of the Year:  CommCap Advisors
  • Ellie Shattuck Spirit of Spotlight: Katrina Bruce, NAIOP Southern Nevada


Project Honor Award Winners

  • Industrial Park: Parc Post
  • Office Building: Ainsworth Gaming Headquarters of the Americas
  • Industrial BuildingOver 2000,000 Square Feet: Black Mountain Distribution Center 3
  • Industrial Building- Under 200,000 Square Feet: Republic Services Material Recovery Facility
  • Special Use – Healthcare: ENT ASC/Clinic
  • Special Use: T-Mobile Arena
  • Retail Building Special Award: IKEA – Las Vegas
  • Retail Building: Boot Barn
  • Redevelopment Project: Southern Nevada Health District New Headquarters Facility
  • Public Use/Government – Recreation: Sean’s Park Phase 1
  • Public Use/Government: Nevada State College Nursing, Science & Education Building and the James E. and Beverly Rogers Student Center
  • Tenant Improvements – Large Office: Pinnacle Entertainment Headquarters
  • Tenant Improvements – Medium Office: Sykes Call Center – Durango
  • Tenant Improvements – Small Office: Fox Rothchild
  • Tenant Improvements – Retail: TruFusion
  • Tenant Improvements – Other: Apollo – RedFlint
  • Tenant Improvements – Hospitality: Beerhaus Restaurant
  • Sustainable/Green Building: Las Vegas Corporate Center 20



NAIOP Southern Nevada is a chapter of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, and it comprises more than 400 members serving the local Southern Nevada market. NAIOP is the leading organization for developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial, retail and mixed-use real estate, with 18,000 members in North America. NAIOP advances responsible commercial real estate development and advocates for effective public policy. For more information, visit  For more information on NAIOP corporate, visit