And the REAL Award Winners Were...

And the Winners Were...

2017 Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Executive of the Year

Martin Clarke

Northern Trust

Martin is recognized for his strong contributions within his enterprise, elevating the value of his group within the bank to a multidisciplinary functions - focusing on global location strategy through the details of change management. Further, Martin has served at the executive leadership level of the Chicago chapter and creating a peer-to-peer community of end users.

Congratulations Martin!

2017 Service Provider of the Year

Adriana Calderon


Adriana is recognized for her vast critical skills, from project disciplines from logistics, cost containment, construction management, contract negotiation as well as architectural and building management systems. Her work from Chicago reaches regionally for her clients and has resulted in multi-millions of dollars of savings.

Congratulations Adriana!

2017 Young Leader of the Year

Jonathan Zeitler


Jonathan is recognized for being a leader with his organization and his community. He is a content expert and leader in sustainability, as well as establishing an internship program within his company. He also volunteers his time to causes such as the American Cancer Society, as well as Imerman Angels.

Congratulations Jonathan!

2017 Sustainable Leadership Award

Martignetti Companies

Ware Malcomb

This 680,000 square foot office and distribution facility achieved LEED Silver, which such accomplishments as a 300,000 square foot solar roof that generates electricity for half of the company's operations, hydrogen fuel cell technology for equipment handling, and overall whole building consumption improvement by 24 percent from code.

Congratulations to the Martignetti Companies team!

2017 Project of the Year Award

Zurich North America


Zurich North America's new headquarters is a complex building, architecturally significant, particularly in its market, and is the largest single-tenant office development in Chicago in more than a decade.

Congratulations to the Zurich North America team!

2017 Judges Award for Special Recognition

Chicago Connectory by Bosch and 1871


Whitney Architects is recognized for the design of a unique co-creation ecosystem, that is able to adapt as quickly as new IoT (Internet of Things) ideas are developed. The IoT co-creation and innovation space is the result of the partnership between Bosch and 1871.

Congratulations to the Chicago Connectory team!