Farbman Group, a full-service commercial real estate firm, has announced that their CEO, Andy Farbman, was named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the Executive of the Year category for its 16th Annual American Business Awards.
Farbman also earned a bronze award in the Lifetime Achievement Award-Business Services Industries category, while the firm earned bronze awards for Management Team of the Year in Business Products, and Company of the Year in the Real Estate-Large category.
Judges made the following comments regarding their choice of Farbman for the Gold Award:
“Andy’s track record of success leaves a lasting positive impression on business and the surrounding communities.”
“This is a very good story surrounding the very risky business of real estate. I especially enjoy the part where Andy learned his work ethic and value of the industry as a child.”
More than 3,700 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration. Categories include Startup of the Year, Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Live Event of the Year, and App of the Year, among others.
“The nominations submitted for The 2018 American Business Awards were outstanding. The competition was intense, and those recognized as Stevie Award winners should be immensely proud of this accomplishment,” says Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.
Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations.
Founded in 1976, Farbman Group/NAI Farbman handles all parts of real estate transactions, ranging from property management and leasing to acquisition and disposition. Today, Farbman has office, retail, multi-family, and industrial space throughout Michigan, Illinois, Ohio, and Wisconsin.