The Savannah Board of Realtors held their 2011 Awards Luncheon Friday, February 17, 2012 at the Savannah Riverfront Marriott.
Each year the Savannah Board of REALTORS® (SABOR) recognizes and awards the Best of the Best REALTORS® with the Distinguished Sales Society Awards. Out of over 1,250 Board Members, only about 12% achieve this honor. Recipients are classified into First Time Recipient, Continuing Members (years 2-10) and Special Recognition for each year beginning with Year 11.
This year Glenda Ganem was recognized for making the Society in each of 36 Years.
Other special awards are bestowed at this time as well.
REALTOR® Of the Year honoring one REALTOR ® for their professionalism, civic activity, business accomplishments, and service to the Local, State and National Boards of REALTOR ®S®. Winner – Don Golden of Coldwell Banker- Garvin Affiliate of the Year Winner – George Evans of Wells Fargo Mortgage
Konter Hall of Fame Award given to members who have excelled, through a minimum of twenty (20) years of service to the local, state and national associations, to the real estate industry, the community, and the public. Winner – Roberta Bennett of Prudential Coastal Georgia Properties and Dorothy Owens of Dot Owens Realty Philip M Heidt Award Winner – Linda Kelly of ERA Southeast Coastal
The 2011 SABOR Presidents Award went to Ben Farmer of Ben Farmer Realty and Matt Buck of Signature Properties.
The SMLC 2011 Presidents Award went to Don Golden of Coldwell Banker-Garvin
Also honored was Bonnie Gaster – Prudential Southeast Coastal, for her individual achievement in political advocacy.