Entries Sought for Sales and Marketing Awards
NAHB’s National Sales and Marketing Council (NSMC) has announced a call for entries for The Nationals new home sales and marketing awards. Home builders, developers, associates and consultants have until Sept. 23 to submit entries, including fees and exhibits.
"Celebrating their 25th anniversary in 2006, The Nationals are the most prestigious awards of their kind, setting the benchmark for innovations in new home design, marketing and sales," said Beth Williams, a Richmond Hill, Ga.-based builder and chairperson of the NSMC. "NAHB's commitment to recognizing originality, imagination and success has been exemplified by its award winners since the competition's inception."
Started in 1982 as the Institute of Residential Marketing (MIRM) Awards, The Nationals award program continues to recognize superior new home sales and marketing achievements. With 53 categories across various disciplines of the new home industry, the awards honor excellence in product and community design, advertising, marketing and sales achievements by individuals and sales teams.
Presented as part of the International Builders' Show, the awards ceremony is scheduled for Jan. 11 at the Orlando World Center Marriott Resort and is expected to draw more than 1,000 attendees.
During a three-day judging process, a panel of industry professionals from across the country selects Silver and Gold award winners from a field that typically includes more than 1,200 entries.
The Nationals are co-sponsored by Gladiator Garage Works, KitchenAid, and Whirlpool Corporation. Additional sponsors include Countrywide Home Loans National Builder Division, Housing Guides of America, Centerpoint, Quest, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Builder magazine, First Horizon and HomeBuilder.com.
For entry materials, click here.
For more information, e-mail Lisa Parrish, or call her at 800-658-2751 or 909-987-2758.