Previous Winners

2018 Orange County Great Park Sports Complex Joel Stensby, KPRS Construction Services, Inc.; Lynn Jochim, FivePoint Holdings, LLC; Andrzej Czech, NBBJ
2017 Potter’s Lane Milo Peinemann, CEO, American Family Housing
2016 Musco Center of the Performing Arts Chapman University
2015 Outlets at San Clemente Steve Craig of Craig Realty Group
2014 Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center (ARTIC) Dave Burrus, Clark Construction Group – CA, LP; Samuel Sims, Parsons Brinkerhoff
2013 Bill Holmes Tower @ CHOC Children’s Hospital Waldo Romero – CHOC; Max Burcham – McCarthy Building Companies, Gary Owens – FKP Architects, Inc., Michael Swain – WBSA Construction Admin & Associate Architect, Hassan Hallak – Jacobs – Construction Mgmt.
2012 Eastside Christian Church Anaheim Fred Wallitsch, Jonathan Bagnall and Gale Coffman, Synder Langston, LP
2011 UCI Medical Center Expansion Rod Hammett, Hensel Phelps Construction


2018 Imagine More Sharon Taylor, St. Mary’s School; Terry Moore, St. Mary’s School; Josh Westling, Westling & Associates Construction Management; Kevin Ivey, KPRS; Christy Thordsen, KPRS; Michael Fabian, KPRS; Chris Savage, RGA Architects; Erin Thrash, RGA Architects
2017 Edwards Lifesciences Starr Atrium Rick D’Amato – LPA, Inc.; Dan Boos – AV Design Engineer; Sue Pursche – Tangram Interiors; Dave Seastrom and Scott Fitzsimmons – DPR Construction; Edwards Lifesciences – Tom Porter
2016 TRADE Marketplace and Food Hall Lincoln Property
2015 Harbor Distributing James Young, Anne Bretana, Mark McManus and Jaimelynn Shah – Gensler; Tommy Reyes – Harbor Distributing; Tom Strickland – ARCO National Construction Company
2014 Christ Cathedral Tower of Hope LPA Inc., JLC Associates, MATT Construction, Saunders Commercial Seismic Retrofit, Lamprecht ArchiTEXTural
2013 Park Place – LBA Realty, Irvine Karen Penhall and Tracey Hagadorn of LBA Realty
2012 Foxhead, Inc., Irvine Lonnie Nadel and Bill Shubin of Shubin Nadal Realty Investors
2011 N/A (See Tenant Improvement)


2018 Easterseals Southern California Headquarters Sonaly Dudheker and Todd Shumaker, H. Hendy Associates
2017 Vans HQ Howard Building Corporation – Adam Herig; RAPT Studio – Keith Muller; Vans – Michael Szekley
2016 Kawasaki Motor Corp H. Hendy Associates
2015 ASICS North Dennis Potts McKinney Advisory Group of America HQs DPPM Project Management; Charlie Copelan and Jamie Lee Keller of McKinney Advisory Group; Rick D’Amato of LPA; John Gunther and Jo-E Immel of Snyder Langston/Optym
2014 Lionakis’ Newport Beach Office Tenant Improvement Lionakis, Thorpe Construction, Savills Studley, Anderson Audio/Visual, Emmes Realty Services of CA
2013 – Tie – 1st Recipient Goodman Birtcher North America Gary Mason & Kevin Eddy of Coastal Pacific Construction
2013 – Tie – 2nd Recipient Goodman Birtcher North America Heidi Hendy and Felicia Hyde of H. Hendy Associates
2012 Category Did Not Exist


2018 Anaheim GardenWalk Philip D. Voorhess and Jimmy Slusher, CBRE
2017 Chapman Grand Chapman University; CBRE – Alex Hayden
2016 Savi Tech Center Cushman & Wakefield
2015 MetroCenter at South Coast Tom McCarthy and Ed Cook of McCarthy Cook
2014 Bank of America Campus Sale Cushman and Wakefield-The Cole Team: Jeff Cole and Ed Hernandez
2013 – Tie – 1st Recipient 5901 Bolsa Ave., Huntington Beach Listing Brokers: Rick Ellison, Jeff Chiate & Randy Ellison of Cushman & Wakefield
2013 – Tie – 2nd Recipient 5901 Bolsa Ave., Huntington Beach Buyer’s Representative: Michael Hartel, Voit Real Estate Services
2012 Crystal Cathedral Maria Rullo Schinderle and Joe Novoa, Diocese of Orange; Timothy R. Busch, Sheila M. Muldoon, the Busch Firm; and Alan H. Martin, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
2011 2600 Michelson, Irvine Kevin Shannon, Bob Smith, Paul Jones, Karen Scholte and Todd Tydlaska, CBRE, Inc.


2018 Metagenics And Carrington Mortgage Lease Transactions Allison Kelly and Carol Trapani, CBRE
2017 Cylance World Headquarters Savills Studley – Jeff Manley, Taylor Wood and Kyle Pringle
2016 Autogravity Cushman & Wakefield
2015 Mazda North America Operations Chon Kantikovit and Rick Kaplan of Cushman & Wakefield; Rumi Walsh of Mazda USA
2014 Orange County Transportation Authority Peter Andrich, Rick Warner and Matt Osborn of CBRE
2013 The New Kaleidoscope, Mission Viejo Scott Kaplan, Erik Westedt, and Justin McMahon of CBRE
2012 Meggitt Inc., Irvine Steve Case, Michael Bennett, Sue Lyle, Jeff Wallace, Holly McManus, Mary Spoerre, Stephanie Vannote and KarlaWynia, Irvine Co.; Ken Kramer and Ren Smith, Nossaman LLP; and Carol Meade and Greg Haly, CBRE
2011 American Sports Center Expansion Loius J. Tomaselli, 360 Commercila Partners


2018 Category removed
2017 Reata Glen CCRC / The Orchards HC Reata Glen Orange County CCRC LLC – Troy Bourne, Ryan Currie and Warren E. Spieker III; Bank of America Merrill Lynch – Michael Atkins, Bill Balfour III, Melissa Reynolds, Jana McKinney and Melanie Alexander; Spieker Senior Development Partners – Toby Mellows and Ned Spieker, Jr.
2016 Summerhouse Huntington Beach Buchanan Street Partners
2015 Quintana Office Complex – Irvine Kirk Kniss and John Lippmann of New York Life Real Estate Investors; Ray Lawler and Drew Huffmann of Hines; Kevin MacKenzie and Lee Redmond of HFF
2014 Outlets at San Clemente Kim Surch and Ilya Voziyan of Wells Fargo, as Primary Agent and Lender; John Stephens and Brian Brown of Union Bank, as Co-Agent and Lender; Cathy Janke of US Bank as Lender
2013 Mesa Management Portfolio Kristen Croxton & Greg Reed of Beech Street Capital; and Matt Palmer of AEGON USA Realty Advisors, LLC
2012 Sares Regis Group, Boardwalk Apartments, Huntington Beach Cathy Janke, Kendall Ching and Gerlie Javier, US Bank; Jake Lehmkuhl, Stefan Junus and Kristine Price, California Bank & Trust
2011 108 loan $281.4MM Loan Portfolio Tom Senske, Opus Bank


2018 Patrick Donahue and Lawrence Casey Donahue Schriber
2017 Steven T. Card Savills Studley
2016 Snyder Langston Supporting 40 Nonprofits
2015 Hilbert Museum of California Art, Chapman University Mark and Jan Hilbert
2014 Women for Girls and Girls Inc. Cathy Janke of US Bank
2013 Various Charities and Company Drives Karl Kreutziger of Driver SPG
2012 KidWorks Community Development Corp. Sharon Kline, CBRE Capital Markets
2011 Share Our Selves In Memoriam Anza Vang, Hoag Memorial Hospital Bob Campbell, CT Realty Investors


2018 Wendy Rogers, CEO, LPA
2017 Sharon Kline, Executive Vice President, CBRE Capital Markets Debt & Equity Finance
2016 Pat Whitaker, CEO, Innovative Housing Opportunities
2015 Laura Archuleta, President, Jamboree Housing Corp
2014 Holly Cindell, Director, McCarthy Building Companies Inc.
2013 Lydia Shen, Managing Director, Commercial Mortgage, Western Region, Cornerstone Real Estate Advisors
2012 N/A
2011 Lori Sarner Smith, General Counsel and Vice President, Craig Realty Group, Inc.


2018 Jennifer Bojorquez, Partner, Troutman Sanders


2018 Elise Puritz, Director of Business Development, MHP Structural Engineers