Nomination packets need to be authorized by a regional/corporate supervisor. Certain categories require a Nominator Declaration to support the nomination. Suppliers are welcome to nominate for the Community Service Award and Lifetime Achievement Award.
All multifamily employees. A person may be nominated for more than one category. All properties nominated must be located in Washington State. All persons nominated must perform the bulk of their responsibilities in Washington State (though they may operate in other regions as well).
Designate of the Year; Nominate a CAM, CAMT, CAS, NALP, CAPS, or SHCM credential holder who really shines since earning their credential!
Nominations are due by 5:00 pm Friday, September 8, 2017.
Impartial judges and panels will evaluate submissions. Judges will be selected from within and outside Washington and within and outside the property management industry.
Select categories will be shopped on a secret and/or scheduled basis during October and November, 2017.
Finalists in each category will be determined based on the scores of the Nominator and Nominee packets and/or shops and interviews. Some finalists will proceed onto a panel interview during November and December, 2017.
Participants, companies and properties will be listed in the award program and subsequent media as they appear on the official Nominee Information Form. Please ensure spelling is accurate.
WMFHA reserves the right to alter or combine categories at their discretion. In addition they may choose not to present an award in categories receiving less than a minimum of submissions.
A shop can include a secret shop and/or a scheduled on-site interview
Panel interviews may be conducted on-site or at another location to be determined.
Not all nominees will qualify as a finalist
Questions? Call Tricia at 425.656.9077
Nominations Open: August 8
Nominations Due: September 8
Nominee Packet Due: September 29
Shops and Panels: Oct through Dec
8th Annual Emerald Awards Gala: February 16, 2018
2017 Emerald Recipients
All submissions are to be received by 5:00 p.m. at the WMFHA office on their specified due dates. Late submissions will not be accepted and exceptions will not be made.
Click on the links below to access the online Nomination Forms.