Laguna Real Estate has been named in Real Estate Business’ Women in Real Estate Awards list of honourees for 2019 in three categories, including ‘Diversity Major Independent of the Year’, ‘Principal of the Year – Olivier Miller’ and ‘Office Administrator of the Year – Nicole Smithard’.
The Women in Real Estate Awards, the first national awards program to recognise the contribution of women in real estate, is dedicated to recognising excellence among the industry’s top female professionals and companies that promote gender diversity and a commitment to the progression of women.
The finalist list, which was announced on Thursday 9 May, features over 180 high-achieving real estate professionals across 27 categories.
REB editor Tim Neary said that the REB Women in Real Estate Awards is designed to show REB’s support for the women in Australian real estate.
“It is a necessary new initiative to celebrate and recognise the female leaders, role models and future champions of the industry and to join the campaign for a more gender-balanced world,” Mr Neary said.
“The awards provide a platform for women in the industry to showcase their talents. It is a great way to recognise the industry’s high-performance female agents, property managers, BDMs and businesses.”
Principal at Laguna Real Estate Olivier Miller said she was humbled by the nomination.
“Laguna’s recognition for its excellent contribution to the Noosa Real Estate industry reinforces the strength of the brand in connecting with the community and engaging with its customers. We are proud that over two-third’s of our team are female, and hold the majority of senior management positions,” she added.
The winners will be announced at a five-star gala dinner on 27 June at the Four Seasons Hotel Sydney.