Bayside receives Silver Awards at The Nationals

The NAHB’s National Sales & Marketing Council (NSMC) recently announced the Silver Award winners for The Nationals new home sales and marketing awards, for home builders, developers, associates and consultants.

Bayside, a Carl M. Freeman Companies Community, brought home two silver awards. For its overall and vast lifestyle programming, Bayside won a silver award. With hundreds of classes and events held for community members, Bayside’s lifestyle programming has been recognized for residents who are looking for an active community.

Jennifer Idzi Greenawalt also received a Silver Award for her work and leadership of Bayside Institute.

“Jennifer has done an incredible job of programming life enrichment classes for Bayside Institute that members are excited to attend,” representatives said. “Her relationship with members and commitment to the community show why she has been nominated as a finalist. The Nationals salutes and honors the best in the building industry for their determination, integrity, creativity and endurance.”

Silver Award Winners are the top vote recipients in each category and are the finalists for the Gold Award. The awards were presented as part of the International Builders’ Show, on Feb. 19 at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, and it drew more than 1,000 attendees.

“The Nationals are the most prestigious awards of their kind, setting the benchmark for innovations in new home design, marketing and sales,” said Kelly Fink, chairperson of the Nationals. “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, the Nationals award program continues to recognize superior new home sales and marketing achievements. With 61 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.

During a three-day judging process, a panel of seven industry professionals from across the country determined the Silver and Gold award winners from a field of nearly 1,300 entries.

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