Townsville agents reel in accolades at international awards

first_imgRay White Commercial Townsville agent Troy Townsend said the teams effort combined with local business confidence had allowed the office to excel in the past year. “Our team has put in a really huge effort in the past 12 months and it’s satisfying to be acknowledged at an International level,” Mr Townsend said. “Our Townsville office won eight awards and has completed the largest number of commercial transactions in the region with over 200 deals completed within the last 12 months. “There is definitely a noticeable improvement in local business confidence which is translating to an up uptake in commercial space.” Ray White Commercial Townsville agent Troy Townsend.Mr Towsend took home the awards for team excellence in community contribution, number one client satisfaction award performer, number one for amount of transactions, Number five for amount of leasing transactions and Elite performer in the top 3 per cent of agents in Ray White Group. Ray White Commercial Townsville agent Tony Parker won the premier sales award and Stacie Stockham was named property manager of the year and received the award for number one property management growth in Revenue. “Stacie has risen to the top of her profession after starting with the group only 13 months ago,” Mr Townsend said. Ray White Commercial Head of Agency Operations Michael McCullagh said he was proud of every member and their achievements for the 2018-19 financial year.“Real estate last year had its challenges and I’m incredibly proud of how we stood by our values and our client-centric approach and still delivered some fantastic results,” Mr McCullagh said. “This is a celebration of individuals, teams and offices that we’re delighted to recognise with the Ray White Commercial awards.“We now have the opportunity, potential and talent to go on and be a true commercial powerhouse across Australasia.”Ray White Commercial award winners 2019 — full list:Top Performers — Settled Sales and Leasing Fees: Michael Willems — Ray White Commercial Gold CoastTop Offices — Sales and Leasing Fees: Ray White Commercial QueenslandDirector’s Cup: Paul Butler and Paul Forrest — Ray White Commercial Noosa and Sunshine Coast NorthTeam Excellence in Community Contribution: Troy Townsend — Ray White Commercial TownsvilleOffice Administrator of the Year: Jessica Vella — Ray White Commercial QueenslandAdmin Team of the Year: Ray White Commercial Northern Corridor GroupMore from news01:21Buyer demand explodes in Townsville’s 2019 flood-affected suburbs12 Sep 202001:21‘Giant surge’ in new home sales lifts Townsville property market10 Sep 2020Rising Star — Sales and Leasing: Tom Jones — Ray White Commercial (WA)Rising Star PM: Lauren Murphy — Ray White Commercial (WA)Property Manager of the Year: Stacie Stockham — Ray White Commercial TownsvilleProperty Manager Team of the Year: Ray White Commercial (WA)Auction Performer of the Year: Michael Willems — Ray White Commercial Gold CoastAuction Office of the Year: Ray White Commercial Gold CoastCutting Edge Award: Ray White Commercial Northern Corridor GroupTeam of the Year: Ray White Commercial Northern Corridor GroupMarketing Campaign of the year: Former Fairfax Media print site sale — $7.425MMarketing Excellence — Print Media: Tony Williams — Ray White Commercial QueenslandMarketing Excellence: Jared Johnson and Lachlan Marshall — Ray White Commercial QueenslandClient Satisfaction Award Performer: Troy Townsend — Ray White Commercial TownsvilleClient Satisfaction Award Office: Ray White Commercial TaurangaTop Performers — Number of Transactions: Troy Townsend — Ray White Commercial TownsvilleTop Offices — Leasing Fees: Ray White Commercial Gold CoastTop Performers — Leasing Fees: Scott Stephens — Ray White Commercial NSW — Sydney NorthTop Offices — Property Management Performance: Ray White Commercial Gold CoastProperty Management Growth — Revenue: Ray White Commercial TownsvilleProperty Management Growth — New Managements: Ray White Commercial South Sydney. READ MORE Spring in step of real estate market Ray White Commercial Townsville Team Names from left to right: Graeme Russell, Troy Townsend, Adrian Pascoe, Stacie Stockham, Peter MCCann, Alex Nicolosi, Tony Parker.LAST Friday night more than 150 guests descended on the Great Room in Brisbane’s W Hotel for the annual Ray White Commercial awards. The celebration recognised agents in the company from around Australia, New Zealand, America, Hong Kong and Malaysia.The Townsville office is understood to have brought home eight awards.READ MORE Auction event buzzing with active bidderslast_img read more

US evacuates from Japan virus ship

first_imgAn American passenger gives reporters the thumbs up while arriving with others at Haneda Airport in Tokyo for a flight home, where they will face further quarantine after already being locked down on the Diamond Princess cruise ship off Yokohama, Japan. AFP More than 70,500 have beeninfected across China by the COVID-19 virus as the world battles to contain theoutbreak that has sparked panic buying and jitters over the global economic impact. Outside China, the biggestcluster of infections is on the Diamond Princess cruise ship off Yokohama,where coronavirus cases have climbed quickly to 355 despite passengers beingconfined to their cabins during a 14-day quarantine. (AFP)center_img TOKYO – The United Statesflew home its citizens from a coronavirus-infected cruise ship in Japan Monday,with other nations preparing to follow suit as global concerns grow over thespread of the disease and the death toll at its Chinese epicentre topped 1,700.last_img read more

NLEX revs up

first_imgMcGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC return Indian national gunned down in Camarines Sur End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend NLEX can’t seem to do anything wrong these days, and coach Yeng Guiao is asking himself the same question the rest of the PBA is asking: “Is this for real?”ADVERTISEMENT View comments With Carlo Lastimosa and Alex Mallari taking turns in hitting the big shots in the stretch on Sunday night, the Road Warriors won a fourth straight game in the Governors’ Cup, a 95-91 decision of Phoenix Petroleum at Smart Araneta Coliseum in Cubao.And while he appreciates the newfound character of his boys by pulling this close one out of the fire, Guiao also can’t wait to play the elite teams in the coming days so he can see for himself what the Road Warriors are now made of.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’“We’ll see if we’re for real or just pretenders,” Guiao said after rising to 4-0 and breaking out of a tie for the lead with idle Meralco again.“The elite teams are coming up and we’ll see how we fare against them,” Guiao said, referring to Barangay Ginebra, GlobalPort and then San Miguel as his next three foes. “Against Ginebra, we will get a good measure of what kind of a team we really are.” LeBron James scores 31 points, Lakers beat Rockets Import Eugene Phelps had 23 points after three periods but was held to the very minimum in the first 10 minutes of the fourth. His final four points came after that Mallari triple and really didn’t matter anymore.Matthew Wright was the only local in twin digits for Phoenix with 17, even as Aaron Fuller fired 18 points and had 24 rebounds for the Road Warriors, who, this early, could be looking at winning at least three more games for safe passage into the playoffs.NLEX had missed making it past the eliminations in two conferences this season.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite LATEST STORIES 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano NLEX has beaten classy teams in this run as the Road Warriors own victories over Alaska and Rain or Shine. It looked, for most of the game against the Fuel Masters, that Phoenix was ready to snap what now stands as a six-game winning streak dating back to the latter part of the Commissioner’s Cup eliminations.That was until Lastimosa and Mallari bailed them out.Lastimosa fired 11 of his 14 points in the fourth and Mallari eight, counting a triple that beat the 24-second shot clock with nine ticks remaining and put the game to bed, 93-87.“This is a really nice win for us, because we’re starting to look as a team,” Guiao said. “Winning games in the endgame, being able to hold our own and pull through in crisis situations, those are good signs for a team trying to put it together.”Phoenix played with control almost 90 percent of the way only for the Fuel Masters to sputter at crunchtime.ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ ‘I’m out!’: PewDiePie releases last video before taking break from YouTube Kawhi Leonard, Clippers rally to beat Pelicans Ai-Ai delas Alas on Jiro Manio: ‘Sana pinahalagahan niya ang naitulong ko’ Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Cool Smashers secure No. 1last_img read more