AWARDS

Awards

The Northern Rhode Island Board of REALTORS® is pleased to recognize the sales achievements of its members as well as the contributions members make to the real estate industry, the REALTOR® Association and the Community.

C2EX Endorsement 
In 2018, the National Association of REALTORS® proudly launched
Commitment to Excellence (C2EX), a program that empowers REALTORS® to demonstrate their professionalism and commitment to conducting business at the highest standards. Learn more or register at www.c2ex.realtor. The following NRIBR members have been honored with this distinction: Monalisa Aguiar, Duane Boucher, Michele Cerreta, Jeannette D’Angelo, Kim Bolano, Linda Delach, Kevin Dumont, Janice Geddes, Andre Goulet, Michael Lambrese, Martha Lapierre, Jennifer Lemme, Raymond Majeau, Anne McCrann, Sherri Mercurio, Leesa Michael, Chris Whitten, Robert Williamson.  

Diamond Sales Awards 
Presented each March;  This recognition program is composed of outstanding REALTOR® members who have attained designated sales and listing volume and who strive to provide the highest level of professional real estate services.  
Click here for the list of our 2020 Awardees.  

The 2021 Diamond Sales Award program (1/1/21 – 12/31/21) is now open.  Click here for more information on the 2021 awards, including rules for submitting your application.  After reading the rules in their entirety, access the application by clicking here.  The deadline to file is 1 week earlier this year:  4:30 pm EST on 1/24/2022.

Good Neighbor Award  
Presented to a member who has made a positive impact in the Northern Rhode Island Community, the Good Neighbor Award seeks to highlight and inspire an individual’s personal contribution to the community as well as their impact as a role model for other REALTORS®.  The Good Neighbor Award is intended to recognize individual contributions, not association or companywide efforts.  The Good Neighbor Award recipient will receive a $1,000 donation to a charity of their choice on their behalf. Does not have to be awarded every year. The 2021 Good Neighbor Award winner was Judy Mastalerz of Century 21 Stachurski Agency.  In honor of her selection, We Heart Lives received a $1,000 grant from NRIBR. 

The 2022 Good Neighbor Award application is now available. The deadline to apply is February 28, 2022.  Click here to download the application & guidelines

REALTOR® of the Year 
Presented each July, the REALTOR of the Year® award recognizes an outstanding member of the Board who has provided distinguished service to the Northern Rhode Island Board of REALTORS®, RI Association of REALTORS®, National Association of REALTORS®, the Business Community and has demonstrated volunteerism in civic and charitable organizations.  Congratulations to our 2021 REALTOR® of the Year Chris Whitten of Premeer Real Estate, with locations in RI and MA.  The annual nomination form is posted here on May 1st.

Golden “R” 
The Golden “R” award may be presented in September to a REALTOR® member who has demonstrated, consistently over the years, service, support and promotion of the Board and its mission.  This individual attends meetings on a regular basis.  Congratulations to Edward Stachurski, our 2021 Awardee, of Century 21 Stachurski Agency with offices in Pawtucket and Lincoln, RI.

Rookie Golden “R” 
The Rookie Golden “R” award may be presented in September to a New REALTOR® Board Member of 5 years or less who has consistently demonstrated service, support and promotion of the Board and its mission.  This individual attends meetings on a regular basis.  Congratulations to our 2020 Awardee Alissa St. Jacques of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Cumberland.

Affiliate of the Year 
The Affiliate of the Year award may be presented in September to an Affiliate member who has demonstrated consistently  service, support and promotion of the Board and its mission.  This individual attends meetings on a regular basis.  One-time award.  Congratulations to our 2020 Awardee Brad Pelletier, Esq. of Pelletier, Marshall & Clark, Attorneys at Law.

Richard Fontaine Award 
The Richard Fontaine award may be presented in September to a member of our Board of Directors who has provided exceptional and distinguished service.  Congratulations to our 2020 Awardee Alexander Parmenidez of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.

NRIBR Scholarship Award
The NRIBR Scholarship is awarded on the basis of scholastic achievement, leadership ability, and need to two high school students in the amount of $1,000 each.  Click here to download the 2022 application. The deadline to apply is April 1, 2022.

See a list of Past Award Winners Here.