-Arizona State University’s W. P. Carey School of Business honors Real Property Management East Valley, a star franchisee in the Phoenix area, as a Spirit of Enterprise Award finalist-
For Real Property Management (http://www.realpropertymgt.com), 2012 has been a hallmark year.
This year alone, Kirk McGary, Real Property Management’s founder and CEO, was named an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year regional award winner, the residential property management company has been placed on the Inc. 500|5000 at 228, and it received placement on Entrepreneur magazine’s 2012 Franchise 500 list.
The full-service residential property management company specializes in single-family rental units, an investment area which has grown significantly in recent years.
“It’s been a very strong year for our franchisees and the company as a whole,” said Chuck Thompson, COO of Real Property Management. “Our 2012 accomplishments highlight our strong commitment to entrepreneurism and the free enterprise while we have worked to redefine professional property management with a higher standard. Our East Valley franchise office is a true testament to this, and we’re proud of the work they do in the Phoenix area.”
Real Property Management East Valley was named one of ten finalists for the Spirit of Enterprise Award. This program is in its 16th year and honors firms for ethics, energy and excellence in entrepreneurship. Past winners include well-known names such as Cold Stone Creamery, Ollie the Trolley and Sundt Construction. Finalists are noted for creating a positive culture both internally and in the community as a whole.
“It’s truly an honor to be nominated for this prestigious award,” said Clint Rowley, president of Real Property Management East Valley. “Some of the most respected businesses in the area are recognized here. It’s a privilege to be named alongside so many esteemed companies in the business community.”
Out of the group of 10 award finalists, five Spirit of Enterprise Award Winners were awarded at the 2012 event. The Spirit of Enterprise awards are just one focus of the Spirit of Enterprise Center, which helps hundreds of businesses each year. The center offers companies the chance to recruit and meet with top ASU student talent, while allowing students to get hands-on business experience.
For more information about Real Property Management, property management services or franchising opportunities, visit www.realpropertymgt.com.
About Real Property Management
Real Property Management is a privately held, Utah based corporation with over 25 years of experience providing full-service residential property management for investors and homeowners throughout the United States and Canada.
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