NAIOP Southern Nevada chapter announces winners of 24th Annual Spotlight Awards, presented virtually


LAS VEGAS NAIOP Southern Nevada, an organization representing commercial real estate developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial, retail and mixed-use real estate, held its 24th Annual NAIOP Spotlight Awards in a March 25 virtual awards ceremony.

Celebrating commercial real estate, this annual marquee event was held virtually for the second year in a row, complying with Covid-19 guidelines. It honored and recognized top local professionals and businesses for achievements, projects or deals done during the prior year. Nominees and winners celebrated with their favorite food and beverage from the comfort of their own home or conference room, with many NAIOP members holding their own Spotlight Awards watch parties with friends, family members and colleagues.

The following are Southern Nevada’s 2021 Spotlight Award recipients:

Project Award winners

Retail Tenant Improvement 
Majordomo Meat & Fish Restaurant

Retail Building
Commercial Tavern Shell

Healthcare Tenant Improvement     
Henderson Hospital Observation and Emergency Department Expansion

Healthcare Building   
Steinberg Diagnostic Medical Imaging

Redevelopment Project        
Lifeguard Arena

Multi-Family Project 
KAKTUSlife @dean martin

Special Use – Under 100,000 SF        
Lee Canyon Hillside Lodge

Special Use – Over 100,000 SF
The Expo at World Market Center Las Vegas

Special Use – Academic         
UNLV Fertitta Football Complex

Office Tenant Improvement – Under 20,000 SF

Wilson Elser – Las Vegas

Office Tenant Improvement – Over 20,000 SF         
Black Fire Innovation at UNLV Tech Park | Building One

Office Building           
Durango 215 Point

Industrial Building Build-to-Suit       
PACCAR Parts Distribution Center

Industrial Building Spec
Prologis I-15 Speedway Logistics Center 3

Industrial Park Under 100,000 SF
PSi Commerce Center

Industrial Park Over 100,000 SF       
Prologis I-15 Speedway Logistics Center 1-4

Industry Award winners

Financial Firm of the Year
CommCap Advisors

Engineering Firm of the Year

Brokerage Firm of the Year


Property Management Firm of the Year

Architecture Firm of the Year

Carpenter Sellers Del Gatto Architects          

General Contracting Firm of the Year
Martin-Harris Construction

Broker Team of the Year – Industrial
CBRE – Higgins Toft Team

Broker Team of the Year – Office

Colliers International – Thill, Dillon & McInerney Office Team

Broker Team of the Year – Retail

Colliers International – CNR Retail – Chris Clifford, Steve Neiger, Brett Rather

Developing Leader of the Year

Marianna Hunnicutt, P.E., ENV SP

Development Firm of the Year

Special Recognition
Jake Higgins & Sean Zaher

2020 Virtual Bus Tour

Associate Member of the Year
Cassie Catania-Hsu     

Principal Member of the Year
Julie Cleaver

About NAIOP Southern Nevada

NAIOP Southern Nevada is a chapter of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, and it comprises nearly 600 members serving the Southern Nevada market. NAIOP is the leading organization for developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial, retail and mixed-use real estate, with 20,000 members in North America. NAIOP advances responsible commercial real estate development and advocates for effective public policy. For more information, visit For more information on NAIOP corporate, visit



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