|The REINSW Awards for Excellence gives recognition to the real estate industry's top performers. The most prestigious awards of their kind in NSW, finalists and winners set the benchmark for professional standards and service in their specialist fields.
2008 REINSW Awards for Excellence
Congratulations to the 2008 REINSW Awards for Excellence winners!
The REINSW Awards for Excellence celebrate the outstanding achievements of real estate professionals across New South Wales, and recognises them as the foundation and future of the real estate industry. The awards also aim to encourage companies to strive for even greater success into the future.
Our finalists represent excellence in service, creativity, determination, differentiation and commitment. They were selected for their demonstrated achievements of the highest level in their category.
Woodrow Weight Award winner
For outstanding service to REINSW and real estate agency practice
The Woodrow Weight OBE Award is a lifetime achievement award in recognition of outstanding contribution to the NSW real estate industry.
"It is an absolute privilege to be giving this award to a person who has made an exceptional contribution to the real estate industry in NSW," said REINSW President Steve Martin.
"John has worked extraordinarily hard, not only to improve his business but to raise the overall bar in real estate, particularly with regards to ethics and marketing."
John McGrath is now entering his 26th year in real estate having started as a letting clerk at age 19. He is the chief executive and founder of McGrath Estate Agents. John and his company have won many awards including the Prime Minister's Award for Excellence in Business Community Partnerships in the medium-business category for their philanthropic contribution to Father Chris Riley's Youth Off The Streets.
"Integrity and outstanding character is shown by John not only in his work but in his commitment to assisting people less fortunate than himself. I cannot think of a more deserving winner of this year's award," Mr Martin said.
And the 2008 winners are ...