CBRE UK Property Management Shopping Centre win top prize at annual SCEPTRE Awards

CBRE Property Management (PM) UK Shopping Centre team has won the industry’s top prize at the annual SCEPTRE Awards, becoming Grand Prix winners for the third year in a row.

SCEPTRE is firmly established as the benchmark for excellence in all areas of shopping centre management. They are the pre-eminent accolade in the retail industry, putting the spotlight on management teams, retailers and suppliers that demonstrate real excellence. The SCEPTRE Grand Prix prize is awarded to the managing agent/owner operator that has achieved the highest aggregate scores in the shortlisting and judges ranking.

CBRE PM UK received 22 shortlisted entries and the following shopping centres and individuals were highly commended or winners on the night:

Retail Liaison award

Cribbs Causeway – WINNER

Centre MK – highly commended

Festival Place – highly commended

Covid Resilience Award

Cribbs Causeway – WINNER

Community Initiative Award

Galleries Washington – highly commended

Marketing Manager Award

Ian McGregor, Galleries Washington – highly commended

Emily Palmer, Festival Place – highly commended

Christmas Campaign

Cribbs Causeway – highly commended

Car Park of the year

Festival Place – highly commended

Centre Manager of the year

Claire Suggitt – highly commended

SCEPTRE judges commented CBRE’s shopping centre management operation, led by Carolyn Mantle: “Carolyn has always led and driven her centre management teams. We admire her tenacity and her talent at getting the absolute best from her teams. She has contributed so much to so many and has had a positive impact within the industry.”

Andie Penman, COO PM UK commented: “How absolutely fantastic! A huge achievement given the constraints on the retail industry, but I am not at all surprised as we have the best people in the market who are not only experts, but motivated and passionate about their work, which money can’t buy. Well done to all the teams, I am thrilled for you!”

David Fogarty, Executive Managing Director, PM UK commented: “This is truly excellent news! Well done to all our hard-working exceptional teams that year on year demonstrate why we are the best in class in Shopping Centre Management. We are so proud of you all. Congratulations and thank you.”