Press Release

TCREW Champion Awards

DURHAM, N.C., May 10, 2017 – JB Duke Hotel, North Carolina’s new, contemporary lodging destination located on the campus of Duke University, today announced it was selected as a 2017 winner of the Best Redevelopment Project at the 19th Annual TCREW Champion Awards. The TCREW Champion Awards recognize companies, individuals and projects in the Triangle’s real estate community who have characterized excellence, innovation and leadership in 11 categories. Since 1998, the TCREW Champion Awards has honored excellence in the Triangle’s Real Estate community, representing the most innovative and accomplished projects and leaders in the real estate community.

Nominees and winners were recognized by a record crowd of more than 600 business and real estate leaders in the Triangle at the annual awards luncheon at Embassy Suites in Cary, North Carolina. The event was presented in partnership with sponsors Colliers International, Glover Corporation, McDonald York Building Company, Town of Chapel Hill, Triangle Business Journal and Wells Fargo.

The full-service JB Duke Hotel features a distinctly modern design with welcoming accommodations. It features 198 guestrooms, including 11 unique suites. The hotel also features the Thomas Executive Conference Center, 25,000 square feet of meeting and event space designed with a focus on hospitality, flexible event set up and adherence to the quality standards set by the International Association of Conference Centers (IACC).

Triangle Commercial Real Estate Women (“Triangle CREW”) was formed in 1996 to provide a forum for meeting and building relationships in the Triangle market through effective member networking, committee work and mentoring. Triangle CREW also provides up-to-date information on commercial real estate through a high-quality program of guest speakers, panels and forums. Triangle CREW was formally established in 1996 with 21 charter members and today has over 150 members representing 32 disciplines within the commercial real estate industry. For more information, visit the website at or follow on Twitter @Triangle_CREW.