Fort Collins-based Brinkman Partners has been awarded the Colorado State University Everitt Real EstateCenter's Entrepreneur of the Year award. Established in 2007, this award recognizes innovation and leadership in real estate construction and development in theNorthern Colorado marketplace.
Brothers and co-founders of Brinkman Partners, Kevin Brinkman and Paul Brinkman, were presented with this honor today at the Center's annual real estate conference. The company was recognized because of their continued work and dedication to the positive development ofNorthern Coloradoeven throughout the current economic conditions. Since their founding in 2005, the company has provided integrated real estate solutions through commercial brokerage, development, construction and property and asset management services. They have been a part of some of the area's most significant projects including Harmony One, Flats at the Oval,Front RangeVillage,HarmonyTechnologyPark, and, most recently, the OtterBox Corporate Headquarters.
Brinkman Partners has also received such awards as 2005 Best Start-Up Company of the Year (Fort Collins Coloradoan), 2006 Bravo Emerging Entrepreneur Award (Northern Colorado Business Report), 2008 #1 Mercury Award for Fastest Growing Company (Northern Colorado Business Report), 2010 First Green Globes Building Initiative Award for Northern Colorado (Green Globes) and 2011 #6 Largest LEED Organization in Northern Colorado (Northern Colorado Business Report).
Past winners of the Entrepreneur of the Year award include Eric J. Holsapple (Loveland Commercial), Christopher King (DPC Development Company), Randy Nichols (The Nichols Partnership, Inc.) and Chad McWhinney (McWhinney).
We are honored to receive such a coveted distinction from the Everitt Real Estate Center. OurFort Collins' roots have always driven our passion to be active and work within this community to bring about progressive growth. We feel fortunate to do business here and to have the continued opportunity to partner with the many other great companies committed to the advancement ofNorthern Colorado, said Paul Brinkman, Founding Partner and CEO of Brinkman Partners.
About Brinkman PartnersBrinkman Partners, headquartered in Fort Collins, provides integrated real estate solutions throughout Colorado. Their full-service scope includes commercial brokerage, development, construction and property and asset management. Their encompassing business model, paired with their passion for customer satisfaction, allows them to give unparalleled attention to each client's unique needs. Brinkman's belief that environmental stewardship is a sound economical investment drives all facets of business. They have established the Gratis sustainability program to create opportunities for their clients who seek environmental building solutions while maximizing returns on sustainable alternatives.