The property industry’s rising stars have been commended for their contributions to charity at the annual LandAid Ambassador’s Awards. The event was held at London’s “Walkie Talkie” building and was set up to recognise the outstanding achievements and generosity of property professionals across the UK.

LandAid Ambassadors Collecting Their Awards

The awards given out included “Best Fundraiser” of which first prize was awarded to Emma Murray from Palmer Capital for organising a series of cycling, abseiling and poker events which raised a total of £30,000. The “Increasing Awareness” award was awarded to Victoria Prew from Knight Frank, an annual Ski-Trip Propski was awarded “Best Collaboration” prize. Outstanding Ambassador was awarded to Richard Trubshaw of Paragon Building Consultancy for climbing Lake District’s 24 peaks carrying 24kg of sand.

Richard Trubshaw Collecting His Award

LandAid are a charity set up to tackle homelessness by bringing the property industry together. Set up in 2004, LandAid’s Ambassador Scheme has recruited and trained 260 property professionals, from 100 companies in 6 cities.

A full list of nominees can be read below:

Increasing Awareness Award

Alex Harrington-Griffin – Coeur de Lion Property

Jonny Goldstone – Montagu Evans

Katy Blake – Carter Jonas

Victoria Prew – Knight Frank

Increasing Fundraising Award

Charles Owen – Shaftesbury

Emma Murray – Palmer Capital

Georgie Griffiths – Colliers

Most Successful Collaboration Award

Birmingham Ambassadors’ Treasure Hunt

Manchester Ambassadors’ Quiz

PropSki Committee

Outstanding Ambassador Award

Charlotte Ody – GVA Birmingham

Richard Trubshaw – Paragon BC

Ross Burns – LaSalle Investment Management