Annual Events

Trade Show


The PTAA's Trade Show occurs every October and is their premier showcase of multifamily housing products and services. Supplier Partners of the PTAA get the opportunity to showcase the products and services they offer to the PTAA's Owner/Operators' Companies and On-Site Employees.

This themed show includes networking, food, giveaways, costume contests, and more!

View the photo album from the 2022 Trade Show here!


Diamond Awards


The PTAA's Diamond Awards recognizes the best and brightest in the industry. Each year, the PTAA asks members to nominate apartment industry professionals and communities for a Diamond Award in the below categories. The Diamond Awards are awarded to the nominated professionals and communities that have been decided by a panel of industry experts to be the best in the Piedmont Triad.

View the photo album from the 2022 Diamond Awards here!


2022 Diamond Award Recipients

Individual Performance

  • Rookie of the Year, Leasing: Tymberlyn Chavis | Hawthorne at The Meadows 
  • Rookie of the Year, Maintenance: Jaiden Fraser | Palladium Park 
  • Leasing Professional of the Year: Stephanie Linnemeyer | Watercourse 
  • Maintenance Technician of the Year: Randy Thompson | Palladium Park 
  • Assistant Manager of the Year: Meghan Oleksa | Palladium Park 
  • Best Supporting Role: Lauren Richards-Haynes | Hawthorne Residential Partners 
  • Bobby Proctor Maintenance Supervisor of the Year: Carlos Catalan | Matthew Grande 
  • Cynthia Apple Manager of the Year: Karrie McCray | Ashbury Square 
  • Regional Manager of the Year: Andrew Cresimore | Apartment Dynamics 
  • Corporate Professional of the Year: Sarah Genay-Fore | Ginkgo Residential 


Communities of the Year

  • Turnaround Community of the Year: 
  • Conventional Community of the Year (less than 10 years) : Country Park at Tall Oaks | Blue Ridge Companies 
  • Conventional Community of the Year (more than 10 years) : Courtyard CommonsBurkely Communities 


Vendor Partners of the Year

  • Rookie of the Year: AppWork
  • Advertising & Promotions: Zumper
  • Interior Contractor: Impact Property Solutions
  • Exterior Contractor: BluSky Restoration Contractors, LLC
  • Landscaping: Diamond Landscape
  • Professional Services: Loebsack & Brownlee, PLLC
  • Product Supplier: Lowe's Pro Supply


President's Awards

  • Owner Member Volunteer: Amanda Williams | BSC Holdings, Inc
  • Supplier Partner Volunteer: Kim Lyman | Impact Property Solutions
  • Jay Robinson President's Choice: Kena Sims | Carlisle Residential Properties