Connex Young Professional of the Year Award

The Young Professional of the Year Award recognizes one individual 35 years and younger (as of January 1, 2018) who has made significant contributions to Connex goals, strategic direction and contributions to the retail facilities management industry. 

Criterion for both the Young Professional of the Year:

  • Overall contribution of time, intellect and resources to Connex's vision, mission and goals.
  • Contribution of time and resources to committee mission and goals.
  • (3) Three years of consecutive Connex membership by the company.
  • Connex member in good standing having no outstanding Ethics violations..
  • You may nominate as many members as you like.

A nominee must:

  • Be actively engaged in Connex.
  • A nominee should display professionalism, fairness, operational organization, etc. within his/her company.
  • A nominee should display leadership within the facilities management industry.
  • A nominee should display integrity and character, and should be well respected throughout the industry for his or her professional reputation.
  • If self-nominating, the nominee may be asked to provide verification of accomplishments by their immediate supervisor or by a Connex member in same company.
  • Connex Board of Directors members are ineligible for this award.

If you have a candidate in mind and find the submission process difficult, e-mail the awards committee for assistance at or call 972-231-9810 x111.