For the several last years CRE Awards founders invite Gars Telecom consultants to join the expert committees of the CRE Awards Saint Petersburg и CRE Awards Moscow.

Leading experts and specialists of the commercial real estate market that have wide experience are traditionally in the Awards jury. Along with Gars Telecom representatives in the Awards Committee are Colliers International, GVA Sawyer, Becar Realty Group , Knight Frank, MIRAX GROUP, Jones Lang LaSalle, Blackwood, Capital Insurance , and the Russian Realtors Guild and Saint-Petersburg City Property Management Committee (KUGI) as well. To determine the Awards winners more than 200 experts will be involved.

By the tradition there are two phases of the jury work to reach objective results and provide voting impartiality. On the first stage Committees get the application forms in accordance with the real estate type: office, trade, industrial, hotel and multifunctional real estate as well. Each Committee determines three nominees out of the list of the objects of the each type that passed Governmental Commission in 2007.

The second stage — determining Awards winners — is a secret personal voting of the jury members after the objects presentation. Thus, on 6th March, 2008 Awards Jury Members will determine CRE Awards Saint-Petersburg 2008 winners, and on 2nd April, 2008 we will learn about winners of the Moscow Awards. The voting results will be announced while the solemn ceremony of the CRE Awards Saint Petersburg 2008 and CRE Awards Moscow 2008, which will take place on 28th March and on 6th April accordingly.