Louis “Lou” Nimkoff receives his 2014 Commercial Realtor Achievement award from Florida Realtors President Sherri Meadows at the recent conference and trade expo.
ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 26, 2014 — Florida Realtors® has honored Louis “Lou” Nimkoff, a member of the Orlando Regional Realtor® Association (ORRA), with its 2014 Commercial Realtor Achievement Award. The award was presented at the state association’s recent 98th annual Conference & Trade Expo at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Fla.
Active in commercial real estate since 1983 and a real estate broker for more than 20 years, Nimkoff works with Brio Real Estate Services in Winter Park. He has served on numerous committees and task forces for ORRA, including as current chair of the Orlando Regional Commercial Council. In fact, he was honored by ORRA for his efforts in establishing the regional commercial council in 2013 – and recognized as 2013 Realtor of the Year for the local association.
Nimkoff also received the 2010 Pillar of the Community Award and the 2012 Grant Clarke Volunteer Award from ORRA; in 2011, the Central Florida Commercial Association of Realtors honored him with its Lifetime Achievement Award.
At the state level, Nimkoff serves on Florida Realtors Commercial Alliance Committee, key contacts subcommittee and board of directors. Since 2011, he has been a federal political coordinator for the National Association of Realtors and is a member of NAR’s Commercial Alliance Committee.
Nimkoff earned the designation of CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) and serves on the CCIM Institute Executive Committee and as a board member of the CCIM Foundation. He also holds the CPM (Certified Property Manager) designation and is a member of the IREM (Institute of Real Estate Management) national faculty.
In the community, Nimkoff is president of Leadership Winter Park and a member of the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce’s executive committee. He is a past chair of the Keep Winter Park Beautiful Board and a past member of the YMCA Board.