LOS ANGELES (February 5, 2019) --- FirstService Residential, California’s leading community and high-rise management company, has been awarded for its outstanding leadership in several key areas by the Greater Los Angeles Chapter of the Community Associations Institute (CAI) in the Industry Excellence Awards. FirstService Residential associates received the awards at CAI’s annual luncheon held on January 16, 2019 at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles.
During the awards ceremony, CAI honored FirstService Residential Vice President Sascha Macias with four awards, including the President’s Award, which was given for her dedication to volunteering and following through on numerous projects and chapter goals throughout the year. Macias was also given awards for Recruiter of the Year, Editor’s Award and Committee of the Year (Publications).
Additionally, FirstService Residential associate Alex Avery won the award for Rookie Manager of the Year for his dedication to exceptional service, including an instance where he exposed vendor fraud. Breanne Ackerman received the award for Committee of the Year for her Outreach committee, which participated in multiple fundraising and charity events throughout the year, including Single Mothers Outreach and the Spark of Love Toy Drive.
“Our Los Angeles team is humbled and honored to be recognized by CAI in their annual Industry Excellence Awards,” said Sascha Macias, vice president of community management. “It helps validate the work we do every day to aim high and provide exceptional service to the diverse communities we serve. Without the support of our organization and the individual effort of each member of our team, we would not be in this position.”
About FirstService Residential
FirstService Residential is recognized as California’s leading and most experienced full-service association management firm. For more than 35 years, FirstService Residential has continued to provide the best-in-class association management solutions and genuinely helpful service to its over 950 commercial and residential associations encompassing more than 235,000 homes and commercial units throughout California.

FirstService Residential is North America's largest manager of residential communities and the preferred partner of HOAs, community associations and strata corporations in the U.S. and Canada.  FirstService Residential's managed communities include low-, mid- and high-rise condominiums and cooperatives, single-family homes, master-planned, lifestyle and active adult communities, and rental and commercial properties.
With an unmatched combination of deep industry experience, local market expertise and personalized attention, FirstService Residential delivers proven solutions and exceptional service that add value, enhance lifestyles and make a difference, every day, for every resident and community it manages.  FirstService Residential is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, a North American leader in the property services sector. For more information, visit www.fsresidential.com.
Feb 05, 2019