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The Millie Award

The Mildred C. Hanson "Millie" Award

The "Millie Award" is awarded to female SIORs with distinguished careers of outstanding SIOR service and production. The first “Millie” Award was awarded posthumously to Mildred Hanson herself, In Memoriam in honor of her many achievements as a pioneer for women in commercial real estate.

Mildred C. (Millie) Hanson, SIOR was a specialist in office and industrial sales and leasing and was one of the first women to earn the SIOR (Specialist, Industrial and Office REALTOR®) designation. Millie served as President of both the SIOR New Jersey Chapter and the Industrial and Office Brokers Association of the New York Metropolitan Area. Millie was named the Top Sales Associate of 2005 and 2006 for NAI James Hanson Real Estate, Hackensack, New Jersey. During her 34-year career, she brokered deals valued at more than $800 million.

To nominate someone, complete the form using the button below. Deadline to submit a nomination is August 1, 2023.


The Millie Award Recipients

2017       Lynn Reich, SIOR, CCIM

2012       Lynn B. Schenck, SIOR

2011       Helen Brooks, SIOR

2010       Evelyne B. Andretta, SIOR

2009       Mildred C. Hanson, SIOR