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Stevie winners will be presented their awards on June 11 in New York

Rockville, MD – May 1, 2019 – DC METRO and NOVA REAL PRODUCERS was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Entrepreneur of the Year category in the 17th Annual American Business Awards® today.

The American Business Awards are the U.S.A.’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.

Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala ceremony at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Tuesday, June 11. Tickets are now on sale.

More than 3,800 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Startup of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Live Event of the Year, and App of the Year, among others. DC METRO and NOVA REAL PRODUCERS was nominated for Entrepreneur of the Year category within the Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations Industry.


More than 200 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners. Summary below:

Jedi Mastery of the Real Estate Networking Arena
“The DC METRO REAL Producers and NOVA REAL Producers Publications curate a networking platform for Top Producing Realtors and Top Housing Industry Clients to collaborate on the needs within the Real Estate industry. Kristin Brindley has earned the household meme as a “real estate connector” and someone to know as a who’s who within the Real Estate Industry. She has become the vital key to bringing the Top 250 Realtors and top housing industry companies together. Well deserving of the Bronze Stevie® Award in the Entrepreneur of the Year category in the 17th Annual American Business Awards.

“The nominations submitted to the 2019 American Business Awards were outstanding. They illustrate the continued vibrancy of innovation and high level of achievement across the American economic landscape,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.

Noteworthy Judges’ Comments

More than 200 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners. Noteworthy comments:

-Kristin Brindley is making her mark in her region and seems to be doing well in publishing, which isn’t an easy field.

-Kristin shows an ability to be innovative in an industry that is constantly evolving to meet client needs. Bringing new marketing strategies (thinking “outside the box”) to bring all relevant parties in the industry together seems to be a strategy for success.

-Great tenacity from a “rookie” in the industry with the characteristics and results from a true go-getter! Great Entry!


DC METRO and NOVA REAL PRODUCERS curates a platform that connects, informs, and inspires the top 0.5% of Realtors in the DC and NOVA area through monthly trade publications, quarterly networking events and social gatherings.

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at

Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2019 Stevie winners are available at

Sponsors of The 2019 American Business Awards include HCL America, John Hancock Financial Services, and SoftPro.[/penci_text_block][/vc_column][/vc_row]