2019 Winner – Dennis Michael

Left to right: Erin Donnellon, ISPT (Highly Commended); Peter Allen, SCCA Chairman and CEO, Scentre Group; Dennis Michael, QICGRE (Winner); Nick Irvine, Vicinity Centres (Highly Commended)

The Shopping Centre Council of Australia (SCCA) is pleased to announce that Mr Dennis Michael, Head of Commercial, Brand iQ and New Business, QICGRE, has been awarded the Frank Lowy Fellowship for 2019, becoming the third Fellow of the prestigious industry initiative.

For 2019, the judging panel has also awarded two High Commendations, being: Ms Erin Donnellon, Manager, Digital Delivery, ISPT and; Mr Nicholas Irvine, General Manager – Operations, Vicinity Centres.

In 2019, 16 nominations were received, from 12 companies. The nominees were representative of the broad range of skills and roles relevant to the shopping centre industry, including centre management, marketing, leasing, operations, research, facilities management and investment management.

Back row: Thomas McIntyre (AMP Capital), Allana Edwards (JLL), Su-Ann Foo (The GPT Group), Nejmi Elia (151 Property), Michael Scarfe (Scentre Group), Greg Johnson (Stockland), Christopher Varrica (Dexus), Harald Potuzak (Challenger)
Front row: Suzannah Nicholson (JLL), Sally Harding (Lendlease), Erin Donnellon (ISPT), Dennis Michael (QICGRE), Nick Irvine (Vicinity Centres), Melissa Schulz (Vicinity Centres), Sharyn Mikhael (Dexus)

2019 Nominees

NAME TITLE COMPANY (alphabetical order)
Nejmi Elia National Portfolio Manager 151 Property
Thomas McIntyre Concierge Services Manager AMP Capital
Harald Potuzak Head of Property Management & Analytics Challenger Investment Partners
Sharyn Mikhael Senior Performance Manager (Retail) Dexus
Christopher Varrica Assistant Asset Manager DEXUS
Erin Donnellon Manager, Digital Delivery ISPT
Angela Gore Head of Marketing – ISPT Portfolio JLL
Allana Edwards Centre Manager JLL
Suzannah Nicholson Senior Marketing Manager, World Square JLL
Sally Harding General Manager, Pop Up & Commercialisation Lendlease
Dennis Michael Head of Commercial – Brand iQ & New Business QICGRE
Michael Scarfe Manager, CX Loop Scentre Group
Greg Johnson National Sustainability Manager, Commercial Property Stockland
Su-Ann Foo Director, Retail Research The GPT Group
Melissa Schulz General Manager Sustainability Vicinity Centres
Nicholas Irvine General Manager Operations Vicinity Centres


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