Braintree, MA – The Peabody Companies announced it received the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) Real Estate Management Excellence (REME) Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Award in the corporate category during the IREM Global Summit Conference held on Oct. 12 in Toronto, Canada.
The IREM REME DEI Excellence Award recognizes a real estate management company that has demonstrated a commitment to DEI in the profession, made extraordinary achievements in the DEI scope, and/or has had a positive impact on the communities it serves.
“It is so rewarding to be recognized for our dedication to the tenets of diversity, equity, and inclusion; we are grateful to the Institute of Real Estate Management for this extraordinary acknowledgement,” said Melissa Fish-Crane, principal and CEO of the Peabody Companies. “We understand that DEI fosters a sense of community and collaboration and as such it is the foundation of our company culture.”
The Peabody Companies, under the guidance of its Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DEIB) Committee, has delineated vital commitments for a holistic inclusive future. These encompass standing firmly as allies for communities of color, diverse identities, those with varied neurodivergent perspectives, and all other underrepresented groups – championing education, consistent and rigorous efforts to driving essential societal changes, and turning commitments into actionable results.