Published Monday, March 20, 2017 10:00 am by Ashley Roy

INDIANAPOLIS – March 20, 2017 – The Corporate Housing Providers Association (CHPA) announced the recipients of the 2017 Tower of Excellence Awards in Huntington Beach, California during the CHPA Annual Conference on March 1, 2017. The Association presented ten company and individual awards and honored one recipient with the Lifetime Achievement Award.

Increasing in prestige each year, CHPA’s Tower of Excellence Awards highlights the most noteworthy achievements in the industry. Members use this recognition to validate and distinguish their companies’ successes. Each year, more nominations are submitted to be judged by an unbiased panel of association and marketing professionals.  This year, CHPA received more than 50 nominations.

Lifetime Achievement Award
Thomas Vincent; Aaxysys Technology; San Francisco, California;  

Large Provider Company of the Year
ABODA; Seattle, Washington;

Provider Company of the Year

Suite Home Chicago; Chicago, Illinois;

Associate Partner Company of the Year

AZUMA Leasing; Austin, Texas;

Provider Individual Professional of the Year

Angela Vander Meyden, CCHP; Housing Helpers of Colorado; Boulder, Colorado; 

Large Provider Individual Professional of the Year

Kacey Lasczak; Furnished Quarters; New York, New York;

Volunteer of the Year
Kari Utz, CCHP; Apartment & Relocation Center; San Antonio, Texas;

Provider Most Creative Marketing Program

Manilow Suites; Chicago, Illinois;

Large Provider Most Creative Marketing Program

ABODA; Seattle, Washington;

Best Community Philanthropic Program
Preferred Corporate Housing; Houston, Texas;

Best Green Progress
DelSuites; North York, Ontario;



CHPA is the only trade association dedicated exclusively to the corporate housing industry.  The association continually strives to uphold the highest standards in business and professionalism; provide valuable insight, knowledge and resources to the industry; and increase visibility among related industries.  Along with networking, education, certification, and information sharing, CHPA members grow their business and expand their reach through an international network of partners.  Find out more about corporate or furnished apartments at