LAS VEGAS, May 8, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rob Felix, regional vice president for Associa, was recently presented only the second ever Distinguished Served Award by the Community Association Managers International Certification Board (CAMICB). He accepted the honor at Community Associations Institute (CAI) National Conference & Exposition April 29 - May 2 in Las Vegas.
"I was shocked and surprised when they called my name to receive this award but it's something I will always remember and cherish," says Felix. "For more than 35 years I've been involved in community management and to be recognized by my peers in the industry is truly an honor."
Felix has been in his role with Associa for three years but has worked within the community association management industry since 1980. In his illustrious career he has managed communities and large-scale resorts, started a consulting and Reserve Study business, worked as president & CEO of an Associa branch office, taught and spoke extensively around the world for CAI and now supports operational branch activity in the western U.S., including special project administration, customer support and marketing.
Felix has attained his CMCA®, LSM®, PCAM® and RS® certifications through CAI. He is a graduate of Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration.
Building and managing successful communities for more than 35 years, Associa is the world's largest community association management firm with over 9,000 employees operating more than 170 branch offices in the United States, Mexico, Canada the United Arab Emirates and South Africa. Based in Dallas, Texas, our industry expertise, financial strength, and innovation meet the unique needs of clients across the world with customized services and solutions designed to help communities achieve their vision. To learn more about Associa and its charitable organization, Associa Cares, go to www.associaonline.com or www.associacares.com.
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Source: Associa Online