Recognition

“It has been a delight and privilege to work with your creative staff and accommodating clients. I truly appreciate the opportunity that you’ve made possible for us all to do good work.”

Bill Barley, Photographer

Gilbert & Sheppard Group has been recognized with top industry awards.

2017

      NAHB Best of 55+ Housing Awards

  • Associate of the Year

      Peachtree Hills Place, Print Ad

  • finalist for a 2018 NAHB Best of 55+ Housing Award

      Peachtree Hills Place, Direct Mail Brochure

  • Finalist for a 2018 NAHB Best of 55+ Housing Award

2016

      NAHB Best of 55+ Housing Awards

  • Best Print Ad and Best Brochure for K.Hovnanian’s Four Seasons at Lakes of Cane Bay

      Obie Awards – Atlanta

  • Best Radio Spot
  • Best Corporate ReBranding
  • Best Consumer Direct Mail Program
  • Best Advertising Campaign – Developer
  • Best Marketing Campaign – Builder
  • Best Social Media Application
  • Best E-Mail Messaging

2015

      NAHB 50+ Housing Council Awards

  • 2015 Best Print Ad – Olde Town Grayson

      Obie Awards – Atlanta

  • Best Radio Spot, Park Springs
  • Best Flyer/Mailer, Park Springs
  • Best Marketing Campaign/Promotion – Builder, Lennar Atlanta
  • Best Marketing Campaign/Promotion – Associate, Engel & Volkers

      Betsy Sheppard named a Life Spike Member by the Professional Women in Building Council

      South Carolina Awards – for Saluda River Club:

  • Best Website – Developer
  • Best Mobile Website – Developer
  • Best Overall Advertising Campaign – Developer
  • Columbia Community of the Year – Master Planned Community

2014

      2014 Obie Awards – Atlanta

  • Best Website Developer – Park Springs
  • Best Promotional Flyer – Olde Town Grayson

      South Carolina Pinnacle Awards

  • Community of the Year – Saluda River Club
  • Best Sales & Marketing – Saluda River Club

      Regal Awards – Greater Columbia Homebuilders Association

  • Best Mobile Website – Saluda River Club
  • Best Advertising Video – Saluda River Club
  • Best Overall Advertising Campaign – Developer/Saluda River Club
  • Columbia Community of the Year – Saluda River Club

2013

      Regal Awards – Greater Columbia Homebuilders Association

  • Best Mobile Website – Developer
  • Best Advertising Video
  • Best Overall Advertising Campaign – Developer
  • Columbia Community of the Year – Master Planned Community

      Obie Awards – Atlanta

  • Best Direct Mail Campaign
  • Best Magazine Ad
  • Best Newspaper Ad – Under Full Page
  • Best Advertising Campaign – Developer
  • Betsy Sheppard Named Greater Atlanta Homebuilders Association Associate of the Year

      Kerrie Gilbert selected to participate in the Gilmer County’s Chamber of Commerce Leadership Gilmer Program

      Betsy Sheppard elected to the Gilmer County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

      South Carolina Pinnacle Awards

  • Saluda River Club and Gilbert & Sheppard Group:  Best Overall Sales & Marketing

      Regal Awards

  • Best Community Website – Saluda River Club
  • Community of the Year – Salua River Club

      Gilmer County Chamber of Commerce names Gilbert & Sheppard Group “Business of the Year”

      NAHB 50+ Housing Council

  • Best Print Ad – Silver

      Betsy Sheppard named the NAHB’s Professional Women in Building Rookie Spike of the Year

      Betsy Sheppard appointed to the NAHB’s 50+ Housing Council of Trustees

2012

      2012 OBIE Awards – Greater Atlanta HBA

  • Best Direct Mail Campaign
  • Best Print Ad under full page
  • Best Advertising Campaign for a Developer

      2012 Pinnacle Awards – South Carolina HBA

  • Best Overall Sales & Marketing: Best Website, Best Brochure and Best Color Ad
  • Best Community in South Carolina

2011

      2011 OBIE Awards – Greater Atlanta HBA

  • Best Website for a Builder – Stonecrest Homes
  • Best Direct Mail Campaign – Park Springs
  • Best Print Ad – Park Springs
  • Best Advertising Campaign for a Developer – Park Springs

      2011 Pinnacle Awards – South Carolina HBA

  • Best Community Website – Saluda River Club
  • Best Builder Website
  • Best Logo

      2011 Regal Awards presented by the Columbia South Carolina Homebuilders Association

  • Best Website – Saluda River Club
  • Best Advertising Campaign – Saluda River Club
  • Best Special Promotion – Saluda River Club

2010

 Betsy L. Sheppard Named The 2010 Council Chair of the Year by the Greater Atlanta Homebuilders Association

  The National Health Information Awards     

  • Best Website –  StillHopes.org

  National Mature Media Awards

  • Best Brochure for Saluda River Club

2009

      Pinnacle Awards – South Carolina Homebuilders Association

  • Best Website – Saluda River Club
  • Best Brochure – Saluda River Club
  • Best Full Page Full Color Ad – Saluda River Club

Best of Decatur, by the U.S. Local Business Association – Business Management Consultants

      Sales and Marketing Regal Awards – HBA of Columbia, SC

  • Best Community Website, Best Sales Center, Best Logo Design, Best Brochure, Best Signage, Best Community Entrance, Best Special Promotion, Best Full-Color Print Ad, Community of the Year and the Judges’ Choice Award      

2008

National Active Retirement Association Marketing Awards
Del Webb Charleston:

  • Best Color Ad, Gold & Silver
  • Best Website, Gold
  • Best Special Promotion/Event, Silver

National Home Builders Association 50+ Housing Awards

  • Best Overall Promotion, Gold, Peachtree Hills Place
  • Best Community Logo, Silver, Olde Town Grayson

Best of Decatur, by the U.S. Local Business Association – Business Management Consultants

2007

National Homebuilders Association 50+ Housing Awards
Peachtree Hills Place, Atlanta

  • Best Community Brochure
  • Best Television Spot
  • Best Direct Mail Campaign
  • Best Print Ad Magazine
  • Best Print Ad Newspaper

NAHB 50+ Magazine, Cover Story 2007 Summer Issue

W3 Awards for Best Real Estate Website

Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association, Sales and Marketing Professionalism Awards:

2006

  • Best Television Spot – Peachtree Hills Place
  • Best Print Ad – Peachtree Hills Place
  • Best Direct Mail Campaign – Peachtree Hills Place

2006

  • Best Overall Marketing Campaign – Peachtree Hills Place, Atlanta
  • Best Television Spot – Peachtree Hills Place, Atlanta
  • Best Direct Mail Campaign, Gold – Peachtree Hills Place, Atlanta
  • Best Direct Mail Campaign, Silver – Jim Chapman Communities, Atlanta

2005

  • Best Television Spot – Park Springs, Atlanta
  • Best Marketing Campaign/Associate, Gold – Cagle & Dover Real Estate, Atlanta
  • Best Website, Gold – Cagle & Dover Real Estate, Atlanta

2003

  • Best Sales Center, Gold – Greenhill Parish, Columbia, SC

2002

  • Best Newspaper Ad, Gold – Palmetto Traditional Homes, Charleston, SC

2001

  • Best Realtor Campaign, Gold – Sharon McSwain Homes, Atlanta

1995

  • Best Overall Website, Gold – Northside Realty, Atlanta

1994

  • Marketing Director of the Year – Betsy Sheppard, Atlanta
  • Best Radio Campaign, Gold – Traton Homes, Atlanta

1988

  • Best Print Ad, Gold – Design Traditions/Stephen Fuller, Atlanta
  • Best Brochure, Gold – Design Traditions/Stephen Fuller, Atlanta

1987

  • Best Print Ad, Gold – Black & White UDC Homes, Atlanta

1986

  • Best Public Relations Campaign, Gold – Park Place on Peachtree, Atlanta