BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Spartan Invest, operations company for Spartan Value Investors, LLC, is pleased to announce Lindsay Davis, co-founder and chief operating officer, has been named a 2017 Bronze Stevie Award winner in the Woman of the Year in Banking, Financial Services and Real Estate category of the 14th Annual International Business Awards. Davis is one of four women honored in her category, the only woman from Alabama and the only person from Birmingham honored in this year's awards. Receiving more than 10,000 nominations each year from individuals and organizations located in 60 different nations, the Stevie Awards recognize outstanding performances in the workplace.
More than 200 top executives were recruited from around the world to serve as judges. The judges review each nominee, rating them on a scale from 1 to 10. Davis will be honored at an awards gala in Barcelona, SpainOct. 21, 2017.
Davis presides over $10 million in total assets and manages Spartan's entire retail portfolio, which currently includes 382 rental properties. She also coordinates, manages and directs the supply network of over 200 vendors. In 2016, she produced property sales of $15.5 million, buying and reselling over 160 properties. In her six years with Spartan, Davis has played an integral role in creating five brands and four companies as a partner/co-owner, generating a combined revenue of $16 million. She oversaw the formation and growth of holding company Spartan Value Investors, Spartan Invest and Spartan Realty, and with Davis's help, the total assets of the conglomerate has grown from $270,000 in 2010 to over $22 million in 2016.
Spartan Value Investors was ranked the top real estate company in Alabama in 2016 and recently made the 2017 Inc. 5000 list for the fourth year in a row. The company achieved an overall ranking of no. 1098 with three-year growth of 384 percent and revenue reaching $16.3 million. Furthermore, Spartan is currently ranked no. 11 on the Top Companies in Alabama list for 2017. Spartan Invest was also honored by the Birmingham Business Journal in 2017 for being voted as a top three "Best Places To Work" in Birmingham.
ABOUT SPARTAN INVEST
Spartan Invest, along with Spartan Value Investors, LLC, is a full-service, real estate investment firm specializing in real estate and residential rental properties, helping investors create passive income and wealth through ownership of turnkey rental properties in the stable, high-yield market of Birmingham, Ala. As a real estate investment provider, Spartan purchases, renovates and sells move-in ready properties to homebuyers seeking top-quality houses with exceptional rates of return. The company assists with the investor purchase process and provides ongoing property management and leasing services. Spartan's goal is to be a company that progressive and independent-minded investors can rely upon and trust to offer exceptional service and value. The company works to increase the overall market value of the Birmingham area and give any person the opportunity to become an investor to improve their future.