Southern Indiana Area Events

IAA Southern Star Awards

2020 Southern Star Awards

The Southern Star Awards recognize apartment communities of all types and sizes in various categories, as well as individual multifamily professionals and vendors in the Evansville and Jeffersonville area. Thank you to all who nominated your employees, teams, and properties. Award winners will be announced at the Awards Dinner taking place on November 19.

Registration Open for Awards Dinner!

Join us as we celebrate the stars of the Southern Indiana area at the 2020 Southern Star Awards Dinner. This event gives you the opportunity to enjoy a night of networking, honoring the best of the best in the southern region, dinner, and drinks. Winners of the Southern Star Awards will be announced during the dinner.

Date: Thursday, November 19, 2020


  • Registration Opens – 6:00 p.m. CST
  • Cocktail Reception – 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. CST
  • Awards & Dinner – 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. CST
  • Post-Awards Party – 8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. CST

Location: Riverfront Event Center – Located in Tropicana Evansville (421 NW Riverside Drive, Evansville, IN 47708)

Cost: $75/member; $105/non-member

Register online here!

Congratulations to all of the winners of the 2019 Southern Star Awards:

  • Property Manager of the Year: Janet Sandleben, Mission Viejo Villas, Interprop Management Company Inc.
  • Assistant Manager of the Year: Christopher Croslow, Ashley Pointe, Gene B. Glick Company, Inc.
  • Leasing Professional of the Year: Morgan Sipes, The Timbers, Edward Rose & Sons
  • Maintenance Supervisor of the Year: Kevin Biggs, The Timbers, Edward Rose and Sons
  • Maintenance Technician of the Year: Roger Cotton, Delaware Trace Apartment Homes, PEDCOR Management Corp.
  • Associate Member of the Year: Alicia Kaid, RentPath
  • Associate Member Company of the Year: CORT Furniture
  • Best Clubhouse/Leasing Office: Leisure Living Apartments, StoneCreek Communities
  • Best Affordable Housing Community: Delaware Trace Apartment Homes, Pedcor Management Corporation
  • Best Community Resident Retention Program: Delaware Trace Apartment Homes, Pedcor Management Corporation
  • Best Overall Property: Bryce De Moray Town Homes, Interprop Management Company Inc.

Evansville Cornhole Tournament

Join us for the Evansville Cornhole Tournament on September 17! This event includes food, drinks, fun, and ample networking opportunities. Early bird pricing ends September 3!

Date: Thursday, September 17, 2020

Time: 5:00pm – 7:00pm CST

Location: HSC Pavement Maintenance (101 N. Elliott, Evansville, IN 47711)

Early Bird Team Cost: $60/member team, $120/non-member team

Early Bird Individual Cost: $30/member, $60/non-member

Early Bird Spectator Cost: $15/member, $30/non-member

Register online here!

Evansville Holiday Party

Join us as we celebrate another successful year in the multifamily industry! Bring your whole team. The evening will be filled with food, beverages, and holiday fun. This event will provide the perfect forum to open doors to new contacts, enrich existing business relationships, and share great information.

Date: Thursday, December 3, 2020

Time: 5:30pm – 8:30pm CST

Location: Evansville, IN

Cost: $25/member, $40/non-member

Register online here!

Evansville Property Bus Tour

Don’t miss out on one of IAA’s most anticipated annual events! Register now for the Evansville Property Bus Tour on October 22. A variety of new construction, rehabilitated, and mixed-use properties will be featured.

This opportunity to spend time with multifamily professionals provides the perfect forum to acquaint yourself with remarkable apartment communities in the Evansville market. While touring apartment models and clubhouses, attendees will see unique floor plans, discover new industry trends and amenities, and obtain great ideas – all while enjoying a valuable networking opportunity!

Space is limited. Register today as this is always a sell out event!

Date: Thursday, October 22, 2020

Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm CST

Cost: $49

Register online here!

IAA Unwind: Bloomington

IAA regularly hosts networking events for members in regions around the state. These events give you the opportunity to meet other multifamily industry professionals, catch up with old friends enjoy food, beverages, and fun. An IAA Unwind is the perfect forum to open doors to new contacts, enrich existing business relationships, and share great information. Don’t miss out; make the most of your membership by connecting with industry professionals.

Date: Thursday, September 10, 2020

Time: 5:00pm – 7:00pm EST

Location: Bloomington, IN

Cost: $10

Register online today!

Evansville Management Panel Discussion

This interactive panel discussion will provide an opportunity for supplier members to hear invaluable information from key management company decision-makers regarding vendor/management relationships. The session will also include time for questions and interaction with these professionals who are directly involved in the management of their companies.

Date: Friday, September 11, 2020

Time: 8:30am – 12:00am CST

Location: Evansville, IN

Cost: $10

Register online here!