The PARC Group, from left to right: Rick Ray, Kelly Ray, Donna Lundgren, Kelsey Tricoli, Carling Povtak, Jennifer Jacobs.


The PARC Group, Master Developer of Nocatee, was awarded top honors at the 2016 Laurel Awards Gala on Friday, March 18. Most notably, PARC was named Developer of the Year for the 10th consecutive year. PARC’s Marketing Director, Kelly Ray, was also named Marketing Director of the Year for the second consecutive year.

The Laurel Awards, hosted by the Northeast Florida Builders Association Sales & Marketing Council, recognizes outstanding efforts in architectural design, interior design, and marketing and sales in the development and home building industries in Northeast Florida.

“The past decade has been an interesting time in the real estate industry,” said The PARC Group President and CEO, Rick Ray. “We’ve seen tremendous highs and lows over this time, and we’re very proud that our communities are being recognized across the country.”

PARC Group President and CEO, Rick Ray, accepting the Laurel Award for Developer of the Year


The PARC Group has seen tremendous growth in the Nocatee community in recent years. The community was ranked as the third best-selling master planned community last year, making the jump from the 10th spot just three years ago. Many model homes located in Nocatee received recognition for excellence in architectural and interior design at the 2016 Laurel Awards Gala.

In addition to Developer of the Year, The PARC Group was honored with awards in Excellence in Marketing for Best Website, Best Facebook, and Best Pinterest. All promote the vibrant Nocatee lifestyle and new homes in the master-planned community.


To learn more about the Nocatee community and new homes available, stop by the Nocatee Welcome Center or call 904-924-6863.