Olesya Koshkina is Appointed a Member of the JOY 2015 Judging Panel


Olesya Koshkina, Deputy Head of the Marketing Representative Office of RD Group, joined the judging panel of the annual JOY competition that recognizes excellence in real estate journalism.

The judging panel welcomes recognized opinion leaders in the real estate market such as Marketing and PR Directors from major developers, consultants and realtors. Olesya Koshkina has been judging the JOY contest since the start of the awards in 2011.

The JOY candidates compete in 13 nominations, including Analytics, Exclusive, Investigative Journalism, Story of the Year, Column Writing, Interview of the Year, Regional Publication of the Year, Website of the Year, Core Journal of the Year, Helpful Tips, Federal Publication of the Year, Debut of the Year, and Journalist of the Year.

The JOY 2015 judging panel will select the winners through online voting and the award ceremony will be held in December 2015.


The annual JOY (Journalist of the Year) award was established in 2011 and will be held for the fifth time this year under the aegis of the Real Estate Professionals’ Association (REPA). Since the start, more than 1,200 award applications have been submitted by candidates.