Congratulations to the 2018 National Champion!

ContraVest’s Brandon Gay captured his first Maintenance Mania championship on June 15 in San Diego. Gay, a member of the Apartment Association of Greater Orlando, was among 20 finalists who advance from a pool of thousands of competitors. Lannon Quintana with Cardinal Group Management was second and Anthony Alfaro with the Gene B. Glick Company finished third. The Atlanta Apartment Association took home the Spirit Award title.

The 12th annual National Championship, hosted by NAA and presenting sponsor HD Supply, took place during NAA’s Apartmentalize. Eight maintenance-focused challenges tested competitors skills and knowledge as they competed for the national title and nearly $20,000 in prizes courtesy of the presenting and national sponsors.

Overall Winners:

First Place
Brandon Gay with a total time of 1:07:297

Second Place
Lannon Quintana with a total time of 1:09.935

Third Place
Anthony Alfaro with a total time of 1:10.347


Individual Game Winners:

AO Smith Water Heater Installation
Brandon Gay with a time of 0:08.156


Carrier Air Conditioner Repair
John Perex with a time of 0:08.648


Fluidmaster Toilet Repair
Pedro Martinez with a time of 0:13.225


Frigidaire Icemaker Installation
Pedro Martinez with a time of 0:03.774


Kidde Fire and Carbon Monoxide Safety Installation
Albert Kasneci with a time of 0:05.360


Kwikset Key Control Deadbolt
Raymond Raines with a time of 0:10.152


Seasons Ceiling Fan Assembly
Brandon Gay with a time of 0:07.057


SmartBurner Race Car Competition
Albert Kasneci with a time of 0:04.386

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