Larry Kosmont, CRE, president/CEO, Kosmont Companies, Manhattan Beach, Calif., presented a breakfast address at the 2018 League of California Cities Annual Conference in Long Beach. His address–in which he discussed demographic changes, the sharing economy and other disruptive change–was titled “Changing Face of Economic Development: Land Use, Sustainability, Housing.” Mr. Kosmont also recently published “The […]
Michael Sklaroff, Esq., CRE, Ballard Spahr LLP, Philadelphia, won the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award from The Legal Intelligencer, America’s oldest law journal. Mr. Sklaroff is a partner in Ballard Spahr’s Real Estate Department. Read more about the award here.
Steven D. Leader, CRE EMERITUS, New York City, was selected to serve as a Judge and Mediator representing the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), in the Tenth Annual Securities Dispute Resolution Triathlon. The Triathlon, co-sponsored by FINRA and St. John’s University School of Law, is a joint initiative of the law school’s Hugh L. Carey […]
Martha Heric, CRE, senior director, Cushman & Wakefield, Washington, D.C., has been inducted into the Hall of Fame by Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) – Northern Virginia. The chapter presented the honor during their 2018 Annual Awards Banquet in November, where Ms. Heric was also the keynote speaker. The awards honor those who have positively […]
Nick Tillema, CRE, president, Access Valuation, LLC, Indianapolis, Ind., serves on the board of directors of Fountains of Hope International, a non-profit organization which provides clean water and safe hygiene practices to people in need. He spent ten days as a volunteer in Zimbabwe, Africa in fall, 2018, installing two water purifying systems—one at a […]
The Interchurch Center of New York City has presented its Outstanding Community Service Award to Casey Kemper, CRE, New York, N.Y. Mr. Kemper served on the board of directors for the Center for eight years as a member of the finance committee and chair of the operations committee. The Interchurch Center is an interdenominational concern which […]
Maureen Ehrenberg, CRE, was named to the Women of Influence Hall of Fame by Real Estate Forum/GlobeSt. 2018 was the 25th anniversary of the Hall of Fame’s establishment to honor women in real estate.
Elaine Worzala, Ph.D., CRE, director, Carter Real Estate Center, College of Charleston, Charleston, S.C., a founder of the International Real Estate Society (IRES), was honored during the organization’s 25th anniversary event during the European Real Estate Society meeting in Reading, England. She will also be recognized as an IRES founder at the 2019 Pacific Rim […]
Miles Loo, Jr., CRE, executive vice president, Newmark Knight Frank, Los Angeles, was named one of “America’s 50,” by Data Economy. The publication profiled the 50 most influential people leading the data industry through business and innovation. Mr. Loo is the global lead for NKF’s Data Center Solutions Group in the Valuation & Advisory practice. […]
Ryan Toole, CRE, president/owner, Alterra Real Estate Advisors, LLC, has been named a member of the board of directors for the CCIM Colorado/Wyoming Chapter.
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