Chicago Chapter Honors 2010 Award Winners
Front row left to right: David Prioletti, SIOR; John Cash, SIOR; Mark Goode,
SIOR; Ryan Stoller, KTR Capital Partners (General Associate Member) and
Steve Podolsky, SIOR
Back row left to right: Joyce Slone, SIOR, CCIM; Ron Behm, SIOR; John
Picchiotti, ProLogis and Roy Splansky, SIOR
The SIOR Chicago Chapter presented its Ninth Annual Chapter
Awards in February at the Chapter’s monthly luncheon at
the Rosewood Restaurant in Rosemont, Illinois. The Chapter
completed 92 cooperative transactions with 49 members and
6 Platinum Sponsors totaling $360,499,439 and comprising
12,619,726 square feet and 57. 3 acres of land.
The awards were developed to recognize SIORs and sponsors
for their outstanding achievement as well as commend those who
are committed to helping other SIORs reach their goals. The 2010
award winners include:
•Inter Chapter – Largest number of transactions – (Chapter
overall - 32 transactions totaling $175,974,868) Individually:
Lynn Reich, SIOR, CCIM, FRICS, for industrial with eight
•Intra Chapter – Largest number of transactions – (Chapter
overall – 60 transactions totaling $184,524,571) Individually:
Steven Podolsky, SIOR, for industrial with 20 transactions and
Randy Podolsky, SIOR, for industrial with 20 transactions.
*Honorable mention: Ron Behm, SIOR, for industrial with eight
transactions. Ron has previously won the last six years.
•Largest Dollar Volume Industrial Transaction with One
Platinum Sponsor– John Cash, SIOR , who represented Platinum
Sponsor, ProLogis and Jason West, SIOR, who represented
Keystone Automotive for a 213,096 SF building lease valued at
•Largest Dollar Volume Industrial Transaction – Chris Porter,
SIOR, for a 989,000 SF build-to-suit for Kraft Foods totaling
$53,000,000. Ray Stache, SIOR, from Atlanta, Georgia was the
•Largest Dollar Volume Office Transaction – David Burden,
SIOR, and Bill Fausone, SIOR, who represented Allstate
Insurance Company and Kevin Clifton who represented Lincoln
National Life Insurance Co. for the 400,000 SF sale of a building
valued at $9,000,000.
•Largest Dollar Volume Investment Transaction – Mark Goode,
SIOR, and Roy Splansky, SIOR, who represented Clayco for
the portfolio sale of 1,153,434 SF totaling $68,773,214. John
R. DeGrinis, SIOR, with Colliers International in Encino,
California, also participated in this sale.
•Most Transactions Completed by a Platinum Sponsor with
Chicago SIOR members – (Chapter Overall – 36 transactions
totaling $36, 359, 952 with 22 members) Individually: KTR with
* Honorable Mention: ProLogis with 14 transactions. ProLogis
previously won this award six years in a row.
Eastern Canadian Chapter — Annual Ski Event
Left to right: Lloyd Cooper, SIOR, BCL, LLB, MBA, MCR; Michael Stones,
Oxford and J. Marc Dubé, SIOR
The SIOR Eastern Canadian Chapter held its 2nd Annual Ski
Event in March at the Mont-Tremblant Ski Resort in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec. More than 110 members, guests, and industry
professionals attended the two-day event beginning with a
networking reception and St. Patrick ’s Day party. The following
day, everyone enjoyed a full day of skiing with a networking lunch
and après ski reception. Attendees raised $2,150 for the Montreal
Real Estate Foundation for Kids.
Florida Chapter Co-Hosts Panama Canal
The Realtors Commercial Alliance of the Miami Association
of REALTORS® along with the SIOR Florida Chapter, CCIM,
CIASF and World City hosted a standing-room only presentation
in February at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Florida.
Speakers included Miami-Dade’s Chief Economist, the Vice-President of the Panama Canal Authority, the Assistant Director
of the Port of Miami, the Director of World City, FEC Railway’s
Director of Port Development, Jones Lang LaSalle’s International
Port and Logistics Expert and the Presidents of the Miami Free
Zone and POM-TOC.