SIOR Florida Chapter Tours
Twenty-five SIOR Florida Chapter members and five sponsors attended the Port
Canaveral Exploration Tower Luncheon
and Tour in October. John Walsh, Port
CEO, presented the Port’s overall plan and
cargo focus. Peter Richards, GT USA CEO,
discussed plans and operations. After the
luncheon, guests boarded a bus for the
tour. The significant difference between the
port in 2014 and the port during this year’s
tour shocked many of the members.
SIOR Georgia Chapter Talks
In October the SIOR Georgia Chapter held
its Annual Leadership Breakfast at the
Cobb Energy and Performing Arts Centre
with more than 500 guests in attendance.
Michael Allegretti, Uber Technologies, Inc.’s
Director of Public Policy for New York City,
delivered the keynote address “On Demand
Economy.” Five charities received contributions from part of the proceeds raised
by the event.
SIOR Connecticut/Western Massachusetts Chapter Raises
the Roof in Holiday Spirit
Last December the SIOR Connecticut
Chapter celebrated twice. In Bridgeport,
Conn., several members volunteered
with family and associates from CBRE’s
Stamford office at a “Habitat for Heroes”
home, slated for a spring 2016 completion.
The beautiful fall weather contributed to
a productive day as the group completed
the entire second floor framing and panel
In Darien, Conn., thirty members, significant others, and sponsors gathered at the
Woodway Country Club for the quarterly
meeting followed by a reception and dinner.
The chapter recognized Michael Guidicelli
for earning the prestigious SIOR designation and welcomed Rob Scinto of RD Scinto,
Inc. as an SIOR Associate member.
SIOR Maryland, District of Columbia, Northern Virginia
Chapter Holds Holiday Event
In December, the SIOR Maryland/District of
Columbia/Northern Virginia Chapter celebrated its annual Holiday Party at Victoria
Gastro Pub in Columbia, Md. with special
guests SIOR President Allen Gump, SIOR,
CCIM; SIOR Treasurer, Del Markward, SIOR;
SIOR Mid-Atlantic Regional Director, Randall
McCombs, SIOR, and SIOR Executive Vice
President, Richard Hollander.
The event provided a great opportunity
to network and for the chapter to thank
corporate sponsors, to introduce new
members, and to recognize members of
the chapter for their outstanding work
over the past year in making the chapter a
Michael Guidicelli, SIOR, and Frank Hird, SIOR.
Adam Nachlas, SIOR; Allan Riorda, SIOR; Matt Laraway, SIOR; Richard Hollander, SIOR Executive Vice
President; Allen Gump, SIOR; Randy McCombs, SIOR; Scott Skogmo, SIOR; and Hayes Merkert, SIOR;
(Seated) Chris Smith, SIOR, and David Fritz, SIOR.