Steve Lewis is president of Wordman,
Inc., a marketing communications firm
based in Loudon, Tenn. He has been
representing real estate clients and
covering the commercial real estate
industry for more than 30 years, and
he continues to write freelance articles
about the real estate industry.
Amanda Marsh is the founder of
Buzzmaestro LLC., a business writing
firm based in New York. She has over a
decade’s experience in commercial real
estate journalism and is a regular contributor to publications such as Bisnow,
Commercial Property Executive, Multi-Housing News, and Real Estate Weekly.
Marsh is a member of Commercial Real
Estate Women (CREW) New York, as well
as a member of CREW Network’s editorial
and marketing committee.
George Ratiu is director of Quantitative
& Commercial Research with the
National Association of REALTORS® in
Washington, D.C. where he produces
the Commercial Real Estate Outlook—a
quarterly forecast of core property
sector fundamentals. He manages a
research portfolio focused on macroeconomic trends, commercial real
estate, and global investments. Ratiu
provides economic and industry insights in publications and keynote
presentations across the U.S.
John Salustri, editor-in-chief of Salustri
Content Solutions, is among the most
recognized journalists in commercial
real estate for the last 25 years, as editor of Real Estate Forum and as editor of
GlobeSt.com. John is currently engaged
in freelance writing assignments. He
can be reached at salustri@optonline.
net or 917-912-0038.
Avi Spielman is an associate editor of
the Harvard Real Estate Review, vice president of the MIT Center for Real Estate
Alumni Association, author of the award
winning white paper Blockchain: Digitally
Rebuilding the Real Estate Industry, and
founder of Nashville-based real estate
development company Joon Properties.
He holds a B. A. in Philosophy from
Vanderbilt University and a Masters of
Science in Real Estate Development
Erin Stackley, Commercial Legislative
Policy Representative at the National
Association of REALTORS®, monitors and analyzes federal legislative
developments affecting the field of
commercial real estate, and lobbies
the U.S. Congress to make sure that
their interests are addressed. Prior to
joining NAR, Erin worked for the House
of Representatives and had a legal fellowship with the National Federation of
Independent Business (NFIB).