The SIOR Chicago Chapter held a joint luncheon meeting
with the Association of Industrial Real Estate Brokers (AIRE)
in May. The luncheon featured guest speaker Jim Schultz,
head of the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic
Opportunity, who provided an early update on how things are
changing in his department, and answered questions about
the change in the direction of the agency. Two-hundred fifty
members and guests attended the event at Café la Cave in
CHICAGO CHAPTER HOLDS JOINT
MAY LUNCHEON MEETING WITH AIRE
HOSTS NHCID POWER LUNCH
The SIOR Connecticut Chapter hosted the New Haven
Commercial Division at the training center for the Greater
New Haven Board of Realtors. Thirty-five members and
guests attended the April event in New Haven, Conn., to hear
John Glasscock from the University of Connecticut School
of Business share his valuable insight on the economy in
Connecticut and at large.
Pictured (left to right): Roy Splansky, SIOR; Jim Schultz, Department of
Commerce and Economic Opportunity; and Mike Prost, Newmark Grubb Knight
Frank (AIRE Vice President).
Pictured (left to right): Jed Backus, NHCID; Carl Russell, SIOR, CCIM; Tom
Hill III, SIOR, CCIM; John Glasscock, UCONN; and Barbara Pearce, H. Pearce
GEORGIA CHAPTER HOLDS ANNUAL GOLF AND FISHING TOURNAMENT
In June, the SIOR Georgia Chapter held its annual golf and fishing tournament at the Piedmont Driving Club in Atlanta, Ga.
One-hundred members, golf sponsors, and guests were paired in both events to maximize the networking opportunities. This
event concluded with a cocktail reception where the winning teams were announced and guests networked.
Pictured (left to right): Todd Barton, SIOR; Rick Spiller, SIOR; and J. Mark
Pictured (left to right): Gardner Fisher, Rite Hite; Jake Lepchitz, Rite
Hite; Michaela White, Rite Hite; and Tyler Jones, The Rockefeller