Kicking off the DISRUPTION IS NOT A DIRTY WORD panel of innovative new technology companies operating in the commercial real estate space was RPR® VP Emily Line, who introduced Turner Levison of CommissionTrac, Vishu Ramanathan of Buildout, Greg Ausley of CoachSimple™, and Sanjay Kuttemperoor of WikiRealty
THE COMMERCIAL MARKETPLACE was bigger and better than ever before in 2016, with “Commercial Red” carpeting covering a dedicated slice of the Expo ﬂoor. NAR’s Commercial The am sat front-and-center of a dynamic marketplace packed with powerful learning opportunities and vendors. Over four days hundreds of commercial practitioners learned about benefits, shared information, asked staff for feedback, and had their questions answered.
An early morning tradition at the REALTORS® Conference & Expo, the COMMERCIAL CAFFEINATED NETWORKING BREAKFAST is where commercial practitioners enjoy getting rare perspectives from thought leaders in and around the industry. This year, Wayne D’Amico, CCIM, Xceligent’s™ EVP of Corporate Development & Strategic Relations, conducted a one-on-one chat with corporate real estate executive Peter Stergos, CCIM. Stergos handles global real estate transactions for $57 billion aerospace and building systems behemoth United Technologies.
The sizable crowd gathered for the COMMERCIAL COMMITTEE was excited to learn about plans for Swanepoel T-3 Group, led by guest speaker Stephan Swanepoel, to create an Analysis of the Latest Emerging Risks & Trends (ALERT) report on commercial real estate. The ALERT report will rely upon intense market research and interviews with dozens of members to create a powerful analytical reference tool that will provide specific insight into the near future of the commercial sector.