Irene Vogel, Las Vegas AE for 30 years, to retire

After serving for more than three decades, Irene Vogel is retiring as CEO of the Greater Las Vegas Association on Dec. 31, 2011. She will remain a consultant to her successor for an additional six months. In 2007, Vogel was named the Terry McDermott Community Service Award recipient from the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® in recognition of her many contributions to the local community.


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