Monthly Archives: April 2015

Retail Strategy

Larry Casey, President and CIO, Donahue Schriber, met with a full room of Young Leaders to discuss the firm’s retail acquisition and disposition strategy, what lessons he learned during the “Great Recession” and advice for living a long, successful career at the ULI Boardroom…After Hours.  Casey says honesty, responsibility and integrity are the key tenets to establishing and maintaining a network in the real estate business that “has a memory that never forgets.”  John Jo, HFF and Josh Cox, Stirling Development, are co-chairs of the ULI Boardroom…After Hours programs, which are held … Read More

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Recipient of the 2015 ULI Best of the Best “BoB” Award for Sustainable Community Development – Industry Leadership is Rick Bishop, Executive Director, Western Riverside Council of Governments.  Congratulations, Rick!  (LtoR:  Phyllis Alzamora, ULI Orange County/Inland Empire; Kurt Buxton, ValleyCrest Design Group; and Rick Bishop, WRCOG.)

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Nominate a Leader!

Nominations Deadline extended to April 17, 2015! ULI Orange County/Inland Empire honors exemplary Young Leaders and an Outstanding Employer. The Emergent Leadership Awards honor motivated, dedicated, and innovative emerging real estate professionals, who have demonstrated dedication to bettering themselves and their industry.  It is important to highlight the most outstanding local emerging leaders whose contributions to their company and ULI make it clear that they lead by example. Read More YOUNG LEADER CATEGORIES ARCHITECTURE CAPITAL MARKETS ENGINEERING INNOVATION PLANNING PROFESSIONAL SERVICES PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT MISSION.VALUES.PASSION* *The MVP Award is not eligible for … Read More

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Join ULI Today!

New Members: Blanca Mercedes and Charles Jackson receive “ULI Guide to Professional Real Estate Development, they were selected from among 25 new members during March Madness for an opportunity drawing. JOIN ULI TODAY!

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Take 5 from Boardroom Afterhours with Kurt Strasmann of CBRE

Purpose: The purpose of “Take 5 from the YLG” is to share 5 relevant take-always that were obtained by young leaders who attended a ULI program. ULI Event: The YLG produced Boardroom After Hours with Kurt Strasmann of CBRE Here’s the “Take 5” from ULI YLG’s Boardroom After Hours with Kurt Strasmann: 1.       Job growth drives everything. 2.       Be mentally strong and passionate about what you do so you can compete well. 3.       It takes more than smarts to succeed.  Be likeable and trustworthy and work hard. 4.       Listen to complainers because complainers care.  … Read More

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