WASHINGTON, D.C., USA (July 3, 2018) – (RealEstateRama) — CREW Network President Tara L. Piurko, Partner, Miller Thomson LLP, has been appointed to The Real Estate Roundtable’s Board of Directors for its 2019 fiscal year (July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019). Piurko will represent CREW Network from July to December 2018, and 2019 CREW Network President Holly Neber, CEO, AEI Consultants, will assume the role from January to June 2019.
The Real Estate Roundtable is comprised of industry leaders from top publicly-held and privately-owned real estate ownership, development, lending and management firms. The FY2019 Board is elected from the membership and includes four elected leaders of real estate trade organizations from The Roundtable’s 17 partner associations. The Roundtable’s business and trade association leaders seek to ensure a cohesive industry voice is heard by U.S. government officials and the public about real estate and its important role in the global economy.
Fellow CREW Network member and 2017 Distinguished Leader Jodie McLean, CEO, EDENS, was also appointed to serve on the 23-member FY2019 Board. In addition, The Roundtable elected Debra A. Cafaro, Chairman and CEO, Ventas, Inc., as its new Chair for a three-year term starting July 1, 2018.
About The Real Estate Roundtable
The Real Estate Roundtable brings together leaders of publicly-held and privately owned real estate ownership, development, lending and management firms with the leaders of real estate trade associations to jointly address key U.S. policy issues relating to real estate and the overall economy. Collectively, Roundtable members’ portfolios contain over 12 billion square feet of office, retail and industrial properties valued at more than $1 trillion; over 1.5 million apartment units; and in excess of 2.5 million hotel rooms. Participating trade associations represent more than 1.5 million people involved in virtually every aspect of the real estate business.
About CREW Network
CREW Network is the premier business networking organization dedicated to transforming the commercial real estate industry by advancing women globally. CREW Network members comprise nearly 11,000 professionals globally and represent all disciplines of commercial real estate – every type of expert required to “do the deal.” Follow CREW Network on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and Instagram, and visit CREW Network at www.crewnetwork.org.