Contact: Alexis Fermanis
NEW SOCIETY OF INDUSTRIAL AND OFFICE REALTORS®
OFFICERS ELECTED AT SPRING WORLD CONFERENCE IN PALM SPRINGS
Washington, D.C. - The Society of Industrial and Office Realtors® recently elected its 2013-2014 officers during its Spring World Conference in Palm Springs, CA. The elected officers will be installed in Chicago prior to the SIOR Fall World Conference in late October.
At that time, SIOR's current President-Elect, Mike Hillis, SIOR, CCIM, Las Vegas, NV, will assume office, as SIOR President. The current Vice President, Angela West, SIOR, MCR, Tulsa, OK, will become President-Elect.
Allen Gump, SIOR, CCIM, Dallas, TX, has been elected as SIOR's Vice President. After serving a one-year term as Vice President, Gump will serve as President-Elect for a year and then step into the Presidency of SIOR in the fall of 2015.
It is an exciting opportunity to join SIOR’s Board as Vice President. I look forward to pursuing new and existing organization initiatives working with the executive committee and the Board of Directors,” said Gump.
The following Regional Directors were also elected to serve on SIOR’s Board of Directors along with the other existing members: Canada Regional Director – Kevin Beaudry, SIOR, Mississauga, ON; Great Lakes Regional Director – Bryan Poynter, SIOR, CCIM, Indianapolis, IN; Northeast Regional Director – Tom Farrelly, SIOR, Manchester, NH; South Regional Director –Mark Byers, SIOR, Birmingham, AL; and as West Regional Director – Robert Thornburgh, SIOR, CCIM, CPM, Los Angeles, CA.
In addition, Nim Frazer, SIOR, Montgomery, AL, will begin serving a two-year term as Membership Council Director.
Headquartered in Washington, DC, the SOCIETY OF INDUSTRIAL AND OFFICE REALTORS (SIOR, www.sior.com) is a global professional organization that certifies commercial real estate service providers with the exclusive SIOR designation. Individuals who earn their SIOR designation adhere to the highest levels of accountability and ethical standards. Only the industry’s top professionals qualify for the SIOR designation. Today, there are more than 3,000 SIOR members in 630 cities in 34 countries.