Christine Gorham announced as CREW Network President Elect
Nov19

Christine Gorham announced as CREW Network President Elect

Christine Gorham, Director of Development for Caddis, has been named President Elect on CREW Network’s board. To celebrate, we asked her to complete our Member Spotlight Questionnaire. Congratulations Christine !   What made you decide to work in the field you are in?   Christine  Gorham: In 1989 as I was cut from five days a week to four days a week at a residential development company, I thought about what industry was...

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Karen Whitt Named Director of CREW Network Board
Nov08

Karen Whitt Named Director of CREW Network Board

Karen Whitt, President | Investor Services and Real Estate Management Services U.S. of Colliers International, has been named Director on CREW Network’s board. To celebrate, we asked her to complete our Member Spotlight Questionnaire. Congratulations Karen!   CREW Atlanta: What made you decide to work in the field you are in? Karen Whitt: After I finished my English degree, I moved to San Diego and wanted to work for a...

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14 CREW Members Recognized as Power Women
Oct10

14 CREW Members Recognized as Power Women

Fourteen members of CREW Atlanta have been recognized by Bisnow as Power Women. In an upcoming event on November 29, the women will be recognized at a breakfast event that will focus on hard-hitting issues women in commercial real estate are facing, as well as celebrating the achievements and accomplishments of the 24 women selected. According to Bisnow, “In a nationwide survey conducted earlier this year, 87.2% of respondents said...

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Survival of the fittest. Evolving retail experiences success.
Oct02

Survival of the fittest. Evolving retail experiences success.

By: Libby Lassiter, EVP of leasing and development at Bayer Properties There’s no doubt many once-packed malls have lost their luster, and the convenience of e-commerce has made in-store shopping shed a bit of its appeal and indeed its necessity.  But a host of established retailers are proving to be flexible and adept at responding to changing shopping preferences with experiential offerings drawing customers to their stores. These...

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Workplace Wellness
Sep14

Workplace Wellness

By Sibet Freides, Principal of Idea Associates For many professionals, practicing wellness feels like a personal initiative to be pursued in one’s free time, or not at all. The traditional workplace is often an obstacle in the journey towards wellness, with long, sedentary hours in the office and convenience-based meal planning. But work culture is changing, and employers are starting to see the benefits of incorporating wellness into...

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