Women in CRE: An interview with Lori Kilberg and Gail Ayers
Dec10

Women in CRE: An interview with Lori Kilberg and Gail Ayers

On December 3, CREW Atlanta hosted a fireside chat with Lori Kilberg, national president of CREW Network, moderated by Susana Chavez, CREW Atlanta president. Gail Ayers, CEO of CREW Network, was scheduled to join the conversation, but was unable to attend due to illness. In conjunction with the event, CREW Atlanta interviewed Lori and Gail to learn more about their perspectives on women in commercial real estate today.  Q: How would...

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Meet the CREW Atlanta 2015 Impact Award Winners
Jun15

Meet the CREW Atlanta 2015 Impact Award Winners

The CREW Atlanta 2015 Impact Awards and Hall of Fame Celebration was held Thursday, June 11th at the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta.  Summey Orr with Hartman Simons & Wood, LLP served as master of ceremonies. Stephen Wells with Hendrick, Inc. and Tina Renee McCall with Rosemont Realty were co-chairs of the prestigious event. The CREW Impact Awards and Hall of Fame Celebration honorees were recognized by their peers for...

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Committee Chair Spotlight- Ellen W. Smith
Oct22

Committee Chair Spotlight- Ellen W. Smith

Company: Holt Ney Zatcoff & Wasserman 1.What motivated you to enter your career and do what you do? I like to argue and am good at it. All kidding aside, I’m not sure what motivated me, but law school was a goal from early high school, if not before. I enjoy people and solving problems; practicing law allows me to interact with all kinds of people and participate in assisting clients with creative solutions. 2. How long have you...

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New Member Spotlight- Mary Anne Walser
Oct22

New Member Spotlight- Mary Anne Walser

Company: Keller Williams Realty 1.  What motivated you to enter your career and do what you do? I have a legal background and enjoy negotiating contracts.  I love houses.  I love space.  I love architecture, design, and neighborhoods.  All of my interests combined make real estate the perfect career for me. 2.  How long have you been in your field? 14 years in real estate.  17 years prior to that as a lawyer. 3.  What other...

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New Member Spotlight- Sarah Borders
Oct22

New Member Spotlight- Sarah Borders

Company: King & Spalding LLP 1.  What motivated you to enter your career and do what you do? I love solving problems (preferably other people’s problems) 2.  How long have you been in your field? 26 years 3.  What other professional organizations are you involved in? American Bankruptcy Institute, American College of Bankruptcy, Turnaround Management Association, Urban Land Institute 4.  Tell us something that not many people may...

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New Member Spotlight- Robin Boyd
Oct22

New Member Spotlight- Robin Boyd

Company: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport 1.  What motivated you to enter your career and do what you do? A long time ago, I worked for a private residential builder and decided that I loved the work because every day was different.  I was part bookkeeper, I showed model homes, I coordinated contractor and vendor schedules and had other interaction with the public.   Years later, I became a Senior Property Manager...

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