June 21, 2017


Hotel Indigo DTLA


Connect Media


CRE Industry Professionals

Connect Los Angeles – It’s Good to Be Back

The CRE market in the City of Angels has gone through many changes this year. We’ll discuss the hottest topics, including the evolution of multifamily and integration of new regulations, the renaissance of LA’s most active neighborhoods, and financing deals in an uncertain climate.

Join us for an afternoon of informative panels, networking and cocktails.

Connect Los Angeles

Wednesday, June 21, 2017


Presented by:

Connect Media

Event Speakers / Connect with Our All-Stars

To Be Announced

Featured Speakers

Ryan Aubry

Greenland USA

Director of Development

In his role as Director of Development

Vic Clark


Managing Director

Vic Clark is a Managing Director with Hunt

Philip W. Cyburt

Monday Properties

Managing Partner

With over three decades of experience in the

Mark Grace

Walker & Dunlop

Vice President

With more than 11 years of experience in

David Herbst

Vectis Strategies

Founding Partner

David A. Herbst is a public relations veteran,

Paul Kurzawa

Equity Office

Managing Director Development

Mr. Kurzawa is the Managing Director-Development for Equity

Executive Managing Director
Commercial Division

Eric Paulsen is Executive Managing

Martin Pupil

Colliers International

U.S Brokerage

Based out of Colliers International's Orange County

Marc Renard

Cushman & Wakefield

Executive Vice Chairman
Executive Managing Director

Marc D. Renard is Executive

Chris Rising

Rising Realty Partners

and President

Christopher Rising manages the day-to-day business activities

Nelson Rising

Rising Realty Partners

Chairman &
Chief Executive Officer

Nelson Rising is a veteran

Mark Rose

Avison Young

Chairman &
Chief Executive Officer

Mark E. Rose is chief

Ted Willcocks

Manulife Real Estate

Global Head of
Asset Management

Ted Willcocks leads the development

Gauging the Climate: Buy, Build, Sell, or Hold

Repositioning Space and Transforming Neighborhoods

A Market Outlook & Industry Overview from the C-Suite

Financing Los Angeles’ Deals

Everyday Luxury

Investing in Retail: Strategies in 2017

Conference Schedule / Know the Details

To Be Announced

12:00pm – 1:00pm

Tours of The Metropolis Los Angeles

1:00pm – 1:35pm

Registration and Networking

1:35pm – 1:40pm:

Opening Remarks

1:40pm – 2:30pm

Gauging the Climate: Buy, Build, Sell, or Hold

A mix of the most active investors and advisors discuss their strategies to seek out their next deals, the capital markets climate and how they’re remaining successful in an ever-evolving economy.

2:30pm – 2:50pm

Networking Break

2:50pm – 3:40pm

Repositioning Space and Transforming Neighborhoods

As innovative companies continue to redevelop and reposition outdated space into luxurious and creative buildings, communities like Koreatown, Hollywood, and DTLA, are continuing to transform. Hear more about these standout projects and gain insights into why these experts are choosing these neighborhoods for expansion.

3:40pm – 3:55pm

Networking Break

3:55pm – 4:40pm

A Market Outlook & Industry Overview from the C-Suite

The biggest leaders in CRE provide a national perspective on the state of the industry, an outlook for the year ahead and an overview of the key influencing factors driving the deals.

4:45pm – 5:30pm

Financing Los Angeles’ Deals

Top finance players share how they’re funding some of the city’s most timely projects. They’ll discuss the money sources and their intended deals, both large and small.

5:30pm – 7:30pm

Cocktail Reception

Event Sponsors / Industry Standouts

To Be Announced


Capital Source – Gold Sponsors
Colliers International – Gold Sponsor
Hunt Mortgage Group - Gold Sponsor
Greenberg & Glusker – Gold Sponsor
Rising Realty Partners – Gold Sponsor
Walker & Dunlop – Gold Sponsors


Avison Young - Silver Sponsor
Cushman & Wakefield – Silver Sponsor
John Hancock Real Estate – Silver Sponsor
MVE + Partners - Silver Sponsors
NGKF - Silver Sponsor
Private Mortgage Fund, LLC - Silver Sponsor
Thorofare Capital – Silver Sponsor


AIR Commercial Real Estate Association - Cocktail Sponsor


Partner Engineering and Science, Inc. – Parking Sponsor


Banner Bank – Exhibitor
Bolour - Exhibitor
Fooda – Exhibitor
Matthews Real Estate Investment Services – Exhibitor
Redwood Mortgage – Exhibitor
Streit Lending – Exhibitor


Crew LA - Promotional Sponsor
CoreNet Global Southern California Chapter – Promotional Sponsor
NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association – Promotional Sponsor

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