March 8th, 2018


Hotel Indigo DTLA


Connect Media


CRE Industry Professionals

Connect Los Angeles – It’s Good to Be Back

Transformation & reinvention of space. A market with peaks & valleys. Availability of capital and funding the deals.

National and local leaders talk opportunities & challenges across asset classes, and strategies for finding your next deal.

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

Connect Los Angeles
March 8, 2018, Hotel Indigo DTLA


Presented by:

Connect Media

Event Speakers / Connect with Our All-Stars

To Be Announced Soon

Featured Speakers

April Little

Realty Income

Vice President, Acquisitions

Ms. Little sources new property investment opportunities,

Azadeh Hawkins

Pendry Hotels


Bio to follow

Bill Rose

Marcus & Millichap

Senior Managing Director Investments

Mr. Rose is a senior managing

Americas Director of Retail Research

Bio to follow

Jeff Hurley

Hurley North America

Chief Marketing Officer

Bio to follow

John Klein


SVP, Real Estate and Development

Bio to follow

Stenn G. Parton

DJM Capital Partners, Inc.

Director of Retail Development

Bio to follow

Peter Moersch

Irvine Company

Vice President Leasing

Bio to follow

Executive Vice President

Prior to joining CBRE and the Private

David Sheldon

Retail Design Collaborative

Vice President of Brand Strategy

David Sheldon is responsible for

Susan Rorison

Newmark Merrill

Chief Operating Officer

Bio to follow

Vice President, Commercial Investments

Todd Siegel is extensively experienced in

Outlook Keynote

Multifamily Investment

Laurie Baker

Camden Property Trust

Senior Vice President
Fund and Asset Management

Laurie Baker is

Doug Banerjee


Managing Director

Doug Banerjee is a Senior Director of Investment

Carrington Brown

USAA Real Estate Company

Executive Director

As Executive Director of the Texas/Colorado Region

Tony Ferrell

The Bascom Group

Vice President
Portfolio Operations

Mr. Ferrell is responsible for the

Gary Goodman

Passco Companies

Senior Vice President

Gary Goodman has over 30 years

Development, Design and Construction

Hugh Cobb

Alpha – Barnes Real Estate Services


Hugh A. Cobb is a Principal and Owner of

Shravan Parsi

Napa Ventures

Co-Chief Executive Officer

Shravan Parsi is an entrepreneur and an

Al Silva

Marcus & Millichap

Senior Managing Director

Al began his career in multifamily

Matt Wideman

ARA, A Newmark Company

Transaction Manager

Matt Wideman joined ARA, A Newmark Company in

Tertiary Markets

Greg Coutant

StreetLights Residential

Director of Development

As director of development for StreetLights Residential,

Greg Faulkner

Humphreys and Partners Architects


Greg Faulkner, AIA, NCARB, is the President and a

Rob McConnell

Ventures Development Group


Rob McConnell serves as Principal of Ventures Development Group,

Laird Sparks


Managing Director

Mr. Sparks joined Greystar in 1998, and

Matthew Stone

Seneca Investments

President and
Chief Executive Officer

Matthew Stone serves as the

Fireside Chat with Fannie and Freddie

Conference Schedule / Know the Details

To Be Announced

1:30pm – 1:55pm:

Registration and Networking

1:55pm – 2:00pm:

Opening Remarks

2:00pm – 2:50pm:

Food, Fitness, Fashion: What’s Driving Experiential Retail and Impacting The Street Level

Hear one on one conversations with leading retailers, their brokers, landlords and partners as they discuss what works, what consumers want, and how to create spaces that innovate, create community and change the way we think.

2:50pm – 3:00pm:

Networking Break

3:00pm – 3:50pm:

Investment Trends: What’s Driving The Deals?

Investors are looking at primary, secondary, and tertiary markets for new opportunities and portfolio growth. What factors are driving these decisions and where are investors looking next to maximize yield and portfolio performance?

3:50pm – 4:00pm:

Networking Break

4:00pm – 4:15pm:

Keynote: What Drives our Retail Needs

4:15pm – 5:00pm:

Neighborhood Centers: Finding Success in the Every Day

Some retail will never go away, you’ll always need to be able to run to the store or the dentist for the conveniences of everyday life. How is the average neighborhood changing, where should you be looking for your next investment or development and how do demographics play in to your transaction choices? How do smart brokers and owners stay ahead of the curve?

5:00pm – 6:30pm:

Cocktail Reception

Event Sponsors / Industry Standouts

To Be Announced







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