Date

December 4, 2019

Location

Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel

Planner

Connect Media

Speakers

CRE Industry Professionals

The Evolution and Expansion of Westside Los Angeles

Affluent and influential, the Westside is a destination with hotels, shopping and global cuisines that round out the diverse experience. With new mixed-use projects creating opportunity and growth, Westside Los Angeles continues to evolve. Learn what is driving this market from the major power players behind this evolution.

Connect Westside LA

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

 

Location:

Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel

11461 Sunset Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90049

#ConnectWLA

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Event Speakers / Connect with Our All-Stars

To Be Announced

Featured Speakers

Bradley Ross

Madison Realty Capital

Vice President

Mr. Ross has over a decade of experience

Christine Deschaine

Kennedy Wilson

Senior Vice President, Brokerage

Christine Deschaine is a Senior Vice

Craig Coan

Greenberg Glusker

Partner

Craig Coan, a highly respected and practical legal counselor,

Ted Fentin

AECOM Capital

Partner and Managing Director

Ted Fentin is a Partner and

Jon Lange

Boston Properties

Vice President, Los Angeles Region

John oversees the development, acquisition

Ken Gaitan

Money360

Regional Director - West

Ken is a 30-year veteran of

Kent Handleman

Lincoln Property Company

Senior Vice President

Kent oversees leasing for the company in

Mark Laderman

Artisan Realty Advisors

Co-Founder, Managing Partner

Mr. Laderman is Co-Founder and Managing

Executive Vice President

Marty leads Lowe’s office property acquisition activities

Mike Racine

Hackman Capital Partners

Senior Vice President – Asset Management

Mike has been with

Nicholas Bryer

CIM Group

Vice President, Investments

Nicholas Bryer serves as a Vice President,

Paul Miszkowicz

Harbor Associates

Principal

Mr. Miszkowicz oversees property acquisition, financing, and disposition. Prior

Neil Shekhter

NMS Properties

Founder and CEO

Neil Shekhter founded NMS in 1988 on

Spencer B. Kallick

Allen Matkins

Partner

Spencer B. Kallick transacts land use entitlements and California

Chairman, Americas Research & Senior Economic Advisor

Spencer Levy is

Gary M. Tenzer

George Smith Partners

Principal/Co-Founder

Mr. Tenzer is a Co-Founder of George Smith Partners.

2:35pm – 3:00pm: What to Know for 2020 with CBRE’s Spencer Levy

Moderator

Chairman, Americas Research & Senior Economic Advisor

Spencer Levy is

Al Silva

Marcus & Millichap

Marc Renard

Cushman & Wakefield

Aaron Jodka

Colliers International

Managing Director - Client Services

AREA OF EXPERTISE

As the

Aaron Wooler

Hunt Real Estate Capital

Managing Director

Aaron Wooler is a Managing Director in the

Program Manager

Abby Thorne-Lyman is the Program Manager for Transit-Oriented

Rohan a’Beckett

Wanda Group

Deputy General Manager

Bio to Come

Acho Azuike

DC Partners

Chief Operating Officer & Managing Director

Acho Azuike manages DC

Charles Adam

Union Bank

Senior Vice President

Charles Adam serves as vice president and

Adam Kaufman

ArborCrowd

JOBTITLE

BIO

Adam Matar

Inception Property Group

Founding Partner

Adam Matar is a founding partner of Inception

Adam Roth

NAI Hiffman

JOBTITLE

BIO

Adam Saper

Eataly

Managing Partner and CFO

Adam Saper spent childhood summers in

Adrian Franco, Ph.D.

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Officer & Director of Community Development Finance (CoDeFi)

Adrian Franco

Adrienne Hunter

Kinzer Partners

Principal

Adrienne Hunter recently joined Kinzer Partners' growing capital markets

Dougall Agan

Stirling Development

President &
Chief Executive Officer

A 20-year veteran of pioneering

Matthew Ahrens

Rising Realty Partners

Senior Vice President
Acquisitions and Capital Markets

Bio to Come

Vice President and Regional Business Development Manager

Aimee Morgan is

AJ Finn

Earles Architects + Associates

Senior Project Manager

AJ Finn is currently a Senior Project

Director

Varun Akula is a Director at Hines in the

Alan D. Lev

Belgravia Group

Chairman and Managing Broker

Alan D. Lev is the Chairman

Alan D. Wapner

Ontario City Council

Mayor pro Tem, City of Ontario

Mayor pro Tem Alan

Alan Rubenstein

NYL Real Estate Investors

Senior Director, Regional Head of Asset Management, Portfolio Manager

Alan

Justin Alanis

Rentlytics

Chief Executive Officer

Bio to Come

Alecia Burdick

Savills Studley

Tenant Representative

Alexandra Glickman

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co

Area Vice Chairman & Managing Director-Practice Leader

Alex Glickman has

Alexandra Loye

Avison Young

Principal

Alfonzo Leon

Global Medical REIT Inc.

Chief Investment Officer

Mr. Leon joined Global Medical REIT Inc.

10. Alfred Goh

Pacific Century Realty

$26,000,000

Al Klairmont

Imperial Realty Company

President

Since 1978 Alfred Klairmont has directed Imperial Realty’s portfolio

Alice Carr

JPMorgan Chase

Head of the Community Development Banking

Alicia Berhow

Orange County Business Council

Senior Vice President of Government Affairs

Bio to Follow.

Alissa Adler

Podolsky Circle CORFAC International

Managing Principal/Managing Broker

Alissa Adler brings more than 25 years

San Jose Director

Teresa Alvarado leads SPUR's work in San

Director of Real Estate, West Coast

Amalia is a Director

Amanda Houghton

Healthcare Trust of America

Executive Vice President of Asset Management

Amanda Houghton is Executive

Amanda Moreno-Lake

Jim Lake Companies

Vice President, Operations

Bio to Follow.

Amir Sadr

Cox Castle & Nicholson

Associate

Amir is a real estate transactional attorney with extensive

Amir Sadr

Cox Castle & Nicholson

JOBTITLE

BIO

Co-Founder & CEO

Amish is serial entrepreneur who has co-founded

Amy Hall

Caton Commercial

Chief Operating Officer

Since 1997, Amy has enjoyed a fruitful

Amy Price

Bentall Kennedy

President and Chief Investment Officer

Amy Price is the President

JOBTITLE

BIO

Amy Wells

Cox, Castle & Nicholson

JOBTITLE

BIO

Ana Ramos

Greystone

Managing Director

Ana Ramos is a Managing Director and Regional

Andrea Kendrick

Berkadia

Director

Andrea Korb

Downtown Santa Monica, Inc

Economic Development Manager

Andrea B. Korb is the Economic Development

Andrew Benton

Parkview Financial

Managing Director

Andrew Benton is currently a Managing Director of

Andrew Bowen

RealPage

Industry Principal

Andrew Bowen serves as an Industry Principal for

Andrew Fogg

Cox Castle Nicholson

Partner

Andrew is a member of the firm's Land Use

JOBTITLE

BIO

Andrew Levin

Boston Properties

Senior Vice President, Leasing

Mr. Levin is in charge of

Andrew Martin

Behavioral Health Association of Providers

Chief Operating Officer

Andrew Martin is the Chief Operating Officer

Andrew Mays

Berkadia

Andrew Mays

Berkadia

Andrew Mays

Berkadia

Andrew Merin

Cushman & Wakefield

Andrew Saba

Stockdale Capital

Vice President

Andrew Saba is responsible for Asset Management of

Andrew Spanswick

WRP/KLEAN Centers

CEO

Andrew Spanswick, one of the leading mental health authorities

Andrew Stein

Vicus Partners

Founding Principal

Andrew Stein is the co-founder of Vicus Partners,

Senior Vice President

Andrew Turf joined CBRE in 2016 as

JOBTITLE

BIO

President, West Region

As President of the West Region at

First Vice President

With more than 30 years of commercial

Paul Angle

Hunt Mortgage Group

Managing Director

Bio to Come

Anita Paryani-Rice

Marcus & Millichap Capital Corp.

Senior Vice President Capital Markets

Anjee Solanki

Colliers International

National Director Retail Services, US

Ann Silverberg

BRIDGE Housing Corporation

Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer

Ann Silverberg, Executive

Ann Silverberg

Related California Affordable

CEO

Ann Silverberg is Chief Executive Officer for Related California's

Ann Sperling

Trammell Crow Company

Senior Director

Anne Torney

Mithun

Partner

Anne is an architect who has made affordable multi-family

Ted R. Antenucci

Catellus Development Corporation

President and
Chief Executive Officer

As of March 2011, Ted

Anthony B. Miles

TPP Capital Management Group

QOZ Fund Manager

Anthony B. Miles is a Philadelphia native

JOBTITLE

BIO

Anthony Ping

Anthony C. Pings and Associates

CEO

Registration California Architect, Number C10930, 1980 Nevada Architect, Number 4680, 2002 Certification:

Antonio Hachem

George Smith Partners

Principal

Antonio joins George Smith Partners as a Principal. He

April Little

Realty Income

Vice President, Acquisitions

Ms. Little sources new property investment opportunities,

Alan Araki

Primestor

Managing Director
Investment

Mr. Araki is responsible for Primestor’s Investment

Charlie Arbing

Starbucks

Senior Store
Development Manager

Bio to Come

Alexa Arena

Lendlease

Head of West Coast Development

Alexa Arena, as Executive General Manager

Ari Klein

Cushman & Wakefield

Executive Managing Director

Ari Klein, an Executive Managing Director in

Susan Arledge

E Smith Realty Partners

President
Site Selection and Incentives

Susan Arledge, SIOR, focuses her

Arleen Garza

REEP Equity LLC

JOBTITLE

BIO

Taylor Arnett

CapRock Partners

Acquisitions Manager

Taylor Arnett brings more than a decade of

Aron Will

CBRE

JOBTITLE

BIO

Arthur J. Mirante, II

Avison Young

Principal and Tri-State President

Arthur J. Mirante II joined Avison

Senior Vice President

Art Rasmussen has earned extraordinary success in

Sr. Manager, Enterprise Initiatives, Organization Transformation

Asia Abreu Bribiesca-Hedin is

Laila Assanie

Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Senior Business Economist

Laila Assanie is a senior business economist

Nicole Atoyan

Columbia Business School

MBA Candidate

Bio to Come

Ryan Aubry

Greenland USA

Director of Development

In his role as Director of Development

Azadeh Hawkins

Pendry Hotels

Azadeh Hawkins oversees brand marketing of the new luxury

Brandon Bachner

Mesa West Capital

Vice President
Originations

Mr. Bachner is VP, Originations at Mesa

Tom Bak

Trammell Crow

Senior Managing Director

Tom Bak is Senior Managing Director of

Andrew Baker

Anton Development

Senior Vice President
Development & Acquisitions

Andrew Baker oversees Anton

Laurie Baker

Camden Property Trust

Senior Vice President Fund and Asset Management

Laurie Baker is Senior

Timothy J. Ballard

Buchanan Street Partners

President

Timothy J. Ballard is a Co-Founder, and the President

Doug Banerjee

Greysteel

Managing Director

Doug Banerjee is a Senior Director of Investment

Thomas Bannon

California Apartment Association

Chief Executive Officer

Tom Bannon has served as the CEO

Barbara Crane, CCIM

Barbara M. Crane, CCIM

Principal

3:00pm – 3:50pm: Construction Town: New Projects, TOD Development, Construction Costs and More on the Westside

Moderator

Spencer B. Kallick

Allen Matkins

Partner

Spencer B. Kallick transacts land use entitlements and California

Ted Fentin

AECOM Capital

Partner and Managing Director

Ted Fentin is a Partner and

Mark Laderman

Artisan Realty Advisors

Co-Founder, Managing Partner

Mr. Laderman is Co-Founder and Managing

Executive Vice President

Marty leads Lowe’s office property acquisition activities

Mike Racine

Hackman Capital Partners

Senior Vice President – Asset Management

Mike has been with

4:05pm – 4:45pm: Late-Cycle Financing: Navigating Capital, Interest Rates and Inflation in an Era of Uncertainty

Moderator

Gary M. Tenzer

George Smith Partners

Principal/Co-Founder

Mr. Tenzer is a Co-Founder of George Smith Partners.

Bradley Ross

Madison Realty Capital

Vice President

Mr. Ross has over a decade of experience

Craig Coan

Greenberg Glusker

Partner

Craig Coan, a highly respected and practical legal counselor,

Ken Gaitan

Money360

Regional Director - West

Ken is a 30-year veteran of

Nicholas Bryer

CIM Group

Vice President, Investments

Nicholas Bryer serves as a Vice President,

4:45pm – 5:30pm: Westside LA Power Players

Moderator

Christine Deschaine

Kennedy Wilson

Senior Vice President, Brokerage

Christine Deschaine is a Senior Vice

Jon Lange

Boston Properties

Vice President, Los Angeles Region

John oversees the development, acquisition

Kent Handleman

Lincoln Property Company

Senior Vice President

Kent oversees leasing for the company in

Paul Miszkowicz

Harbor Associates

Principal

Mr. Miszkowicz oversees property acquisition, financing, and disposition. Prior

Neil Shekhter

NMS Properties

Founder and CEO

Neil Shekhter founded NMS in 1988 on

3:50pm – 4:30pm: Can you Close?

Moderator

James Han

Greenberg Glusker

Partner

James Han is a partner in the Greenberg Glusker

Geoff Arrobio

Walker & Dunlop

Senior Vice President | Capital Markets

Geoffrey Arrobio, senior vice

Jason Baker

CapitalSource

Managing Director, Construction Real Estate

As Managing Director of CapitalSource’s

Chief Operating Officer

Kevin Aussef is Chief Operating Officer of

Kevin Shannon

Newmark Knight Frank

Co-Head of U.S. Capital Markets

Kevin A. Shannon joined Newmark

4:30pm – 5:10pm: Los Angeles in Focus

Moderator

Cody Cannon

Colliers International

Executive Managing Director

As executive managing director for Colliers International’s

Vice Chairman

Barbara Perrier has been with CBRE for 30

Senior Vice President, Capital Markets

Dana is a Senior Vice

Parker Jones

John Hancock Real Estate

Director of Leasing West Coast

Bio to Follow

Lee Harris

Greystone & Co., Inc

Director

Lee Harris is a Director with Greystone & Co.

Liane Takano

Related California Affordable

Director, Southern California Operations

As Director of Southern California Operations

Conference Schedule / Know the Details

To Be Announced

2:00pm – 2:30pm:

Registration and Networking

2:30pm – 2:35pm:

Opening Remarks

2:35pm - 3:00pm:

What to Know for 2020 with CBRE’s Spencer Levy

3:00pm - 3:50pm:

Construction Town: New Projects, TOD Development, Construction Costs and More on the Westside

Hear from developers, contractors, and construction lenders on the projects sprouting throughout the West side and how the deals are getting entitled, built, and financed.

3:50pm – 4:05pm:

Networking Break

4:05pm - 4:45pm:

Late-Cycle Financing: Navigating Capital, Interest Rates and Inflation in an Era of Uncertainty

As growth slows and inflationary pressures increase, investors and developers are monitoring construction and interest rates more closely. Our panel of industry leaders will share their strategies to mitigate risk and leverage positive market factors such as strong housing demand, rising wages, and low unemployment.

4:45pm – 5:30pm:

Westside LA Power Players

Power players talk about the West Side and what is next for the market and where we’re headed in 2020 across the property types.

5:30pm – 5:45pm:

Awards Ceremony: Celebrating Today’s Next Generation

5:45pm – 7:00pm:

Cocktail Reception

Event Sponsors / Industry Standouts

To Be Announced

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Silver

Marketing

Cocktail

Marcus & Millichap - Cocktail Sponsor

Giveaway

Freedom Financial Funds - Giveaway Sponsor

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Panel

Networking Break

Exhibitors

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