March News, Events & Member Spotlight: Miss Delaware U.S.
In This Newsletter Issue
- Next Membership Luncheon - Wed., March 11 at The Belle - 11:30 a.m.
- Attendees List for March 11 luncheon (SCROLL DOWN TO VIEW)
- Member Spotlight: Emily Drake, Miss Delaware United States 2015
- Continuing Education roll call for Modules 1 and 6. Staying for lunch?
March 11 Membership Luncheon at The Belle
Wednesday's Forecast: Sunny & 55 degrees!
Put away the shovels and dust off those spring clothes and plan to come out and join us for lunch. Enjoy the day!
Keynote speech: Michael J. Hare, Director of Development of The Buccini/Pollin Group, Inc.
Topic: Multi-Family Development in the Wilmington CBD; Market Street and Beyond
Meet Mike: Mr. Hare joined The Buccini/Pollin Group in March 2008 as Senior Vice President for Development. His responsibilities include development management, acquisitions, public investment and government relations. He currently serves as Project Director for the Chester Waterfront Redevelopment efforts. Prior to joining the Buccini/Pollin Group, Mr. Hare served as the Deputy Director of the Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware (RDC), a position which he held from 1995-2008. Mr. Hare was employed by the Delaware Economic Development Office starting in 1989 most recently serving as a Senior Development Specialist prior to being assigned to the RDC by Governor Thomas R. Carper in September, 1995. (more)
The Buccini/Pollin Group, Inc. is a privately-held, full-service real estate acquisition, development and management company with offices in Washington, DC, Wilmington, DE, Philadelphia, PA, and Baltimore, MD. Formed in 1993, Buccini/Pollin develops and acquires hotel, office, residential, retail, and parking properties in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions of the United States. On behalf of its principals, investors and financial partners, Buccini/Pollin has acquired or developed real estate assets having a value in excess of $4.0 billion, including 26 hotels, 6 million square feet of office and retail space, 10 major residential communities, and multiple entertainment venues, including PPL Park, home of the Philadelphia Union Major League Soccer team. (more)
Luncheon Buffet: Baked Cod Fillet with Fresh Tomato & Basil Relish & Braised Beef Shortribs
(full menu on event registration page...notify Janet if you have a dietary restriction so that a special arrangements can be made)
ATTENDEES LIST for March 11 Luncheon
Additions to this list (after March 9 at 6:00 p.m.) at at the bottom of this list!
Ann Bailey - Emory Hill Real Estate Services, Inc.
Randy Bailey - Business Interiors & Supplies
Joy Barrist - Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff, LLP
Neeraj Batta, P.E. - Batta Environmental
Gary Betty - Deaton McCue and Company, Inc.
Ron Bevan - Bevan Financial Group
Jeff Bierlein - PNC Real Estate
John Birmingham - Cushman & Wakefield (Director-President)
Erich Bollman - SB Real Estate LLC
Joe Borgia - Wells Fargo
Kate Brennan - Bernardon Haber Holloway Architects
Bryan Brockson - EDiS Company
Paul Bryant, SIOR - SB Real Estate LLC
Mike Burcham, PLS - KCI Technologies, Inc.
Steve Burnett - IFS - Insurance & Financial Services
Carmen Calderaro - Collins Business Systems
Brian Cannelongo - Bryn Mawr Trust Co.
Joe Charma, P.E. - Landmark Science & Engineering
Patricia Coco - Serenity One Source
Tim Cole - Parke Bank
Claire Coleman - Pace Properties, Inc.
Kim Connell - First State Elevator, Inc.
Edd Connor - NAI Emory Hill
Jon Czech - Emory Hill Real Estate Services, Inc.
Donna Davies - M&T Bank
David DePetris - Legend Properties, Inc.
Joanna DeSalvo - Knoll, Inc.
Kevin DiSabatino - DiSabatino Construction Company
Steve Dobraniecki - NAI Emory Hill
Jessica Donnelly - Porcelanosa
Emily Drake - NAI Emory Hill
Rich Dudek - Patterson Woods Commercial Properties, L.L.C.
Greg Ellis, CCIM - Patterson-Woods Commercial (Director-Past Pres.)
Jean Evans - Pace Properties, Inc.
Ernie Felici - Cushman & Wakefield
Cindy Fleming - Jones Lang LaSalle
Bill Forbes - Sherwin Williams (Need)
Pat Forester - Sonitrol Security of Delaware Valley
Matt Gehrke - Bellevue Realty Company
Mike Hahn - CapitalSource | a div. of Pacific Western Bank
Tom Hannagan - Virtus Realty Advisors of Delaware, LLC
Mike Hare - The Buccini/Pollin Group, Inc.
Dave Hargadon - TD Bank
Jed Hatfield - Colonial Parking, Inc.
Dave Heaney - Healthcare Facilities Solutions, Inc.
Mary Ann Heesters - Patterson Woods Commercial
Doug Hershman, Esq. - Bayard, P.A.
Jon Hickey - NAI Emory Hill
David Hill - Hillside Realty
Rob Holden -
Ed Jackson - Affinity Energy Management, LLC
Leigh Johnstone - Johnstone & ILIS, LLC
Bruce Jones - PNC Real Estate
Casey Kenton, CCIM - Investors Realty, Inc.
Stacey Kerr - CFI - Delaware
Allison Kerwin - M&T Bank
Janet Killian - Gemini Janitorial Services
Hughlett Kirby - M&T Bank
Joe Latina - Patterson Woods Commercial Properties
Dana LeSage, P.E. - Berkshire Energy Partners LLC
Dan Lesher - Patterson-Woods Commercial (Director)
Rachel Lindeman - M&T Bank
Rich Lober - Waste Masters Solution
Roy Locker - Locker Construction, Inc.
Art Lodge - Applied Bank
Jeanine Losino - REGUS
Andy Lubin - University of Delaware
Larry Maister - Brandywine Realty Trust
David Mathe - State of Delaware (DOS) Export Trade
Rob McGarrigle - Stoltz Management
Kevin McGonegal - Bellevue Realty Company
Susan Miller - Sales Solutions / Gioffre Commercial Realty
Chris Moore - Patterson-Woods Commercial Properties
Paul Morrill - Committee of 100
Dave Morrison, CCIM - NAI Emory Hill
Pam Motter - Advanced Office Environments, Inc
Vicky Newton - Mitchell Associates, Inc.
Ted Nutter - NAI Emory Hill - Lewes
Jim O'Hara, Jr. - NAI Emory Hill - Retail Division (Director)
Patrick Oubre - Kimball Office
Duncan Patterson, CCIM - Patterson-Woods Commercial
Brendan Patti - Sherwin Williams
Gregory Pettinaro - Pettinaro Construction
Joe Piccirilli - TD Bank
Janet Pippert - Landmark Science & Engineering (CIRC Business Mgr.)
Buzz Quillen - H.H. Quillen & Company
Brian Richards - Santander Bank
Jill Riley, IIDC Assoc. - Cooperson Associates
Drew Romanic - Martin Architectural Group
Bert Root - Harvey Hanna & Associates (Director-VP)
Denise Ross - Brandywine Realty Trust
Ralph Rossi - The Buccini/Pollin Group
Jamie Rostocki - Valuation Consulting Services
Keith Rudy, P.E., LEED AP - Landmark Science & Engineering
Susanne Sabatino - Interstate Commercial Maintenance Services Corp
Marvin Sachs - Bellevue Realty Company (Director)
Anthony Santoro - Sonitrol Security of Delaware Valley
Dan Schneckenburger - N. Barton and Associates
Jeff Sellers - Montgomery Brothers, Inc.
Jeff Shahan - SB Real Estate LLC
Lorraine Sheldon - NAI Emory Hill
Mary Sheldon - Applied Bank
David Shepherd - Delaware Offices
Dev Sitaram, P.E. - Karins and Associates
Jerry Smith - Smith Realty Company
Barry Snyder, Esq. - Snyder & Associates
Doug Snyder - Snyder Management
Nate Sorenson, RPA - Sovereign Property Management
Lou Stackeni - Applied Bank
Robert Stenta - Pettinaro Management
Robin Tait, IIDA - Bernardon Haber Holloway
Charles Tompson - Today Media/Delaware Business Times
Jamie Vari - Jones Lang LaSalle
Frank Vassallo, IV - Fusco Enterprises, L.P.
Paul Wagner - ServPro
Paul Watts - Brandywine Realty Trust
Stephen Weick - Sperry Van Ness
Doug Whalen, Esq. - Wells Fargo
Dan Wham - DSM Commercial Real Estate
Anna White - State of Delaware
Gordon Winegar - DSM Commercial Real Estate
Charlie Woods, SIOR - Patterson Woods Commercial
LATE REGISTRANTS (after 6:00 p.m. Monday)
Jim Manna, BrightFields, Inc. (Director, Membership Chair)
Mike Cutrona - M&T Bank
Geoff Grosso, Esq. - Tarabicos Grosso, LLP
Mike Hoffman -- Tarabicos Grosso, LLP
Mike Janis - RCI Printing & Graphics
Carmen Facciolo - NAI Emory Hill
Anthony Medori - Medori Commercial Realty
Steven Fasick, Ross Capital Partners
Seth DeForest, CFI
Rob Snowberger, Buccini/Pollin Group, Inc.
Member Spotlight: Emily Drake - Miss Delaware United States 2015
Have you met CIRC member Emily Drake?
If not, attend a a CIRC lunch meeting and say hello to her. Emily manages our Member Registration Table at each monthly lunch event and is an active member of the Golf Committee as this year's Volunteer Director. (She leaves the day after our June 29 golf outing to compete for Miss United States.)
Emily works for NAI Emory Hill and holds a real estate license. She is a graduate of the University of Delaware in 2009 with a Bachelor's of Science in Leadership. Always driven to succeed, she completed her degree in just three years! And, yes, CIRC member Leslie Drake is proud to call her "Niece."
Official title: Miss Delaware United States 2015
Next competition: Miss United States. Emily will compete for the title of Miss United States in Washington D.C. in July, 2015
Platform: Emily's platform is her non-profit organization, the "Delaware Miss Amazing Pageant" which she if very passionate about. Miss Amazing Inc. is a national organization, operating in over 30 states, that celebrates the abilities of girls with disabilities. Emily said that "Miss Amazing provides opportunities to girls and women with disabilities to build self confidence in a supportive environment, and this is our first year holding a pageant in Delaware." The event is on April 11-12 at the DoubleTree Downtown at 700 N King Street in Wilmington.
If you would like to know more about these non-profits, Emily invites you to check out these websites:
Our national Miss Amazing Pageant website is : http://missamazingpageant.com
Our state Delaware Miss Amazing Pageant website is being built http://demissamazing.com
Tickets for the April 11-12 event can be purchased at: www.delawaremissamazing2015.eventbrite.com
If you are interested in donating to this cause: http://missamazingpageant.com/donations/ or if interested in sponsoring, contact Emily at: email@example.com
Shhhh...(between us) I'd also like to let you know that Emily has a GoFundMe page for help with funding for her Miss United States pageant in July in Washington, D.C.
Congratulations and Best Wishes Emily!
March 11 Continuing Ed. SOLD OUT - Thank you.
Thank you for your participation in our next CIRC-sponsored Continuing Education classes on March 11 at The Belle. Please arrive prior to 8:30 or 1:30 for check in.
- 8:30 a.m. - Module 1 - Fair Housing / Agency / Ethics
- Lunch - 11:30 to 1:20 (you can still register if you wish to)
- 1:30 p.m. - Module 6 - Real Estate Investment Fundamentals
|1||Bailey, Ann H.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|2||Bariglio, Anthony||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|3||Betty, Gary M.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|4||Birmingham III, John Q.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|5||Bollman, Erich||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|6||Bryant, Paul||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|7||Castagno, Chris||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|8||Coleman, Claire||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|9||Connor Jr., Edward F.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|10||Cresswell, David||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|11||Cronin, Robert S.||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|12||Czech, Jon||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|13||Dangello, Neal||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|14||DePetris, David||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|15||DiClemente, Brett||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|16||Dobraniecki, Stephen J.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|17||Drake, Emily M.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|18||Drake, Leslie M.||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|19||Dudek, Jr, Richard E.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|20||Elliman, William B.||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|21||Evans, Jean M.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|22||Fizzano, Jim||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|23||Fleming, Cynthia D.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|24||Harrington, Rebecca K.||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|25||Heaney, David||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|26||Heesters, Mary Ann D.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|27||Hill, Clayton C.||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|28||Hill, David||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|29||Johnstone, Leigh||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|30||Kelly, Martin J.||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|31||Kenton, Casey||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|32||Latina, II, Joseph S.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|33||Lesher, H. Daniel||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|34||Lott, III, H. Hunter||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|35||Lubin, Andrew||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|36||Maister, Lawrence||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|37||McGonegal, Kevin||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|38||Meyer, Peter||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|39||Moore, Christopher||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|40||Morrison Sr., David R.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|41||Musi, Kenneth J.||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|42||Nutter, Edwin H.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|43||O'Hara, III, James M.||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|44||O'Hara, Jr., James M.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|45||O'Hara, Kevin P.||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|46||O'Sullivan, Denis P.||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|47||Quillen III, Herschell H.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|48||Roach, John||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|49||Root, Albert (Bert)||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|50||Ross, Denise||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|51||Russell, William R. "Bill"||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|52||Sellers, Jeff||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|53||Shahan, Jeff||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|54||Sheldon, Lorraine||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|55||Smith, Jerome T.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|56||Snyder, Douglas B.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|57||Sophy, Shauna||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|58||Stella, Robert||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|59||Stenta, Robert A.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|60||Undorf, Mark E.||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|61||Vari, Jamie V.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|62||Vassallo, IV Frank J.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|63||Watts, Sr., Paul R.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|64||Felici Jr., Ernest G.||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|65||Fincher, William W.||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|66||Holden, Robert||8:30 a.m.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|67||Hopkins, Brian||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|68||Rattay, Daniel||8:30 a.m.||1:30 p.m.|
|69||Facciolo Jr., Carmen J.||8:30 a.m.|
|70||Patterson, Jr., William Duncan||8:30 a.m.||Lunch|
|71||Hickey, Jonathan||1:30 p.m.|
|72||Miller, Susan M.||Lunch||1:30 p.m.|
|73||Van Horn, Kelly||1:30 p.m.|
Weick, Stephen C.