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Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza, 251 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA

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Event Date Wed Nov 28 EST (about 3 years ago)
Location Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza
251 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA
Region Americas

The CRE Finance Council (CREFC) is the trade association for the $3.9 trillion commercial real estate finance industry. More than 300 companies and 9,000 individuals are members of CREFC. Member firms include balance sheet and securitized lenders, loan and bond investors, private equity firms, servicers and rating agencies, among others.

Our industry plays a critical role in the financing of office buildings, industrial and warehouse properties, multifamily housing, retail facilities, hotels, and other types of commercial real estate that help form the backbone of the American economy.

CREFC promotes liquidity, transparency and efficiency in the commercial real estate finance markets. It does this by acting as a legislative and regulatory advocate for the industry, playing a vital role in setting market standards and best practices, and providing education for market participants.


2018 Speakers

Jim Costello
Senior Vice President, Real Capital Analytics

Raj Aidasani
Director, Research, CRE Finance Council

Gregg Bloomberg
Tax Accountant, CohnReznick

Tony Yousif
Director - National Accounts, SVN | CompassRock

Lorna Banister
Counsel, Ballard Spahr LLP

Jonathan Rini
Assistant General Counsel, Real Estate Specialties Group, Bank of the Ozarks

Lisa Pendergast
Executive Director, CRE Finance Council

Michael Fleischer
Senior Vice President, Related Companies

Keith Honig
Senior Commercial Real Estate Executive, Head of Commercial Mortgage Origination, Pacific Life

Paul Vanderslice
Chief Executive Officer, CCRE

Teresa Zien
Senior Director, Invesco

Marty Schuh
Senior Director, Head of Government Relations, CRE Finance Council

Edward G. Rendell
Former PA Governor, DNC Chairman and MSNBC Contributor

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Sponsor

• Ballard Spahr LLP