Capturing Global Business in Chicago - International real estate is heating up with Chicago buyers and now is the time to re-establish contacts and increase your understanding on building global business. This event is designed to give you an overview of the current market and provide you with next steps on how to capitalize and benefit from the improving market. Join fellow FIABCI members, as well as those just interested in increasing their international exposure, for a networking lunch followed by a powerful presentation. Lunch will be served at noon, with presentation following.
Our Presenters include:
Bill Endsley, Secretary General at FIABCI-USA
As the FIABCI-USA Secretary General, Bill will share some of the latest recent developments on the global front and will update us on exciting developments within the FIABCI organization. Bill recently returned from FIABCI World Congress in Taichung and is heavily involved in the state of the international real estate market. Bill was also formerly the Director, International Relations at Appraisal Institute and has tremendous knowledge on the state of the real estate market from a global perspective.
Jim Kinney, Vice President of Luxury Home Sales, Baird & Warner
Jim is an authoritative insider who understands the pulse of the Chicago dynamic real estate market. Throughout his distinguished career, he has been deeply involved with a number of real estate organizations at the local, national and international level. He has been honored as “Realtor® of the Year” by both the Chicago Association of Realtors® and the Illinois Association of Realtors® (IAR). Jim has also served on many IAR committees over the years, has served as Illinois CRS chapter president and was twice recognized as “CRS of the Year.” Jim has served on the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) executive committee and was president of the National Board of the Council of Real Estate Brokerage Managers in 2009. He is a current member of FIABCI, the international real estate federation.
Vicky Sampah, President and Broker/Owner of ABRI Properties in Ghana
Vicky is building a top-rated real estate company in Ghana for her clients in the market to buy or lease residential and commercial property. She has a passion for real estate, a concern for ethical values, and a commitment to excellence, performance and client satisfaction. Vicky has expansive international knowledge and experience, technical competence and many global industry contacts. As a FIABCI member, she specializes in the Foreign Direct Investment markets in Ghana providing strategic corporate advisory brokerage services and settlement of their expatriate staff.
The Chicago and Midwest Council of FIABCI-USA is the premiere international organization for real estate and allied professions. We offer the greatest networking opportunities and educational seminars in the Midwest and the world. Let our contacts and experience help you increase your business opportunities and ultimately your financial success.
June 26 at Marcello's Lincoln Park (Father & Son's)
Located at 645 North Avenue (at Larrabee St)
11:30 A.M. Networking, lunch served at noon
$35 pre-register for Members
$45 pre-register for Non-Members
$50 at the door
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Chicago Council of FIABCI-USA
The Chicago and Midwest Council of FIABCI-USA, invite you to join our business organization united in the common goal:
- To erase borders in international business and real estate and
- To provide the world with a team of experts ready to meet their business and real estate needs.
The FIABCI organization is dedicated to providing access to the global market place and standardized practice. We are people connecting to people to create one global marketplace. The most valuable resource of FIABCI is our member networks.