Tulsa, Oklahoma, October 28, 2014 – CBRE Group, Inc. today announced that Angela West, Vice President with CB Richard Ellis|Oklahoma, CBRE’s Oklahoma region affiliate, was elected 2014-2015 Global President of SIOR (Society of Industrial and Office Realtors). Ms. West is the youngest individual to be elected President of SIOR, as well as the third female President in the 70-year history of the organization.
“Angela’s election underscores what her colleagues have known for some time; that she is a talented leader and embodies the CBRE values of respect, integrity, service and excellence,” said Edward J. Schreyer, President, CBRE Agency Brokerage and Asset Services, Americas.
Ms. West has 23 years of experience in commercial real estate and an extensive resume that showcases her leadership capabilities. She holds one of only two MCR designations in the state of Oklahoma. Previously in her career, Ms. West was the local President of CCIM, where she was the youngest professional to serve in that role, and was President of the Oklahoma NAIOP chapter where she was the first female in that capacity.
“We are extremely proud of Angela’s appointment as SIOR’s Global President. She has a proven record of leadership within the commercial real estate community, is consistently a top producer, and provides outstanding service to her clients,” said Cary Phillips, Managing Director, CB Richard Ellis|Oklahoma
SIR (Society of Industrial Realtors) was founded in 1939, but in 1986 the organization altered their name to SIOR in order to include office realtors. The group currently has more than 3,000 members scattered across 630 cities in 34 different countries.
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