(SEATTLE, WASHINGTON) January 24, 2017: Chad Gleason, CCIM, Managing Director at SVN / Raven, and Craig Steinlicht, CCIM, Owner/Broker at RE/MAX Victory were among 16 Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) members selected to participate in the 2017 Jay W. Levine Leadership Development Academy, with meetings being held in a variety of cities around the country. Past Washington State Chapter members to attend the academy include Mike Armanious, CCIM, Gary Hunter, CCIM, Lydia Bennett, CCIM, and Arie Salomon, CCIM.
Named in honor of Jay W. Levine, CCIM, the Institute’s first president and second designee, the nine-month program is designed to build the skills and self-knowledge participants need to fulfill leadership roles within the Institute as well as in their communities and professional careers.
The Leadership Development program includes a blend of on-site and web-based sessions that incorporate the core competencies for effective leadership in association, business, and community settings. Academy participants focus on both understanding and applying leadership principles and techniques to further their personal and professional leadership development goals.
Learn more about the Leadership Development Academy at http://www.ccim.com/about-ccim/jay-w-levine-leadership-development-academy.
About the CCIM Institute
Since 1969, the Chicago-based CCIM Institute has conferred the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation on commercial real estate and allied professionals through an extensive curriculum of 160 classroom hours and professional experiential requirements. The core curriculum addresses financial analysis, market analysis, user decision analysis, investment analysis, and negotiation—the cornerstones of commercial investment real estate.
An affiliate of the National Association of Realtors®, the CCIM Institute also offers other education resources such as the Site To Do Business, an online site analysis and demographics tool, and the Ward Center for Real Estate Studies, which provide timely education and training to keep commercial real estate practitioners current in an ever-changing market environment.
Currently, there are nearly 10,000 CCIMs in 1,000 markets in the U.S. and 31 additional countries, with another 3,000 practitioners pursuing the designation, making the institute the governing body of one of the largest commercial real estate networks in the world. Visit www.ccim.com and www.stdb.com for more information.