Seattle, Wash. (June 25, 2019) – Drew Hicks, CPM® has been named president-elect for the Western Washington Chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), and he will assume the role of chapter president in 2020.
Hicks is a vice president and senior property manager at Kidder Mathews’ Seattle office. He has over 15 years of commercial property management experience.
Hicks is an active member of IREM and has served for many years on IREM’s Executive Committee as vice president of finance, scholarship chairman, education conference coordinator, and outreach chairman.
The Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) is an international community of nearly 20,000 real estate professionals dedicated to ethical business practices, maximizing the value of investment real estate, and promoting superior management through education, professional development, and collaboration.
IREM provides opportunities for members to earn various professional credentials including the Certified Property Manager (CPM®) designation. Requirements to earn the designation involve education, experience, ethics and examination. For more information, visit irem.org.
About Kidder Mathews
Kidder Mathews is the largest independently owned commercial real estate firm on the West Coast, with 800 real estate professionals and staff in 22 offices in Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, and Arizona. Kidder Mathews offers a complete range of brokerage, appraisal, property management, consulting, project & construction management, and debt & equity finance services for all property types. The firm performs $9 billion in transactions, manages over 53 million square feet of space, and conducts over 1,600 appraisals annually. For more information, visit kidder.com.