Whitman Real Estate Club Launches Fall Speakers Series


The Real Estate Club in the Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University will host a series of speakers during the fall 2010 semester, focusing on current trends and issues facing the real estate industry. The speaker series, developed in partnership with Peter Vergis, executive director of Pyramid Brokerage, will be presented by seasoned real estate professionals from both Pyramid Brokerage and the Widewaters Group.

The speaker’s series includes: 

  • October 6: F.L. Gorman, director of development (Mid-Atlantic), the Widewaters Group, “Bankruptcy and Receiverships in Commercial Real Estate”
  • October 27: Kaye Habib ‘07 MBA, controller, the Widewaters Group, “Financing Commercial Real Estate”
  • November 10: Steve Raneri, vice president of construction/design, the Widewaters Group, “Construction & Development of Commercial Real Estate"
  • December 1: Jon Sayre, associate broker, Pyramid Brokerage, “Commercial Real Estate Site Selection”

Each presentation starts at 7 p.m. in Room 306 in the Whitman School building. The event is free and open to SU faculty, staff, and students. For more information, contact Will Earl ’11 MBA at whearlii@syr.edu. Media queries can be directed to Amy Schmitz, director of communications in the Whitman School, at (315) 443-3834 or aemehrin@syr.edu.