12th Annual IREM/CCIM Economic Forecast

January 24, 2019
7:45 AM - 12:30 PM

Arizona Biltmore
2400 East Missouri
Phoenix, AZ 85016
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Thursday, January 24, 2019  |  Arizona Biltmore
Welcome, Check-in & Breakfast: 7:00 am – 7:40 am  |  Program: 7:45 am – 12:30 pm

We will be in the Grand Ballroom in the main building.  You can park in self-parking and walk or valet in front.    

Join us at the 12th Annual IREM-CCIM Economic Forecast, the premiere real estate event of the year, and get the real scoop from the best minds in real estate. This conference is the destination for all industry professionals seeking the insight & expertise of the leading real estate mavericks and the greatest minds working in real estate today.

The IREM/CCIM Economic Forecast is apprpoval for 3 hours of general credit. 

$89 for IREM/CCIM Members  |  $99 for Non-Members
Cost after January 18, 2019 and at-door is $109. No refunds after January 18, 2019. 

• Cancellation Policy — No Refunds 72 Hour Notice •

Guest Speakers

Presenting the Impact Award    Impact Award Recipient
Jerry Colango    Grady Gammage, Jr.
JDM Partners   Gammage & Burnham


IREM and CCIM Speakers 

President-Elect of IREM   CCIM Education/Ward Center for Real Estate 
Cheryl Gray   Nicholas Miner, CCIM
QuadReal Property Group    Orion Investments 



Elliott D. Pollack is CEO of Elliott D. Pollack and Company, an economic and real estate consulting firm in Scottsdale, Arizona established in 1987. The firm serves a broad range of clients in both the public and private sector ranging from law firms, utilities, banks, retailers, major service firms and real estate related companies to states, counties, Native American communities, cities and universities for both business and policy issues.

Pollack has degrees from Boston University and the University of Southern California. He has been a practicing economist for 45 years. For the last 30 years he has been president of an economic and real estate consulting firm that bears his name.

Through the years he has held many professional roles including student, teacher, author, peer reviewer, consultant, expert for media and court purposes and board member. He has taught economics and has written more than a thousand articles over the years. Pollack’s job has been to help clarify how current and future economic conditions fit into the decision process, as well as to explain how past decisions relate to the present situation.



Office Panel

Andrew Cheney, CCIM John DiVall Barry Gabel Scott Maxwell Kate Morris
Lee & Associates Ryan Companies CBRE CRESA CBRE

Multifamily Panel 

Libby Ekre, CPM Asher Gunter Chapin Bell Nicole Wray  
MEB Management Services CBRE PB Bell Greystar  

Retail Panel 

Greg Valladao Chris Hake  Steve Julius Chuck Wells Kalen Rickards
Cushman & Wakefield  Thompson Thrift CBRE Kidder Mathews Wesern Retail Adviors 

Industrial Panel 


Paul Komadina

Steve Larsen Chris Toci Don MacWilliams Megan Creecy-Herman
CBRE Jones Lang LaSalle Cushman & Wakefield Colliers  Prologis 


Keynote Sponsor


Platinum Sponsor


Panel Sponsors

(Retail, Multifamily, Office and Industrial) 

Program Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

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$89.00 Member Rate

$99.00 Non-Member/Guest

$890.00 Table Purchase - 10 per table