Diane Butler to Join Leadership Roundtable Panel at 2014 CREW Convention in Miami

Posted On September 17, 2014

DALLAS (Sept. 17, 2014) – Butler Burgher Group (BBG), a leading national commercial real estate valuation, advisory and assessment firm, today announced that BBG CEO Diane Butler will join the Distinguished Leaders Roundtable at the 2014 Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Convention and Marketplace, which will be held September 30 through October 3 at Loews Miami Beach Hotel in Miami, Fla.

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Ms. Butler, MAI, FRICS and CCIM, and three other panelists will speak on key issues impacting the real-estate industry at the roundtable session, which will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, September 30. The other panelists include Sarah K. Abrams, Senior Vice President, Global Real Estate, Iron Mountain; Pat Goldstein, Vice Chairman and Head of Commercial Real Estate. Emigrant Bank; and Frances Aldrich Sevilla-Sacasa, CEO, Banco Itaü International.

Katty Kay, lead anchor for BBC World News America and noted author, will be the moderator of the panel discussion.

“I am honored to be selected for the roundtable discussion at this year’s CREW convention,” said Ms. Butler. “I am looking forward to joining the other panelists to address issues that are vital to the interests of our industry.”

The convention, which has chosen the theme “The Rewards of Risk”, will also feature former U.S. Secretary of State and First Lady Hillary Clinton and Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media, as speakers.

BBG is a gold sponsor at the convention and will also be an exhibitor (Booth # 307).

About BBG:
BBG is national valuation, advisory and assessment firm headquartered in Dallas with offices from New York to California. Nationally ranked as one of the top 10 commercial real estate firms in the U.S., and led by former national CREW President, Diane Butler, BBG has experts in all facets of commercial real estate. From multifamily and student housing, to large portfolio projects, BBG achieves large results with the personalized touch of a small firm.

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