CREW Member Spotlight: Katie Smith, CREW Chapter Director
Jul11

CREW Member Spotlight: Katie Smith, CREW Chapter Director

The CREW Member Spotlight highlights someone who is making an impact in the CREW Atlanta community. For the most recent Member Spotlight, we selected Katie Smith, CREW Atlanta’s new Chapter Director. CREW Atlanta: How long have you been at your at current position? Katie Smith: 2 and ½ months What made you decide to work in the field you are in? My number one reason is because I love building relationships; I am such a people...

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CREW Member Spotlight: Jodi Borges-Bradley
Apr13

CREW Member Spotlight: Jodi Borges-Bradley

The CREW Member Spotlight highlights someone who is making an impact in the CREW Atlanta community. For the most recent Member Spotlight, we selected Jodi Borges-Bradley, Vice President, NELSON. CREW Atlanta: What made you decide to work in the field you are in? Jodi Borges-Bradley: I really enjoy connecting with people and problem solving.  Design was a creative outlet for both joys that also grew into a heightened level of being...

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Power Women’s Round Table Highlights Women in Commercial Real Estate
Nov30

Power Women’s Round Table Highlights Women in Commercial Real Estate

By: Cicely Anderson, Assistant Property Manager, Duke Realty The 2nd Annual Power Women’s Roundtable was a phenomenal event! This year’s event highlighted six amazing women who have made significant strides in their professional and personal lives, while promoting diversity and inclusion every step of the way. Their titles ranged from C-Suite Executives to Directors, Senior Vice Presidents, and Principles of local and international...

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Women in Engineering
May25

Women in Engineering

By: Laura Cullen, E.I.T , PES Structural Engineers  Like many CRE professions, women in engineering fields, particularly in civil engineering, are a minority.  Why is that? Why is it that when we account for 50% of the world’s population, only 17.5% of the world’s civil engineers are female?  Perhaps the answer can be found in women leaving the workforce to have children, or maybe societal pressures for girls to steer towards certain...

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Networking events: CREW Network’s upcoming second quarter
Apr17

Networking events: CREW Network’s upcoming second quarter

Your CREW Network is incredibly active this quarter with several networking events in the region. With 70 U.S. chapters and five Canadian chapters of CREW, this network of 10,000 members is one of the greatest benefits your CREW membership provides. Don’t miss out on these wonderful networking events throughout the Southeast and nationally that can help you grow your business in the real estate industry. This network can help you and...

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Pitch Perfect – The Importance of a Pitch and How to Perfect It
Apr06

Pitch Perfect – The Importance of a Pitch and How to Perfect It

by Jill Kelleher, PLA, LEED AP; Associate HGOR While I cannot carry a tune like the Bellas in Pitch Perfect, I can deliver a pitch – whether it’s sales, elevator or design – with an award-winning a cappella ending, thanks to the right methods and some good old-fashioned practice. By perfecting our pitch, we can secure new clients and capture repeat business. We can push our expert ideas into execution, rather than facing client...

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