Saturday, December 24, 2016

NAIOP to Host Seminar Jan. 25 on South Florida’s Economic Outlook for 2017

Darcie Lunsford

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL  – NAIOP South Florida, a Commercial Real Estate Development Organization, will host its Economic Outlook 2017 on Wednesday, January 25 from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. at The Westin Fort Lauderdale, 400 Corporate Drive.

Moderated by Butters Realty & Management Senior Vice President Darcie Lunsford, Economic Outlook 2017 will cover how the new administration’s plans for trade, immigration, regulation and taxes will affect South Florida.

Panelists include Holland & Knight’s Public Policy & Regulation Group Partner Ronald J. Klein; Gunster Board of Directors Chairman George LeMieux; The Washington Economics Group, Inc. Founder and Principal J. Antonio Villamil; and Wells Fargo Managing Director and Senior Economist Mark Vitner.

“With the Trump administration taking office, there are bound to be sweeping changes, particularly in the economic sector of our country,” said NAIOP South Florida Executive Director Jules Morgan.

Jules Morgan

 “In South Florida specifically, we expect to see the effects of the new administration’s reformation of trade pacts, potentially altering the global supply chain and creating vast uncertainty for one of Florida’s top economic drivers. We’re looking forward to hearing the panel’s take on such a widely debated topic during Economic Outlook 2017.”

Tickets are $65 for non-NAIOP members and $50 for NAIOP members. To register for the event, visit or call 954-990-5116.

NAIOP is a commercial real estate development organization. It provides strong advocacy, education and business networking opportunities and connects its members through a powerful North American network.

For a complete copy of the company’s news release, please contact:

Lexi Robinson, ext. 255,
Jane Grant, ext. 224,

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