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ITRA Global Celebrates Detroit’s Rebirth At Fall Real Estate Conference

September 04, 2015

“The Phoenix is rising,” says ITRA Global Chairman Emeritus Debra Stracke Anderson, “and we are delighted to have the opportunity to see this true success story first-hand and to share what we learn with corporate clients that are considering Detroit for business expansion.”

ITRA Global, one of the largest global real estate organizations devoted to the representation of corporate tenants and occupiers of commercial real estate worldwide, will host its fall corporate real estate conference on October 2-4, 2015, at the Courtyard Detroit Downtown. This event will be attended by top executives and decision-makers of ITRA Global and select guests from North America, Europe, and Australia.

The conference Detroitwill focus on the amazing renaissance of downtown Detroit and includes a CEO panel discussion about their decision to have a major presence in the Motor City and what their plans are for the future in terms of further global expansion. Believe it or not, the conference also features a moderated walking tour of downtown Detroit so attendees can get an up close and personal perspective of the city’s remarkable recovery and economic redevelopment. Other panel discussions will include best practices in business development and marketing as well as client relationship building and retention/expansion.

“With ITRA Global members coming from as diverse international locations as Australia and Poland as well as North American cities like Toronto and Boston, these influential site selectors for companies of all sizes can further get the word out about Detroit’s rebirth,” says Lynn Drake, principal of Compass Commercial, LLC / ITRA Global Detroit.  “We are also thankful for The State of Michigan’s Economic Department, The Detroit Regional Chamber, and Rock Ventures as conference sponsors.”

ITRA Global is an organization of real estate professionals specializing in commercial tenant representation and buyers in the leasing, acquisition, and disposition of office, industrial, and retail facilities. Clients benefit by having an experienced professional as their trusted advisor, providing conflict-free representation with total objectivity.


Beth Wade, Executive DirectorITRA Globalbwade@old.itraglobal.com1.706.654.3201



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