Professional Affiliations & Designations


The Society of Industrial and Office Realtors® (SIOR) has certified more than 2,700 of its members with the prestigious SIOR designation, a professional symbol of the highest level of knowledge, production, and ethics in the real estate industry. Real estate professionals who have earned the SIOR designation are recognized by corporate real estate executives, commercial real estate brokers, agents, lenders, and other real estate professionals as the most capable and experienced brokerage practitioners in any market. SIOR designees can hold the following specialty designations: industrial, office, sales manager, executive manager, or advisory service.


The Certified Property Manager® designation from the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) is earned through a combination of education, experience, ethics and examination. Currently, CPM Members manage 8.4 billion net square feet of commercial space, exceeding $1.5 trillion in real estate assets.


A Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) is a recognized expert in the commercial and investment real estate industry. CCIMs have completed a designation curriculum that covers essential CCIM skill sets including ethics, interest-based negotiation, financial analysis, market analysis, user decision analysis, and investment analysis for commercial investment real estate. CCIMs have completed a portfolio demonstrating the depth of their commercial real estate experience. Finally, they have demonstrated their proficiency in the CCIM skill sets by successfully completing a comprehensive examination. Only then is a designation candidate awarded the coveted CCIM pin, joining the ranks of highly skilled commercial and investment real estate experts.