Birmingham real estate veteran and Shannon Waltchack Partner Tim Blair, CCIM was elected President CCIM Institute in Chicago last week. Blair will lead the global association in 2021.
Tim has been active in the local Alabama Chapter since his induction in 2006. He served as Chapter President in 2013 and has been involved at the national level as a member of the National Board as well as chairing multiple committees. Tim’s role will begin in 2019 as First Vice President, Vice President in 2020, culminating in 2021 as President of the global institution.
“I am truly honored to have the opportunity to give back to an organization that has been so instrumental in my career,” Blair said.
CCIM is commercial real estate’s most influential professional organization, with members closing $200 billion annually in commercial real estate deals. For 50 years, the Institute has been building opportunities through its respected education program, led by established practitioners. CCIM Institute members are eligible to earn the CCIM designation, the industry’s most prestigious certification.
“We are thrilled that Tim has been named President of the CCIM Institute,” said Managing Partner Andrew Patterson, CCIM. “Tim has served both our organization and the CCIM Institute diligently and we know he will do an exceptional job leading the Institute in his future role,” Patterson said.