Chicago Association of REALTORS® Honored Real Estate Icons, Industry Notables at 134th Inaugural Gala on Monday, Oct. 9

CHICAGO, Ill. –The Chicago Association of REALTORS® 134th Annual Inaugural Gala hosted the who’s who of Chicago’s robust real estate industry on Monday, Oct. 9, at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, 221 N. Columbus Dr., from 5:30 PM to 9 PM. The Inaugural Gala marked the installation of incoming C.A.R. leadership in addition to an awards presentation for the 2017 REALTOR® Awards, including the Hall of Fame and the REALTOR® of the Year. More than 700 attendees celebrates this year’s honored guests, including:  
[hover id=”11428″] Rebecca Thomson @properties 2017 – 2018 President 2017 REALTOR® Achievement Award Recipient
[hover id=”11430″] Tommy Choi Keller Williams Chicago – Lincoln Park 2017 – 2018 President-Elect
[hover id=”11432″] Maurice Hampton Centered International Realty 2017 – 2018 Treasurer
[hover id=”11453″] Matt Silver Urban Real Estate Immediate Past President

2017 Hall of Fame Inductee

[hover id=”11434″] Frank Williams F.J. Williams Realty 2017 Hall of Fame Inductee

Award Winners:

[hover id=”11436″] REALTOR® of the Year: Dan Wagner The Inland Real Estate Group of Companies, Inc.
[hover id=”11439″] REALTOR® Achievement: Erika Villegas ERA Mi Casa Real Estate
[hover id=”11440″] REALTOR® Community Service: Bari Levine @properties
[hover id=”11652″] REALTOR® Community Service: Anthony Nowak Century 21 Hallmark, Ltd.
[hover id=”11443″] Affiliate of the Year: Linda Scott Wintrust Mortgage
[hover id=”11445″] Managing Broker of the Year 1-50 Licensees: Sonia Anaya America Real Estate
[hover id=”11447″] Managing Broker of the Year 50+ Licensees: Drussy Hernandez Compass Real Estate
[hover id=”11449″] Brian A. Bernardoni Public Policy Award: David Hanna CONLON/Christie’s International Real Estate
For more information regarding the 134th Inaugural Gala or any of our honored guests, please contact Maria Dickman, The Chicago Association of REALTORS® is the “Voice of Real Estate®” in Chicago and the suburbs we serve since 1883, representing over 14,500 members from all real estate specialties including commercial sales, development, property management, appraisal, auctions and residential sales.