President's Awards 2017 Recipients | Chicago Association of REALTORS®

The real estate community gathered at the 134th Annual Inaugural Gala on Monday, October 9, for a beautiful evening at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel honoring members of the Chicago REALTOR® family. The event included the installation of the Chicago Association of REALTORS® 2017-2018 Board of Directors, and honored several individuals for their contributions and positive influence on the industry, among which were the recipients of the President’s Award, as presented by outgoing president Matt Silver, following his outgoing remarks.

 

 

Hugh Rider

For always being there as a voice of reason and a sounding board, and for his unending counsel and willingness to serve.

Kevin Van Eck

In appreciation of all his efforts to support presidential initiatives and champion RPAC. Thank you for always showing up.

Kevin Van Eck and Matt Silver pose for a photo at the 134th Inaugural Gala.

Roberto Montaño

In recognition of his efforts to embody the REALTOR® spirit and for being a pillar of your community.

Roberto Montaño and Matt Silver pose for a photo at the 134th Inaugural Gala.

Dan Wagner

In recognition of and gratitude for his enduring support and confidence.

Dan Wagner and Matt Silver pose for a photo at the 134th Inaugural Gala.

Jessica Kern

“A friend may well be the masterpiece of nature.” For personifying “uncommon” with grace and enthusiasm, and for always being a champion for our members and the president.