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Whitman Real Estate Club launches fall speakers series

September 20, 2010

Amy Schmitz
(315) 443-3834

The Real Estate Club in the Whitman School of Management will host a series of speakers during the fall 2010 semester, focusing on current trends and issues facing the real estate industry. The speaker series, developed in partnership with Peter Vergis, executive director of Pyramid Brokerage, will be presented by seasoned real estate professionals from both Pyramid Brokerage and the Widewaters Group.

The speaker’s series includes:

  • Oct. 6: F.L. Gorman, director of development (Mid-Atlantic) at the Widewaters Group, speaking on “Bankruptcy and Receiverships in Commercial Real Estate”
  • Oct. 27: Kaye Habib G‘07 , controller of the Widewaters Group, speaking on “Financing Commercial Real Estate”
  • Nov. 10: Steve Raneri, vice president of construction/design at the Widewaters Group, speaking on “Construction & Development of Commercial Real Estate 
  • Dec. 1: Jon Sayre, associate broker at Pyramid Brokerage, speaking on “Commercial Real Estate Site Selection”

Each presentation starts at 7 p.m. in room 306 in the Whitman School building. The event is free and open to SU faculty, staff and students. For more information, contact Will Earl at

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