CII COUNCIL NEWS

2023

annual fall developer’s forum

Thank you to all who attended this year’s Fall Developer’s Forum! Once again held at the picturesque Waynesborough Country Club, with informative presentations from:

Matt McDevitt, Warren Avenue Investors
Zach Moore, Velocity Ventures
John T. Childress, Mosaic Development Partners


To our sponsors, without whom these events could not be possible, we are thankful.


October Breakfast meeting

Another Great Networking event hOSTED BY Tom Taylor, Brite Realty Service! THANK YOU FOR The tour, food, and great prize drawings!

September Educational Breakfast meeting

FANTASTIC INFORMATION SESSION HOSTED BY BOZZUTO! THANK YOU FOR TOURING US THROUGH THIS AWESOME PROPERTY and congratulations to all of the prize winners!
Also a special thanks to our sponsors, without whom these events could not be possible.

“something completely different breakfast”

thank you to all who came out for our
“something completely different breakfast”!
the flynn company provided a fantastic tour of their springdale properties – thank you kevin flynn & andy pancoast.
Also a special thanks to gbuild who hosted a fantastic networking gathering afterwards and to our sponsors, without whom these events could not be possible.

annual meeting

Attendees of this year’s CII Council Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon heard from this year’s keynote speaker, Ward Fitzgerald, Chief Executive Officer and Senior Managing Principal of EQT Exeter. The CII Council annually invites a distinguished speaker to share insights related to commercial and industrial real estate with its members. The CII Council Board of Directors is grateful that Mr. Fitzgerald provided our group with some insight and lively stories about the commercial real estate world!
The CII Council also awarded members that completed some of the largest CRE deals in Chester County, PA. Congratulations to all the winners:
  • Office Sale Award: Andrew Turner, Eric Kuhn, and Andrew Carlino for Pillar Real Estate Advisors
  • Office Lease Award: Catherine Bianco for Workspace Property Trust
  • Retail Sale Award: Andrew Turner for Pillar Real Estate Advisors
  • Retail Sale Award: Tommy Ciccarone for Tri State Commercial
  • Retail Lease Award: Andrew Turner, Eric Kuhn, and Andrew Carlino for Pillar Real Estate Advisors
  • Industrial Lease Award: Catherine Bianco for Workspace Property Trust
  • Flex Sale Award: Nick Branton and Jim Lees for Swope Lees Commercial Real Estate
  • Flex Sale Award: Andrew Turner, Erick Kuhn, and Andrew Carlino for Pillar Real Estate Advisors
  • Flex Lease Award: Sam Sherrill for Hankin Group
  • Commercial Land Sale Award: Charles E. Swope Jr. for Swope Lees Commercial Real Estate
  • Specialty Office Award: David Partridge for Lieberman Early & Company
  • Best Collaborative Use of Members Award: Tommy Ciccarone for Tri State Commercial, Andrew Turner for Pillar Real Estate Advisors, and Mike Young for Westchester Environmental
Members of the CII Council Board of Directors thanked Phil Earley of Lieberman & Earley for his four years as President and welcomed Theo Notaras of Bennett Williams as the incoming President and Stacy Martin of the Hankin Group as Vice President today at the 2023 Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon. In addition, two new board members: Sharlee Van Tine of TONO Group and Bill DeFalco of WSFS Bank were appointed today. And lastly, thank you to JoAnne Cuddahy who we honored for her dedicated years of service to the organization.

Thanks to all who joined us at our March Educational Breakfast Meeting with presenter Mark Purcell. Mark shared thoughts and insights into Amazon’s last mile delivery logistics and an owner’s perspective relating to maximizing efficiency, planning for the future and the importance of site selection. Thank you to Mark for such an informative presentation and for taking so many questions from our attendees! 


our February Members Breakfast meeting was hosted by Stacy Martin and Samuel Sherrill from the Hankin Group in Eagleview! With coffee by Twin Valley Coffee and breakfast by Good Life Organic Kitchen, attendees were treated by these businesses located in Eagleview Town Center.
Thanks to all attendees and Jessi Ayoub for coordinating a little fun with the WAVE!