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Conference Schedule

Friday, June 15

9:00AM
10:00AM
You Conquered the Lease Up! Now What?
Industry Trends

In 2017, more than 320,000 new construction apartment units came online across the U.S. The rising demand for apartments has created intense competition between communities, especially in urban infill areas. The new lifestyle-oriented, mixed-use developments can pose a daunting challenge to maintain the satisfaction of the residents, commercial tenants and the lifestyle that both demand. Learn how to define and overcome these challenges, design a plan to help build a strong resident lifestyle and proactively prepare your community to compete against the new product entering the marketplace. (FRI-A03) 

Speakers

Name: 
Jordan Hovanec
Job Title: 
Area Manager
Company: 
Milhaus Management
Name: 
Alexandra Jackiw
Job Title: 
President
Company: 
Milhaus Management
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12:45PM
1:15PM
Speed Round: Not Your Grandma’s Senior Living: Trends, Innovation and Technology
Industry Trends

 Competition is fierce for the lucrative Boomer housing market. Get an insider’s view of the award-winning designs, amenities and programming fueling today’s best senior living communities. Forward-thinking owners, developers and designers are mining innovations and technology from premium resorts, hotels and condos and turning senior living communities into desirable destinations. Bring paper and pen so you don’t miss the success-driven solutions and knock-your-socks-off strategies to win over the hearts of seniors residents. (FRI-B07) ​

Speakers

Name: 
Russ Garber
Job Title: 
Studio Director/Senior Living Design
Company: 
M+A Architects
Name: 
Suzanne Thomson
Job Title: 
Vice President
Company: 
Justus Companies Inc
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2:00PM
3:00PM
The Future of Resident Amenities
Industry Trends

Rental housing properties are constantly upgrading and changing their services and amenities in an attempt to satisfy the needs and demands of their residents. Did you know that 88 percent of residents would use pet walking services if it were offered at their community? As the resident demographic changes, so does the spend of disposable income, ultimately affecting your apartment communities’ bottom lines. Learn how you can delight your resident and increase retention while meeting the ever-changing demands. (FRI-C01) 

Speakers

Name: 
Victor Aguilar
Job Title: 
Director of Operations
Company: 
Carbon Thompson Multifamily Management
Name: 
Agathe Blanchon-Ehrsam
Job Title: 
Chief Marketing Officer
Company: 
Vivaldi Group
Name: 
Tasha Krawiec
Job Title: 
Vice President of Property Operations
Company: 
BH Management Services
Name: 
Shawn Handrahan
Job Title: 
President and CEO
Company: 
Valet Living (Moderator)
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