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Chicago SIOR Names 2019 Board

The Chicago Chapter of the Society of Industrial & Office Realtors (SIOR) recently named its new executive board officers for 2019. Current president Daniel Benassi will lead the organization, which includes nearly 200 of the leading office and industrial real estate brokers in the Chicago market.

Pictured above is the 2019 board, from left: Daniel Smolensky, Taurus Modal Group (past president); Daniel Benassi, Entre Commercial Realty; Tom Boyle, Lee and Associates (VP); Chris Gary, NAI Hiffman (director at large); and Mark Nelson, Nelson Hill secretary. Not pictured is David Ariola, Chicago Realty Company (treasurer).

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