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CORFAC 2021 Member Excellence Award Award Group

CORFAC Names 2021 Winners of Member Excellence Awards

CORFAC International recently announced winners of the 2021 Member Excellence Awards, which recognize individuals who exemplify excellence, integrity, dedication, and participation in the CORFAC network. Winners were announced by CORFAC’s 2021 president Joe Latina, principal of Patterson-Woods Commercial Properties/CORFAC International, during the organization’s recent Fall Summit in Chicago. 

The network’s Charlie King MVP Award went to Alan Joel, CCIM, principal of Joel and Granot Commercial Real Estate/CORFAC International in Atlanta. Ed Del Beccaro, EVP/San Francisco Bay Area regional manager with TRI Commercial/CORFAC International in Walnut Creek, CA, was recognized as this year’s Olen Monsees Award winner. 

The Thomas B. Hayes Jr. Award was presented to Joe Santaularia, VP of Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services/CORFAC International in Dallas. Daniel Shindleman, CCIM, MRICS, of Bridgemer Ltd./CORFAC International, in Wollerau, Switzerland, was honored with the Steven H. Podolsky International Member of the Year Award. 

“These Member Excellence Awards were created to honor and recognize the members who have made CORFAC the very best global network for independent brokerage firms in commercial real estate,” Latina said. “Each of these individuals who are being recognized have made invaluable contributions to our organization.”  

Pictured from left to right: Alan Joel, CCIM; Joe Latina, CORFAC 2021 President; Ed Del Beccaro and Joe Santaularia. Not pictured is Daniel Shindleman, CCIM, MRICS. 


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Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications. Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).

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