NAIOP South Florida Announces 2023 Officers, Executive Board and Board of Directors

2023 Economic Outlook Program set for January 26 at The Westin Fort Lauderdale

NAIOP South Florida, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, has named its officers for the 2023 Board of Directors and announces the first event of the New Year, the 2023 Economic Outlook Program, which will take place on January 26, 2023 at The Westin Fort Lauderdale.

The 2023 Board of Directors include:

  • President is Dan Cioci, Risk Strategies Company Senior Vice President
  • President-Elect is David Bateman, CBRE Managing Director
  • Treasurer is Evan Brody, Brody & Associates Managing Shareholder
  • Secretary is Lauren Pace, Colliers Senior Director

“South Florida continues to enjoy sustained commercial real estate expansion, despite market fluctuations and fears of recession,” said Dan Cioci. “I’m extremely honored to join my esteemed colleagues and fellow board members as we plan exciting events and initiatives that will positively impact our South Florida commercial real estate community.”

Executive committee members are: FirstPointe Advisors Managing Partner Brian DePotter; Procacci Development Corporation Chief Financial Officer Alex Gulick; Butters Realty & Management Executive Vice President Darcie Lunsford; Avison Young Principal Greg Martin; Marcus & Millichap First Vice President and District Manager Ryan Nee; Colliers National Director Stephanie Rodriguez, and Stiles CEO Ken Stiles. Cushman & Wakefield Executive Managing Director Christopher Thomson is immediate past president.

“NAIOP South Florida is a prominent organization in the local commercial real estate landscape, and we are always thrilled to have talented and experienced professionals sit on our board and help guide our programing throughout the year,” said NAIOP South Florida Executive Director Jules R. Morgan. “We offer members relevant fundraising, networking and educational programs that make a significant impact on careers and the greater community. I am personally looking forward to a new year ahead and the fresh energy our new board members will bring to the table.”

Serving on the NAIOP South Florida 2023 Board of Directors are:

  • Berger Commercial Realty President and CEO Lloyd Berger
  • JLL Senior Managing Director Audley Bosch
  • Grover Corlew Principal and NAIOP national board member Mark Corlew
  • Link Logistics Vice President Merritt Etner
  • Marcus & Millichap First Vice President C. Todd Everett
  • Genet Property Group President Ben Genet
  • Sunbeam Properties Vice President Ryan Goggins
  • Bridge Industrial Vice President Aaron Hirschl
  • Butters Group Director Kyle Jones
  • Universal Engineering Sciences CEO Fred Kaub
  • Parkway Managing Director Phil Marchese
  • Workspace Property Trust Director Mike Nathanson
  • TCRE Executive Director Laurel Oswald
  • Itasca Construction Associates Vice President Sandra Pabon
  • Cushman & Wakefield Managing Principal Gian Rodriguez
  • Prologis Senior Vice President Jason Tenenbaum
  • Akerman Partner Andrew Wamsley
  • Excel Construction President and CEO and Developing Leader Chair Eric Wolf
  • BBX Logistics Properties President added to board member emeritus Mark Levy
  • CBRE First Vice President Michael Silver also to the emeritus board

NAIOP South Florida events planned for the first quarter of 2023 include:

  • 2023 Economic Outlook Program will be held on Thursday, January 26 from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at The Westin Fort Lauderdale, located at 400 Corporate Drive in Fort Lauderdale. Hosted by Marcus & Millichap and moderated by Marcus & Millichap First Vice President and District Manager Ryan Nee, the Outlook 2023 Program will present insights and predictions for the New Year from an esteemed panel of experts including: Marcus & Millichap Research Services Senior Vice President John Chang; CHRONOS Underwriters CEO John Allen; FirstPointe Advisors Managing Partner Brian DePotter; and Itasca Construction Associates Vice President Sandra Pabon. The morning will begin with breakfast and networking followed by the panel discussion. Tickets are $55 for NAIOP members and $65 for non-members. To register for the event, visit
  • Miami-Dade County Bus Tour will take place on Thursday, February 9, guided tour by commercial real estate professionals. During the tour, developers and market experts will give insights regarding recently completed, upcoming, and recently repositioned projects and the state of the city’s commercial real estate industry. For more information or to become a sponsor, email, or call (754) 332-3005.

For more information about NAIOP South Florida, visit