New York, NY (PRWEB) September 25, 2006
Joseph K. Azelby, Managing Director, JPMorgan Asset Management Real Estate Group, will be the keynote speaker at the opening session of the Central and Eastern Europe, Russia & CIS States Commercial Real Estate Forum 2006. The two day conference has been organized by Europaproperty.com and will be held on October 5th & 6th at the Grand Hyatt, New York. It is expected to attract industry leaders in the commercial real estate field from both the US and abroad.
Joseph K. Azelby is the global head of the JPMorgan Asset Management Real Estate Group. An employee since 1986, he is responsible for the group's global business vision, strategy and execution. Mr. Azelby chairs the Real Estate Group's U.S. and Global Management Committees. He is also a member of JPMAM's Americas Management Team, Global Management Committee and Investment Committee. Prior to joining the Real Estate Group, he led the Mortgage Investment Strategy Group of the firm's Fixed Income Group. There, as a portfolio manager, he specialized in both public and private mortgages and other asset-backed securities. Mr. Azelby joined the firm after playing professional football for the Buffalo Bills. He has a B.A. in economics from Harvard University and an M.B.A. in finance from New York University.
In announcing Joe Azelby as the keynote speaker for Forum 2006, Craig Smith, Europaproperty.com Publisher, says that “Joseph Azelby has packed a lot of exceptional life experiences along the way to achieving great success and a brilliant career in the commercial real estate field. As a consummate professional in the global real estate market, as a skillful manager and respected strategist, Mr. Azelby brings to Forum 2006 a keen understanding and acute awareness of how more than a decade of significant movement in global economies and geopolitics are impacting the commercial real estate business be it in New York, Warsaw or Moscow”. Adds Mr. Smith “Joe Azelby joins a superb lineup of industry experts who will be covering a broad range of industry specific topics. I don’t hesitate in acknowledging today that with the addition of Joe Azelby to our roster of speakers, Forum 2006 will be a commercial real estate conference of truly unusual scope and dimension.”
Europaproperty.com is owned and operated by Warsaw based CEE Media Sp Z o.o., with particular focus on the real estate markets and related sectors throughout Central, Southern and Eastern Europe. Europaproperty.com provides comprehensive and current news, information and analysis through its on-line web pages, CEE Weekly Commercial Real Estate Newsletter, and print publications including Central & Eastern European Real Estate Guide, Central & Eastern European Commercial Properties, Central & Eastern European Investment Guide and Central & Eastern European Retail Guide. The Guides are distributed at all major international and national real estate conferences throughout Europe with additional distribution to subscribers, investors, banks, agencies, developers and other real estate professionals.
Europaproperty.com is also recognized as a leading organizer of Conferences and other special events for the commercial real estate marketplace throughout Central and Eastern Europe, Russia and the CIS states.
For complete details of Forum 2006, visit http://www.europaproperty.com or call in North America : Toll-Free 1-800-731-8482; in Europe dial +48-696 618 334.
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