Bergstrom Center Articles

Sandy Hostetter with her Alumnus of the Year Award.

Financial services expert named Bergstrom Center’s Alumnus of the Year

ORLANDO, Fla. – Sandy Hostetter was honored as the 2019 Kelley A. Bergstrom Real Estate Center’s Alumnus of the Year at its annual Trends & Strategies Conference at the Waldorf Astoria Orlando. She is the second female recipient of the award. Hostetter is Central Florida Market President at SunTrust Bank.

Bergstrom Center names Lifetime Service Award after Edgar Jones, Jr.

ORLANDO, Fla. – The Kelley A. Bergstrom Real Estate Center announced the first Edgar Jones, Jr. Lifetime Service Award at its annual Trends & Strategies Conference at the Waldorf Astoria Orlando on March 15. The award is named in honor of Edgar Jones Jr., a long-time South Florida real estate

Bergstrom Center presents inaugural Lifetime Service Award

ORLANDO, Fla. – The Kelley A. Bergstrom Real Estate Center presented the first Edgar Jones, Jr. Lifetime Service Award at its annual Trends & Strategies Conference at the Waldorf Astoria Orlando on March 15. Richard Bezold was the first ever recipient of the award. Bezold is a partner in the

How to transition into graduate school | Nathan S. Collier Master of Science in Real Estate combined degree program

By John Farese, BS Construction Management ’18, MSRE ’19 The transition into graduate school as a junior is a new and exciting experience for any combined degree student. I vividly remember how it felt when I heard about the combined degree program while in the University of Florida Rinker School

Jim Mehalso, Managing Director at Prudential Real Estate Investors and Armando Codina, Executive Chairman of Codina Partners.

Nathan S. Collier Master of Science in Real Estate students network, learn from prominent Miami developer

By Cecilia Milton, BSBA Finance ’18, MSRE ’19 Not only am I the daughter of a developer, but I am also the daughter of a Gator. My dad has always shared his love for real estate and the Gator Nation with me. I came across the Nathan S. Collier Master

Dan Woodward

Tampa real estate veteran named Bergstrom Center’s Alumnus of the Year

ORLANDO, Fla. –  Dan Woodward was honored as the 2018 Kelley A. Bergstrom Real Estate Center’s Alumnus of the Year at its annual Trends & Strategies Conference at the Waldorf Astoria Orlando on Friday. Woodward is the Vice President of Highwoods Properties, a real estate investment trust. He is responsible

UF Board of Trustees member inducted in Bergstrom Center’s Hall of Fame

ORLANDO, Fla. – Mori Hosseini will be inducted into the University of Florida Kelley A. Bergstrom Real Estate Center’s Hall of Fame on Friday at its annual Trends and Strategies Conference at the Waldorf Astoria Orlando. The Bergstrom Center Hall of Fame was established in 2008 to honor leaders whose

UF MSRE students Arjun Choudhary and Yeji Moon

Student Spotlight: Arjun Choudhary and Yeji Moon

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – MSRE students Arjun Choudhary and Yeji Moon were part of a five-person team that won an honorable citation at the Urban Land Institute Hines Competition, one of the toughest graduate student competitions in the field of real estate, development and design. With over 200 teams participating in

Real Estate Executive named Bergstrom Center’s Alumnus of the Year

ORLANDO, Fla. – Cliff Taylor was recognized as the Bergstrom Real Estate Center’s Alumnus of the Year on Friday at the program’s Trends & Strategies Conference hosted at the Hyatt Regency Orlando. Taylor is the Senior Vice President in the Jacksonville office of CBRE, focusing on retail investment sales as

Jacksonville real estate leader to be inducted into Bergstrom Hall of Fame

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville businessman and community leader Peter Rummell will be inducted into the University of Florida’s Kelley A. Bergstrom Real Estate Center’s Hall of Fame on Feb. 24 during the research center’s annual Real Estate Trends & Strategies Conference at the Hyatt Regency Orlando. The Bergstrom Center Hall