Tuesday, May 24, 2011
SAN ANTONIO, TX (May 24, 2011) – Grubb & Ellis Company (NYSE: GBE), a leading real estate services and investment firm, today announced that Ernest L. Brown IV, CCIM (top right photo), executive vice president and managing director of the company’s San Antonio office, has been elected to the board of directors of the CCIM Institute, a global leader in commercial and investment real estate education and services.
Brown was one of 18 Certified Commercial Investment Members elected to the board responsible for voting on policy, procedural and financial issues pertaining to the organization, its membership and educational programs. He will serve a three-year term beginning January 2012.
Brown has more than 27 years of commercial real estate experience and as managing director, oversees roughly 30 employees. He is the director of the Austin/San Antonio regional chapter of NAIOP, serves on the board of trustees of the Texas Military Institute and is president of the Texas Military Institute Alumni Association. Brown holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of the South.
Contact: Julia McCartney, Phone: 714.975.2230