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Chicago In-Person Executive Networking Event
Thursday, June 8th, 5:00 - 7:00PM
333 W Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60606
Celebrate Juneteenth with a fireside chat and executive networking featuring appetizers, and beverages.
Join us for a Fireside Chat:
Finance, Real Estate, Compliance, Retirement and Longevity, and more…
What’s the business outlook for YOUR industry for the rest of 2023 and beyond?
Cocktail Networking Reception – Business Attire!
C-Sweet members receive free admission. Non-member tickets are $45.
Meet the Speakers
Real Estate Partner, Manatt
Grace Winters is a Manatt Real Estate partner in the Orange County office. She represents property owners, developers, capital providers, landlords, tenants and investment fund managers in connection with acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, exchanges, development, ground leasing, commercial leasing, financing, construction and other transactions involving real property. Grace works closely with clients’ business and legal teams to lead and manage major real estate transactions, regularly collaborating with their internal risk management, compliance and operations departments, as well as outside legal experts, third-party operators, investors, lenders, developers and consultants.
Grace represents clients in a variety of complex transactions throughout the United States, including acquiring, financing, entitling and developing real property for large-scale multifamily, commercial, office and industrial projects. She has significant experience negotiating and successfully closing purchase and sale agreements, joint venture agreements, commercial and ground leases, development agreements, construction contracts, property management agreements, CC&Rs and related ancillary transaction documents. She has also served as real estate counsel on various corporate M&A transactions.
Grace regularly advises clients on matters relevant to affordable multifamily housing projects, including negotiating with various local, state and federal regulatory authorities in connection with the acquisition, disposition, financing and management of such properties.
In addition to her legal practice, Grace served on the Executive Committee of the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s Real Property Section.
Chief Marketing Officer, Nuveen
Tara leads marketing for Nuveen. She is instrumental in effectively bringing Nuveen’s collective investment capabilities to their clients. Tara oversees a team that develops and executes on go to market plans aimed at acquiring, retaining and expanding client relationships while producing compelling investment stories that differentiate Nuveen from their competitors and address specific client needs.
Nuveen has supported the financial futures of millions of investors for over 120 years. Under the leadership of TIAA, we invest in the growth of businesses, real estate, infrastructure, farmland and forests while building long-term relationships with clients from all over the globe. With expertise across income and alternatives, and as one of the first in the industry to practice responsible investing, we continue to expand our capabilities while maintaining our legacy as a leading investment manager.
Manatt is a multidisciplinary, integrated national professional services firm known for quality and an extraordinary commitment to clients. We are keenly focused on specific industry sectors, providing legal and consulting capabilities at the very highest levels to achieve our clients’ business objectives.
Our groundbreaking approach—bringing together legal services, advocacy and business strategy—differentiates us from our competitors and positions us to provide a unique and compelling value proposition. We strive to be essential to our clients.
Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey honors the world’s first-known African American master distiller, Nearest Green. The brand is the fastest growing American whiskey in US history, and the portfolio is the Most Awarded American Whiskey or Bourbon of 2019, 2020 and 2021.
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