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2017 MSRED Gala

Thu, May 11, 2017    6:30pm

The 2017 MSRED Gala honored alumnus Blake Hutcheson ‘89 MSRED, President & CEO Oxford Properties Group, as the Recipient of the 2017 Distinguished Alumnus Award. The event featured remarks by Hutcheson, along with Dean Amale Andraos, Patrice Derrington, Holliday Professor and Director of the Real Estate Development program, and Mark McGoldrick '89 MSRED.

About the 2017 Distinguished Alumnus Honoree

Blake Hutcheson is the President and CEO of the Oxford Properties Group which has over $45 billion of assets under management and 2,300 employees in Canada, Europe and the USA. The business is highly respected globally and is an active developer of projects such as New York’s Hudson Yards, London’s “Cheese Grater” building, and Canada’s Yorkdale Mall. He is also the Chief Investment Officer of Real Estate and Platform Investments for OMERS overseeing approximately 20% of the OMERS $90 billion investment portfolio, including its energy and ventures business. Blake sits on several Boards, Committees and Government Task Forces in Canada. He has received several awards including the BOMA Icon of the Industry Award within Canada. Hutcheson is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario, the London School of Economics (with distinction) and has an MS in Real Estate Development from Columbia GSAPP. He has been a tremendous supporter of our program.

MSRED Industry Advisory Board

Marc Holliday, Trustee, '90 MSRED
SL Green Realty Corp.

Vice Chair
Mary Ann Tighe
CBRE, Inc.

MaryAnne Gilmartin
Forest City Ratner Companies

Stephen Glascock '91 MSRED

A. Eugene Kohn
Kohn Pedersen Fox

Jonathan Mechanic
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Philip L. Milstein '71 CC
Ogden Cap Properties, LLC

Andrew D. Stone
Petra Capital Management LLC