The annual BOMA/IREM Economic Forecast Breakfast on January 24 will focus on the topic of job creation to drive Tucson's economic recovery. Scheduled speakers include Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild; Rod Pace, CEO of Rosemont Copper; and Michael Guymon, vice president of regional development for Tucson Regional Economic Opportunities.
The event also features a commercial real estate market update. Speakers and their topics include: Brandon Rogers of Picor Commercial Real Estate Services (industrial); Brian Barker of Barker Morrisey (development); Scott Soelter of Grubb & Ellis (retail); Art Wadlund of Hendricks & Associates (multi-family); Ike Isaacson of CBRE (office); and Jeannie Nguyen of National Bank of Arizona (finance).
Martin Krawitz, a development consultant, will do a sequel to last year's wildly popular "Anatomy of a Deal." His update is "The Risqué Anatomy of a Deal."
BOMA is the Building Owners and Managers Association/Greater Tucson. IREM is the Institute of Real Estate Management/Southern Arizona.
The forecast is at the Sheraton Tucson Hotel, 5151 E. Grant Road from 8 a.m. until noon. To register, go online at www.bomagt.org or call (520) 299-4956.