Category Archives: Women’s Leadership Initiative

WLI Fall Events…

The ULI Los Angeles’ Women’s Leadership Initiative, along with hosts Bank of America-Merrill Lynch, held a book discussion event featuring a new work of nonfiction, “Believe It or Not: The Challenges Facing One Professional Woman a Half Century Ago,” by ULI pioneer Nina J. Gruen. The event was held on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 in BAML’s Los Angeles office. In her book, Ms. Gruen discusses the challenges she faced and overcame as a young professional woman in the real estate industry over the last fifty years. The robust discussion focused on … Read More

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ULI Los Angeles Dress for Success Event Recap

In February, WLI and CREW members joined together for a fun evening of empowerment, networking, and fashion at Bloomingdale’s Century City.     The program included: A short presentation by WLI Chair Nancy Wilhite, Managing Director of CBRE, on the book “The Confidence Code – The Science and Art of Self-Assurance – What Women Should Know”. Hors D’Oeuvres and Champagne Fashion Show featuring a few of our very own WLI/CREW members Shopping and beauty stations all for a great cause; Bloomingdale’s through its annual Fashionable Fundraiser Promotion will donate a … Read More

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GROW Mentorship Program – Accepting Applications!

ULI LA is delighted to announce the launch of the GROW (Grow Relationships and Opportunities at Work) mentorship program. Led by the Women’s Leadership Initiative, GROW provides leadership and career advancement opportunities to mid-level professionals of either gender. Through group discussion lead by an Industry Leader, professionals will have an opportunity to share information with industry peers and gain insight into what it takes to advance your career to the next level. Similar to ULI’s Product Councils and YLG Partnership Forum, GROW will foster thought leadership through ULI’s culture of … Read More

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BOMA Women In Real Estate Summit 2013

Your opportunities for achievement are endless, especially when you’re equipped with the right tools and the right attitude- That’s what the second annual BOMA Greater Los Angeles Women in Real Estate Summit 2013 is all about! Christa Duggan, Director of Property Management for Means Knaus Partners, Joy Chudacoff, Success Coach for Women for Smart Women Smart Solutions, and Melanie Colbert, Senior Vice President of Operations for LBA Realty will discuss their trajectory in the world of commercial real estate, and what strategies played an integral part in the rise as … Read More

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Join ULI in Chicago: Apply for a Fall Meeting Scholarship

ULI is pleased to offer two scholarship programs to connect you to the education and networking opportunities at the 2013 Fall Meeting in Chicago. Apply today for the Women’s Leadership Initiative Scholarship or the Wells Fargo “Who’s Next” ULI Young Leaders Scholarship.

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