Tucson, Arizona – James P. Robertson, Jr. MBA, CCIM, Senior Commercial Associate Broker with Realty Executives Tucson Elite of Tucson, Arizona, has been honored with a named endowed scholarship. The purpose of the Named Endowed Scholarship is to honor a CCIM member for their dedication, commitment, outstanding achievement and service in the commercial real estate and investment area.
CCIM Foundation, along with matching funds from individuals and local CCIM Chapters, created the James P. Robertson, Jr. Named Endowed Scholarship in 2016: James has been an active member and supporter for many years of the Southern Arizona CCIM Chapter, currently serves on the CCIM Institutes Board of Directors, and is an active committee member with the National Association of Realtors.
CCIM Foundation has been granting scholarships to deserving commercial real estate professionals since 1988. Scholarship recipients represent a cross section of the commercial real estate industry. There are two scholarship categories given, Named Endowed Scholarships and CCIM Course Scholarships
Since 1969, the Chicago-based CCIM Institute has conferred the Certified Commercial Investment Member designation to commercial real estate and allied professionals through an extensive curriculum of 200 classroom hours and professional experiential requirements. Currently, there are more than 9,000 CCIMs in 1,000 markets throughout the U.S., Canada, and 30 additional countries. Another 7,000 practitioners are pursuing the designation. Only about 6 percent of the estimated 150,000 commercial real estate practitioners nationwide hold the CCIM designation, which reflects not only the caliber of the program, but why it is one of the most coveted and respected designations in the industry. An affiliate of the National Association of Realtors®, the CCIM Institute’s recognized curriculum, powerful technology tools, and networking programs impact and influence the commercial real estate industry.
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