The Chamberâ€™s New World Committee aims to strengthen the voice of the downtown Miami business community.
Online PR News – 02-July-2014 – Miami, FL – Danet Linares, vice chairman of Blanca Commercial Real Estate, has been elected as the chair of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerceâ€™s New World Center Committee. The Chamberâ€™s New World Committee aims to strengthen the voice of the downtown Miami business community by engaging decision makers at the local, state and federal level, and by recruiting new members to become active members of the committee. Ms. Linares also serves on the board of the Miami Downtown Development Authority (DDA).
Ms. Linares, who serves as vice chairman of commercial real estate brokerage and advisory firm Blanca Commercial Real Estate, will work with Vice Chair Tadd Schwartz, to support the organizationâ€™s mission and advance a specific set of objectives, namely furthering the revitalization of greater downtown Miami by making the cityâ€™s waterfront more accessible to the public and improving conditions at street-level.
â€śIt is an honor to be elected as chair of a committee that has been helping downtown Miami and its residents for so many years,â€ť Linares said. â€śI look forward to working with our members to advance downtownâ€™s emergence as one of the worldâ€™s most dynamic urban districts.â€ť
Since joining Blanca Commercial Real Estate in 2009, Ms. Linares has been involved in many of the companyâ€™s most significant transactions and has contributed greatly to growth of downtown Miami. She has helped spearhead the leasing for 1450 Brickell office tower in the Brickell Financial District; was an integral part of the team that represented law firm White & Caseâ€™s lease renewal in downtown Miami; and has advised and worked on behalf of numerous tenants and owners at properties across Miami-Dade.
Ms. Linares is heavily engaged in the business and civic community. In addition to her work with the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, she serves on the boards of the Miami Downtown Development Authority (DDA), and Habitat for Humanity of Greater Miami. She is also past president of CREW-Miami (Commercial Real Estate Women).
Ms. Linares has received numerous accolades in recent years, including being named as an â€śInfluential Businesswomanâ€ť and â€śCommercial Real Estate Heavy Hitterâ€ť by the South Florida Business Journal; and a â€śTop Power Brokerâ€ť by CoStar. She was also the recipient of NAIOPâ€™s 2012 Office Lease Transaction of the Year Award, and was named as a finalist for the organizationâ€™s 2013 Office Broker of the Year Award.
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