2018 Annual Industry Achievement Award Dinner
“The Accidental Career”
An evening honoring Collete English Dixon
Executive Director, Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate, Roosevelt University
Collete English Dixon has more than 30 years in investment management with a focus on commercial real estate investing. Prior to her current role at Roosevelt University, she was Executive Director - Transactions for PGIM Real Estate (formerly known as PREI), a business unit of Prudential Financial, and co-leader of PREI’s national investment dispositions program. In that role, she oversaw the sale of more than 200 investment properties located throughout the US, with a total value of more than $8.7 Billion, on behalf of PREI’s investment funds. Prior to her role in dispositions, English Dixon was responsible for sourcing more than $2.75B of wholly-owned and joint venture real estate investment opportunities in the Midwestern markets covering all property types, including office, multi-family, hotel, industrial and retail properties. Collete’s experience also includes property development and asset management.
She is a Past President of CREW Network, a Past Chair of the CREW Network Foundation, a Past President of CREW Chicago, a full member of ULI and the 2016-2019 Chair of the UDMU Council/Purple. She is a member of the Board of Directors and Chair of the Investment Committee for the Housing Partnership Equity Trust, a board member of the Chicago Forum of the International Women’s Forum, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry.
English Dixon lives in River Forest, IL with her husband, Douglas and their dog, Jagger. Her daughter, Kelsey, lives in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago.
February 22, 2018
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wine Reception: 5:30-6:30 pm
Dinner/Program: 6:30-8:30 pm
Cocktail Reception: 8:30-9:30 pm
The Standard Club
321 S. Plymouth Court
Chicago, IL 60604
(Valet parking available)
Registration is closed. Walk-ins are Welcome.
at the door:
Hosted wine bar, plated dinner and program, with a cash bar reception following.
- Advocate - $5000 (Deadline to be included in the video is February 2, 2018)
- Deadline to be included in the program booklet is February 9, 2018)
- Partner - $3250 (Deadline to be included in the program booklet is February 9, 2018)
- Benefactor - $1500 (Deadline to be included in the program booklet is February 9, 2018)