Glendale Realtors Celebrate at Centennial Gala

First published in the Oct. 23 print issue of the Glendale News Press. First Photos by Erin Rodick / Glendale News-Press.

The Glendale Association of Realtors (GAOR) hosted its Centennial Gala on Thursday evening, celebrating its 100th anniversary of service to the community, according to CEO David Kissinger.
Approximately 175 people attended the dinner at the Chevy Chase Country Club, which included a cocktail reception and DJ dancing. Among the attendees were Glendale Mayor Paula Devine and City Councilmen Vrej Agajanian, Dan Brotman and Ara Najarian. Also present were representatives of Congressman Adam Schiff, state Sen. Anthony Portantino, Assemblywoman Laura Friedman and Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger.
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Local Women Leaders Take Rose Bowl Stage to Share, Inspire

Los Angeles County Supervisor and San Marino resident Kathryn Barger
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Los Angeles County Supervisor and San Marino resident Kathryn Barger (left) helped kick off the Rose Bowl Women’s Empowerment Symposium this past week with Aon Global Executive Vice President Lisa Stevens.

Facing fears, confronting naysayers and seizing opportunities, as well as harboring doubts and insecurities about self-worth and appearance, were just a few of the enlightening and intimate experiences that nearly 40 top women industry leaders shared this past week with about 100 young female students at the Rose Bowl Women’s Empowerment Symposium. Continue reading “Local Women Leaders Take Rose Bowl Stage to Share, Inspire”

March 12 Proclaimed Five Acres Day

Photo courtesy Supervisor Kathryn Barger Celebrating Five Acres Day are Ryan Dietz, Five Acres Board chair; Kathryn Barger, Los Angeles County supervisor; Christianne Kerns, Five Acres board vice chair/Nominating; and Chanel Boutakidis, Five Acres CEO.
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Celebrating Five Acres Day are Ryan Dietz, Five Acres Board chair; Kathryn Barger, Los Angeles County supervisor; Christianne Kerns, Five Acres board vice chair/Nominating; and Chanel Boutakidis, Five Acres CEO.

In celebration of Five Acres’ 130th birthday in 2018, Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger has recognized March 12 as “Five Acres Day” in LA County. Barger’s official proclamation took place recently at the LA County Board of Supervisors meeting in downtown LA.
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