Our IREM IE Masquerade Ball & Awards Gala, November 3rd, chaired by KIM CLARK, CPM of Lincoln Harris, was sellout for the third year in a row. Over 150 IE property managers and industry suppliers donned sequins, tuxedos and masks, gathering at the exclusive Victoria Club in Riverside. Celebrating a year of chapter achievements and recognizing the best in the Inland Empire property management industry, managers, nominated by their peers were given recognition:

  • Maintenance/Facilities Manager of the Year – FERNANDO CARDENAS, National CORE (also nominated: Scott Terrill, Alliance Residential Company and Gary Mathews, Sequoia Equities)
  • Assistant Community Manager of the Year – SANDRA HOUSTON, National CORE; Jennifer Dashwood, Alliance Residential Company and Dominee Herrera, Sequoia Equities). Community Manager of the Year – CANDYSE WARDLOW, Alliance Residential Company (also nominated: Chris Paez, National CORE; Diana Silva, PMI-The Medici of South Hills and David Floren, ARM, Sequoia Equities)
  • Multifamily Regional Manager of the Year – CARRIE CAUDILL, Sequoia Equities (also nominated: Arlene Ortiz, National Core; Jessica Widing, ARM, Alliance Residential Company and Laura Green, Cannon Management)
  • Commercial Regional Manager of the Year – CHRISTI COLBY, CPM, Majestic Realty (also nominated Jennifer Rowe, Majestic Realty)
  • Friend of IREM of the Year: KIM BANGS, AAA Companies
  • Accredited Residential Manager of the Year: DAVID FLOREN, ARM, Sequoia Equities
  • Certified Property Manager of the Year: NICK AMICONE, CPM – Cannon Management

The chapters new leadership was also installed by IREM’s Regional Vice President, Michelle Wong, CPM, Vice President and General Manager of Ideal Properties, Inc, in Honolulu HI, a full service real estate company.

The Chapter’s 2018 Board consists of:

  • DAN SALDANA, CPM, Haven Management, LLC (President)
  • NICK AMICONE, CPM, Cannon Management (President Elect)
  • KIM CLARK, CPM, Lincoln Harris, (Treasurer)
  • DAVID FLOREN, CPM, Sequoia Equities, (Secretary)
  • Executive Councilors: JESSICA WIDING, ARM, Alliance Residential Company; SARAH OUTERBRIDGE, CPM, R.E.A. Advisors; Nikki Helton, ARM, Alliance Residential Company; SHAWN DAVIS-AKINS, ARM, Lewis Apartment Communities; STEVE BREMER, CPM, D & C Investments
  • Members at Large: KIM BANGS, AAA Companies and DAVE WILKINSON, Preferred Paving Co.


ALSO A MAJOR WINNER – The Gala’s Grand Prize Opportunity Drawing (won by Steve Bremer, CPM) raised $2,000 for our benefiting charity Honoring Our Fallen organization – the organization’s Founder & Executive Director, Laura Herzog was present to accept the donation.

Congratulations – newly installed accredited members! STEVE BREMER, CPM and JESSICA WIDING, ARM!

IREM IE Welcomes New Members!

Donna Ostak, ARM

Jessica Widing, ARM | Alliance Residential Company

George Ghally, CPM | Axios Properties, Inc.

Sarah Outerbridge, CPM 

Yvonne Lujan, CPM

Steven Bremer, CPM | D&C Investment Properties, LP

Tricia Coffey, CPM | Green Light Interests, LLC

Dianne Fregozo, CPM

Angela Torres, CPM | Torres Management

Josef Jonathan, CPM | Jonathan & Associates, Inc.

Jessica Widing, CPM | Alliance Residential Company

Ceasar Larrach, CPM


The IREM IE Chapter hit a milestone in 2017 acquiring 23 new members


Shobha Shah, Associate

Hamed Adib, Associate | Eagle Canyon Capital, LLC

Angie Smith, Associate | Vanir Development Company

Rupert Bhanshali, Associate | RSBC Realty & Finance

Michelle Freeman, Associate

Alan Kessman, Associate

Shelley Garcia, Associate | Metro at Main

Evelyn Johnson, Associate

Wilson Choe, Associate | Honit Management, Inc.

Alex Thulemeyer, Associate | Bogh Engineering

Daryl Beans, Associate |HMR Property Management