I-4 Commercial Corridor Conference

Friday, June 28, 2019

9 a.m – 4 p.m.
Florida Polytechnic University
4700 Research Way
Lakeland, FL

The I-4 Commercial Corridor Conference addresses the latest commercial real estate news and trends associated with the I-4 Corridor, including insights and analysis from top market experts. The conference consists of break out sessions with focused discussions that will take place throughout the conference. This event is presented by SVN | Saunders Ralston Dantzler Realty of Lakeland, Florida.

Keynote Speakers

Gary M. Ralston
Managing Partner
SVN | Saunders Ralston Dantzler Real Estate 

Gary M. Ralston, CCIM, SIOR, CPM, CRE, CLS, CDP, CRX, FRICS, CRRP is a recognized subject matter expert on retail and commercial properties. His experience includes the complete spectrum of
commercial real estate services. In addition, he is a successful real estate developer, investor, and
group investment sponsor. From the early 1990s through 2004 Gary was the president and a member of the board of directors of Commercial Net Lease Realty, Inc. (NYSE:NNN) the industry leader in single-tenant corporate net-leased real estate. During that time he guided the company’s growth from less than $15 million in real estate assets to over $1.5 billion.  Gary is recognized as the most accredited commercial real estate practicing professional in the nation. 


Dr. Randy K. Avent
Founding President
Florida Polytechnic University 

Dr. Randy K. Avent is the founding president of Florida Polytechnic University, the newest of the state’s 12 public universities and the only polytechnic university in the State University System of Florida. As Florida Polytechnic University’s inaugural president, Avent is responsible for the development and operation of the university and is committed to strategically developing Florida Poly as a research and jobs university, an agent for growth and a beacon for the economy.