Colliers International's Kathy Foster receives 2017 Journal Award

Arizona School of Real Estate & Business honors leaders in industry

Phoenix, June 14, 2017 – Kathy Foster, senior vice president with Colliers International in Greater Phoenix, was recognized by the Arizona School of Real Estate & Business with a 2017 Journal Award. She is one of two commercial real estate professionals to receive the honor.

Foster, an office properties specialist, was honored at the annual awards presentation for having contributed greatly to the industry and providing service to the community. She was recognized for her team approach to commercial real estate, demonstrating a talent for leadership that fosters collaboration for the benefit of clients and fellow professionals.

Foster works with a multitude of office tenants, many of which are meaningful non-profits in the community. She has a persistent drive to better the “common good” and has led her team to give back a portion of every fee made on a non-profit lease as a contribution to the charity client.

Foster serves on many of boards, helping to find the best vendors for their projects, sponsoring their events and enhancing their business performance. She is a board member with AASK, Seedspot and Colliers AZ Cares. 

The Arizona School of Real Estate & Business is one of the largest schools of its kind in the nation and one of the oldest real estate schools established in Arizona. The school offers an expansive array of services beyond basic real estate licensing education, including real estate related mortgage, appraisal, construction, home inspection, contractor, CLE and monthly seminars. 

The Journal Awards, an annual program, recognizes professionals in various categories of the real estate field, ranging from residential and commercial agents to mortgage brokers, title agents, appraisers and home inspectors. 

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