2014 Hall of Fame Inductees

2014 Stanford Real Estate Hall of Fame

Given the illustrious history of Stanford alumni in the real estate industry, SPIRE sought to find a meaningful and lasting way to honor the legacy of past industry luminaries and pioneers as well as our living legends. The Board of Directors of SPIRE formed the Stanford Real Estate Hall of Fame to honor the University and its alumni within the broadly defined fields of real estate.

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The 2013 Stanford Real Estate Hall of Fame Induction Banquet was held Thursday, November 14, 2013 at The California Club in Los Angeles, CA. Read more about the evening here. The 2013 Stanford Real Estate Hall of Fame Honors Banquet was held Friday, October 4, 2013 at the Arrillaga Alumni Center at Stanford. Read more about the evening here.

Tad Taube

Tad Taube is founder and chairman of the Woodmont Companies, a diversified real estate investment and management organization. Since its founding in 1963, the Company has been involved in the acquisition, development, and management of income properties exceeding $5 billion in valuation. Taube has become one of Bay Area’s preeminent philanthropists through his presidency of the Koret Foundation and his creation of Taube Philanthropies. His philanthropy touches the Stanford community through his longtime involvement with the Hoover Institution, the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, the Stanford Center for Jewish Studies, Stanford Athletic Board, Stanford Hillel and the Taube/Koret Campus for Jewish Life.

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Bob Lowe

Bob Lowe is Founder, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Lowe Enterprises, a privately owned diversified national real estate company active in commercial, hospitality and residential property investment, development and management. Headquartered in Los Angeles, the firm maintains regional offices in Denver, San Diego, Irvine, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington D.C. Over the past 41 years, Lowe Enterprises has developed, acquired or managed more than $21 billion of real estate assets. Lowe is currently responsible for more than $5 billion of commercial, hospitality and residential assets nationwide. Through its hospitality management subsidiary, the firm oversees the management of more than 10,000 hotel rooms/units nationwide.

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Hall of Fame Registration

2014 Stanford Real Estate Hall of Fame 

Stanford Real Estate Hall of Fame Induction Banquet – October 29, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

Stanford Real Estate Hall of Fame Honors Banquet – November 14, 2014, Stanford University, CA

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Sponsorship Opportunities

2013 Hall of Fame Sponsorship Form and Information. Contact SPIRE about becoming a sponsor for the 2014 Stanford Real Estate Hall of Fame Event. Stay tuned for more information!

Past Hall of Fame Events

Videos from the 2013, 2012 and 2011 Hall of Fame Induction Banquets. Watch Video from our most recent Hall of Fame event, honoring Mr. Bill Tooley and Mr. Bowen H. "Buzz" McCoy.

2013 Hall of Fame

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