June 2, 2014
-- Lynn Drake, president and founderof Compass Commercial/ITRA Global (http://www.compass-
has been named an Entrepreneur of Distinction by Corp! Magazine. Corp!
magazine, based in Warren, MI, recognizes those individuals who are committed to entrepreneurial success with its annual Michigan Entrepreneurs of Distinction Awards.
To achieve this designation, Drake had to articulate impressive business activity, background and values as well as illustrate major accomplishments, special skills and innovative approaches. Well known in the industry as a commercial realtor, Drake is focused on maintaining "true north" for her corporate clients.
Her reputation has been built on 20 years of commercial real estate experience and expertise in corporate and institutional workplace design, planning and project implementation. She has worked hard to succeed in a heavily male-dominated industry. Beyond being in an elite group of 5 percent of the females practicing Commercial Real Estate, Drake has not only survived a major recession, she also found an opportunity to open her own firm.
She will be honored at a breakfast celebration on Thursday, June 12at VisTaTech Canter in Livonia. She will also be featured in Corp! Magazine’s May/June 2014 print edition and in its June 19th
Everything Business digital ePublication.
“This is a tremendous honor for me, both professionally and personally,”
Drake said. “I am proud to be a part of Michigan’s business success and I look forward to many more successful years of doing business in this state.
Compass Commercial, LLC/ITRA Global is a Troy, Michigan based company specializing in all phases of tenant representation for local and national clients. Its founder has 20-plus years of corporate real estate experience which allows them to help entrepreneurs and executives identify the right space at the right cost. www.compass-commercial.com
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