The First Woman Owned Tenant Representation Firm In Pittsburgh Celebrates 30th Anniversary By Helping To Eliminate Hunger
PITTSBURGH, PA—(September 17, 2019)— Carrie S. Holstead Real Estate Consultants, the first woman owned and longest established tenant representation firm in Pittsburgh, celebrated its 30th anniversary by helping to eliminate hunger. Presented during the just completed Project Hunger telethon on WTAE-TV, its donation to the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank will provide 100,000 meals to children, families and seniors in 11 counties throughout southwestern Pennsylvania.
“I am honored for my firm to help so many of our neighbors in need. Hunger is something we can end. Thank you to all who have contributed to our success and provided us with the opportunity to support others in our community that are less fortunate. I am immensely grateful,” said Holstead, pictured between Janelle Hall, Evening Anchor of WTAE –TV Action News on left and Lisa Scales, CEO of the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank on right.
Carrie Holstead, president and CEO of Carrie S. Holstead Real Estate Consultants, is a pioneer in her field. She founded her firm in 1989 when few woman were in commercial real estate and tenant representation was in its infancy. Thirty years later, she attributes the longevity of her tenant representation firm to the advantage its unique, conflict-free approach provides to users of corporate real estate, along with hard work and the support of friends and family.
Carrie S. Holstead Real Estate Consultants is an independently owned and operated affiliate of ITRA Global, one of the largest organizations in the world dedicated to providing conflict-free corporate real estate solutions for tenants and occupiers of commercial real estate and has experience in more than 300 markets around the world. Holstead serves as the Chairman Emeritus of ITRA Global and last year was honored with the Dr. Ronald R. Pollina Diamond Leadership Award, the highest honor to be bestowed upon an ITRA Global member for exceptional dedication, mentoring others and extraordinary and innovative leadership. Additionally, she was recently recognized by Smart Business Magazine for her ability to lead a Top Company in Pittsburgh, and as a Woman of Influence by Real Estate Forum Magazine. She is the acclaimed author of the Insider’s View To Corporate Real Estate, a frequent speaker, and has made a number of guest television appearances.
Holstead’s clients range from local to Fortune 500 companies with Pittsburgh or multi-market corporate real estate requirements.