FirstService Residential is hosting a free community association exposition on Monday, April 14. The event will take place at The Club at Pointe West, located at 7500 14th Lane, Vero Beach, FL 32966. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. and will be followed by a Q&A-style “Ask the Experts”panel featuring subject-matter experts at 10:00 a.m., designed to educate and offer both condominium and HOA board members the opportunity to lead the discussion.  Breakfast and lunch will be served.

Panelists will include Roger Baber, Engineer with MCR Professional Engineering, Rob Gresham, Certified Arborist with Valley Crest Landscape Companies, Mitchell Krauss, Value Engineering Manager with FirstService Residential, Jim Maler, President of All Florida Pest Control, Nikki Monahan, Vice President for FirstService Residential, Jeff Rembaum, Esquire with the law firm of Kaye Bender Rembaum, and Corey Slavic, Insurance Advisor with HUB International Florida.

Attendees will also be offered an opportunity to meet industry leaders during the exposition and attend a condominium board certification course open to all area condominium board members. Upon completion of the course, newly elected or appointed condominium board members will receive a certificate of completion that satisfies Florida legal requirements for their role.

As the leading Florida property management company, FirstService Residential shares best practices in the communities it serves to help enhance board effectiveness and efficiency. The board certification course will cover topics focusing on the most critical aspects of day-to-day condominium operations. Participants will be offered guidance in the areas of the rights, roles and responsibilities of their position, quorum and meeting requirements, financial reporting and obligations and effective support and advocacy on behalf of their communities.

About FirstService Residential                          

FirstService Residential is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, a global leader in the rapidly growing real estate services sector, one of the largest markets in the world. As the largest residential property manager in North America, FirstService Residential oversees more than 6,500 residential and commercial associations including 1.5 million residential units and over 50 million square feet of commercial space across 21 U.S. states and three provinces in Canada. The company has more than 12,000 employees driving local market expertise and managing in excess of $6 billion in annual budgets. For more information, visit
Mar 26, 2014