President's Message

Welcome to the CoreNet Ohio/Kentucky Chapter!

Hello, and welcome to the CoreNet Ohio Kentucky Chapter Website! I am honored to embark upon my second year as President & Chair of the Ohio Kentucky Chapter.   We are pleased that the Chapter has made tremendous contributions to business communities across the Buckeye state, the Bluegrass state of Kentucky & Indiana throughout the years--especially in the areas of Diversity & Inclusion, Cutting Edge Industry Thought Leadership & Academic Partnerships. We continue to grow our membership and community engagement in cities such as Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Indianapolis, Louisville & Lexington (KY).   Our steadfast commitment is to connect groups of professionals, end users and service providers in order to advance knowledge, promote personal excellence and provide value to each individual and their respective enterprises.  We are also interested in seeking sponsorship of programming and events to focus upon IMPROVING Diversity & Inclusion in the recruitment & retention of diverse talent in the corporate real estate industry at large. 

As the President & Chair, my vision and goals for the Chapter are wholly aligned with that of the Ohio Kentucky CoreNet Executive Board. 

Our Chapter shall maintain its high level of Membership Satisfaction by offering relevant & meaningful programming, increase the level of Sponsorship Satisfaction by hosting networking opportunities to the leading industry executives, solidify our Academic Partnerships with the stellar universities in Ohio & Kentucky, and consistently improve our Learning Platform by including leadership development opportunities for our valued members and industry professionals. 

Our Chapter is proud to have established partnerships with The Ohio State University, University of Cincinnati's and many others in our region. Our goal is to continue collaborating with the numerous, respected members of academia & academic institutions across Ohio & Kentucky. 

We encourage all Chapter Members to become actively involved by attending one of our events or contributing your subject matter expertise to our Chapter in some other capacity!  Whether you have been a long standing member of CoreNet, or someone who is considering a membership for the first time, please contact us with any of your questions or comments at or 614-804-6264

Special Thanks to our 2016 SPONSORS:

  • CBRE, Inc.
  • Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
  • First American Title Insurance Company
  • Jones Day
  • Madison Square Realty
  • Colliers International 
  • JLL 
  • Site Ready

Soniya Gokhale
Ohio/Kentucky Chapter President