Laurence Elbaum Inducted to 2011 Midwest Real Estate Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame

Chicago, IL — Bradford Allen/TCN Worldwide is pleased to announce Laurence Elbaum, principal and co-founder of Bradford Allen Realty Services/TCN Worldwide of Chicago and chairman of the TCN Worldwide Board of Directors, has been inducted into Midwest Real Estate News’ Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame. 

Having received more than 300 nominations the highly regarded publication recently announced their newest inductees into the Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame. As stated by Midwest Real Estate News, “These are men and women who have not only succeeded in one of the most challenging markets in the history of commercial real estate but have actually thrived during it.”

“We are honored to announce that Larry Elbaum has been inducted into Midwest Real Estate News’ Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame,” said Ross Ford, president and CEO of TCN Worldwide. “Larry’s impressive background and stellar reputation within the industry as well as his continued commitment to our organization has set him apart as one of the industry’s most impressive leaders. We are proud to have someone of his caliber help lead TCN Worldwide as our current Chairman; his deep understanding of the commercial real estate market has and will continue to be an asset to all who have the privilege to work with him. Congratulations Larry!”


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About TCN Worldwide
TCN Worldwide, a consortium of independent commercial real estate firms, provides complete integrated real estate solutions locally and internationally.  With approximately $20.7 billion in annual transactions and over 80 million square feet of space under management, the organization ranks as one of the largest service providers in the industry.  An extensive range of real estate services coupled with a personal commitment to exceed client expectations is what allows TCN Worldwide to be a leader within the commercial real estate industry.  Formed in 1989, TCN Worldwide is comprised of over 1,200 commercial real estate professionals serving more than 200 primary and secondary markets worldwide.  For more information on TCN Worldwide, contact Claudia E. Crow at 972-769-8701 or