Association of South Asian Real Estate Professionals (ASARP) organized its annual gala on November 7th at Fairfield Inn, Schaumburg. The program was hosted by Prachi Jaitly and Shirin Marvi. The event kicked off with social networking and live Indian Flute on stage followed by national anthems and traditional lamp lighting.
National anthems were sung by Ramona Schmika and Dipti/Madhu Dave. The special guests and speakers that attended the gala were Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthy, Consul General Amit Kumar, Real Estate coach and Mentor Lynn Madison, Dan Wagner, Mario Treto, Laurie Murphy, John Gormley, Chaudhary Khokar, Sadia Gul Covert. Consul General Amit Kuman talked about India and US Partnership. ASARP Chairman, Pradeep Shukla talked about the vision and achievements of the organization since its inception and extended his best wishes to the new board.
The gala had a variety dance performance by very well-known artists from Chicagoland that included Chicago Kala Kshetra, Sonali Shani and Rewa Shani, Swati Pandey, Aanya and Usha Kabra.
2021 President Al Haroon Husain introduced the executive board followed by the oath ceremony of the 2022 president and board members. Oath was administered by ASARP Chairman Pradeep Shukla.
The 2022 team taking oath included Incoming President- Shirin Marvi, Incoming Vice President- T.Paul S. Chawala and Incoming Treasurer- Rajesh N. Patel
Executive Board Members are Anup Patel, Bimal M Pandhi, Marsha Collins, T. R. Vishwanathan and Vasanti Bhatt.
The event was sponsored by Growth Level Sponsors: MainStreet Organization of Realtors (John LeTourneau,President) and other major sponsors like Millennium Bank (Moti Aggarwal and Salil Mishra), Law offices of Nirav Patel, Gardi and Haught (Hiten Gardi), PPG Finance (Shane Parekh). The event was executed by Artists Association of North America. Media was represented by Asian Media Broadcasting and Asian Media USA