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1972 – 50 years of service to the commercial industrial retail real estate industry – 2022.

Rex W. Hime Bio

Vice President of Strategic Communications

Rex W. Hime serves as the Vice President of Strategic Communications for California Business Properties Association. Hime previously served as Communication Director since joining the team in 2017, and is also a registered lobbyist for the association.

Hime manages all aspects of internal and external communication to advance organization and industry policy priorities. He also helps educate and advise members on legislative, regulatory, and political issues that impact the retail commercial real estate industry and economic growth and job creation in California.

Hime has been involved in advocacy and coalition building on behalf of the industry in both Sacramento and Washington D.C. Issues Hime has worked on include greenhouse gasses, crime, land use and taxes, including with Split Roll. Hime recently traveled the state to advocate for the No on Proposition 15 campaign to stop Split Roll Tax from becoming a reality in California.

Hime received his bachelor’s degree in Strategic and Corporate Communication with a minor in Political Science from Chapman University in Orange, California.