Shenehon Center for Real Estate

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2016 Inductee: Walter Nelson


Born in 1910, Walter Nelson joined the Eberhardt Company in 1939 as an associate of Alex Eberhardt. After Eberhardt’s death, Nelson purchased the company in 1951 serving as its president until 1976 and remained with the company as chairman of the board until 1995.