WASHINGTON – (RealEstateRama) — NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, has selected seven young professionals to receive its prestigious 2017 Developing Leaders Award. The annual award honors up-and-coming professionals under the age of 35 for their exceptional professional accomplishments, strong leadership and community involvement. The award will be presented at NAIOP’s CRE.Converge 2017, October 10-12, in Chicago.
“NAIOP is proud to recognize these distinguished individuals for their outstanding professional accomplishments and dedication to our association, the industry and their communities,” said Thomas J. Bisacquino, president and CEO of NAIOP. “Their leadership and talents are already making an incredible impact on the industry and will continue to shape the future of commercial real estate.”
Established in 2006, the Developing Leaders Award has been given to rising industry professionals from across NAIOP’s chapter network in all sectors of commercial real estate. This year’s winners will be honored during the CRE.Converge 2017 breakfast keynote general session on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, featuring industry titan Jon Gray of Blackstone Group with Dr. Mark Eppli of Marquette University.
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About NAIOP: NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, is the leading organization for developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial, retail and mixed-use real estate. NAIOP comprises 18,000 members in North America. NAIOP advances responsible commercial real estate development and advocates for effective public policy. For more information, visit www.naiop.org.