WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 14, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, has selected 15 young professionals to receive its prestigious 2015 Developing Leaders Award. The annual award honors up-and-coming professionals under the age of 35 for their exemplary professional accomplishments, strong leadership and community involvement. The award will be presented at NAIOP’s Commercial Real Estate Conference 2015, October 13-15 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
“We are proud to recognize these forward-thinking individuals for their exceptional achievements and leadership in NAIOP, their communities and the industry,” said Thomas J. Bisacquino, president and CEO of NAIOP. “Each award winner brings diverse strengths and passion to commercial real estate, and their drive and innovative approaches to emerging trends and economic opportunities will position the industry for success both now and in the future.”
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 keynote luncheon on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, featuring Frank McKenna, former Canadian ambassador to the United States and premier of New Brunswick.
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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 15,000 members in North America. NAIOP advances responsible commercial real estate development and advocates for effective public policy. For more information, visit www.naiop.org.