NAIOP is no longer the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties. We are simply NAIOP, the commercial real estate development association effective January 1, 2009! After a year-long marketing study to evaluate our associations brand identity and long term mission, the result was to change the acronym to a name. NAIOP represents ALL commercial real estate developers, not simply industrial and office.
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Almost 300 were in attendance for the 2nd Annual Wisconsin Retail Conference presented by JSD Professional Services at Potawatomi Conference Center on April 8. Attendees enjoyed incredible information from keynote speaker Garrick Brown of Cassidy Turley, Sacramento, CA. The keynote was followed by over 20 expert Roundtable discussions on topics relevant to the retail industry. The [...]View Post
On Wednesday, February 26, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-Mich.) introduced a tax reform proposal. Although we don’t expect legislation to pass until after the fall midterm elections, this proposal lays the groundwork for reform in years to come. That’s why it’s critical that NAIOP remain involved. Be assured that we have [...]View Post
Almost 50 professionals from the commercial real estate industry traveled to Madison on Wednesday for Commercial Real Estate and REALTOR (R) Government Day. This annual event brings members of 10 trade associations together to spend valuable time in Madison with legislators and key leaders who impact our industry. Guest speakers Roger Putnam, Putnam, Roby and [...]View Post
February 17, 2014 Several members from NAIOP Wisconsin joined other NAIOP chapter leaders from across the country for our annual Chapter Legislative and Leadership Conference in Washington DC. Over 300 attendees participated in various workshops and focus groups regarding chapter management. President Elect Lyle Landowski of Colliers International was a presenter on a panel discussion [...]View Post
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Chris Korjenek Phone: 414.507.2326 NAIOP Wisconsin Installs 2014 Leadership Team Greg Kost to Serve as 2014 Chapter President, Special Awards Given Milwaukee, WI (January 15, 2014) – NAIOP Wisconsin elected a new President and Board of Directors at their Annual Meeting and Awards Night on January 14, 2014. The new board [...]View Post
Leading Commercial Real Estate Association Executives Receive Certified Association Executive Designation Milwaukee – Leading commercial real estate association executives, Chris Korjenek, Executive Director, NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, Wisconsin Chapter, and Jim Villa, President & CEO, Commercial Association of REALTORS® Wisconsin (CARW), have received the Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential from ASAE, The [...]View Post
The 2013 Mentoring Program kicked off on January 22, 2013 with an introductory meeting with new participants. Attendees were presented with information to assist them through their year-long relationship. We also brought in particpants from the 2012 program to share their experiences with the new participants. Once again we will offer monthly updates from the [...]View Post
NAIOP WI 2013 Mentoring Program The second annual Mentoring Program kicked off recently for twenty-four mentors and mentees. The program will run through 2013 and will consist of at least four meetings between the pairings. The program has been designed to encourage mentors and mentees to share professional experience as well as work-life balance. Special [...]View Post
Wisconsin CRE Leaders Named to MWREN Hall of Fame Four prominent members of Wisconsin’s commercial real estate industry have been named to the 2012 Midwest Real Estate News Hall of Fame. MWREN selected 73 developers, brokers, attorneys and other CRE professionals from the Midwest for the 2012 Hall of Fame class. On behalf of the NAIOP Board [...]View Post
NAIOP Wisconsin Sets Membership Record in 2012! Backed by a fantastic team on the Membership Committee chaired by Lyle Landowski of Colliers International and Brandon Schulta of Chicago Title, NAIOP Wisconsin reached an all-time membership high of 261 members. The number reflects a 9.2 % increase over 2011 and 78 new members! These numbers truly [...]View Post
2013 Mentoring Program Sign-up Begins! By all measures our inaugural 2012 Mentoring Program was a tremendous success! After a few minor tweaks, we are now accepting applications for the 2013 program. If you are interested in partipating as a Mentor (20+ years of experience in the industry) or as a Mentee (age 35 or under) [...]View Post
As NAIOP Wisconsin approaches its 10 year anniversary, our Chapter, represented by a cross section of its leaders, came together to review, challenge, discuss, and ultimately update our Strategic Plan. Our Mission Statement has been refined in order to more accurately reflect our membership base and the meaning of our existence: NAIOP Wisconsin is the [...]View Post
With the recall elections behind us, the US Senate seat being vacated by Senator Herb Kohl is now the focus for the State of Wisconsin. To assist our chapter and our members, NAIOP Corporate and our Public Affairs Committee developed a questionnaire for candidates to determine their position on issues that impact our industry and the economy at the [...]View Post
NAIOP Research Foundation Issues Report on Commercial Real Estate Development and ConstructionThe NAIOP Research Foundation recently released a report on development and construction of commercial real estate. In 2011, the industry posted its first gains since the recession began in 2007, according to the report.The total economic impact of the development (pre-construction, construction and [...]View Post