NAIOP is pleased to announce its Industry Partners for 2013. NAIOP’s Industry Partners program is an exclusive premium sponsorship program that allows companies to maximize their exposure to the commercial estate industry, including NAIOP’s 15,000 members across North America.
“Our Industry Partners are essential to the success of our yearly programming,” said Thomas Bisacquino, NAIOP president and chief executive officer. “Their support throughout the year allows us to bring world-class conferences, networking opportunities, and educational resources to our members.”
This year’s Industry Partners include:
Platinum Industry Partners
CBRE Group, Inc., a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services firm (by 2011 revenue). The company has approximately 34,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 300 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide.
CenterPoint Properties is focused on the investment, development, and intensive management of industrial real estate and related rail, road and port infrastructure. They add value to our customers through forward-thinking solutions aimed at enhancing supply chain and operating efficiencies.
Cushman & Wakefield
Cushman & Wakefield is the world’s largest privately-held commercial real estate services firm. Founded in 1917, it has 234 offices in 61 countries and more than 13,000 employees. The firm represents a diverse customer base ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies. It offers a complete range of services within five primary disciplines: transaction services, capital markets, corporate occupier and investor services, consulting services, and valuation and advisory.
Marcus & Millichap
Investment professionals in Marcus & Millichap’s National Office and Industrial Properties Group combine in-depth local market knowledge and unrivaled transaction expertise to devise optimal positioning, pricing and marketing strategies for each property. By leveraging the industry’s largest investment sales force and relationships with the broadest pool of qualified investors, the companies generate an expanded marketplace and maximum value for properties nationwide.
USAA Real Estate Company
USAA Real Estate Company, with approximately $12 billion in assets under management, provides co-investment, acquisition, build-to-suit and development services for corporate and institutional investors. The USAA portfolio consists of office, industrial, retail and hotel properties as well as investments in real estate operating companies. USAA Real Estate is a subsidiary of USAA, a leading financial services company, serving military families since 1922.
Gold Industry Partners
Prologis is the leading global provider of industrial real estate, offering approximately 569 million square feet of distribution space in markets across the Americas, Europe and Asia, and is recognized for high-quality developments. The company’s extensive land bank, construction experience and commitment to sustainable design are key reasons customers choose Prologis.
Silver Industry Partners
Duke Realty Corporation
Duke Realty owns and operates approximately 139 million rentable square feet of industrial and office assets, including medical offices, in 18 major U.S. cities. Duke Realty Corporation is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol DRE and is listed on the S&P MidCap 400 Index.
Jones Lang LaSalle
Jones Lang LaSalle is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. With annual revenue of $3.9 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle operates in 70 countries from more than 1,000 locations worldwide.
Bronze Industry Partners
Trammell Crow Company
Trammell Crow Company is one of the nation’s leading developers and investors in commercial real estate. It has developed or acquired over 525 million square feet with a value exceeding $55 billion. TCC has professionals in 15 U.S. cities and in Canada and serves the users of and investors in office, industrial, retail, healthcare, multi-family and mixed-use projects.
Chairman’s Circle Industry Partners
Founded in 1978, Avison Young is Canada's largest independently-owned commercial real estate services company. Headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Avison Young is also the largest Canadian-owned, principal-managed commercial real estate brokerage firm in North America. Comprising more than 1,200 real estate professionals in 44 offices across Canada and the U.S., the full-service commercial real estate company provides value-added, client-centric investment sales, leasing, advisory, management, financing and mortgage placement services to owners and occupiers of office, retail, industrial and multi-residential properties.
Colliers International is the third-largest commercial real estate services company in the world, with over 12,300 professionals operating out of more than 520 offices in 62 countries. A subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ: FSRV; TSX: FSV and FSV.PR.U), it focuses on accelerating success for its clients by seamlessly providing a full range of services to real estate users, owners and investors worldwide, including global corporate solutions, brokerage, property and asset management, hotel investment sales and consulting, valuation, consulting and appraisal services, mortgage banking and research.
The JBG Companies
The JBG Companies is at the forefront of the Washington metropolitan area’s real estate market, one of the most dynamic in the world. As a premier investor, owner and developer, JBG invests almost exclusively in urban-infill, transit-oriented developments—assets that possess a sustainable advantage over their competition.
Wells Fargo provides lending, servicing, advisory, intermediary and structured solutions to a broad spectrum of investors, developers and public companies in the commercial real estate sector and was ranked as the nation’s largest commercial real estate lender in the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Annual Origination Rankings for 2009 and 2010.
Industry Partners receive a high-level of exposure through promotion at NAIOP’s unparalleled conferences and educational events, including the Chapter Leadership & Legislative Retreat, National Forums Symposium, I.con (industrial conference), and Development: The Annual Meeting for Commercial Real Estate. These highly publicized and attended meetings and educational events provide the ideal opportunity for sponsors to interact face-to-face with their prospects and clients from their VIP exhibit locations.
Industry Partners also maximize their exposure through advertising in Development magazine, a quarterly industry publication that reaches more than 45,000 industry professionals per issue. In addition, industry partners receive prominent logo placement on NAIOP’s website and at all conferences.
To find out more about the NAIOP Industry Partners program, visit www.naiop.org/sponsor.