The NAIOP Research Foundation announces the appointment of Bilijack Bell as one of the Foundation’s 57 Governors. Bell demonstrated his commitment to the Foundation’s mission by making a significant contribution to its endowment and accepting the lifelong distinction of Governor.
Bilijack Bell is a partner at Wilson, Hull & Neal and principal of Industrial Solutions Group in Atlanta. A NAIOP member since 2007, Bell serves as governmental affairs committee chair on the NAIOP Georgia Board of Directors. He is a former member of the E.CON planning committee, I.CON: Impact Projects advisory committee and Project of the Year award committee. Bell is the current chair of the Business Park Development National Forum and a former member of the Young Professionals II National Forum.
“Each new Governor helps ensure that our research and programs will continue to contribute practical studies and reports to advance the commercial real estate industry,” said Marc Selvitelli, CAE, executive director of the NAIOP Research Foundation. “Bilijack’s generosity, coupled with his industry knowledge and expertise, yields powerful leadership for the Foundation and the industry.”
The NAIOP Research Foundation was established in 2000 as a 501(c)(3) organization that accepts tax-deductible contributions. Its mission is to provide practical research and education that allows commercial real estate owners and developers to successfully capitalize on new trends and address challenges in the industry. Recent reports include Case Studies in Innovation District Planning and Development, Exploring the New Sharing Economy, and The Promise of E-commerce: Impacts on Retail and Industrial Real Estate.
Visit www.naiop.org/research for details on the Research Foundation and to view and download the latest research reports.