Developing Leaders

Connect with NAIOP Minnesota's Developing Leaders Committee

Chair: Andrew Twito, Ryan Companies
Email Andrew | (612) 492-4865

Vice Chair: Nate Erickson, Cushman & Wakefield NorthMarq
Email Nate | (952) 893-8849

Events & Activities

The Developing Leaders (DLs) host a number of educational and social events each year, including the recurring programs below. 

Check NAIOP Minnesota's online calendar for event details!

The Mentor Program provides DL members unique, one-on-one interactions with a leader in the CRE industry. Additionally, participants are invited to exclusive Mentor Program networking opportunities throughout the year.
The Developing Leaders offer an annual educational mini-series series. Past topics include the influence of the microbrewery trend on CRE and a case study of the MoZaic project in Uptown. 

Join fellow Developing Leaders for an afternoon of fun, networking, and friendly competition at the Real Estate Recess event, held annually in August.
The Developing Leaders Committee hosts happy hour events for NAIOP members of all ages, held throughout the year at breweries around the metro.



About the Developing Leaders

NAIOP's Developing Leaders is an exclusive program geared specifically for all professionals age 35 and under. Your membership entitles you to participate in our extensive network, gain instant access to the latest industry news and enjoy unparalleled networking opportunities.

But most importantly, our program was designed to help you CareerForward by offering you the tools to propel you to the next level. So, for those ready to connect with their peers nationwide and gain instant access to leaders of the industry, participation in the DL program is a no-brainer.

All NAIOP members who are age 35 or under qualify to participate in the DL program, no matter if you joined through the DL membership category or as part of a corporate membership. As long as you meet the age requirements — and NAIOP has your date of birth on file to verify it — you are automatically considered a DL and have immediate access to all the benefits of the program.

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