Emerging Leaders

Mission Statement

To create a collaborative platform for brokers with 5 years or less experience to become engaged in the industrial real estate community through networking, educational and charitable opportunities. 

Program Goals

  • Boost the success rate for new and younger brokers to industrial real estate by providing them with a mechanism to easily integrate into the community.
  • Grow AIRE active membership by engaging new and younger brokers early in their careers as a pipeline strategy.
  • Mold prospective future Association leaders by feeding and mentoring younger brokers and encouraging them to become fully engage in the industry.
  • Advance our pillars of Ethics, Cooperation, Education and Service by spreading the message to a future-member constituency.

Emerging Leaders

Emerging Leaders assimilates top young talent into the industrial real estate sector. Emerging Leaders forms peer relationships between new brokers, introduces them to veteran producers and provides an opportunity for them to connect with Client Developers and Associate Members with whom they’ll do business throughout their careers. EL also sows the seeds of cooperation, ethics, education and service, pillars that have distinguished the Chicago industrial real estate community from all others.

OUR SPONSOR ARCO Murray recognized the wisdom of aligning with this community and became the program’s inaugural corporate sponsor in 2017. With our industry still expanding, ARCO Murray continues its commitment for 2019 by expanding the program and providing more opportunities for socialization, connectivity and learning.

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