Membership with Triangle CREW
By joining Triangle CREW and the entirety of CREW Network, you are advancing your career and supporting the success of women in commercial real estate. Today, CREW Network is the premier business networking organization dedicated to transforming the commercial real estate industry by advancing women globally. They provide support to 12,000+ members worldwide through business development, leadership development, industry research and career outreach. Please review the qualifications listed below before applying.
“I see TCREW impacting the Triangle by empowering women to work with other powerful women in the industry. TCREW helped me come out of my introverted shell and be more comfortable around large groups of people I didn’t know, but eventually became great friends with some of them.”
Cara Phillips, Partner, Phillips Architecture
“I have found the acumen and expertise of the members to be very beneficial to me and my company. I love networking with TCREW and the ever changing dynamic market. TCREW leads a healthy group of successful and collaborative women.”
Kristen M. Hess, Principal, CEO HH Architecture
Triangle CREW Benefits
- Annual membership dues include six (6) complimentary registrations to TCREW Luncheons
- Invitations to local Member Only events and networking opportunities
- Opportunity to promote and receive job announcements from the TCREW network
- Opportunity to participate in committees and speaking opportunities to expand and share your knowledge and expertise
- Access to Member Only LinkedIn TCREW Group
“There are still many times that I am the only woman sitting at the table planning or implementing a commercial real estate development project. TCREW will impact the Triangle by actively increasing the diversity of the commercial real estate industry.”
Kim Cameron, Director, Real Estate and Economic Development, North Carolina A&T Real Estate Foundation
CREW Network Benefits
- Access to CREW Network industry research benchmark studies and white papers and the CREW Network Leadership Certificate program
- Discounted registration rates to the CREW Network Convention, which is attended by more than 1,200 industry professionals globally
- Access to an online portal for communication and exchange of information and ideas among members
- Opportunities for professional growth and development of business and leadership skills
- Connection with a global network of over 12,000 commercial real estate professionals
Every CREW member contributes to the collective knowledge, experience, and voice of both Triangle CREW and CREW Network. We welcome all industry leaders who meet the requirements of one of our membership categories:
- Full Member — An individual employed full time in a professional position, the primary responsibilities of which are in a qualified field of commercial real estate AND who has a minimum of five (5) years of experience in a qualified field of commercial real estate. Note: Full Members are limited to 20 professionals per qualified field as identified by CREW Network.
- Affiliate Member — An individual employed full time in a position, the primary professional responsibilities of which relate to, benefit or support commercial real estate AND supplies a service or physical product related to commercial real estate AND has at least five (5) years of experience. This individual does not work directly in one of the qualifying fields, thus does not qualify as a Full Member, but their admission furthers the purposes of the Chapter and benefits its members. An Affiliate Member shall be entitled to privileges of membership; provided, however, at no time shall more than two (2) Affiliate Members serve on the Board and at no time shall the number of Affiliate Members from a particular company exceed one (1) person. At no time shall the number of Affiliate Members exceed fifteen percent (15%) of the total membership.
- Associate Member — An individual employed full time in a professional position, the primary responsibilities of which are in a qualified field of commercial real estate AND who has a minimum of three (3) years of experience in a qualified field of commercial real estate. An Associate Member shall be entitled to privileges of membership; provided, however, an Associate Member shall not serve as a committee chair or serve on the Board.
- Graduate Student Member — An individual enrolled in a graduate-level program at an accredited college, university or educational institution in a field of study that is directly related to a potential professional position in one or more qualified fields of commercial real estate; must be full-time unless also working in a qualified field of commercial real estate. An applicant for this membership category must have attended a TCREW meeting in the last 12 months, be sponsored by two (2) current TCREW members, and agree to actively participate on a TCREW committee. A Graduate Student Member shall be entitled to privileges of membership; provided, however, a Graduate Student Member shall not serve as a committee chair or serve on the Board. Note: This membership category is limited to a total of 10 individuals. Graduate Student Member Application