NAIOP DEVELOPING LEADERS MENTOR PROGRAM 2022

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The NAIOP Colorado Developing Leaders (DL) Mentor Program offers DL Member participants a distinctive opportunity to advance their real estate career and help them establish their foothold in the dynamic real estate industry. 

  • Small Class Size & Highly Selective - Only 15 to 20 applicants are selected to participate.
  • Tailored Fit - A selected mentor is recruited for each participant based off their application, interview, goals, and work history.
  • Graduation Requirements - In order to graduate from the program, an applicant must attend 75all p% of all Mentor Program events, and meet with their mentor on a monthly basis.
  • Program & Events - A number of events and programs are created each year as an opportunity to network not only with your mentor but other mentors/mentees in the program as well.
  • Program Fee: $700 ($2,500 Value) - 
    • The annual program fee is $700, which includes a $50 non-refundable application fee, plus $650 program fee if accepted.
    • These fees include attendance, meals and beverages at all Mentor Program educational, networking and special event programming.
    • PLEASE NOTE: There are a limited number of scholarship opportunities provided by the DL Program Sponsors for those applicants unable to meet the financial obligations. See the online application for more details.  

The DL Mentor Program is typically a 6-month commitment beginning in May through October of the current calendar year. The application process for the 2022 Mentor Program has closed. 

ANNOUNCING THE 2022 MENTOR CLASS

The NAIOP DL Mentor Committee successfully paired 21 Mentors and Mentees for 2022 and recently hosted the Kick-Off and Development 101 event on May 25 celebrating this year's class. For a complete list of the 2022 DL Mentor Class, view the 2022 DL Mentor Yearbook below. 

VIEW THE 2022 MENTOR CLASS
MENTEE APPLICATION PROCESS

In order to apply, participants must be age 35 and under as of December 31, 2022, plus have an active/paid NAIOP Colorado membership. Additionally participants must:

  • Complete the Mentee Application and pay $50 application fee.
  • Complete a phone or virtual interview with DL Mentor Program Committee Member.
  • Agree to attend 75% of all scheduled DL Mentor Program events and programs.
  • Maintain active/paid NAIOP Colorado Membership. Not a Member? Join Today! 

We strive to provide only strong pairings for the DL Mentor Program. We will notify all program applicants of either their acceptance or decline for the program by May 5, 2022. Applications have closed for the 2022 DL Mentor Program. We will begin accepting applications for the 2023 DL Mentor Class in March of 2023. 

MENTOR APPLICATION PROCESS

Interested in shaping the future of the industry? The NAIOP Colorado Mentor Program is designed to match a limited number of mentees with highly experienced industry professionals, who will provide mentees with the opportunity to learn different aspects of the real estate industry. In addition, mentors will share career and professional advise to help mentees succeed in life and in the real estate industry. In order to apply, participants must have an active NAIOP Colorado membership.

Mentor applicants should be senior professional with over 10 years of experience in the CRE industry and have an active NAIOP Colorado membership. The "2022 Mentor Application" extended deadline is April 8, 2022.  Applications have closed for the 2022 DL Mentor Program. We will begin accepting applications for the 2023 DL Mentor Class in March of 2023. 

2022 MENTOR PROGRAM SCHEDULE 

  • 03.01.2022 - Application Process Opens
  • 04.15.2022 - Extended Application Deadline
  • 04.15.2022 - Mentee Interview Period Begins
  • 05.15.2022 - Notification of Mentor Program Pairings
  • 05.25.2022-  Kick-Off Event and Development 101 
  • 06.23.2022 - Happy Hour Networking Event
  • 07.27.2022 - Game Night & Backyard BBQ Team Building and Networking Event
  • 08.23.2022 - Project Tour & Networking Event
  • 09.14.2022 - Bonus! Team Building at Soul Cycle
  • 09.29.2022 - Team Skills Building & Market Update Networking Event
  • 10.26.2022 - Mentor Program Wrap-Up 

 

THANK YOU TO OUR DEVELOPING LEADER PROGRAM SPONSORS

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