About Us

NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, is the leading organization for developers, owners, and investors of office, industrial, retail and mixed-use real estate. NAIOP comprises 20,000+ members and empowers commercial real estate professionals with a competitive edge by providing unparalleled networking opportunities, educational programs, research on trends and innovations, and strong legislative representation. 

NAIOP is also one of the largest owner-driven commercial real estate associations in the country, with more than 50% of its Principal members serving as CEOs of commercial real estate.  

NAIOP in North Carolina has three Chapters: CharlotteRaleigh Durham, and Piedmont Triad totaling around 500 members statewide.  


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2023 Planning Committee 

Charlotte - 2023 Host Chapter

Welch Liles, Asana Partners
Steve McClure, The Spectrum Companies  

Caleb Phillips, Brasfield & Gorrie
Theresa Burnett, NAIOP Charlotte

Piedmont Triad Chapter

John Davenport, Davenport
Pat Fogleman, NAIOP Piedmont Triad
Michael MyersKilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
Evan StoneCarroll Industrial Development 

Raleigh Durham Chapter

Michael Blount, Wilson | Blount
Jessica Freeman, NAIOP Raleigh Durham
Whitney Rodgers, Solutions pdm
Keith Wallace, Merritt Properties 


Contact Us

For membership and local event information, contact your local NAIOP chapter:

NAIOP Charlotte

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NAIOP Piedmont Triad

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NAIOP Raleigh Durham

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