About Us

With more than 150 members, CREW Detroit is comprised of some of the most influential, enterprising and passionate professionals in Detroit


From young professional to senior practitioner, CREW Detroit creates and clears paths to success. New members are immediately given opportunities to engage and lead. Seasoned members are provided the opportunity to teach and mentor. Women in every career stage are empowered to take the lead in their own success — and that of the organizations and communities they lead.

As part of CREW Network, CREW Detroit is dedicated to advancing the success of women in commercial real estate. CREW Network’s membership of more than 12,000 professionals, in over 75 major global markets, represents all aspects of commercial real estate—providing our local members with direct access to real estate professionals across all geographies and disciplines.

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Since 1986, CREW Detroit has connected commercial real estate professionals in the Metro Detroit area, working together to:

  • Create a dynamic and supportive environment that promotes advancement through knowledge sharing and networking

  • Push the boundaries in every facet of commercial real estate through provocative dialogue among peers drawn from every discipline in the industry

  • Provide educational programs which directly affect your day-to-day work and promote real change
  • Encourage our members to be a force for activism and involvement in our communities

CREW Detroit members are empowered by sharing their knowledge and experience with others in our community, while also learning from the insight and know-how of others. We focus on many special events including the Impact Awards, CREW Careers and our annual Golf outing.

Want to get more involved? Join a committee!

Check out our committees page to get more information on each committee, then contact that committee’s chair for more information. Each committee is always looking for active members to help fulfill their yearly goals. We need your help to maximize CREW Detroit’s success.

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CREW Detroit is proud to support CREW Network

 

 

CREW Detroit's support of CREW Network positions our chapter as a leader within the CREW Network organization. Our financial contribution supports technology upgrades and enhancements to provide members with new ways to connect and network globally and supports the development and expansion of critical network-wide member services offered by CREW Network.

Special thanks to the members and sponsors of CREW Detroit who are critical to our chapter’s success and enable us to continue this support, which along with support of other chapters, is allowing us to reach more commercial real estate professionals and provide a bigger impact on the industry.

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Our mission

CREW Detroit’s mission is to create an inclusive environment that advances the achievements and impact of women in the Commercial Real Estate industry.

Our history

CREW Network was founded in 1989 to bring together women involved in the many aspects of commercial real estate to exchange information, develop business contacts and help each other succeed professionally. Today, CREW Network is the premier business organization dedicated to transforming the commercial real estate industry by advancing women globally. We provide support to our 12,000 members worldwide through business development, leadership development, industry research and career outreach.

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Our Initiatives

Business Networking

Facilitating business networking and deal making among our multi-disciplinary membership is the cornerstone of our organization. We deliver impactful networking opportunities including three Leadership Summits and the CREW Network Convention and Marketplace annually. Members also have exclusive access to our CREWbiz technology platform, which serves as a membership directory, resource and referral center, personal marketing tool and app.

Industry Research

CREW Network is the world’s leading researcher on women in commercial real estate. Our industry research produces white papers annually and a benchmark study every five years, delivering data and action items to advance women in commercial real estate and positively impact the industry.

Leadership Development

Building effective leaders is key to advancing the commercial real estate industry. We dedicate significant resources to providing our members with high-level leadership development training and opportunities to serve on global boards and committees to develop and hone applicable leadership skills.

Career Outreach

CREW Network and our Foundation are committed to bringing more women into commercial real estate by creating programs that educate women and girls about the career opportunities available to them, supporting college-level commercial real estate education through scholarships, and providing mentorships to those new to the industry.

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