FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Laura Lewis, CREW Network
LAWRENCE, Kan. (March 1, 2019) – Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Network announced that Capital One has committed to supporting CREW Network as an Industry Research Program Partner in 2019. Capital One’s $75,000 sponsorship commitment supports CREW Network’s 2019 industry research agenda.
“We are honored to partner with Capital One on this very important aspect of our work to advance women in the industry through gender parity and greater diversity and inclusion in commercial real estate,” said Wendy Mann, CAE, CREW Network CEO. “Capital One’s alignment with CREW Network is vital to the success and reach of our research and demonstrates the company’s strong commitment to advancing women and people of color in our industry.”
"Capital One and CREW Network have created a partnership to continue to focus on increasing the representation of women in commercial real estate,” said Carolyn McCarty, Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Capital One Commercial Bank. “Our mutual goals of increasing the dialogue about diversity, ensuring equal advancement for all, and building inclusive leadership skills—especially among executives in positions of authority—made the partnership a great fit. We are partnering on this important industry research to continue to advance the insights and understanding of this important topic."
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.
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