KeyBank Renews CREW Network Leadership Certificate Program Partnership

February 3, 2020
Written by: CREW Network
Members of the 2020 Leadership Certificate cohort with instructor Rob Salafia

We are pleased to announce that KeyBank has renewed its commitment as CREW Network Leadership Certificate Program Partner in 2020. KeyBank’s $75,000 sponsorship supports the program’s year-long specialized leadership development, industry training and mentorship exclusively for women in commercial real estate.

“We are honored to partner with KeyBank to provide this industry-leading professional development opportunity for women in commercial real estate,” said Wendy Mann, CAE, CREW Network CEO. “The Leadership Certificate program provides women with the skills and confidence to lead authentically, advance in their careers and achieve success. We have seen firsthand the positive career transformations and lives changed as a result of this program, and we are grateful for KeyBank’s commitment to this program and to advancing women.”

“Valuing diversity and fostering inclusion are part of KeyBank’s corporate fabric and will steadfastly remain so,” Angela Mago, President, Commercial Bank & Real Estate Capital, KeyCorp. “We develop our workforce and grow talent to reflect the diversity of our clients and the communities we serve. These values are our greatest assets and why we continue to partner with like-minded organizations like CREW Network. On behalf of KeyBank, we are looking forward to another year of partnership and success.”

The Leadership Certificate program, in its fourth year, serves 70 women annually, and features:

  • Expert instructors from Harvard and MIT that teach leading principles in executive leadership and negotiations

  • High-level leadership topics with commercial real estate case studies and applications

  • Networking opportunities to build business connections throughout the program

  • Knowledge and content that increases business capabilities, leadership skills and management tools

  • Monthly mentoring sessions with senior executives in the industry

About CREW Network

CREW Network is the premier business network dedicated to transforming the commercial real estate industry by advancing women globally. Our members are 12,000 professionals in 75+ markets worldwide and represent all disciplines of commercial real estate. Learn more at


Special thanks to our Leadership Certificate sponsor 

KeyBank Real Estate Capital