About the NAIOP Tulsa Chapter

Our Mission is to provide the Oklahoma commercial real estate community with a visionary, beneficial and responsive association and to advance responsible commercial real estate development, investment and ownership.

We provide member education, facilitate communication, foster business opportunities and promote effective public policy. NAIOP is the nation’s leading trade association for developers, owners, investors and other professionals in industrial, office, retail and mixed-use commercial real estate. Founded in 1967, NAIOP comprises of 15,000+ members in over 50 North American chapters.

Members have great opportunities at the local level to enhance their business through educational programs, networking, and legislative affairs. Members can also get involved at the national level – by attending conferences for continuing education, participating in National Forums for professional development and working to advance legislative initiatives like real estate taxation issues on Capitol Hill.

NAIOP promotes effective public policy through its grassroots network to create, protect and enhance property values. It offers education programs, research on trends and innovations, networking opportunities and strong legislative representation. Our members are the principal players who shape the industry.

If you’re involved in office, industrial, retail or mixed use commercial real estate, you’re invited to join NAIOP to learn, to grow and to meet and form new relationships with NAIOP members.


Connect - NAIOP Oklahoma provides the exclusive opportunity to network with Tulsa's leading commercial real estate owners, developers, investors and other professionals involved in commercial real estate development.

NAIOP's events provide the best opportunities to network/connect locally while the national conferences provide endless networking opportunities with professionals in other markets.


Advocate - NAIOP is at its core an advocacy organization on behalf of the commercial real estate development industry and is the leading voice for influencing policy on behalf of developers, investors and owners of commercial real estate. Membership in NAIOP provides the opportunity to meet with officials who impact policy and to utilize a collaborative voice for the benefit our industry.

Members may also participate in local chapter activities focused on advocacy including special programs and events and the chapter government affairs committee. Don't stop there - get involved on a national level to help advocate for your industry on Capitol Hill.


Inform - As a member you will have access to the monthly programs, the network of members, and educational programs to keep you abreast of the most current projects, trends and market information shaping the Tulsa development and investment market. NAIOP membership equips you for success in your real estate development and investment ventures and offers discounted rates to national NAIOP conferences and world class education.

A Message from the President

When you participate in NAIOP Oklahoma you gain an edge on Tulsa's rebounding commercial real estate market. In 2013, our members had access to a panel of top commercial real estate bankers who share their insights on the stabilizing financial market; a preview of how the new One Place Development downtown finally came together; an insider's tour of the remarkable progress in the Brady District; face-to-face interview with the NAIOP national president on critical tax implications to the commercial real estate industry; and an opportunity to meet our elected City Officials face to face in a Southern Hills Country Club reception.

NAIOP Oklahoma is the only commercial real estate membership organization to have members and regular participation from the City of Tulsa Development Services, INCOG, City of Tulsa Fire Department, Tulsa Metro Area Chamber of Commerce and Tulsa Public Works Department.

Our annual Tulsa Trends conference hosts some of the nations most respected commercial real estate development professionals along with the region's top professionals.

As a member you will also have access to our Developing Leader program -- an opportunity for young commercial development and real estate professionals under the age of 35 to build relationships with one another and develop the skills and knowledge required to become the next generation of successful industry leaders.

I encourage you to visit our meetings and see the opportunities that membership would open for you.

Jason M. Kennon, CCIM

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