About Us

In 2018, we will be celebrating our 30 year anniversary as a Chapter. During the past three decades, CREW Orange County has created a dynamic organization that has pioneered some of the most prestigious commercial real estate events in the county. We are one of the leading commercial real estate organizations for executive women in Orange County.

CREW Orange County is a non-profit organization of commercial real estate professionals affiliated nationally through membership in CREW Network. We provide opportunities for networking, education, leadership development and philanthropic involvement.

CREW is focused on advancing the success of women in commercial real estate and does so by looking outward to bring more women into the industry, showcasing member expertise and successes and serving as a resource to its members and the industry. The multi-disciplinary membership assists in all phases of commercial real estate transactions.

CREW Network’s membership of nearly 10,000 professionals in 74 major global markets represents all aspects of commercial real estate—providing our members with direct access to real estate professionals across all geographies and disciplines.

Our mission

Commercial Real Estate Women-Orange County (CREW-Orange County) is a professional organization providing its members with a network to strengthen and extend business relationships and form valuable personal contacts.

Our history

Founded in 1989, CREW Network is the industry’s premier business networking organization dedicated to influencing the success of the commercial real estate industry by advancing the achievements of women. CREW Network provides support to our members worldwide through business development, leadership development, industry research and career outreach.

Our Initiatives

Business Development

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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