Ignite Brilliance with AmyK Hutchens

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

11:30pm to 1:30pm

Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club

7719 Wisconsin Avenue

Bethesda, Maryland 20814


CREW Maryland Suburban, DC, and Virginia Chapters join forces once more for this professional development focused CNCC event!

What are the secrets of brilliant leadership and effective communication? Discover real tools for real life challenges. Through humor, insight, and experience, AmyK provides leadership & communication tools that have immediate practical application from increasing performance and productivity levels in individuals and teams to dealing with that difficult person!

AmyK shares the 2 critical elements leaders must “sell” each & every day; the 6 questions leaders need to ask to best influence and foster productive behaviors; and how leaders can be a catalyst for creating unprecedented competitive advantages as well as profits.

About AmyK Hutchens

Speaker. Author. Trainer. Business Strategist. A former executive of a billion-dollar global consumer products company and awarded the Vistage UK, International Speaker of the Year, (World’s Leading CEO Membership Organization) AmyK is a catalyst for producing sustainable solutions to a leader’s most pressing challenges.

With clients including AT&T, Expedia, IBM, Wells Fargo, Walmart, Lockheed Martin, and hundreds more, AmyK and her team travel the world helping senior executives lead and collaborate more effectively.

AmyK is a featured contributor for Entrepreneur magazine and her latest book, The Secrets Leaders Keep is an Amazon bestseller. AmyK received her M.S. from Johns Hopkins University, and has been a featured guest on numerous TV and radio networks including Bloomberg, NBC, Fox, and ABC for her brain-based commentary on current events.


$85 per CREW member

$85 per Non-profit & Government Official

$110 per Non-member

Registration will close on June 2nd

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There are still a few spots open for the CNCC golf tournament! Registration will close on 5/12.

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Construction Tour & Happy Hour

Thursday, May 4, 2017

5:00pm to 7:00pm


Little Patuxent Square

10175 Little Patuxent Parkway

Columbia, Maryland 21044


Join CREW Maryland Suburban and CREW Baltimore for a joint Construction Tour & Happy Hour of Little Patuxent Square.

Located in the epicenter of Downtown Columbia, Maryland, Little Patuxent Square will feature 130,000 SF of Class A office space, 10,000 SF of retail, 5 1/2 levels of below-grade parking, a 6,000 SF open-air courtyard, and 160 luxury apartment residences, complete with a rooftop pool.

This exciting mixed-use development will set the new standard for Class A office spaces in Columbia. Its facade is composed of an elaborate curtain wall system accented by metal wall panels and precast concrete. Designed to meet LEED Gold criteria, Little Patuxent Square will also become a benchmark for sustainable construction in Columbia.

Lakehouse, the residences at Little Patuxent Square, will rise 12 floors to overlook downtown and Lake Kittamaqundi. Featuring ample common spaces, a full suite of amenities and curated services, and gorgeous interiors, its design is reflective of its natural surroundings. The stylish exterior, featuring expansive windows and a green roof, complete the story of luxury blended with nature. Lakehouse will offer comfort, style, and the convenience of urban living.



$55 per CREW member

$55 per Non-profit & Government Official

$75 per Non-member

Registration will close on April 27th

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2017 Learning Session

Thursday, April 6, 2017

8:30am to 11:00am

Montgomery College – Germantown Campus

Bioscience Education Building

Room 151-152

Germantown, Maryland 20814


CREW Maryland Suburban is proud to partner once again with Montgomery College for an evening of networking and conversation about historic preservation.

This event will highlight resources and benefits colleges and universities bring to your real estate activities, the landscape for current and near term employer needs in biotech, cyber security and engineering, and how educational institutions are addressing those needs. Our distinguished panel of speakers will provide examples of how universities and colleges use their real estate in partnering with companies to evaluate their locational needs.


Our panel includes:

Martha Schoonmaker, Executive Director, PIC MC/Montgomery College

Leslie Ford Weber, Director, Campus, Government & Community Affairs, Montgomery County, Johns Hopkins/Suburban Hospital

Katie Hearn, Senior Vice President, Redgate

Kevin Long, Director, Office of Planning and Policy, Montgomery College


An opportunity to tour the Bioscience Education Lab as well as Cyber Security Lab is available after our panel.

Breakfast will be served during the panel discussion.



$45 per CREW member

$45 per Non-profit & Government Official

$65 per Non-member

Registration will close on March 30th

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Historic Preservation Update

Walk-ins are welcome at tomorrow’s joint event with APT and CREW Maryland Suburban. We hope to see you for an evening of networking and conversation about historic preservation!

Photos from the Economic Development Luncheon

Thank you for joining us for yesterday’s 2017 Economic Development Update with Governor Hogan.

Photo Credit: Steve Kwak

Historic Preservation Event

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

5:30pm to 8:30pm

Bethesda Blues and Jazz Supper Club

7719 Wisconsin Avenue

Bethesda, Maryland 20814


CREW Maryland Suburban joins with the Association for Preservation Technology (APT) DC Chapter for an evening of networking and conversation about historic preservation.

The event will include a presentation by Clare Lise Kelly, the Architectural History Specialist at the Montgomery County Planning Department, M-NCPPC, who will be discussing her recent book Montgomery Modern: Modern Architecture in Montgomery County, Maryland 1930-1979.

Rick Brown, owner and developer of the Supper Club, will provide the evening’s introduction. Nakita Reed and Ward Bucher of Encore Sustainable Design, LLC will close out the evening with breakout discussions of the building’s renovation and key themes in historic preservation.

Refreshments will include heavy appetizers and a cash bar.



$45 per CREW or APT member

$45 per Non-profit & Government Official

$65 per Non-member


Registration will close on March 3rd


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2017 Economic Development Update for the State of Maryland

Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (February 10, 2017) –The 2017 Economic Development Update for the State of Maryland presented by Governor Larry Hogan, Dr. DeRionne Pollard and Marilyn Balcombe will occur on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 from 12:45-2:00 PM (presentation to begin promptly at 12:45) at Montgomery College –Germantown Campus, Globe Hall Auditorium, 20200 Observation Drive, Germantown, MD 20876.

CREW Maryland Suburban is so pleased to have Governor Hogan, Montgomery College and the Chamber show support for women in commercial real estate through participation in our annual Economic Development update. Combined efforts such as this builds strength for our respective and collective causes, and ultimately makes Maryland, and our local communities, environments for success,” said Carlyn Kelley, President, CREW Maryland Suburban.

Coordinated by CREW Maryland Suburban, Governor Hogan will join CREW members, Chamber members and college students for a presentation on the state of Maryland’s economy. Attendees will also hear from Dr. Pollard, the President of Montgomery College and Marilyn Balcombe, President of the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce.

It is great to have business organizations working together to bring jobs to Maryland. Having Dr. Pollard and Governor Hogan together with CREW and the Chamber shows the synergy between education, government and jobs,” said Balcombe.

The event will be held at Montgomery College Germantown Campus & will afford Montgomery College students the opportunity to hear from the Governor.

Through connecting companies with our students, we are multiplying the power of partnerships,” said Pollard. “The College is thrilled to host Governor Hogan and our friends from CREW at the Germantown Campus, also home to Pinkney Innovation Complex for Science and Technology, or PIC MC, our integrated academic, business and research campus.”




-CREW registration will include meet & greet lunch – $45 per person.

-Non-members/Chamber Members/Public – $50/per person (the presentation only)

-College Students (limited to 100 seats) – $15/per person

Register by Tuesday, February 21st

***All Members of the Media are encouraged to attend.****


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Crew New Year Celebration!

Start your new year off with CREW. Join us for cocktails and networking at City Perch to help us welcome the 2017 Board.


Thursday, January 26, 2017

6:00pm to 9:00pm


City Perch

11825 Grand Park Avenue

North Bethesda, MD 20852


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$45.00 for CREW Members and $65 for Non CREW Members (CREW Members will receive 2 drink tickets plus an entry into a special drawing and Non-members will receive 1 drink ticket).

Heavy Hors d’oeuvres will be served.


Register by Thursday, January 19th

More information at link below

New Years celebration

2017 CREW National Capital Committee Presents: CRE Market & Economic Forecast

Heidi Learner, Chief Economist at Savills Studley will speak about recent economic trends in the Mid-Atlantic region, focusing on employment and demographic changes, and will discuss potential implications on the demand for office space under the new President elect. Plus, we’ll have presentations and a panel discussion on the hottest market areas in Northern Virginia, Suburban Maryland, and Washington, DC.

Speakers include: Moderator: Scott Homa, JLL; Northern Virginia Broker: Cathy Delcoco, CBRE; Suburban Maryland Broker: Betsy Daily, NAI Michael; and Washington, DC Broker: Wendy Feldman Block, Savillis Studley.

More information can be found at the link below

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