Associations

Associations

BishopBeale is involved in many different local and national organizations. A few of our key associations are shown below. Please click on the logos below to find out more about each association.

Commercial Investment Real Estate - CCIM The CCIM Institute was established in 1954 to give commercial real estate practitioners a previously unrealized opportunity to further their business practices through focused education and networking opportunities. CCIM is the global leader in commercial and investment real estate education and services. And the coveted CCIM designation, recognized as a hallmark of professional competency, affords members an undisputed competitive advantage.

National Association of Industrial and Office Properties – NAIOP NAIOP provides unparalleled networking opportunities, educational programs, research on trends and innovations and strong legislative representation.

Building Owners and Managers Association – BOMA The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is a federation of 93 BOMA U.S. associations, BOMA Canada and its 11 regional associations and 13 BOMA international affiliates. BOMA International's members are building owners, managers, developers, leasing professionals, corporate facility managers, asset managers, and the providers of the products and services needed to operate commercial properties.

International Council of Shopping Centers – ICSC The purpose of The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) is to advance the shopping center industry and to promote its role in the commercial distribution of consumer goods and services.

International Council of Shopping Centers - ICSC Next Gen ICSC Next Generation was founded from a need to offer a program which helped new retail real estate professionals enter the business and the trade association. The organization provides a unique opportunity to meet and interact with peers, share experiences and exchange ideas in a local and relaxed environment while learning from industry icons who share their insight, lessons learned, and steps taken to achieve their success.

Urban Land Institute – ULI The Urban Land Institute provides leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide. ULI is an independent global nonprofit supported by members representing the entire spectrum of real estate development and land use disciplines.

University of Florida Bergstrom Council The Bergstrom Council provides you with the opportunity to mentor Master of Science in Real Estate students, as well as continue to grow your own professional network.

Downtown Orlando Partnership The Downtown Orlando Partnership is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life and economic development of Downtown Orlando. We are a partnership of volunteers whose focus is to promote events, organization, people, leadership and excitement for downtown.

Feeding Children Everywhere Feeding Children Everywhere is a social charity that empowers and mobilizes people to assemble healthy meals for hungry children.

UCF Dr. P. Phillips Institute for Research and Education in Real Estate The Dr. P. Phillips Institute for Research and Education in Real Estate was created to emphasize real estate as an area of academic focus and serve as an important resource for the community that builds special relationships with industry and community groups.

City of Orlando Appearance Review Board The ARB is an advisory board to the Orlando City Council that reviews requests for Certificates of Appearance. The ARB is comprised of seven citizen members nominated by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council after a consultation with the Chair of the Downtown Development Board.

Orlando Economic Development Commission The Orlando Economic Development Commission (EDC) is a not-for-profit, public-private partnership that works with companies to attract, retain and grow jobs for the region. The EDC serves Orange, Seminole, Lake and Osceola counties and the City of Orlando — a region of about 4,000 square miles and 2.2 million people.

City of Belle Isle Belle Isle’s City Council strives to preserve the community’s quality of life and identity, and to provide needed services to Belle Isle residents through careful and meaningful growth and sound fiscal control. The Vision of the City of Belle Isle is to be Central Florida’s premiere community where residents and businesses can thrive in a healthy environment, centered on Lake Conway, with the support of a responsive city government.

Outdoor Amusement Business Association The OABA is involved in representing our members on a wide variety of legislative issues. Not only are we constantly involved with state amusement ride issues, we represent the interests of our industry with other federal and state regulatory entities such as Department of Transportation (DOT), Consumer Products Safety Administration (CPSC), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) with exotic, animals owned by member petting zoos and circuses, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).

Showmen's League of America The Showmen's League of America was founded in 1913, by a group of outdoor showmen meeting at the Saratoga Hotel in Chicago.The Showmen's League of America is the oldest organization of its type in North America. Rich in history and founded in camaraderie. By providing scholarships, financial aid and memorial services, we promote the mutual welfare of our members and all show people, in good times and bad.