2014 NMHC Spring Board of Directors Meeting

May 13 & 14, 2014
Fairmont Copley Plaza
Boston, MA

The 2014 NMHC Spring Board of Directors Meeting will be held on May 13 & 14 at the Fairmont Copley Plaza in Boston. The Spring Board Meeting brings together senior apartment executives from the industry’s leading firms. This meeting provides Executive Committee and Board members with an invaluable opportunity to candidly share information and insight on issues of common interest. The Spring Board Meeting immediately follows the 2014 NMHC Apartment Strategies/Finance Conference being held at the same location on May 12 & 13.

The Spring Board Meeting is open to NMHC Executive Committee and Board of Directors members only.

Keynote Speaker

Andrew Wasynczuk
Senior Lecturer, Harvard Business School and former COO, New England Patriots

Keynote Speaker

General Michael Hayden
Former Director of the CIA and the NSA

Keynote Speaker

Ed Glaeser
Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics, Harvard University

Peter Donovan
Senior Managing Director, CBRE

Bob DeWitt
Vice Chairman, President & CEO, GID

Chuck Leitner
President, Berkshire Property Advisors

Jack Manning
President & CEO, Boston Capital Corporation


Agenda At-A-Glance

Monday, May 12

3:30 - 7:00 PM


6:00 - 7:00 PM

NMHC Apartment Strategies/Finance Conference Networking Reception
 (Separate registration required)

Tuesday, May 13

8:00 AM - 7:00 PM


8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

NMHC Apartment Strategies/Finance Conference
(Separate registration required)

3:00 - 4:00 PM

PAC Committee Meeting and Supplier Partner Alliance Committee Meeting

4:00- 5:00pmEmerging Leaders Committee Meeting and Membership Committee Meeting

4:30 - 6:00 PM

Opening Session

6:00 - 7:00 PM

NMHC Board of Directors Reception

7:00 PM

NMHC Board of Directors Dinner

Wednesday, May 14

7:00 AM - Noon


7:30 AM - Noon

NMHC Board of Directors Breakfast & Meeting
Speaker: Ed Glaesar, Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor
of Economics, Harvard University


Meeting Adjourns


Note: Agenda is subject to change. Please be aware that photos may be taken at the meeting and posted online.

The 2014 NMHC Apartment Strategies/Finance Conference will be held on May 13 & 14 at the Fairmont Copley Plaza in Boston immediately after, but independently of, the 2014 NMHC Spring Board of Directors Meeting. Separate registration is required for each meeting.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact NMHC at 202/974-2300 or info@nmhc.org.

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NMHC thanks our generous sponsors!

2014 Conference Sponsors:
Rainmaker LRO

2014 Chairman's Circle:
Apartment Guide
AT&T Connected Communities
KeyBank Real Estate Capital
MRI Software
Property Solutions
RealPage, Inc.
Time Warner Cable
Verizon Enhanced Communities
Yardi Systems, Inc.

2014 Friends of the Council:
Alliance Residential
Apartment Finder
Arbor Commercial Mortgage 
AvalonBay Communities, Inc.
Bader Company
Beech Street Capital
Berkeley Point Capital 
BRE Properties, Inc. 
Camden Property Trust
Capital One
CoreLogic SafeRent
CoStar Group
Cushman & Wakefield 
Equity Residential
First Advantage
Greystar Real Estate Partners 
The Hanover Company 
Humphreys & Partners Architects, L.P.
Institutional Property Advisors, a Marcus & Millichap Company 
Jones Lang LaSalle
Lincoln Property Company
Monogram Residential Trust
Moran & Company
NWP Services Corporation 
Pierce-Eislen, Inc.
PNC Real Estate
Prudential Mortgage Capital Company
Rainmaker LRO
Red Mortgage Capital, LLC
Riverstone Residential Group
TriBridge Residential
UDR, Inc. 
Walker & Dunlop
Wells Fargo

Please contact Julie Stalknecht at 202/974-2363 for further information regarding sponsorship opportunities.




Fairmont Copley Plaza

 Fairmont Copley Plaza
 138 St. James Avenue
 Boston, MA  02116




Room reservations should be made directly with the Fairmont Copley Plaza online via the NMHC group housing reservation web page or by calling 617/267-5300. NMHC set aside a block of rooms for meeting attendees with a cut-off date of Thursday, April 17.  Our group rates start at $359 single or double occupancy per night (plus applicable taxes). Please specify that you will be attending the NMHC meeting when speaking to the reservations agent.   Rooms are limited.  

If your plans change and you need to cancel your reservation at the Fairmont, please contact Melissa Rowan at mrowan@nmhc.org before canceling with the hotel so she may reassign your room to another NMHC member on the hotel's wait list, if one exists.  Please check the NMHC website periodically for hotel update information.

For attendees arriving by air in Boston at Logan International Airport, you have the following alternatives for ground transportation to/from the Fairmont Copley Square:

  • Taxi service is available at Logan International Airport.  The fare between Logan International Airport and the Fairmont is approximately $25-$30 each way.  The airport is approximately five miles from the hotel and travel time is generally 20 minutes, depending on traffic.
  • An alternative to taxi service is SuperShuttle.  It is a shared ride service and may make multiple stops.  From the airport, the cost is $16 per person one way. SuperShuttle also offers ExecuCar, which is a private sedan service, with rates starting at $105 one way. Contact the company online or at 800/258-3826 for hours of service or to make a reservation.
  • NMHC has contracted with Hertz for discounted car rental rates, which are typically better than the rates other programs offer.  Reservations can be made by calling the Hertz Meeting Sales Desk at 800/654-2240 or click here to make reservations online.  To receive NMHC’s special rates, please request CV# 011F0122.  Please note: Overnight parking at the hotel is $46/day.

Please note that the 2014 NMHC Apartment Strategies/Finance Conferencewill be held on May 12 & 13 at the Fairmont Copley Plaza in Boston immediately after, but independently of, the 2014 NMHC Apartment Strategies/Finance Conference. Separate registration is required for each meeting.

Please contact Melissa Rowan at mrowan@nmhc.orgshould you have questions regarding travel or hotel information.   Please call the NMHC office at 202/974-2300 for all other questions.