20 on the Rise

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About 20 on the Rise

The National Apartment Association's 20 on the Rise celebrates the brightest rising stars with 10 years or less experience in the rental housing industry at the industry's largest event, Apartmentalize. These industrious career builders have already made great professional achievements and possess the potential to go far.

With a free registration to Apartmentalize in Las Vegas, June 11-13, 2025, selected candidates will be recognized throughout the event, in NAA’s units Magazine and on NAA’s event website and social media platforms. Winners will also be invited to a free, invitation-only breakfast, a prime time for rising stars to network and showcase their talents with 12k other industry professionals.

If you would like to be contacted to apply for the Class of 2025, please sign up to be notified.

Still have questions? Check out the information below.

Program Information

  • NAA membership is required
  • 10 years or less experience in rental housing
  • Must be employed full time in the rental housing industry
  • Demonstration of making a meaningful impact at the workplace

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