Sydney Jamieson, VP of Operations for iLS Network, parent company of SwampRentals.com, has been named an award recipient for the National Apartment Association (NAA) 20 in Their Twenties.
Sydney Jamieson is driven by a passion for serving renters through day to day business and working with local apartment associations. "Nothing is more personal than helping someone find a place to live. My team runs a collection of local online apartment guides across the state of Florida with technology that empowers renters to find the apartment that best fits their lifestyle and budget," says Sydney.
Through the NAA 20 in Their Twenties award, Sydney is recognized among the best and brightest in the rental housing industry. Award winners are under 29 years of age and have made great professional achievements with incredible potential for continued growth. Members of the NAA's 20 in Their Twenties class of 2020 will be recognized at NAA's Apartmentalize event to be held November 4-6, 2020 at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas, Texas.
Sydney began her career in the apartment industry in Gainesville, Florida as a Leasing Manager and Marketing Assistant while she was working toward a B.S. in Marketing at The University of Florida. Through these positions, she discovered her passion for the apartment industry and joined iLS Network in the position of SwampRentals.com Market Director in 2014, where she assisted apartments in connecting with students searching for apartments in Gainesville.
Her career trajectory was subsequently unstoppable culminating today as Vice President of Operations with iLS Network. With an aptitude for teaching and a passion for community, Sydney developed valuable relationships in all iLS Network markets including Gainesville, Orlando, Tampa, Tallahassee, and Jacksonville. She became an integral local leader and educator serving on the boards of AAGO and NCFAA as well as holding chair positions on various committees.
"Sydney is a rising star in our industry. Some of her most impactful contributions have been on our young professionals committee and as an expert NAA certified trainer. She grew the committee to be one of our most successful and engaged and her classes are some of the most requested and highly reviewed year over year. Without her contributions we wouldn't have reached the successes we would have in the past few years," said Robert Carroll, Association Executive, NCFAA.
Sydney obtained a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from the University of Florida. She is a Collier Companies Collier College graduate, Certified Apartment Supplier (CAS), Advanced Facilitator Training (AFT) graduate, and a 2014 Florida Apartment Association Leadership Lyceum graduate.