CRE N Illinois
Darwin Realty promotes Brendan Sheahan to vice president

Darwin Realty promotes Brendan Sheahan to vice president

Darwin Realty and Development Corporation announced that industrial associate Brendan J. Sheahan has recently been promoted to vice president. Sheahan’s expertise includes tenant and buyer representation, ownership representation and build-to-suit projects, as well as investment analysis, acquisition and disposition services. He is active in the Elgin-I-90 Corridor, Fox Valley and I-88 Industrial Corridor and has recently completed over 1.3 million square feet in transactions totaling more than $30 million in value.

CRE N Illinois
Commercial Real Estate Forecast interview: Geoffrey Kasselman

Commercial Real Estate Forecast interview: Geoffrey Kasselman

Fresh off his “tour” as global president of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), Geoffrey Kasselman has been named as a panelist for one of the general sessions at the 16th Annual Commercial Real Estate Forecast Conference on Wednesday, January 17. In a preview of what are likely topics for that panel—E-Commerce: Fight It or Flaunt It—Kasselman, executive managing director, Newmark Knight Frank, answers a series of questions.

CRE N Illinois
New SVP will co-lead Metro Commercial Real Estate’s Chicago office

New SVP will co-lead Metro Commercial Real Estate’s Chicago office

Reuben Rischall joins Metro Commercial Real Estate as a senior vice president, following five years with Iowa-based Buyers Realty Inc. He will co-lead the new Chicago office, located at 1332 N. Halsted Street in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood, with senior vice president Jonathan Hyman. Opening this month, the office will focus on urban transactions.

CRE W Minnesota
Minneapolis’ Timberland Partners boosts staff

Minneapolis’ Timberland Partners boosts staff

Minneapolis-based real estate investment, development and management firm Timberland Partners has appointed Mary Kahl as Senior Vice President of Property Management, Dan Hoiby as Chief Financial Officer and Andrea Brown as Controller. They will be based in the firm’s Minneapolis office.