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Stephanie Webster;Cullinan Properties

Stephanie Webster promoted to Senior Vice President of Development at Cullinan Properties

Cullinan Properties, Ltd. announced that Stephanie Webster has been promoted to senior vice president of development. With the continued growth of Cullinan Properties into new markets and the addition of new team members including in the development department, Webster’s promotion will ensure the continued success of the development team and to maintain Cullinan’s reputation for delivering projects on time and under budget.

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David Lent;Green Courte Partners

Green Courte Partners announces senior management promotions

Green Courte Partners, LLC, a private equity real estate investment firm focused on building industry-leading companies within niche real estate sectors, announced the promotions of David B. Lentz to chief executive officer, Steven S. Gearhart to chief operating officer and William Glascott to deputy chief investment officer. In conjunction with these promotions, Gearhart and Glascott have joined Green Courte's management committee.

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Sean Hughes;Morgan / Harbour Construction

Sean Hughes joins Morgan Harbour as estimator

Morgan / Harbour Construction announced that Sean Hughes has joined the design-build, general contracting and construction management firm as an estimator. Hughes will be responsible for reviewing RFP’s, providing hard bids and conceptual bids for future sites, as well as preparing trade break downs for budgetary accuracy. He will report to the senior manager of estimating, participate in regular team meetings and work closely with the sales and project management staff.

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Kevin Bredeson;Skender

Kevin Bredeson joins Skender as CTO

Kevin Bredeson has joined Skender as chief technology officer. He will be responsible for strategic oversight and direction of Skender’s technology footprint. To enhance client experiences and bolster productivity, Kevin will infuse operations-focused technologies, such as virtual design and construction and building information modeling, with emerging technologies like virtual reality, augmented reality and drone imaging.

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From left to right: Morgan / Harbour’s Jim Novak, Ben Warriner, Ryan Frost, Seamus McCarron, Tom Delby, Dave Sonnicksen and Clay Scheller at The Kerry Piper in Willowbrook, Illinois.

Morgan Harbour raises more than $25,000 for St. Baldricks

Willowbrook, Illinois-based Morgan / Harbour Construction, a design-build, general contracting and construction management firm, has raised $25,860 for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation. Morgan / Harbour team members Jim Novak, Ben Warriner, Ryan Frost, Seamus McCarron, Tom Delby, Dave Sonnicksen and Clay Scheller also shaved their heads in solidarity with kids fighting cancer at the Willowbrook event held March 18, 2018 at The Kerry Piper.

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Marc Breitman and Nada Breitman-Jakov.

Driehaus architecture prize to be awarded to Breitman and Breitman in Chicago

Leading architects, planners and design industry representatives will convene in Chicago to honor Marc Breitman and Nada Breitman-Jakov, winners of the 2018 Richard H. Driehaus Prize. Established in 2003, the prize is awarded by the University of Notre Dame School of Architecture to a living architect whose work embodies the highest ideals of traditional and classical architecture in contemporary society, and creates a positive cultural, environmental and artistic impact.

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David Garside, executive vice president of title and escrow operations at Proper Title, receives the “Excellence in Action” award from Rob Wineman of Fidelity National Title Group, Inc.

Proper Title earns Excellence in Action Award

Commercial and residential title insurance firm Proper Title, LLC has been awarded the “Excellence in Action” award by Fidelity National Title Group, Inc. This is the fourth year in a row that the Palatine, Illinois-based company has received the award, which is given to title insurance agencies that exemplify outstanding performance in best practices, customer service and operations, among other criteria.

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Chicago is one of three “cities to watch” in 2018

Chicago is one of three “cities to watch” in 2018

New research from TH Real Estate predicts that the up-and-down stock market that we’ve seen of late shouldn’t scare off real estate investors. In fact, they portend a growing economy and that real estate market conditions will remain solid, especially in three markets: Los Angeles, Chicago and New York.