Retail Midwest

Star Exhibits' new office HQ now underway in Minneapolis

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From left to right: Eric Yager, Project Manager, Ryan Companies; Mark Johnson, CEO and President, Star Exhibits; Chuck Caturia, Senior Vice President, CBRE; Casey Hankinson, Vice President of Development, Ryan Companies; Liz Berres, Architect, HCM Architects; and Roger Christensen, Architect, HCM Architects.

Ryan Companies US, Inc. and Star Exhibits broke ground on the new 200,800-square-foot Star Exhibits office headquarters located within the 610 Zane Business Park.

Ryan Companies US, Inc. and Star Exhibits broke ground on the new 200,800-square-foot Star Exhibits office headquarters located within the 610 Zane Business Park.

The new HQ will sit at the intersection of Hampshire Avenue and 93rd Avenue North in Brooklyn Park on a 13.3-acre lot. The building will include a combination of office, design, production, and warehouse space along with an outdoor patio with seating and a fireplace. Project completion is scheduled for December 2016.

Ryan is providing development, architecture & engineering, and construction services. Ryan A+E, Inc. is the architect of the exterior building while HCM Architects is designing the interior space. Cushman & Wakefield and CBRE are providing brokerage services.

In addition to the Star Exhibits facility, Ryan is building a Hy-Vee grocery store complex on the northeast corner along Highway 610 and Zane Avenue North. The complex will include a main grocery store with a full-service Market Grill restaurant and bar inside. A separate liquor store would be attached.

Ryan plans seven additional buildings on the site including commercial, retail, office, and warehouse space as well as high-tech commercial manufacturing.