Legal i Ohio
Mary Forbes Lovett;Ulmer & Berne

Forbes Lovett elected to Ulmer & Berne's management committee

Mary Forbes Lovett, partner and chair of the Real Estate Practice Group at Cleveland-based law firm Ulmer & Berne, has been elected to the firm’s Management Committee. Lovett is one of two women serving on this seven-member committee, which is responsible for guiding the operations and strategic direction of the firm.

Healthcare N Illinois
Michael Hess;CallisonRTKL

Michael Hess joins CallisonRTKL

Michael Hess has joined global architecture, planning, and design practice, CallisonRTKL, as a vice president for the Midwest-based Chicago office. In a career that covers three decades, Hess has touched almost every aspect of the healthcare design continuum and brings a deep understanding of the operational engine that makes hospitals succeed through positive clinical outcomes and healing environments.

Finance N Illinois
Matt Winter;Merchants Capital

Merchants Capital hires Matt Winter as chief architect

Mortgage banking firm Merchants Capital has hired Matt Winter, AIA, NCARB as chief architect at the company’s Chicago office. The move brings the position in-house, setting Merchants up to process new lending opportunities more efficiently while maintaining, and even improving on, the internal monitoring requirements set forth primarily by Freddie Mac. This decision comes in large part due to Merchants Capital’s growing relationship with Freddie Mac and the utilization of its affordable housing products.

CRE X Missouri
Jonathan Cohen;Kwame Building Group

St. Louis' Kwame hires civil inspector

Jonathan Cohen has joined St. Louis-based Kwame Building Group, Inc. as a civil inspector. In this role, Cohen will work on Metropolitan Sewer District projects to monitor the installation of sewer lines and tunnel work as part of MSD’s Project Clear initiative to improve water quality and alleviate wastewater concerns in the St. Louis region.

CRE V Michigan
Dan Blugerman;P.A. Commercial

Michigan's P.A. Commercial hires veteran broker

Southfield, Michigan-based P.A. Commercial has added Dan Blugerman as a senior associate broker. Blugerman has more than 25 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry and has completed more thahn $150 million in sales and leasing transactions throughout his career.

CRE i Ohio
Mark Wutz;K2M

Cleveland's K2M adds director of engineering

Mark Wutz has joined Cleveland-based architecture, engineering and interior design firm K2M as director of engineering. Wutz brings more than 26 years of experience in the assessment, design and commissioning of mechanical systems to his new position.

Finance N Illinois
Dean Giannakopoulos;Marcus & Millichap Capital Corp.

Dean Giannakopoulos promoted at Marcus & Millichap Capital Corp.

Marcus & Millichap Capital Corp. (MMCC), a leading provider of commercial real estate financing and capital markets expertise, has announced the promotion of Dean Giannakopoulos to senior vice president, capital markets. Giannakopoulos, who has been with MMCC since 2011, is one of only five originators in the company to hold the title, a distinction that must be approved by the firm’s board of directors.

CRE N Illinois
Christopher Carter;Intertek-PSI

Intertek PSI adds business development manager

The Intertek-PSI Hillside, Illinois branch has hired Christopher Carter as business development manager. Carter brings 15 years of business-to-business sales and operational experience in the commercial real estate industry. He will provide project development leadership within the firm’s building and construction division for the Chicagoland market.