CRE v Wisconsin
Scott Maynard;McKinstry

McKinstry hires VP of Midwest region

Construction firm McKinstry has hired Scott Maynard as vice president of its Midwest region, a region that includes the company’s regional hubs of Chicago, Madison, Milwaukee, Minneapolis and St. Louis. Maynard is an energy industry veteran, with an executive leadership background and more than 30 years of experience.

Finance W Minnesota
Jeffrey Weidell;NorthMarq

Minneapolis' NorthMarq names new CEO

As Minneapolis-based NorthMarq continues its growth as the largest privately held commercial real estate capital markets firm, president Jeffrey Weidell will become chief executive officer on Jan. 1, 2020, succeeding Eduardo Padilla. Padilla, who served in the role for 20 years, will become executive chair.

CRE N Illinois
Jeff Altenau;Cushman & Wakefield

Cushman & Wakefield adds to Chicago capital markets platform

Cushman & Wakefield bolstered its capital markets team in Chicago with the additions of Jeff Altenau as executive managing director and Zach Yarnoff as managing director. Both come to Cushman & Wakefield from Eastdil Secured, where they worked on notable transactions including Willis Tower, River Point, 150 North Riverside, Easton Town Center and Wells Fargo Center Minneapolis.

CRE N Illinois
Luke Heerema;Wright Heerema Architects

Wright Heerema Architects hires new director of business development

Chicago-based architectural and interior design firm, Wright Heerema Architects, has appointed Luke Heerema as the new director of business development. Heerema is a seasoned business development professional in the commercial real estate and architecture industry, with previous roles at Cresa Chicago and Interior Investments. In his new role, he is charged with leading the firm’s business development team and enhancing the firm’s pipeline of architecture and interior design work.

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.