CRE N Illinois
Jonathan Sheil;Spaces Real Estate

Chicago-based Spaces Real Estate merges with Evolve Real Estate

Full-service residential real estate brokerages Spaces Real Estate and Evolve Real Estate have merged. Evolve co-founder Jonathan Sheil, who was one of the first six agents at Spaces prior to starting his own business, has rejoined the company as director of agent development, bringing with him a 15-person team of leasing agents who will work under the Spaces name.

CRE N Illinois
Catherine E. Vorwald;Sterling Bay

Sterling Bay strengthens life sciences division with new hire

Chicago-based real estate development and investment firm Sterling Bay has hired Catherine E. Vorwald as its first director of life sciences. The new role signals a continued investment in diversifying the firm’s portfolio through strategic acquisition and development of state-of-the-art research labs to capitalize on the high demand for modern commercial research lab space in Chicago.

CRE N Illinois
Melissa Dinslage;Avison Young

Avison Young hires new communications director, to be based in Chicago

Avison Young has hired Melissa Dinslage as global director of internal communications with a mandate to oversee the development of internal initiatives, platforms and channels that advance the company’s brand while facilitating internal marketing efforts, operational efficiency and employee engagement. She will be based in Avison Young’s downtown Chicago office.

Seniors Housing N Illinois
Mark Myers;Walker and Dunlop

Walker & Dunlop expands with senior housing team in Chicago

Walker & Dunlop, Inc. has added a team of five property sales brokers in Chicago, expanding the company’s multifamily property sales platform to the Midwest. Managing directors Mark Myers and Josh Jandris and vice presidents Jordyn Berger, Alex Vice and Mike Surak are focused on originating and executing on the full continuum of senior housing property sales across the United States.

CRE N Illinois
Salvatore Cerami;Concrete Contractors Association of Greater Chicago

Salvatore Cerami appointed president of CCAGC

The Concrete Contractors Association of Greater Chicago (CCAGC) has named Salvatore (Sal) Cerami as its president. Cerami, president of Northlake, Illinois-based Cerami Construction, takes over the top spot of the association and its more than 1,000 union concrete professionals.

CRE p Tennessee
Ryan Keane;McHugh Construction

McHugh Construction names VP in Nashville market

James McHugh Construction Co., the Chicago-based general contractor whose Nashville office opened in 2014, has promoted Ryan Keane to vice president. Keane, formally a senior project manager, will continue to oversee all construction operations for the company’s Nashville office while shifting additional attention to McHugh’s business development and relationship-building efforts across the market.