More than 200 results for “University of Illinois”
Hospitality N Illinois

Leslie Danford named new regional head, Midwest of hotel startup

OYO Hotels & Homes, a fast-growing hotel startup, has appointed Leslie Danford as its Midwest regional head. Based in Chicago, Danford brings more than 12 years of experience to OYO and she will be focused on building and strengthening the firm’s operations across 10 states: Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, …

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: David Mitchell

| Matt Baker

David Mitchell is a senior manager, portfolio risk and operations at Alliant Credit Union, where he oversees the risk management and portfolio management of debt products primarily secured by commercial real estate.

CRE N Illinois

The suite smell of parking success

| Gorm Tuxen

Parking is an invaluable asset for developers and building owners. Well-designed and implemented parking resources increase any property’s value, while poorly conceived parking can undermine the same property. Fortunately for owners and developers, the parking industry is in the midst of a technology renaissance that is making parking more …

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Harrison Cohen

| Matt Baker

In February 2018, Harrison Cohen joined Triton Realty Group as a commercial investment advisor specializing in the sale of multifamily and mixed-use properties in the Chicagoland area. Cohen has been a licensed attorney for five years and hit the ground running at Triton, closing his first sale three months into the business. Since joining …

Finance N Illinois

Mag Mile Capital expands with three new hires

Mag Mile Capital has hired Ross Groedel as an analyst for the underwriting team and Julia Pratt as marketing and operations coordinator, both to be based at the firm’s headquarters in Chicago. The firm has also hired Robert Scarantino as senior vice president of originations on the firm’s East Coast team.

Industrial N Illinois

Westmount Realty Capital hires seasoned property manager in Chicago

Commercial real estate development and investment management firm Westmount Realty Capital, LLC has hired John Humphrey as senior property manager—Chicago. Humphrey brings over 23 years of commercial real estate asset and property management experience to Westmount and will oversee the company’s Chicago-area industrial portfolio of 4.675 mi…

CRE N Illinois

Chicago a top-three market for tech talent growth

| Matt Baker

The high-tech industry has accounted for about one-fifth of major office-leasing activity in the U.S. since 2018—more than any other industry. With its access to labor, higher education pipeline and relative affordability, Chicago is poised to capitalize from a recent top-three ranking among North American markets for attracting tech workers.

CRE N Illinois

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 mo…

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Patrick Russo

Patrick Russo was recently named a managing director at Stream Realty Partners, where he leads the strategic direction and operations of the Chicago office. His primary responsibilities include expanding Stream’s acquisition, development, leasing and property management platforms and building Stream’s presence in the greater Chicago market.

Multifamily N Illinois

Marcus & Millichap arranges sale of 24-unit Forest Park property

Marcus & Millichap facilitated the sale of 8280-8290 Roosevelt Road, a 24-unit apartment property located in Forest Park, Illinois. Andrean Angelov, first vice president investments, Ryan D. Engle, senior vice president investments, and Samuel M. Antreasian, an associate, in Marcus & Millichap’s Chicago Oak Brook office, exclusively markete…