61 results for “life science”
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Pepper Construction Group CEO J. David Pepper has died

CEO of Pepper Construction Group, J. David (Dave) Pepper, 59, passed away unexpectedly but peacefully on Saturday, December 28, 2019 at his home in Barrington, Illinois. Pepper, born in Evanston, Illinois on January 15, 1960, lived his life in service to others and was widely known for his kindness and generosity.

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CRE Future Leaders: Shawn Clark

Shawn Clark maintains an active role in deal structuring, fund and project level financing activities, development management and asset management as president of CRG. He has over a decade of experience in the commercial real estate industry and is the founder of Illumination, a charitable theatrical event.

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CRE Future Leaders: Patrick Cusack

A licensed architect and design principal at Antunovich Associates, Patrick Cusack has experience in the planning of large-scale, mixed-use retail and residential projects, the design of low- and mid-rise residential projects, office, hospitality and institutional buildings, as well as investigating development alternatives regarding entitl…

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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…

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CRE Future Leaders: David Michael

David Michael has been with Peak Construction Corporation since 2011, currently as project executive. Primarily focused in the industrial and office construction markets in the Chicago area and northeast, his experience includes build-to-suit, design-build and speculative new construction, owner improvement and tenant build out projects ran…

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UL acquires Wintech to boost building envelope testing and certification

Northbrook, Illinois-based UL, a global safety science leader, has acquired Wintech Testing and Certification, a Telford, U.K.-based firm that provides testing and certification services to architects, building owners, manufacturers and others across the built environment community. The acquisition strengthens UL’s expertise in the field of…

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Harrison Street names Dave Liu VP asset management

Chicago-based Harrison Street announced that Dave Liu has joined the firm as vice president, asset management. In this role, he will be responsible for overseeing investments within Harrison Street’s medical, life science and senior housing portfolios. Liu will report to Ben Mohns, managing director and head of asset management.

Legal N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Joseph Scharnak

Joseph Scharnak recently joined Levenfeld Pearlstein as a partner in the firm’s community association practice group. He has extensive experience representing condominium and homeowners’ associations, real estate investors and developers and financial institutions in diverse legal matters.

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CRE Future Leaders: Danielle Tillman

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Danielle Tillman, managing director at Chicago-based architecture firm bKL Architecture. Her vast design portfolio of education and institutional projects includes the renovation of the Whitney Young Library, Wolf Point West, GEMS World Academy and numerous Chicago Public Schools …

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Mortenson’s Greg Werner receives highest honor from City of Hope

Greg Werner, senior vice president for national builder and developer Mortenson, has received the 2018 Spirit of Life Award for his service to City of Hope, a world-renowned research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other serious diseases. The annual award, the City of Hope’s highest honor, recognizes philanthropic leaders who …

Healthcare N Illinois

Ventas' Debra A. Cafaro named to Top 100 Best Performing CEOs

Debra A. Cafaro, chairman and CEO of Ventas, Inc. has again been named as one of the Top 100 Best Performing CEOs in the World by Harvard Business Review, her fifth consecutive year on the list. As one of only three women included in 2018, Cafaro is ranked best performing female CEO by financial performance at #43 on the list, ranking in th…