More than 200 results for “technology”
CRE N Illinois

Avison Young appoints Ken Sacco as principal

Ken Sacco has been appointed principal at Avison Young’s Chicago office. Previously with Accenture, Sacco will apply his extensive consulting expertise to align clients’ real estate portfolio strategies with their business and financial objectives. In doing so, he’ll partner with the firm’s transaction teams to maximize client business effi…

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Ashlee Pforr

| Matt Baker

Ashlee Pforr joined Chicago-based Skender in 2010 and was recently promoted to project executive at the firm. In her time with Skender, she has overseen numerous interior construction teams on award-winning buildouts for clients like Bank of America, Cars.com, Echo Global Logistics, Hinshaw & Culbertson, SRAM and the Americas headquarters o…

CRE N Illinois

Know before you grow: Secrets of successful cannabis facilities

| Andy Poticha

As cannabis legalization sweeps the Midwest, demand for facilities to grow, process and sell cannabis products is skyrocketing. A shared concern in every state is product shortages; will there be enough cultivation facilities to provide product to the market? Therein lies the makings of a rush to market—and a building boom.

Industrial N Illinois

Chicago takes fourth spot in global data center study

| Matt Baker

Chicago has long served as an important hub in the nation’s infrastructure, a pinch point through which air, road and rail all flow through to move goods about the country. Now it’s been recognized as a pivotal juncture for a different kind of transportation: the movement of ones and zeroes.

Industrial N Illinois

Elk Grove Technology Park lands 15 MW data center

T5 Data Centers, a provider of mission-critical development, facilities management and construction services, announced the purchase of a 164,000-square-foot data center shell in Brennan Investment Group’s Elk Grove Technology Park in Elk Grove Village, Illinois. The facility will provide 103,000 square feet of white space and 15.4 critical…

Industrial N Illinois

Industrial Insider: The cold supply chain

| Elise A. Couston, SIOR

Industrial real estate professionals are experiencing increased growth and global demand for fresh fruits, vegetables, meats, seafood and dairy, as well as pharmaceutical and chemical products. The “cold supply chain” plays an integral role in the successful implementation of meeting the increased demands.

Office i Ohio

VPL moves corporate headquarters to Columbus area

VPL, a supply chain technology company, has relocated its corporate headquarters to 440 Polaris Parkway in Westerville, Ohio, to accommodate rising headcount needed to support its continued business growth. VPL will occupy 24,000 square feet in the building, which will bear the company’s name.

CRE N Illinois

State Street that great street? Chicago Loop Alliance and Site Design Group will release first plan for the retail corridor in over 30 years

Chicago Loop Alliance is producing a State Street Corridor Plan, to be released in fall 2020. Urban design and architecture firm Site Design Group, Ltd. was selected from a competitive pool of applicants to create the plan, which will include recommendations on character, aesthetics and infrastructure; public space; transportation and mobil…