CRE N Illinois
Brendan Hill;ML Realty Partners

Brendan Hill joins ML Realty Partners

Brendan Hill has joined ML Realty Partners as acquisition director, according to Patrick Shannon, senior vice president of the firm. Hill will oversee the acquisitions of buildings and redevelopment opportunities for ML Realty Partners in the Chicagoland market.

CRE W Minnesota
Tom Becker;The Opus Group

Opus names regional vice president in Minneapolis

Minneapolis-based The Opus Group has promoted Tom Becker to regional vice president of construction and project management. In this role, he will manage the Minneapolis and Des Moines construction operations while also providing leadership to a team of project managers working across multiple sectors.

CRE Midwest
Jacob Calvin;FABCON

FABCON boosts staff in Midwest

FABCON Precast made three big promotions and additions to their staff during January, naming Jacob Calvin area EHS manager in Kansas, Scott Roberts IT business analyst in Minnesota and Angela Van Strander as W2E project manager in Pennsylvania.

CRE N Illinois
Andy MacGregor;ACCEND Construction LLC

ACCEND Construction launches in Chicago

ACCEND Construction LLC has opened its doors for business in Chicago. The general contracting firm is led by Andy MacGregor, president, an industry veteran who has headed some of Chicago’s largest projects in this space. The company will use an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), making it one of the few general contractors to offer every single employee the opportunity to be an owner.

CRE N Illinois
CRE Future Leaders: Danielle Tillman

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 projects.

CRE N Illinois
Rob Daly;Executive Construction

Mark Rakoczy, Rob Daly and Michael Olson elevated to partners at Executive Construction

Hillside, Illinois-based Executive Construction announced that vice presidents Mark Rakoczy, Rob Daly and Michael Olson have joined the firm partnership. With talents in relationship management, operations and technical knowledge, each has been influential in their respective areas of expertise. In testament to the trust cultivated with their clients and partners, each has played a key role in firm growth.