Hospitality N Illinois
Michael Merle;Skender

Skender Manufacturing hires Michael Merle as VP, business development

Skender, a vertically integrated design, construction and manufacturing firm based in Chicago, has hired Michael Merle as vice president of business development for Skender Manufacturing. With more than 25 years of experience in construction, building products and strategic business development, Merle will be charged with continually evolving and promoting Skender’s modular capabilities, in particular across the hospitality sector.

Hospitality N Illinois
CBRE brokers sale of downstate hotel property

CBRE brokers sale of downstate hotel property

CBRE facilitated the sale of a 55-room Quality Inn hotel at 134 Barnett Avenue in Forsyth, Illinois. Located near Decatur, the property is across the street from Hickory Pointe Mall, just north of I-72 off of Route 51, and includes amenities such as a heated indoor pool, fitness center and a business center.