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Development veteran joins Velocity Retail Group

Trey Eakin
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Accelerated Development Services, a division of Velocity Retail Group, has hired Trey Eakin as Senior Vice President of Development Services effective immediately. A 30 year veteran in the retail development arena, Trey’s experience includes acquisitions, oversight, strategic analysis, project management, and lease up of retail and mixed-use projects totaling over $1 billion in value. Accelerated Development… Read More →

ViaWest Group expands retail with Heather Personne  Rancz Andrei
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ViaWest Group has created the formation of ViaWest Retail and appointed Heather Personne, as President, to lead this new business. ViaWest continues to expand its strong team by adding recognized industry leaders with proven track records in specific property types to supplement its growing real estate investment, asset management and development capabilities. ViaWest Retail has a… Read More →

Kristina Locke named Coe & Van Loo’s director of development

Kristina Locke
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Coe & Van Loo Consultants, Inc. (CVL) has announced that Kristina Locke has been hired as Director of Business Development. She will be responsible for leading CVL’s business development efforts, increasing brand recognition, and business expansion. Ms. Locke has more than 15 years of experience in marketing, branding, and business development achievements. She has assisted… Read More →

NorthMarq Capital adds Griffin Martin to Phoenix office  Sergey Nivens
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Griffin Martin has joined the Phoenix regional office of NorthMarq Capital as vice president and producer. At NorthMarq, Martin’s primary focus will be to structure and place debt and equity for clients seeking to acquire, refinance or develop commercial real estate properties. Most recently, Martin founded and operated a commercial mortgage brokerage company based in… Read More →

Bret Olson joins Velocity Retail Group as broker

Velocity Retail
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Newsmakers

Velocity Retail Group, LLC has announced Bret Olson, who joined the firm as an Associate. With over 13 years of working in the brokerage and management of retail properties, Bret is adept at working equally well with owners and investors. Formerly a Congressional Aide, Bret combines his experience in the government and political process with… Read More →

Littlejohn Engineering adds Tom Sloot inq
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Littlejohn Engineering Associates (Littlejohn) has made the addition of Thomas M. Sloot, PE. Tom will serve as Principal, Southwest Regional Manager in the Phoenix office. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in Arizona with 30+ years of experience in planning, engineering, entitlement, permitting, and construction management of large mixed-use real estate developments. He was formerly President… Read More →

Sundt hires new project executive for Tucson office

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

David Ollanik recently joined Sundt Construction, Inc as the general contractor’s newest project executive. In his role, Ollanik immediately joins Sundt’s Tucson office team, where he will assist with principal leadership in business development, proposals, presentations, and preconstruction and contract negotiations. Ollanik brings with him more than 30 years of construction experience as an entrepreneur… Read More →

Hazelwood gets a new Vice President of Retail Development Jakub Jirsak
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Hazelwood Enterprises has made the addition of their new Vice President of Retail Development, Glenn Bowers. Glenn will lead the company in fostering new and existing relationships with industry partners while continuing to develop and enhance Hazelwood Enterprises growing portfolio of accounts. He will play a key role in creating a distinct merchandise style throughout… Read More →

Mark Tiscornia joins HDR as healthcare principal, Copyright: lightwise
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Mark Tiscornia, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, has joined the HDR Phoenix office as a healthcare principal. Relocating back to Phoenix after working in San Francisco for 10 years, Mark plans to make a positive impact in the Southwest, as he did in California, by growing the business, developing strategic and master plans and executing complex… Read More →

Dan Clevenger receives AIA Arizona 2015 AIA10 Award

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Westlake Reed Leskosky’s Dan Clevenger, AIA, recently received American Institute of Architects (AIA) Arizona’s 2015 AIA10 Award. The Award recognizes his achievements as an architect and his exceptional leadership in community service, education, design, and service to the profession. As an emerging design leader in the field, Dan exemplifies a passion for architecture and the… Read More →

Sundt promotes Tom Case to COO of civil group

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Sundt Construction, Inc. recently appointed Tom Case chief operating officer of the general contractor’s Civil Group. Case joined Sundt earlier this year as senior vice president of that group and was promoted to his new position when longtime Sundt executive Mike Hoover advanced to the role of company president this month. Case, a well-respected member of the… Read More →

Westwood’s solar and wind teams add eleven new members

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Westwood Professional Services, Inc., a national multi-disciplined professional surveying and engineering services firm, announced the addition of eleven new members to their solar and wind teams. This strategic move strengthens and expands Westwood’s national presence in the solar and wind markets and enables the company to leverage additional and well-established expertise to provide value to… Read More →

Hines announces moves at Renaissance Square

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Hines, the international real estate firm, recently promoted Steve Hamel to General Property Manager and hired Lindy Mertins as Property Manager. Both positions are located at Renaissance Square. Hamel oversees a staff of 18 at Renaissance Square. He previously served as Property Manager of Renaissance Square. Through his leadership, Hamel has improved tenant satisfaction, accounting… Read More →

Sundt Construction appoints Mike Hoover as President

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Sundt Construction, Inc. announced the appointment of longtime Sundt employee Mike Hoover as president of the company. Hoover, previously serving as Sundt’s executive vice president and chief operating officer for the general contractor’s Civil Group, replaces former Sundt president and CEO, David S. Crawford, who retains his chief executive title. Tom Case, who joined Sundt… Read More →