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Jokake Construction adds marketing project manager

Jokake Construction
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

General contractor, Jokake Construction, hired Allison Black as the company’s new marketing project manager. In her new role, Black will be managing marketing programs at Jokake both internally and externally and working with the marketing, business development and leadership teams on website and integrated campaigns. Black started with Jokake in December 2015 and is poised… Read More →

ORION adds retail real estate veteran to roster

Arizona Business People & Promotions
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Tim Gunnink joined ORION Investment Real Estate as senior vice president, specializing in retail and land investment sales. Gunnink will use years of experience to help buyers and sellers of shopping centers and retail land accomplish goals. His background includes an intimate knowledge of retail real estate development, leasing and sales, working through all phases… Read More →

After 61 years, Alter Group rebrands

Alter Group's Arizona Health and Technology Park, AZRE Magazine May/June 2011
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The Alter Group changed its name to Alter in a major rebrand that includes a new logo, and a multimedia site after 61 years of business. The Chicago-based national real estate development firm’s President Michael J. Alter announced the rebrand in January. The rebrand recognizes that the company is leaner and faster as it re-focuses… Read More →

Knight Management adds Ed Valerio to leadership team

Tiffany & Bosco
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Knight Management, a Phoenix-based commercial property management firm,  expanded its executive leadership team  by appointing Edward Valerio as director of property management. Valerio will  handle the operations and client service for the company’s wide range of customers and properties throughout the valley. He brings more than 17 years of professional real estate experience to Knight… Read More →

Influential millennials in commercial real estate

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

They are called lazy, narcissistic, entitled. Nevertheless, Millennials are the largest and most educated generation in the United States today and they are impacting and driving every sector of Arizona’s business community. Here are 10 Millennials who are not just the future leaders of tomorrow, they are the movers and shakers in today’s commercial real… Read More →

Valley Partnership announces 2016 board leadership

Molly Ryan Carson
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Valley Partnership named Molly Ryan Carson, Vice President of Ryan Companies US, Inc. as its 2016 Chairperson. The commercial real estate industry group also named new board members and committee chairs. “I am honored to be the incoming Valley Partnership Chair and help continue our mission to advocate for responsible development,” Ryan Carson said. “We… Read More →

Sperry Van Ness becomes SVN with new brand, logo, vision, hkeita
by in AZRE Magazine | Careers | Industry Insiders | Newsmakers

Sperry Van Ness has been a recognized company brand in the Commercial Real Estate industry across the nation for many years.  From one office to currently over 200 offices, the SVN franchise has grown and is stronger than ever.  The world is changing and so is SVN.  We have a new brand, a new logo,… Read More →

Angela Watson leads group for Shepley Bulfinch Phoenix
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Angela Watson AIA, a principal and design leader at Shepley Bulfinch, is relocating to the firm’s Phoenix office, where she will work to further broaden the firm’s presence in the Southwest. With a depth of experience in healthcare and higher education design, she sees major opportunities for growth in these sectors. “This is an exciting… Read More →

CBRE’s McClure named ‘Woman of Influence’

business woman power, influential Millennials
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

CBRE has announce that Nancy McClure, first vice president in the firm’s Tucson office has been named to Real Estate Forum’s list of Women of Influence in the Southwest. The annual list acknowledges and honors professionals that have contributed significantly to the real estate industry in the Southwest region. “We are very proud of Nancy. She… Read More →

Plaza Companies employees earn national recognition Jakub Jirsak
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Two Plaza Companies employees have been selected by a prominent national real estate publication as key leaders and influencers in the real estate industry. Real Estate Forum, a must-read for more than 140,000 industry professionals in all segments of the commercial property business, featured in its November issue Plaza employees Dyanna Bentley and Perry Gabuzzi. Bentley has been selected as a Southwest Woman of… Read More →

HSL Properties embraces the spirit of giving My Make OU
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

After more than 40 years in Tucson, HSL Properties continues to be a vital business presence in the community, as well as a tremendous philanthropic partner, making donation contributions to a plethora of non-profit organizations and educational efforts throughout Southern Arizona and nationally. In 2015 alone, HSL donated over seven hundred fifty million dollars, through… Read More →

Omar Mireles named president of HSL Properties

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by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

After more than a decade of significantly contributing to the success of HSL Properties, Inc., and remaining dedicated to the company’s growth throughout Arizona, Omar Mireles has been named President of the accomplished development company. He will replace HSL’s current President, Humberto S. Lopez, who has led the company since 1975 and will remain Chairman… Read More →

AZRE editor doubles as children’s book author

Erin Davis, Author of Stick to it Chick, Editor of AZRE. Photo by Robin Sendele, Az Big Media
by in AZRE Magazine | Featured | Newsmakers

Erin Davis, associate editor of AZRE: Arizona Commercial Real Estate Magazine, is quick to admit that she has “a slight obsession with Star Wars.” But what a lot of people don’t know about her is that she is also a children’s book author. Davis, the mother of three girls, released her first children’s book, “Stick… Read More →

Mari Lederman Joins CBRE Healthcare Services

by in AZRE Magazine | Featured | Newsmakers

CBRE announced that Mari Lederman has joined the firm’s Phoenix office. Ms. Lederman will partner with Kate Morris, Vince Femiano and Katie Kelley as part of the Phoenix Healthcare Services team. The team’s focus is assisting healthcare landlords and tenants with site selection, lease negotiations, marketing, investment sales, and strategic planning. Ms. Lederman will focus her attention… Read More →