Irgens announced Thursday the addition of David Kross to the position of development director. Kross will apply his more than 15 years of experience in commercial real estate to help Irgens expand its development efforts in the greater Phoenix market and the Southwest region.

Kross will be responsible for overseeing all elements of the development process, including:

·         Structuring successful real estate transactions and contract negotiations in order to maximize return on investment for all parties
·         Controlling project schedules to ensure on-time and on-budget building delivery
·         Project feasibility analysis, pre-leasing, planning and design, and entitlements
·         Developing new and maintaining current vendor relationships

A fifteen year real estate professional, Kross served in multiple roles within the commercial real estate profession at firms including: Duke Realty, Atwell, and Morrison Knudsen prior to joining Irgens. He holds a Master’s of Science in Civil Engineering from Purdue University.