The following business announced workers moves today: Hill International, Ridge Development, JLL, Trivanta, Cushman & & Wakefield, Time Retail, ML Realty, Trammell Crow,
and Carlton Group. It’s time to update those contact managers with CoStar’s People of Note, reporting news on considerable new CRE hires and promotions. Today’s concern includes the following markets: South Florida, Houston, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, Dallas/ Ft. Worth, Orlando, Chicago, Atlanta, and New York City.
Hill Promotes Lugo to SVP, Regional Supervisor
By Justin Sumner
Luis Lugo, Jr. has actually been promoted to senior vice president and southeast regional manager at Hill International (NYSE: HIL) in its task management group. Lugo will be based in the company’s Miami, FL office.
Lugo brings more than 30 years of management experience both in the military and the economic sector to his brand-new position. He has actually supported projects in the rail, transit, airport, energy, real estate and educational sectors.
Most recently a senior vice president with the business’s construction asserts group, Lugo previously acted as president and COO of PACO Group, a construction management firm. Before that he was a vice president of business advancement with Hillside in New York City.
Ridge Advancement Broadens Into Houston with Newell
By Bryce Meyers
Chicago-based Ridge Development has hired Ben Newell to lead its growth into Houston as senior vice president of the company’s southern region.
Newell is a commercial real estate expert who has actually worked in Houston given that 2007. In his new position, he will target advancement tasks and value-add financial investment opportunities in addition to organize equity and debt, safe effort committee approval, manage task advancement, and oversee leasing and personalities.
This is the 2nd time Newell has actually contributed to establishing an office in Houston. In 2009, Newell assisted launch the Houston workplace for IDI Gazeley, where he most just recently functioned as the company’s director of local investments.CoStar’s Individuals of Note is published each Friday covering the most recent industrial realty executive level promos and new hires. Click the heading of each post to jump to complete protection. Follow the news on Twitter @TheCoStarGroup and @JSumner2. Send your new executive hires and promotion announcements to [email protected]!.?.!. SALT LAKE CITY JLL Appoints SVP in Salt Lake City By Michael Nowakowski JLL added 24-year industry veteran Eric D. Gustafson to lead the company’s capital markets platform in Utah and Idaho as a senior vice president. Based in Salt Lake City, Gustafson will certainly specialize in office, retail and commercial investment sales while working under Barry Dorfman, market directorfor JLL’s Rocky Mountain region. Gustafson joins
the company from CBRE, where
he served as vice president of the company’s private capital group. In his 24-year profession, he has actually closed 1.1 billion square feet of deals. SAN FRANCISCO JLL to Obtain Shelter Bay Retail Group in Mill Valley By Bryce Meyers JLL will certainly speed up the growth of its West Coast retail equipment management platform with the planned purchase of Mill Valley, CA-based Shelter Bay Retail Group. Started in 1986, Shelter Bay Retail Group is a full-service retail home management company led by Stephen Robertson, chairman and Sondra Van Metre, president and CEO(pictured, right)
. As soon as the deal goes through, Robertson and Von Metre will direct the incorporated organization’s West Coastline retail equipment management operations, with Robertson stepping in as director of retail company advancement and Van Metre taking control of as director of retailproperty management. Shelter Bay’s 30 staff members are all anticipated to join JLL at closing, with the management groups to remain assigned to their respective commercial properties.
DALLAS/ FORT WORTH Scow Signs up with New Property Advisory Company Trivanta By CoStar News Staff Trivanta, a just recently launched real estate advisory company concentrating on the disposition of net-leased apartment nationwide, has employed former TGI Friday’s real estate executive Matthew Scow as a senior director in the company’s Dallas, TX office. In his brand-new role, Scow will certainly focus on net-leased financial investment sales and retail occupant services. Most recently, Scow was with TGI Fridays where he assisted to create mapping, modeling and new shop site
option procedures and procedures for the chain’s franchise network. Scow, whose experience includes sale-leasebacks, acquisitions, leasing, operations and personalities, has worked for suchsignificant nationwide retailers as Hit and Harbor Freight Tools. ORLANDO Barfield and Moore
Join C&W Central Florida By Lauren Ashleigh Ayler Todd Barfield and Melissa Moore (pictured, right)have both signed up with Cushman & Wakefield’s Central Florida Operations. Barfield will certainly serve on the company’s brokerage and appraisal and advisory groups as a senior director. He was previously at Barfield & Associates, where he managed property transactions and sales and participated in appraisals. Moore will be managing appraisal testimonials for Cushman & Wakefield’s appraisal management group. She has an extensive background in evaluating realty as a State -and FHA-approved appraiser.Time Retail Partners Beefs Up UK Office Again By Paul Norman CHICAGO ML Realty Partners Hires New VP By Rita Iseghohi Craig Phillips just recently signed up with ML Real estate Partners as its brand-new vice president.
In this capacity, Phillips will certainly be responsible for the acquisition of structures, redevelopment chances and development sites … ATLANTA TCC Includes Senior Associate By Barry Leithead Trammell Crow Co. has employed Isaac Springfield as a
senior partner in the company’s Atlanta office. As a member of TCC’s Atlanta company unit, Springfield will certainly assist in offer sourcing, expediency analysis, due diligence … New York City CITY Carlton Group Broadens Equity Positioning Group By Megan Ohlmacher Cher Chang and Jianhao Zeng( envisioned &, right )have actually joined Carlton Group’s equity positioning group in New york city City … Send your brand-new executive
hires and promotion statements to [email protected]!.?.!.Follow the news on & Twitter @TheCoStarGroup and @JSumner2. Check out last week’s edition of Individuals of Note.