DALLAS, TX – February 11, 2013 Trammell Crow Company, one of the nation’s leading developers and investors in commercial real estate, announces that Jake Marks has been appointed to Senior Vice President within the Company’s Dallas-Fort Worth Business Unit. In this role, Marks will focus on industrial development including land acquisition, construction, financing, and entitlement of projects in the Dallas Fort Worth Area.
“We are very pleased to welcome Jake back to Trammell Crow Company and to our Dallas-Fort Worth team,” said Scott Krikorian, a Managing Director for Trammell Crow Company’s Dallas-Fort Worth Business Unit. “His extensive experience and knowledge of the industrial market will help drive growth in our Business Unit as we pursue more industrial developments.”
Previously Marks served as a First Vice President within CBRE’s Industrial Leasing group, where he was responsible for marketing and leasing commercial industrial properties in the Central and Southwest Dallas submarkets. Prior to CBRE’s acquisition of Trammell Crow Company in 2006, Marks was a member of TCC’s industrial leasing team. He brings over 12 years of commercial real estate experience and has leased more than eight million square feet of industrial space and executed transactions valued at more than $350 million.
Marks earned a Masters of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University and his undergraduate degree from The University of Texas at Austin. He is a former board member of the Stemmons Corridor Business Association and a perennial Dallas Business Journal Heavy Hitter.
About Trammell Crow Company Trammell Crow Company, founded in 1948, is one of the nation’s leading developers and investors in commercial real estate. The Company has developed or acquired nearly 2,600 buildings valued at nearly $60 billion and over 540 million square feet. As of December 31, 2012, Trammell Crow Company had over $4.2 billion of projects in process and $2.1 billion in its pipeline.
Trammell Crow Company’s teams are dedicated to building value for its clients with professionals in 15 major cities throughout the United States. The company serves users of and investors in, office, industrial, retail, healthcare, multi-family residential and mixed use projects. For those who occupy real estate, TCC can execute the development or acquisition of facilities tailored to meet its clients’ needs. For investor clients, the company offers large strategic joint ventures, opportunity funds, and other targeted investment options.
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (in terms of 2012 revenue). For more information visit www.TrammellCrow.com.