The 2016 Event

CenterPoint invited some of the nation’s top-performing industrial real estate brokers to spend a few days in South Lake Tahoe, California. The group enjoyed mountain and lake views and activities at the Landing Resort & Spa, golfed with celebrities prepping for the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship and dined on a mountain top. Check out highlights below. Want to attend next year’s event? Talk to your CenterPoint contacts about what it takes to earn an invite and join the nation’s most elite brokers.


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Event Details

Guest Attendees
Sam Badger NAI Hiffman
Ryan Bain CBRE
Mike Caprile CBRE
Danny Chase Colliers Savannah
Mark Collins Cushman & Wakefield
Brian Colson NAI Hiffman
Frank Fallon CBRE
Peter Fennelly Colliers Charleston
Jack Fraker CBRE
Josh Hearne Cawley Chicago
Todd Heine Avison Young
Whit Heitman NAI Hiffman
Simons Johnson Colliers Charleston
Kelly Landwermeyer Holt Lunsford Commercial
Dan Leahy NAI Hiffman
David Prell CBRE
Jeff Provenza Darwin Realty
Tom Rodeno Colliers Chicago
Adam Roth NAI Hiffman
Tyson Vallenari CBRE
Chad Vande Zande Cushman & Wakefield
Ashton Williamson CBRE
Matt Wood Kidder Matthews
Best of the Best Awards

Largest Development – Mars-Wrigley, Joliet, IL

Dan Leahy and Adam Roth of NAI Hiffman

1,388,690 square foot build-to-suit, dedicated food-grade distribution facility for Mars-Wrigley at CenterPoint Intermodal Center (CIC)-Joliet, Illinois. The LEED Gold-certified facility is situated with access to the Union Pacific and BNSF intermodals with ample space for car and trailer parking.

Largest Development – Emser Tile, Suffolk, VA

Mark Collins of Cushman & Wakefield

401,066 square foot build-to-suit for Emser Tile at CenterPoint Intermodal Center (CIC)-Suffolk, Virginia. Located on 25 acres, the cross load facility is expandable by 338,400 square feet and offers ample trailer positions and car parking. It is situated 22 miles from Virginia Port Terminals with immediate access to Route 58 and Route 460 leading to access to I-95 and I-85.

Largest Acquisition – McDonald Portfolio, Savannah, GA; Suffolk, VA

Danny Chase of Colliers International

Acquisition of a three-building, 1,096,793 square foot, rail-served portfolio in Savannah, Georgia and Suffolk, Virginia. The logistically advantaged portfolio sits on a total of 94.4 acres. Two of the facilities are in close proximity to the Port of Savannah and one facility is near the Port of Virginia and adjacent to the Norfolk Southern at CenterPoint Intermodal Center – Suffolk.

Largest Disposition – S.C. Johnson, Sturtevant, WI

Mike Caprile of CBRE

Successful sale of a 891,567 square foot facility in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin.

Largest Leasing Volume – Houston, TX

Kelly Landwermeyer of Holt Lunsford Commercial

Successful 21 deals leasing more than 1 Million square feet of properties throughout Texas with a focus in Houston.

Largest User Disposition – Follet & Edgington, Franklin Park, River Grove, IL

Jeff Provenza of Darwin Realty

Successful user sale of 263,668 square foot facility in Franklin Park, IL. And, a successful user sale of 408,668 square foot facility in River Grove, IL for potential redevelopment opportunity.

Largest User Disposition – Pella, West Chicago, IL

David Prell and Tyson Vallenari of CBRE

Successful sale of a 174,400 square foot facility within CenterPoint's DuPage Business Center to Simpson Manufacturing Company. The facility features large office space with the potential to add a small expansion for Simpson's operations.