Chicago, IL, November 10, 2014 — Ridgeline Property Group (RPG), has appointed Pete Harmon as Partner, based out of Chicago, Illinois. Mr. Harmon will be responsible for expanding the company’s portfolio through the acquisition and development of industrial and office opportunities in the Midwest and Southwest from Chicago to Houston.
Pete’s career spans 32 years in the commercial real estate industry where he has worked with public, private, high net worth and institutional clients in major markets throughout the United States.
He was formerly with ML Realty Partners and worked as an Executive Vice President and member of the managing board. During his tenure at the company, the entity acquired in excess of 15 Million square feet and 450 acres of land in various stages of development in Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth and Houston.
Prior to joining ML Realty, Harmon held positions at Ryan Companies U.S. as Vice-President of Development and also at Meridian Industrial Trust as Regional Vice President.
Greg Thurman, CEO for RPG, stated “We are excited to have Pete join our firm. His experience and abilities coupled with our national platform should be a great combination. Pete will be instrumental in opening the Midwest Region as well as expanding our presence in the State of Texas.”
About Ridgeline Property Group
Ridgeline Property Group (“RPG”), headquartered in Atlanta, is a privately held, commercial development and investment firm that operates throughout the United States. With over 100 years of combined experience in the commercial real estate industry, the company’s leadership team has developed in excess of 100 million square feet and acquired more than 50 million square feet of industrial and office space. RPG serves as a capital deployment vehicle and a third-party operator for investors and users focused on investment-grade development and acquisition opportunities. Through its strategic relationships with both private and institutional debt and equity, the firm focuses on speculative and build-to-suit development, “value-add” acquisition projects as well as third party asset and development management opportunities. For additional information, please visit the company website at www.ridgelinepg.com.