Movers and Shakers Week Ending 12.06.19
Ware Malcomb Announces New Land Surveying Manager
Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, announced Justin C. Scheitler has joined the firm as land surveying manager in the Denver Civil Engineering office. In this position, Scheitler leads and manages Ware Malcomb’s Land Surveying Group for clients across Colorado.
Ware Malcomb has provided surveying services for clients in the past, and the strategic hire of Scheitler will provide a comprehensive and consistent approach and grow the firm’s land surveying services.
Services provided by Ware Malcomb’s Land Surveying Group include ALTA surveys, subdivision platting, design surveys, and topographic surveys, among others. The firm’s land surveying projects range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. The seamless integration between Ware Malcomb’s land surveying services and the in-house civil engineering and architecture teams provides cost-savings and efficiency benefits to clients.
“We are thrilled to have Justin join our Ware Malcomb team to lead the land surveying group,” said Tom Jansen, principal of Ware Malcomb’s Civil Engineering Group. “He has already hit the ground running to provide extraordinary value and input to our work, and we look forward to his continued contributions in the years ahead.”
“We are excited to strengthen our land surveying services as part of an integrated approach that increases the accuracy, quality, and efficiency of every project,” added Jansen. “Our team members utilize the latest in surveying technology to provide increased productivity and timely results for our clients.”
Scheitler is a professional land surveyor, licensed in the State of Colorado, with more than 14 years of experience in the profession. His previous surveying experience includes commercial, residential, railroad, drainage and bathymetric surveys and construction surveys. He holds an Associate of Applied Science in Land Surveying from the Denver Institute of Technology/Westwood College. He is a member of the Professional Land Surveyors of Colorado Central Chapter, the Western Federation of Professional Surveyors and The National Society of Professional Surveyors.
Avison Young Expands its Office Agency Bench in Denver
Keith Lipton, Avison Young principal and chief operating officer, U.S. Operations, today announced the appointment of Joe Serieno as Avison Young principal to enhance its landlord representation and agency leasing practice in Denver.
“Joe specializes in leasing commercial office buildings across metro Denver, working in close partnership with some of the nation’s most respected commercial real estate owners,” said Lipton. “Joe’s passion and creativity will create significant value for clients as we help them achieve their goals by creating and implementing customized strategic leasing plans.”
Avison Young provides landlord representation and agency leasing services for some of the largest global real estate owners and operators. Our expertise includes everything from new “ground-up” construction leasing to repositioning existing assets for competitive success in local markets.
“It is refreshing to join Avison Young, which is owned by its professionals, is truly collaborative with no internal business silos, and is solely focused on the needs of its clients,” said Serieno. “I look forward to the opportunity to drive the expansion of Avison Young’s office agency relationships in Denver.”
Serieno joins Avison Young from CBRE, where he was senior vice president within its Advisory & Transaction Services Office. Over the course of his career, Serieno has represented more than 15 million square feet of space across 60 office projects.
In addition, Chad Alexander joins Avison Young as a senior associate in Denver. Alexander also joins from CBRE and will continue to focus on office leasing alongside Serieno.
Progressive Commercial Interiors Firm VESTA Adds Project Manager
VESTA, a Denver-based commercial interiors general contractor with a modern approach to construction and client service, recently welcomed Project Manager Dylan Loch to its team.
With nearly a decade of construction, project management and engineering experience, Loch will lead tenant improvement projects from conception through occupancy while partnering with clients, subcontractors, designers and architects to deliver high-quality interiors within VESTA’s growing portfolio.
“Dylan’s commitment to client service and his streamlined, organized approach to project management allows our clients to remain focused on their business while their space is under construction,” said Kristen Cummings, chief experience officer at VESTA. “Our goal is always to deliver the ultimate construction experience, which is why we’re thrilled to add someone as reliable as Dylan to our team.”
Prior to joining VESTA, Loch served as a project manager for Executive Construction, Inc. in Chicago. In addition to overseeing corporate tenant interior and ground-up commercial projects, Loch spearheaded business development initiatives and established strong working relationships with important project stakeholders.
“VESTA creates impactful spaces that help our clients thrive,” Loch said. “From a focus on the people, process and technology to an approach that’s inspired by relationships, quality and transparency, VESTA is committed to doing more. I’m eager to join such a talented team and hit the ground running.”
Loch earned his bachelor’s degree in civil and environmental engineering from the University of Illinois.
Matt Oermann Moves to Senior Living Division at United Properties
United Properties announced that Matt Oermann has moved to a new role as senior development manager within the senior housing group, effective Nov. 1, 2019. As Senior Development Manager, Oermann will play an integral role in the expansion of United Properties’ senior living business in the Colorado market.
“Senior housing is a fast-growing area within United Properties, and we’re pleased to have Matt on our team as we build on the success of our first senior housing collaboration in the Colorado market, Balfour of Littleton, and introduce Colorado residents to our successful senior living co-op model, Applewood Pointe,” said Mark Nelson, executive vice president, residential development, United Properties.
Oermann joined United Properties in 2015 and was promoted to senior development manager in March 2019. He has worked on various aspects of development, from construction management, sales, acquisitions, sourcing, underwriting and more, working primarily on the INOVA developments. Oermann will continue to oversee the initial phase of the INOVA Aero development while he transitions to senior housing.
Prior to joining United Properties, Oermann spent 12 years in design and construction management with Project One Integrated Services and Turner Construction. He holds an MBA in entrepreneurship, finance and real estate from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Michigan.