(Conshohocken, Pa. ‒ Dec. 5, 2016) The Northeast Region office of Duke Realty Corporation (Duke Realty), a leading nationwide REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) specializing in the ownership, management and development of quality industrial facilities, has hired Benjamin B. Rosen as Vice President of Leasing and Development for New Jersey. Rosen, an eight-year commercial real estate veteran, will oversee the company’s 2.5-million-square-foot New Jersey industrial portfolio with a goal of growing the portfolio through new development and investment opportunities in the market.
“We are pleased to add an experienced commercial real estate professional to our team to help us with our leasing and development activities in the market,” said Jeff Palmquist, Senior Vice President of Duke Realty’s Northeast Region. “Ben has a proven record of success in commercial real estate and will be a real asset to our operations.”
Rosen comes to Duke Realty after managing commercial real estate investment and leasing transactions for KTR Capital Partners and Woodmont Industrial Partners. During his tenure with these two companies, he was involved in nearly $1.2 billion in transactions. A graduate of the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Rosen earned his a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a double major in Real Estate and Finance.
About Duke Realty
In the Northeast Region states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland and Virginia, Duke Realty owns, manages or has under development approximately 9.7 million square feet of industrial properties and has strategic land positions available for future development. Duke Realty’s Pennsylvania office is located at 161 Washington Street, Suite 1020, Conshohocken, PA. The phone number is 484.533.6500.
On a nationwide basis, Duke Realty owns, maintains an interest in or has under development approximately 138 million rentable square feet of industrial and medical office assets in 21 major U.S. metropolitan areas. Duke Realty Corporation is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol DRE and is listed on the S&P MidCap 400 Index. The company maintains a Baa1 rating from Moody’s Investor Service and a BBB rating from Standard & Poor’s Financial Services. More information about Duke Realty is available at www.dukerealty.com. Duke Realty also can be followed on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and YouTube.