Jim Connor Highlights Duke Realty’s LEED Development, Corporate Responsibility at REITweek

When Duke Realty Chairman and CEO Jim Connor sat down with Matt Bechard at REITweek: 2019 Investor Conference, talk quickly turned to sustainability. Duke Realty, Connor said, is a leader in LEED development with 28 LEED-certified professionals in its construction and development group. “We believe in being a good corporate citizen,” he said, “and that… Continue Reading

Duke Realty’s 2018 Corporate Responsibility Report Details Environmental, Social, and Governance Programs and Progress

Fulfilling our corporate responsibility requires vigilance; that’s why we’ve established a Corporate Responsibility Council to drive, monitor, and assess Duke Realty’s efforts to protect the environment, support our communities, and ensure ethical business practices. Accountability is a large part of the process, so we share the results of our environmental, social, and governance (ESG) activities… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Pledges Support to The Robert A. Reaumond Foundation after Pancreatic Cancer Claims the Lives of Two Industry Colleagues

(Indianapolis, IN – June 11, 2019) When Jay Archer, a Vice President with Duke Realty, and Bob Reaumond, Executive Vice President of CBRE, worked together on a 1.3 million-square-foot, build-to-suit lease in Lebanon Business Park in 2003, little did they know that less than 15 years later they would both lose their lives to pancreatic… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Named American Red Cross Disaster Responder Member

(Indianapolis, IN – June 10, 2019) Duke Realty (NYSE:DRE), the leading domestic-focused industrial property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the country, has been named an American Red Cross Disaster Responder Member as a result of the company and its employees’ generosity. This elite designation is reserved for the largest supporters nationwide of the organization’s… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Offices Earn “Best Places to Work” Recognition

  The true mark of a company’s character isn’t how it talks about values—it’s how it embodies them. At Duke Realty, we are committed to creating an environment that nurtures and rewards employees, promotes respect, and encourages everyone to contribute their talents to our success. That’s why we’re so pleased to announce that our offices… Continue Reading

2017 Corporate Responsibility Report Highlights Duke Realty’s Environmental, Social, and Governance Progress

Duke Realty’s annual Corporate Responsibility Report highlights our commitment to corporate responsibility in environmental, social, and governance (ESG) matters. Each year, Duke Realty takes stock of its sustainability goals and accomplishments. Our 2017 report shows the progress we’ve made in protecting our environment, supporting our associates and communities, and ensuring the long-term success of our… Continue Reading

Nearly 300 Duke Realty Associates Partner with the American Red Cross on Fire Safety Campaign for Annual Day of Service

As part of our Annual Day of Service, associates from our Indianapolis office—along with associates from 15 other Duke Realty offices nationwide—worked with the American Red Cross on their “Sound the Alarm, Save a Life” campaign. Our volunteers helped install free smoke alarms, replaced batteries in existing alarms, and assisted families in creating fire escape… Continue Reading

May 4, 2018: Duke Realty Associates in Indianapolis and Around the Country Will Partner with American Red Cross in its “Sound the Alarm, Save a Life” campaign.

(Indianapolis, IN – May 1, 2018) Duke Realty associates in Indianapolis, along with associates from its 15 other offices nationwide, will install free smoke alarms, replace batteries in existing alarms, and help families create fire escape plans on Friday, May 4, 2018, as part of the American Red Cross “Sound the Alarm, Save a Life”… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Reshaping Communities in New Jersey and Maryland

When once-thriving manufacturers close or shift operations, it can be hard for the communities around them to shoulder the loss. That’s what happened in Linden, New Jersey, and Baltimore, Maryland, after General Motors shuttered its assembly plants in those locations. The closures put thousands out of work and saddled those cities with vacant properties. Duke… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Finds Strength in Diversity and Inclusion

 At Duke Realty, we take our commitment to diversity and inclusion seriously. Whether it’s through our community involvement, diversity networking programs, diversity and inclusion initiatives, or commitment to supplier diversity, we’re always finding new ways to improve by focusing on what makes us unique. Our diversity council has been working for more than 15… Continue Reading