LOS ANGELES, CA – March 17, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — Mark Larson, a Principal of Lee & Associates, has been named President of the Lee & Associates-Investment Services Group (Lee ISG), a commercial real estate investment brokerage and member of the Lee & Associates group of companies.
“We’ve reached critical mass in a very short time, and the appointment of a president is the natural next step in our growth.” said Mike Tingus, Chairman of Lee ISG, “Mark has the experience and the track record to move us to the next level.” Larson joined Lee & Associates in January, 2009 as a Founding Principal of Lee ISG. A 30-year commercial real estate veteran, Larson was previously with CB Richard Ellis where he designed the business plan for the Private Client Group and later at Grubb & Ellis, founding the Private Capital Investment Group.
Lee ISG, which launched in October, 2008 with just two brokers, has since grown to 13 agents. The company’s unique business model enables its commercial real estate investment specialists to work closely with local market specialists in each of the 43 Lee & Associates offices across the country to identify opportunities and successfully execute transactions for its clients.
“My goal for ISG is to enhance our brand throughout the commercial real estate investment industry,” said Larson, “and grow our revenue through strategic recruitment of experienced and high integrity sales professionals that are interested in taking advantage of the outstanding Lee & Associates platform.”
About Lee & Associates-Investment Services Group
Lee & Associates-Investment Services Group provides commercial real estate brokerage and advisory services to public and private investors, investment trusts, high net worth individuals and banks and lending institutions throughout Southern California and the nation. Utilizing a team approach that allows us to customize resources to the requirements of each assignment, we assist clients to capitalize on opportunities and build wealth while minimizing costs and mitigating risk. Our agents represent a comprehensive spectrum of expertise including acquisitions and dispositions, 1031 exchanges, real estate investment consulting, land assemblage, property and portfolio evaluation and market research and analysis for office, industrial, retail, shopping center, NNN and multifamily assets. As a member of the Lee & Associates Group of Companies we also provide our clients with access to local market expertise through 43 offices in California, Arizona, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indian a, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, South Carolina, Texas and Wisconsin. For more information, contact us at 213-623-1305 or visit us online at www.lee-isg.com.