MINNEAPOLIS & OMAHA (May 22, 2012) — Cushman & Wakefield/NorthMarq (www.cushwakenm.com
) announced that it has been awarded the property management assignment for the 30-story Woodmen Tower at 1700 Farnam Street and the World Building at 203 S 18th St. The 600,000 sq. ft. multi-tenant buildings are owned by their largest tenant, Woodmen of the World. Cushman & Wakefield/NorthMarq will also be responsible for the buildings’ two parking ramps, consisting of 1,168 parking stalls and an attached skyway.
"We are thrilled about this assignment and look forward to working with Woodmen of the World,” said Joanne Lehrke
, RPA, C&W/NorthMarq senior vice president/regional director. “The Woodmen Tower is a landmark in the community with the designation of being the second tallest building in the city.”
The management team will consist of Kim Cohen
, vice president/area manager, and Ron Nieman
, general manager, and a team of nine employees focusing on operations and engineering. This is the second assignment for Cushman & Wakefield/NorthMarq in Omaha.
The company also manages the ConAgra campus in Omaha, which is composed of nearly 1 million sq. ft. of office space. Cushman & Wakefield/NorthMarq’s managed portfolio is primarily focused in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, but manages commercial buildings for investors and corporate clients in a number of other locations, including Denver, Chicago and Phoenix.
Cushman & Wakefield\NorthMarq
Cushman & Wakefield/NorthMarq manages more than 50 million sq. ft. of retail, industrial and office assets, completes more than $1 billion in transactions annually and employs more than 500 professionals. Through its partnership with Cushman & Wakefield, the company provides innovative solutions to its occupier and investor clients within the Minneapolis/St. Paul region and around the world, offering Transaction Services, Capital Markets Services, Occupier and Investor Services and Real Estate Advisory. A recognized leader in real estate research, the firm publishes a broad array of proprietary reports available at www.cushwakenm.com