Contact: Jay Butterfield
AMERICAN REALTY ADVISORS HIRE MARKETING DIRECTOR
American Realty Advisors Hires Marketing Director
Glendale, California (June 14, 2012): American Realty Advisors is pleased to announce that Leanne Cobb has joined the firm as Director of Marketing. In this role, Ms. Cobb will be responsible for the oversight and execution of American’s marketing and public relations strategy for the firm and its investment products, and will focus on promoting and expanding American’s already well-established identity to the institutional community. In addition, Ms. Cobb will be responsible for coordinating the firm’s internal marketing resources with American’s Investment, Asset Management, and Marketing/Client Service teams. Ms. Cobb’s role at American is a newly-created position resulting from the firm’s continued growth and increased real estate presence nationwide.
Prior to joining American, Ms. Cobb served as a Marketing Manager with Arden Realty, a GE Capital Real Estate Company, for over 7 years where she was responsible for brand implementation, project leasing, marketing and digital campaigns and corporate communications. Ms. Cobb is involved in a wide range of community organizations, including ULI (Urban Land Institute) where she serves on the Communications and Women’s Leadership council and is also a Sustainability Product Council member.
Jay Butterfield, Managing Director at American, stated “Leanne’s extensive brand experience and broad understanding of the changing dynamics and rapidly evolving marketing solutions in the real estate industry will be an essential part of American’s overall marketing effort. Not only will she further develop American’s vision and communication strategy, she will also work with our senior professionals to operationalize that vision to our client and the investment community at large."
American is an investment advisor registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, as amended, and a leading provider of real estate investment management services to institutional investors. With over $4.5 billion* in assets under management, American has provided real estate investment management services to institutional investors for over 23 years utilizing core and value-added commingled funds and separate accounts. The firm’s portfolios include office, industrial, multi-family, and retail properties nationwide. Information regarding American can be found online at www.americanreal.com.
*Assets under management represent approximate gross market value of all assets and accounts managed by American as of March 31, 2012 which includes cash and cash equivalents and excludes partners’ share of equity and partners’ share of debt on partnership investments.