(Weston, Tampa and Orlando, Fla. – Jan. 8, 2014) Edward P. Mitchell has been promoted to Regional Senior Vice President for Duke Realty’s Florida operations. In his new position, Mitchell will assume responsibility for the company’s Central Florida operations, in addition to its South Florida business unit. Mitchell will oversee the leasing and management of Duke Realty’s more than 12-million-square-foot industrial and office portfolio in the state, as well as work to identify acquisition and development opportunities, new land positions and prospects for build-to-suit development.
A 30-year commercial real estate veteran, Mitchell has overseen Duke Realty’s South Florida operations since 2007. Prior to joining Duke Realty, he worked for two other commercial real estate companies with interests in South Florida.
Mitchell has his MBA from the University of Texas and a bachelor’s degree in Building Construction from the University of Florida. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Broward Alliance and the board of the South Florida chapter of NAIOP (National Association of Industrial and Office Properties).
Mitchell will have offices in Weston and Orlando. Duke Realty’s Weston office is located at 2400 North Commerce Parkway, Suite 405, Weston, Fla., 33326, and its Orlando office is located at 4700 Millenia Boulevard, Suite 380, Orlando, Fla. 32839. His office phone numbers are 407.241.0000 and 954.453.5660 in Weston and Orlando, respectively.
About Duke Realty
Duke Realty owns and operates approximately 149.3 million rentable square feet of industrial and office assets, including medical office, in 22 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. More information about Duke Realty is available at www.dukerealty.com.