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20-Year Industrial Tenant Renews in Harvard

Colliers International | Chicago’s Jim Herbst, Brian Netzky and Mike Morgan represented Altium Packaging in its 126,304-square-foot, long-term industrial lease extension at 875 W. Diggins Rd. in Harvard, IL.

The building features 28’ clear ceiling height, 11 docks and 5,000 square feet of office space. Designers of packaging solutions for beverage and consumer industrial products, Altium manufactures products on-site and has been a tenant at the property since 1999.

Altium has a network of 60 plants in the U.S. and Canada. The company also has production facilities in West Chicago, IL.

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Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications. Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).

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