Brennan Investment Group will develop a 118,800-square-foot build-to-suit warehouse facility for Zippy Shell Incorporated in Bartlett, IL. The tenant is a portable storage and moving company that delivers storage containers directly to the end user’s home or business.
“With assistance from Jack Brennan at CBRE, we acquired a ‘ready-to-go’ 7.3-acre industrial parcel for Zippy Shell in Blue Heron Business Park,” said Tod Greenwood, executive director of build-to-suit development and managing principal at Brennan. “The site is ideally located and will allow Zippy to serve both the north and western suburbs of Chicago.”
Added Kevin Brennan, managing principal of Brennan’s Midwest region, “We used the power of Brennan’s platform to serve Zippy Shell. Tod’s team worked with Zippy to understand their needs, and Brennan’s Chicago team located the site and will manage the construction of the facility.”
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 GlobeSt.com 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).