Dedeaux Expands Portfolio of California Transportation-Oriented Properties
Los Angeles-based Dedeaux Properties completed a 40,040-square-foot, state-of-the-art truck terminal in Fontana, CA. Located on a nine-acre site at 10701-10789 Redwood Ave., this highly secured facility features 157 trailer parking stalls and 74 dock high doors. International logistics firm CEVA Freight signed a five-year lease for the property.
The SoCal-based industrial investor and developer is also planning to break ground on a 101-door cross dock facility with 144 trailer parking doors in Rancho Cucamonga after acquiring an 11.47-acre industrial site at 8822 Etiwanda Ave. Construction is scheduled to commence Q1 2018.
The company also signed long-term leases at trucking facilities in key SoCal industrial markets. Deals include an unnamed Fortune 100 logistics company taking a long-term lease for a 24/7 fully secured truck storage facility at 20825 Currier Rd. in the City of Industry, and Central Transport signing a five-year lease extension and expansion at 550 Alameda St. in Compton.
Dennis Kaiser is Vice President of Content and Public Relations for Connect Commercial Real Estate. Dennis is a communications leader with more than 30 years of experience including as a journalist and in corporate and agency marketing communications roles. He is responsible for Connect’s client content operations and is involved in a range of initiatives ranging from content strategy, message development, copywriting, media relations, social media and content marketing services.
In his most recent corporate communications roles, he led a regional public relations effort across Southern California for CBRE, played a key marketing role on JLL’s national retail team, and was responsible for directing the global public relations effort at ValleyCrest, the nation’s largest commercial landscape services company.
In addition to his vast commercial real estate experience, Dennis has worked on communications and launch strategies for a number of residential projects such as Disney’s Celebration in Florida, Ritter Ranch in Palmdale California (7,200 homes, 22,000 acres), WaterColor in Florida and PremierGarage in Phoenix.
Dennis’s agency background included firms such as Idea Hall and Macy + Associates. He has earned an outstanding reputation with organization leaders as a trusted advisor, strategic program implementer, consensus builder and exceptional collaborator.
Dennis has developed and managed national communications programs for Fortune 500 companies to start-ups, both public and private. He’s successfully worked with journalists across the globe representing clients involved in major-breaking news stories, product launches, media tours, and company news announcements.
Dennis has been involved in a host of charitable and community organizations including the American Cancer Society, Easter Seals, BoyScouts, Chrysalis Foundation, Freedom For Life, HOLA, L.A.’s BEST, Reach Out and Read, Super Bowl Host Committee, and Thunderbirds Charities.