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Irvine Co. Inks More Than 100K SF at One North Wacker in Chicago

Irvine Company Office Properties signed five leases totaling 103,307 square feet at One North Wacker, UBS Tower, the 50-story modern workplace community in the heart of Chicago’s famed central business district, the Loop. The largest of the recent leasing activity included Fitch Group taking 65,392 square feet to occupy suites 2200 and 2300.

The global financial information services company will relocate from 70 W. Madison Street in 2020. JLL’s Eric Kunkel represented the tenant.

Four other deals signed at One North Wacker include:

Wipfli LLP leased 21,000 square feet, and was represented by CBRE’s Gary Fazzio and Bill Sheehy
The Jordan Company leased 8,653 square feet and was represented JLL’s Christine Bower and Brian Means
May River Capital leased 4,985 square feet and was represented by Advocate’s David Knight
Heard Capital leased 3,277 square feet and was represented by Transwestern’s Larry Serota

JLL’s Brad Despot, Annie Nicolau and Mark Georgas represented the landlord.

One North Wacker recently received a prestigious LEED Platinum Certification, the highest certification awarded by USGBC.

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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.

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